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Lahaina Man Drowns at Puka Maui Hike

At 12:25 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, rescue crews responded to the Kailua area in East Maui after it was reported that a male had drowned in the ocean at the spot known as Puka Maui. At 12:57 p.m. the fire department’s Air-1 helicopter spotted the male victim with five other people on a rocky point near the water’s …

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Judge Recalls Arrest Warrant After Man Responds in Hawaiian Instead of English

On Thursday morning, Maui District Court Judge Blaine Kobayashi issued an order recalling the bench warrant in State v. Samuel Kaleikoa Kaeo, case number 2DCW-17-0002038. Therefore, Mr. Kaeo is not subject to arrest. In addition, a hearing has been scheduled regarding the use of a Hawaiian language interpreter. The Judiciary says it will be reviewing its policies regarding the provision …

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