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Firefighters Cut Large Firebreak to Protect Skill Village Residents

Maui Fire Department crews have cut a large firebreak to protect residents in the area of Skill Village in Paia due to the Haliimaile fire. The approximately 3,000-acre fire remains about a half mile away and does not pose any immediate threat. Fire crews continue to work on-scene and police are ready to respond, if needed. Photo Credit: Lt. Ryan …

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Maui Firefighters Tackle Large Brush Fire Near Haliimaile

4:30 PM UPDATE: Maui Firefighters continue to battle a large brush fire that started on the makai side of Haliimaile road near the gun range and Haleakala Highway. About 40 MFD personnel are on the scene along with Air 1, 2, & 3 along with MFD tankers, and several dozers and water tankers from private companies. Heavy equipment is on …

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UPDATE: Ige Announces Trans-pacific Pre-Travel Testing Program

Gov. David Ige announced today all travelers arriving in Hawai‘i from out-of-state will be required to get a valid COVID-19 test prior to their arrival, and to show proof of a negative test result, to avoid the 14-day quarantine. The pre-travel testing program begins Aug. 1. Out-of-state travelers arriving in Hawai‘i must get a PCR test prior to arrival from any …

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