The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 2 Jul 2015 17:10:23 EDTThu, 2 Jul 2015 17:10:23 EDT smoking the law in all state parks is now banned in all state parks with a new law taking effect Wednesday, the state Department of Land and Natural Resources said. The ban covers smoking, including electronic cigarettes, and all tobacco products.Thu, 2 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTBright lights in sky are Venus, Jupiter two bright lights shining over the West Maui Mountains the last couple of days are the conjunction of planets Venus and Jupiter. A caller to The Maui News on Tuesday evening raved about the two bright stationary lights over the mountains. J..Thu, 2 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTPolice checkpoints for holiday planned are cracking down on impaired driving with increased sobriety checkpoints and other enforcement activities planned during the Fourth of July holiday weekend.Thu, 2 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTMaui youth hear words of inspiration from Robles Photo: Anthony Robles observes the action while conducting a session at the Excel Wrestling Clinic in the Lahainaluna High School wrestling room Tuesday morning.Wed, 1 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDTWitness: He was like a machine, hitting and kicking with everything he had - A maintenance worker touched his supervisor on the shoulder as if to say "no hard feelings" before the supervisor "turned around and beat him to the ground," a witness testified Tuesda.Wed, 1 Jul 2015 00:00:00 EDT