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East Maui Electronics and Heavy Metal Event

The County of Maui Department of Environmental Management will operate a Hana Metals and Electronics Recycling Event for East Maui residents every day from May 30 to June 1, 2019 at 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Hana Landfill. Metal items accepted include large appliances, up to 15 auto tires, auto batteries, propane tanks and scrap metals. Appliances accepted …

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Heavy Metals and Electronic Recycling Event Scheduled in Hana

The County of Maui Department of Environmental Management will operate a Hana Metals and Electronics Recycling Event for East Maui residents every day from May 30 to June 1, 2019 at 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Hana Landfill. Metal items accepted include large appliances, up to 15 auto tires, auto batteries, propane tanks and scrap metals. Appliances accepted …

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DOT Preparing for Potential Hana Highway Response

As the Tropical Storm Warning continues for Maui County, the Hawai`i Department of Transportation is preparing for potential impacts to state routes on Maui and is focusing on prestaging plans for Hana Highway (Route 360). HDOT responded to over a dozen landslide and tree fall events on Hana Highway between August 23 through August 28, and urges those unfamiliar with …

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Falling Rock Kills Indiana Visitor at Oheo Gulch

Fire crews and park rangers from Haleakala National Park on Sunday morning recovered the body of a 34-year-old Fort Wayne, Indiana man who was fatally injured by a falling rock near the Waimoku Falls in the Kipahulu District of Haleakala National Park in East Maui. Emergency dispatchers received the call at 6:21 p.m. Saturday, May 5, from a man who …

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Haleakala National Park Changes Entrance Fees to Address Infrastructure Needs & Improve Visitor Experience

The National Park Service (NPS) announced today Haleakalā National Park will modify its entrance fees to provide additional funding for infrastructure and maintenance needs to enhance the visitor experience. Starting June 1, 2018, the Tri Park Annual Pass will go from $30 to $50, to align with other national parks that have similar visitation. The Tri Park Annual Pass allows …

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Visitors Airlifted from Bamboo Forest Trail

At 12:32 p.m. on Monday, fire crews were dispatched to a male and female in their 30’s reported to be stranded by high stream waters at the Bamboo Forest Trail in East Maui. Paia firefighters were on scene at 1:07 p.m. and found the couple on the opposite side of the first stream crossing not far from the trailhead. The …

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Hana DWS Customers Asked to Conserve Water Due to Pump Failure

Maui Electric Company is working on restoring electricity in the Koali area of Hana.  Due to the lack of electricity, the booster pump in the Koali area is not functioning.   The Department of Water Supply is requesting that all consumers in the area conserve water until 10 a.m. Thursday morning.  Call the 24-hour service line at 270-7633 if a water-related problem occurs or if …

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