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Maui Electric Company would like to inform the public that the Makawao, Olinda area is experiencing a power outage.
A new twist on an old battle over freedom of speech.. The American Civil Liberties Union is going toe-to-toe with Maui county over cyberspace! KITV4's Catherine Cruz is here with the story.
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has ISSUED a FLOOD ADVISORY for the ISLAND OF MAUI, in effect until 8:15 p.m. This advisory may need to be extended if heavy rain persists.
Maui Electric Co. received the approval this week from Hawaii regulators to begin working on a power purchase agreement with a California firm on a proposed agricultural energy project, which would generate up to 6 megawatts of biogas energy, according to public records.
The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a HIGH WIND WATCH, in effect from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon.
WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i - The public is advised that the County of Maui has been experiencing intermittent technical issues with phones located in County offices at One Main Plaza.
Air Temperatures ranged between these warmest and coolest spots near sea level - and on the highest mountain tops on Maui and the Big Islanda 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.
WAILUKU, Maui, Hawai`i - The Department of Environmental Management has announced that the Waiehu Recycling Center on Kahekili Highway at Maka'ala Drive will be closed as of Monday, April 7, 2014, due to low levels of use and frequent illegal dumping at the site.
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.