COVID-19 at a Glance

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Latest developments: • State Department of Health on Sunday reported 81 new confirmed and probable cases statewide, including 35 on Hawaii island, 32 on Oahu, 12 on Maui and two residents diagnosed out of state. On Saturday, 64 new cases were reported, including 41 on Oahu, 13 on Maui, nine ...

UH Maui College Honors Excellence in Service Awardee

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First photo: Shawna Pabingwit (right photo), University of Hawaii Maui College interim Title IX/ Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action coordinator, leaves the stage after being presented the college’s Excellence in Service Award during Saturday’s morning commencement ceremony. The ...

Felony charges upheld against men found with pistol, meth

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WAILUKU — Felony charges were upheld against two men who were arrested last month when police reported finding a loaded semiautomatic pistol and “dealer” amounts of methamphetamine in a vehicle. Nolan Fraser, 35, was driving the black Toyota 4Runner with dark window tint and Isaac ...

Kihei wastewater projects focus of presentation

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The Maui News Three new low-cost, low-energy pilot green infrastructure systems that will be constructed in Kihei this summer to purify water coming out of the Kihei Wastewater Reclamation Facility will be the topic of a free Zoom presentation at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday. The talk will be ...

Man found dead at Lanai beach

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A man died after he was pulled unresponsive from the ocean on Friday evening, according to police. At 7:11 p.m., officers responded to a call at the Polihua Beach area on Lanai, where a group of fishermen said they had pulled an unresponsive man from the water. Officers determined the man to ...

Two arrested for violating travel rules

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A Massachusetts man was arrested for violating travel quarantine rules when he arrived from Los Angeles on Friday without an approved negative pre-travel COVID-19 test and without approved lodging for the mandatory 10-day quarantine, police said. Charles Lonchiadis was transported to the ...