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WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i - A section of Hansen Road will be closed between Mokulele Highway and Pulehu Road for approximately two days to allow the removal of dead trees overhanging the road.
NTSB investigator Andrew Swick at the site of the wreckage of the plane that crashed on Lanai on Feb. 26. The twin-engine Piper Navajo Chieftain was destroyed by fire after it crashed at 9:30 p.m. on Feb. 26. An examination by the investigators of a small commercial plane that crashed in a former Lanai pineapple field last month field revealed a ... (more)
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating last month's crash that killed the pilot and two Maui County Planning Department employees.
Hawaiian Electric Co. said Tuesday that it will soon begin installing smart-grid technologies for 5,200 customers on Oahu as part of its grid modernization efforts.
The National Weather Service says winter rain in January and February helped lift three-year "extreme" and "severe" drought warnings.
The Economic Development, Energy, Agriculture and Recreation Committee will meet on Friday, March 14 at 1:30 p.m. to consider a bill to ban tobacco use and products in county parks, including beaches, and a resolution relating to roadside stands and farmers' markets, Committee Chair Don Guzman announced today.
Maui County agencies are reconsidering how much government employees should travel by air for work after recent deadly plane crashes on Lanai and Molokai.
Maui Electric Company would like to inform the public that parts of Kahului is experiencing a power outage.
Cooke Memorial Pool in Kaunakakai, Molokai will be closed indefinitely starting tomorrow, March 8th.
A bill to reallocate funding for repairs to the Kalakupua Playground at Giggle Hill in Haiku will be considered at the Budget and Finance Committee meeting on Tuesday, March 11 at 1:30 p.m., Councilmember Mike White announced today.
For Immediate Release: March 7, 2014 Press Release by: Councilmember Don S. Guzman, Chair Economic Development, Energy, Agriculture, and Recreation Committee Councilmember Guzman proposes streamlining agricultural regulations WAILUKU, Hawaii Councilmember Don S. Guzman has introduced a resolution urging the administration to adopt a unified ... (more)
As visitor arrivals and expenditures leveled off in the second half of 2013, businesses need to focus on "elevating the experiential elements" that are unique to Hawaii in order to stay competitive with other destinations that may be less expensive, island tourism leaders were told Thursday.
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has ISSUED a FLOOD ADVISORY for the ISLAND OF MAUI, in effect until 9:00 a.m. This advisory may need to be extended if heavy rain persists.