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‘It felt like a boat hit me’

May 4, 2016 A swimmer was bitten on his right shoulder in an apparent shark attack Tuesday afternoon in Wailea, prompting the closure of South Maui beaches, police said. The attack was reported at 3:49 p.m. more »»

Century-old building demolished

May 4, 2016 Demolition of the Old Kahului Store, some 100 years old, has begun near Kahului Harbor to make room for future cargo and shipping containers, county officials sai. more »»

Stream diversion clears the Legislature

May 4, 2016 A much debated bill allowing Alexander & Baldwin to continue to divert water from East Maui for at least three years under current lease terms passed the full Senate on Tuesday and is currently... more »»

County/In Brief

May 4, 2016 Haiku-Kauhikoa now 4-way stop The intersection of Haiku and Kauhikoa roads has been converted into a four-way stop, according to the county Public Works Department. more »»

Man found guilty of assault in stabbing

May 4, 2016 WAILUKU — A man who testified his wife was holding him down by the throat when he pulled out his pocket knife and “poked” her in the chest was found guilty of first-degree assault. more »»

Local Briefs

May 4, 2016 Free wildlife photo safari at Haleakala The public is invited to join The Friends of Haleakala National Park for a nature and wildlife photo safari from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. on May 14. more »»

Historic church being fumigated

May 3, 2016 WAILUKU — Dangling from a crane and battling strong winds, crews worked Monday to wrap historic Kaahumanu Church in a tarp as part of a two-day fumigation for the termite-riddled structure. more »»

Bail remains at $1 million for ‘act of very brutal violence’

May 3, 2016 WAILUKU — Bail was maintained at $1 million for a Haiku man Monday after he allegedly beat a man to death two months ago in what the deputy prosecutor in the case characterized as a “random act of... more »»

Dunkin’ Donuts coming to Maui, but not for a few years

May 3, 2016 Aloha Petroleum announced Monday that it will be opening 15 new Dunkin’ Donuts in Hawaii, possibly three or four on Maui, according to an official with the Hawaii company. more »»

Council panel approves $659.5 million budget

May 3, 2016 The Maui County Council’s budget committee Monday hammered out a $65. more »»

Sports Authority plans to sell its assets

May 3, 2016 NEW YORK (AP) — Sports Authority will sell some or all of its assets rather than trying to reorganize under bankruptcy protection. more »»

County/In Brief

May 3, 2016 Democrats in precinct 13-2 to meet A meeting will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. today for Democratic Party members in precinct 13-2 (Haiku, Huelo and Peahi). more »»

Fundraiser pits firefighters against police

May 2, 2016 Firefighter Jack Smith of the Kahului fire station carries the ball in the first half of the Battle of the Badges flag football game at War Memorial Stadium on Saturday. more »»

Institute of Hawaiian Music sees success with nominations

May 2, 2016 A Maui-based program that allows students to study under award-winning local musicians is now in the running for awards of its own. more »»

Demolition of building to cause lane closures

May 2, 2016 A building demolition will cause lane closures on Kaahumanu Avenue and Wharf Street in Kahului this week, according to the state Department of Transportatio. more »»

Crime Watch

May 2, 2016 THIS IS A LIST of residential burglaries, stolen vehicles and vehicle break-ins in Maui County reported to the Maui Police Department from April 17 to 23. more »»

County/In Brief

May 2, 2016 Ill hiker airlifted from trail in Makena A 66-year-old Kihei woman who was feeling ill and could not walk out on her own was airlifted from the King’s Trail near La Perouse Bay in Makena on Saturday... more »»

On The Campaign Trail

May 2, 2016 Jerome “Tiger” Metcalfe, a candidate for the Maui County Council’s South Maui residency seat, will be holding a series of events this month and will be accepting donations of canned food for the Mau... more »»



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