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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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Hana Single-Vehicle Crash Under Investigation

On Tuesday, September 11 at approximately 9:50 p.m., Hana Patrol Officers were assigned to investigate a Motor Vehicle Crash which occurred in Hana. The crash occurred as a black Toyota Matrix 4DSD, traveling south on Hana Highway, crossed left on center and collided into a tree on the opposite shoulder of the roadway. The operator of the vehicle, a 21-year-old …

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Hana’s Only Gas Station to Close Through May 25

Maui County officials say that Hana’s only gas station has informed them that an extended closure is anticipated as the business changes out their fuel pumps. The closure will begin on Wednesday and last through May 25. A Maui Oil fuel truck will be available from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., a daily four hour window, during the 10 tens …

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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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Crews Recover Body of Oahu Man from East Maui Stream

At 1:51 p.m. on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, emergency crews in East Maui responded to mile marker 21 on the Hana Highway for a person that fell into a pond and did not resurface. At 2:26 p.m. firefighters arrived at West Wailua Iki Stream in Wailua and learned that a 27-year-old male had fallen into the pond while taking photos …

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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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Assistance Sought in IDing Recovered Body

The Maui Police Department and the National Park Service are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a male individual recovered in the Kipahulu area of Hana in September. Maui Crime Stoppers officials say the adult body is of a Caucasian male, in the age range of late 20’s to early 30’s and about 5-foot-10. Weight, eye color and hair color …

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Hana High and Elementary School among a multitude of winners in the 10th annual E Ola Pono Campaign

The E Ola Pono campaign, which encourages youth groups to promote peace, pono and respect at their schools and communities through student–led campaigns, celebrated its 10th year with winning projects from across the state. The campaign was created as a cultural response to bullying in the schools. Student groups are encouraged to actively Grow Pono – to foster respect and …

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