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UPDATE: Firefighters continue to battle West Maui brush fire

On Saturday 8/25, the latest update on the West Maui Brush Fires have been posted HERE. Maui police have reopened Honoapiilani Highway in both directions. The highway had been closed earlier due to a large 300 acre brush fire. It is unknown at this time whether the fire is storm related, however wind gusts overnight helped to spread the fire …

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West Maui Hospital Foundation Seeks Financial Support

The West Maui Hospital Foundation has now been unsuccessful in two Municipal Bond Offerings to finance the West Maui Hospital due to the of lack significant community and governmental financial support. The Foundation needs this financial support from the West Maui Business Community, Maui County and State Government, Hospital Systems, and Providers to complete the construction of the West Maui …

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Habitat Maui’s 11th Annual Build-a-Thon Focuses on Lahaina Homes

Habitat for Humanity Maui will be holding its 11th annual Build-a-Thon fundraiser on Friday, September 28 and Saturday, September 29 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants will be working in the Kahoma Residential Subdivision in Lahaina, where Habitat Maui is building 10 single family homes. Participants are asked to have a personal goal of raising at least $100 in …

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ID of Woman Involved in Lahaina Theft Investigation Sought

The Maui Police Deapartment is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a woman in connection to a theft investigation that took place on June 21 in Lahaina. Authorities describe the woman as Caucasain with black hair. She was wearing a tan hat, white cover up and carrying a multi color blue bag. Anyone with information is asked to please contact …

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Half-Acre Brush Fire in Lahaina

At 12:55 p.m. on Saturday, firefighters responded to a brush fire near the Lahaina Aquatic Center on Shaw Street. Fire crews arrived at 1:02 p.m. to find a 200 foot section of brush burning in a vacant lot 50 feet from buildings at Ka Hale A Ke Ola Homeless Resource Center on Ipu Aumakua Lane. Firefighters brought the fire under …

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Lahaina Gateway Center hosts free a concert on Mother’s Day

Lahaina Gateway is proud to announce that residents and visitors alike are welcome to come shop at the center on Sunday May 13th from 11AM-1PM and experience a performance by Elua Kane and Aumakua Productions completely free of charge. This performance is in conjunction with the Maui Gift and Craft Fair that happens every Sunday from 9AM – 2PM. The …

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Coast Guard Seeks Help Identifying Owner of Dive Float Near Lahaina

The Coast Guard is seeking the public’s help identifying the owner of an adrift dive float and flag found off Aston Paki Maui in the vicinity of Lahaina. An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Barbers Point, Oahu, launched to search the area along with crewmembers from the Maui County Fire Department. Coast Guard Sector Honolulu issued …

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Sistah Robi Kahakalau Featured at Free Lahaina Concert

Robi Kahakalau, one of Hawai‘i’s most beloved musical entertainers, will be featured at Lahaina Restoration Foundation’s free outdoor Hawaiian Music Series concert on Thursday, February 22 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 pm in front of the Baldwin Home Museum on the corner of Dickenson and Front Streets in Lahaina. Kahakalau, or “Sistah Robi,” is considered one of Hawai‘i’s most versatile female vocalists …

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Lahaina Liquor Certification Exams Canceled Until Further Notice

  Due to a staff shortage the Lahaina Office Liquor Certification Exams which are usually scheduled every Thursdays are canceled immediately until further notice. Wailuku certification exams will still be offered during their regularly scheduled times on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays at room 105 at the David Trask Building at 2145 Kaohu Street. Exam registration is from 8:15 to 8:45 a.m. and …

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HI DOT advises West Maui drivers of scheduled roadwork with detours and closures

Construction on the Honoapiilani Highway Improvements – Keawe Street to Kapunakea Street will be starting Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. The work, which includes trenching and installation of new traffic signal conduits, will be conducted daily from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday to Friday. Night work between 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. may be incorporated depending on observed traffic during …

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