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  1. Most of state remains under flood watch; Maui under flood advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A flash flood watch for Kauai was canceled but the rest of the state remains under flood watch through tomorrow afternoon. Maui County is also under a flash flood advisory until 7 a.m. today.

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  2. Fire scorches Maui brush, sugar cane fieldsRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Shortly after 8:50 p.m. Wednesday, the Maui Fire Department initially received multiple calls of two separate fires, according to a news release.

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  3. East Maui under flood advisoryRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The advisory, which is in effect until 5:15 p.m., includes Kahului, Kihei, Pauwela, Wailea, Huelo, Paia, Makawao, Puunene, Kula, Pukalani, Haliimaile and Ulupalakua. "At 2:20 p.m., radar indicated areas of heavy showers and thunderstorms along both windward and leeward slopes of Haleakala.

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  4. High bacteria levels prompt warning signs at Big Isle, Maui beachesRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The state Department of Health's Clean Water Branch posted advisory signs at various beaches on the Big Island and Maui to notify the public of high levels of enterococci. Stuart Yamada, chief of the Environmental Management Division, said the high count is due to storm water runoff associated with last week's heavy rainfall.

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  5. Approaching swell could bring high surf; Maui under flood advisoryRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The National Weather Service issued the advisory at around 1 p.m. after radar indicated heavy rain falling at 2 to 3 inches per hour along the leeward slopes of Haleakala. Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to Kahului, Kihei, Pukalani, Haliimaile, Pauwela, Wailea, Huelo, Keanae, Haiku-Pauwela, Paia, Makawao and Puunene.

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  6. State gives owner of grounded motor-boat at Kihei more time to remove itRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The owner of a 35-foot cabin motorboat has requested extra time to remove his boat from Kihei Beach, where it ran aground on Wednesday afternoon.

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  7. Voggy weather, warmer nights forecast for the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Southeasterly winds will keep vog lingering around the state, and southerly winds will make for less chilly nights for the rest of the week, the National Weather Service said. A light southeast flow has been pushing volcanic emissions from Kilauea across the islands, creating the volcanic haze, the Weather Service said.

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  8. Off-duty first responders, civilian rescue Kihei woman from house fireRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Three people rescued a 84-year-old Kihei woman after a fire broke out in the garage of her home. At about 2:16 p.m. Sunday, firefighters responded to a fire at a two-story home on Luakaha Circle.

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  9. Heavy rains cause flooding on MauiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Maui is under a flash flood warning until at least 10:30 p.m., with rain falling at a rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour in some locations.

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  10. Kihei man arrested in fatal Maui hit-and-runRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Maui police arrested a 20-year-old Kihei man Monday in connection with the fatal hit-and-run crash that killed 16-year-old Hannah Simmons. The driver was arrested on suspicion of accidents involving serious bodily injury or death and second-degree negligent homicide.

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  11. Maui police investigating near-fatal moped crash in KiheiRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Maui police say they are investigating alcohol as a possible factor in an early morning moped crash Saturday that nearly killed a 34-year-old Kihei man in Kihei. Police said the driver hit a curb while riding his black Sym moped heading north on the southbound shoulder of South Kihei Road.

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  12. Victim identified, man, 87, arrested in separate fatal hit-and-run crashesRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Officers arrested an 87-year-old Kula man in a pedestrian accident Friday that killed Destiny Delima, 30, of Kahului in Kula. Police also identified a pedestrian killed in another hit-and-run crash on Piilani Highway Sunday as Hannah Simmons of Kihei.

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  13. Maui police looking for driver in another fatal hit-and-runRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Maui police are asking for help locating a blue-colored Dodge or Chevy full size pick-up truck that fled the scene of a fatal collision on Piilani Highway Sunday night that killed a 16-year-old girl. The vehicle was traveling on Kaiwahine Street around 8:50 p.m. when it made a left turn onto Piilani Highway at the intersection of Uwapo Road in Kihei.

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  14. Bystanders help free boat aground on Maui beachRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A 24-foot motor boat returning from a snorkel trip to Molokini Crater ran out of gas and ran aground on Maui's Keawakapu Beach while trying to return to the Kihei Boat Ramp Saturday afternoon. Wailea firefighters found the boat beached and three men and two women trying to keep it from washing further onto the sand around 3:51 p.m., fire official said.

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  15. Lifeguards close Maui beaches because of circling hammerheadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A sign warning of a shark sighting folowing an incident involving a surfer at Kalama Bowls on Maui in 2009. Lifeguards closed several beaches in south Maui after several hammerhead sharks were seen at Kamaole Beach Park I in Kihei.

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  16. South Maui beaches reopened a day after shark attackRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Maui lifeguards removed shark warning signs and reopened beaches on the south shore today after the fire department's Air 1 helicopter did not see any signs of sharks. Lifeguards and Department of Land and Natural Resources officials closed beaches and posted warning signs from Kalama Park to the Kihei Boat Ramp Monday after a 58-year-old woman was bitten on her right leg by a large shark.

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  17. Snorkeler dies in incident off beach park in KiheiRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A 61-year-old man died today after he became distressed while snorkeling in waters off of Waipuilani Park in Kihei. At about 10:05 a.m., police said Green was snorkeling when he ran into trouble and called for help.

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  18. Unscheduled fire burns over 300 acres of sugar caneRead the original story

    Oct 31, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A fire in Maui sugar cane fields that had not been scheduled for burning consumed about about 315 acres on Monday. Maui County officials said Kahului firefighters arrived on Pulehu Road about 12:36 p.m. and found about 5 acres of sugar cane burning just off the south side of Pulehu Road, and a half-mile mauka of the Central Maui Landfill.

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  19. Fire in Maui caused an estimated $250,000 in damageRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The restaurant was unoccupied when the fire broke out. An employee at a neighboring business smelled smoke and call 911 after seeing smoke coming from the restaurant.

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  20. Snorkeler injured in shark attackRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    A 66-year-old Washington state woman was injured in a suspected shark attack Friday morning in waters off Charley Young Beach in Kihei.

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