First photo: A surfer sets up for a tube ride at Honolua Bay on Wednesday afternoon. Maui and Molokai have been under a high-surf warning from noon Tuesday through 6 p.m. today, with waves of 30 to 40 feet expected along north-facing shores of both islands and waves of 20 to 30 feet along west-facing shores of Molokai.
Second photo: Shredding a Honolua Bay wave, a surfer heads for a bottom turn Wednesday.
Lahainaluna quarterback Esekielu Storer plays in a game last year. HHSAA Executive Director Chris Chun said Wednesday that Maui and Kauai counties are the most likely to be able to play football this school year. The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo
Deputy Public Defender Tyler Stevenson shows jurors a photo of Dwayne Tuck wearing the shirt he said was ripped when Christy Kajiwara-Gusman took her cellphone from him. The photo was part of defense evidence presented Nov. 24 in Tuck’s trial, the first jury trial in the state since the COVID-19 pandemic. Deputy Prosecutors Sally Tobin (left) and Joanne Hicks look on.
Second Circuit Judge Rhonda Loo presides over the first jury trial in the state since the COVID-19 pandemic. The Maui News / LILA FUJIMOTO photos
Christy Kajiwara-Gusman testifies in the 2nd Circuit Court trial of Dwayne Tuck on Nov. 24. He was found not guilty of assaulting her after she grabbed her cellphone from him. The Maui News / LILA FUJIMOTO photos
Dwayne Tuck is sworn in as a witness before taking the stand Nov. 24 in his trial. Second Circuit Judge Rhonda Loo presided over the first jury trial in the state since the pandemic.
The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photos
Makawao resident and student Aniston Eyre, director of the Hawaii International Film Festival award-winning documentary “Wagon,” is pictured.
“Wagon,” a documentary by 2020 King Kekaulike grad Aniston Eyre, is the first student entry in Hawaii International Film Festival history to win the audience award. Photos courtesy Aniston Eyre
An aerial map shows the portion of West Vineyard Street that will close for construction work starting Dec. 14. MAUI COUNTY graphic