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18 min ago | West Hawaii Today

Big Island unemployment rate increased in June

The Big Island's unemployment rate increased while the statewide unemployment rate held steady in June 2014, according to the state Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Hawaii County, HI, Kauai County, HI

6 hrs ago | County of Maui

Second-Round Small Business Revitalization Grant Program Announced for Lanai

WAILUKU, MAUI, Hawai'i - The Mayor's Office of Economic Development has announced a second-round grant assistance program designed for small businesses in the rural community of Lanai.

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Related Topix: Small Business, Personal Finance, Wailuku, HI

10 hrs ago | Maui News

Storm passes but park closures remain

The remnants of tropical system Wali made their way past Maui County late Monday afternoon, dumping a little rain as it said goodbye, with the National Weather Service canceling a flash flood watch.

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Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Weather, Flood, Kahului, HI

14 hrs ago | County of Maui

Chair's 3 Minutes: Beach alcohol ban, housing projects on the agenda

An alcohol ban at Kamaole Beach Park II in Kihei and funding for affordable-housing projects in Kula, Lahaina and Wailuku are among the proposals before the Maui County Council on Tuesday at 9 a.m. Bill 41, introduced by Council Member Don Couch of Kihei, was passed on first reading July 8 and has been supported by the Maui Police Department and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Kihei, HI, Wailuku, HI, Kula, HI, Lahaina, HI

Mon Jul 21, 2014

County of Maui

Testifiers urge committee to purchase A&B property

Four testifiers today unanimously urged the Budget and Finance Committee to choose the Kahului option over Wailuku for a new county service center.

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Related Topix: Kahului, HI, Wailuku, HI, Paia, HI

County of Maui

Storm Damage Affecting County Parks

Residents are being advised that H.A. Baldwin Park remains closed due to a fallen Ironwood tree near the restroom area.

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Maui News

Scarce hospital funding topic of planned meeting

A public meeting to discuss a plan to address an anticipated $13 million budget shortfall for state hospitals, including Maui Memorial Medical Center, will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday in the hospital's auditorium.

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Related Topix: Kula, HI, Wailuku, HI

County of Maui

Wind Notification #01 - Wind Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a WIND ADVISORY for LANAI, MOLOKAI, and KAHOOLAWE which is in effect until 4:00 p.m. this afternoon.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Honolulu Advertiser

Brown water advisory issued for Maui County

A Brown water advisory was issued for waters off Maui, Lanai, and Molokai, where brown water conditions, caused by heavy rains, exist.

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County of Maui

Special weather notification #01 - Special Weather Statement

EFFECTS: At 721 am, strong outflow associated with a collapsing thunderstorm just north of Maui county will bring strong northeasterly winds to 40 mph and gusts to 50 mph across Maui County.

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The Honolulu Advertiser

Four snorkelers rescued near Molokini Crater

The Coast Guard and the Maui County Fire Department responded an unresponsive snorkeler and three others stranded near Molokini Crater off Maui on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Maalaea, HI

County of Maui

Flood Notification #02 - Flood Advisory

The National Weather Service has extended a Flood Advisory for the island of Maui, in effect through 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood, Paia, HI, Hana, HI, Kahului, HI

Maui Weather Today

Hawaiian Islands Weather details & Aloha Paragraphs / July 20-21, 2014

Here's a link to the live web cam on the summit of near 13,800 foot Mauna Kea on the Big Island of Hawaii.

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Related Topix: Weather, Global Warming

County of Maui

Flood Notification #03 - Molokai Flash Flood Cancellation

A flash flood watch continues to be in effect for all of Maui County until 6:00 a.m. Monday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood

Fri Jul 18, 2014

County of Maui

Registration for Girls Softball

The Department of Parks and Recreation's South Maui district would like to announce the beginning of registration for their girls softball program.

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County of Maui

Maui Electric Urges Taking Storm Precautions

A Turn your refrigerator and freezer to their highest settings. If power goes out, keep the fridge and freezer closed as much as possible and food will stay fresh longer.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

County of Maui

Flood Notification #01 - Flood Advisory

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for the Island of Maui, in effect from 6:00 p.m. Saturday through 6:00 p.m. Monday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Flood

Wed Jul 16, 2014

County of Maui

Press Release: Committee to visit proposed relocation sites for county service center

WAILUKU, Hawaii On Monday, July 21, the Maui County Council's Budget and Finance Committee will inspect two proposed sites for a new county service center in Central Maui, Committee Chair Mike White announced today.

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Related Topix: Wailuku, HI, North America Travel, Travel, Hawaii Travel, Kahului, HI, Paia, HI

County of Maui

High Surf Notification #03 - High Surf Advisory

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended the HIGH SURF ADVISORY for SOUTH FACING SHORES of MAUI COUNTY, in effect until 6:00 p.m. Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Surfing, Outdoor Recreation, Sports, Swimming

Tue Jul 15, 2014

County of Maui

Tie-in of New Well Affects Water Supply in Central/South Maui

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, Shaft 33 and Iao Well will be shut down for 14 hours while contractors work on connecting the new Wailuku Well to the water system.

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Related Topix: Wailuku, HI, Kahului, HI, Paia, HI, Kihei, HI

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