First photo: Maui singer-songwriter Kalani Pe’a poses in the press room with the award for best regional roots music album for “No ‘Ane’i” at the 61st annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday in Los Angeles. Pe’a won his first Grammy Award for his debut album “E Walea” in 2017.
Second photo: Pe’a appears overcome with emotion as he walks on stage to accept the award for best regional roots music album at the Grammy Awards.
Third photo: Pe’a presents an award at the Grammy Awards on Sunday in Los Angeles.
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Paddlers take off from the starting line at Kihei Canoe Club during the Miso Phat Maui Paddling Hui race on Saturday. The Maui Paddling Hui’s next race is the Maui Jim Relay Race on Saturday in Kihei. SAM BITTNER photo
Strong winds and high surf broke multiple boats from their moorings and pushed them aground, including this sailboat just south of the Kihei Canoe Club. KEVIN OLSON photo
Police officer Travis Abarra cuts pieces off a tree branch blocking Haleakala Highway near King Kekaulike High School amid blustery conditions Sunday afternoon. The Maui News / LILA FUJIMOTO photo
Snow blankets the ground in the Polipoli Spring State Recreation Area around 8 a.m. Sunday. Polipoli experienced a rare snowfall as a powerful winter storm blew through the islands, knocking down trees and power lines and drumming up big surf that washed boats ashore. LANCE ENDO photo
Firefighters respond to a large tree that fell on a house at Halenani Place in Kihei on Sunday, causing major damage. Maui Fire Department photo