The Maui Newshttp://www.mauinews.comTop Headlinesen-usThu, 2 Oct 2014 04:12:20 EDTThu, 2 Oct 2014 04:12:20 EDT need specifics on utility's plan Electric Companies says that "renewable energy, while increasingly cost effective, can replace much, but not all of the fossil-fuel based generation because of its intermittent natur.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTCouncil needs to act now on issue of pay equity County of Maui administration, under Section 89-9(f)(2) HRS, has the authority and discretion to review the repricing of county employees at any time. It does not have to wait for a union to do it. Pay equity is an issue of fairness.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTCondition of Upper Kimo Drive keeps getting worse Sept. 22, on a Honolulu news broadcast at 5 p.m., an editorial piece concerning the sad roads on Oahu was aired. Try coming to Maui. Upper Kimo Drive should be more correctly called Upper Kimo Crawl.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTPassing farming ban would bring dire consequences love Maui. I love the people and the aloha spirit that most of the people on Maui show by the way they treat one another.Wed, 1 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTMaui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce to host Business Fest Maui Native Hawaiian Chamber of Commerce will host its 8th annual Business Fest on Thursday at the Grand Wailea. We felt it was vital to provide an open forum for Maui people to question candidates about issues of importance.Tue, 30 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT