- Neighbors oppose West Maui campground for homeless Updated: Jul-27-15 1:10 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A Maui-based outreach organization is proposing to build a campground facility in Lahaina as a way to help the island's growing homeless population but residents are fighting the project.
- Scientists studying dead pygmy sperm whale Updated: Jul-26-15 2:56 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - Scientists hope the pygmy sperm whale that washed up dead on a Maui beach can help them learn more about the elusive creatures.
- Upcountry winery changes its name to MauiWine Updated: Jul-25-15 6:18 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - For 41 years, locals have known Upcountry's winery as Tedeschi Vineyards or generically as "the Ulupalakua winery."
- Pygmy sperm whale found dead on Maui Updated: Jul-24-15 9:04 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A pygmy sperm whale was found dead on Keawakapu Beach on Maui.
- Woman hit by car driven by 11-year-old boy in Maui Updated: Jul-19-15 2:05 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - Police say a pedestrian has life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car driven by an 11-year-old boy in Kahului.
- Scientists call for government to fund Kahoolawe restoration Updated: Jul-17-15 2:44 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A group of international environmental scientists is asking the federal government to provide funding for the Kahoolawe Island Reserve Commission restoration project.
- Researcher studies Iao Stream's freshwater species Updated: Jul-16-15 9:04 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - An aquatics biologist with the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources say it is hard to tell how the increased freshwater in Maui's Iao Stream is affecting freshwater species.
- Nonprofit group to restore ancient Lanai fishpond Updated: Jul-15-15 9:04 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A fishpond on the coastline of Lanai that is believed to be 800 years old is being restored this summer by children and adults.
- Nisei veterans donate land for a peace park Updated: Jul-11-15 8:07 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A 4.5-acre parcel of scrub brush mauka of Kahului Beach Road as it turns into Lower Main Street will be transformed into a peace park honoring Maui veterans, possibly by the end of the year.
- Maui Electric Co. cuts back on lost wind power Updated: Jul-10-15 9:26 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - Maui Electric Co. is working to reduce the amount of wind power that goes unused each year.
- Molokai-to-Maui ferry looks to operate on 'as needed' basis Updated: Jul-09-15 1:33 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - Molokai ferry operators are seeking approval from the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission to operate on an "as needed" basis for voyages between Maui and Molokai in an effort to keep the ferry afloat financially.
- Maui lawmaker drafting bill to address cane burning impacts Updated: Jul-08-15 3:57 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A state lawmaker from south Maui plans to draft a bill for the next legislative session to appease both residents who oppose the burning of cane fields and the company that burns them.
- Hawaii drought, record temperatures hurting Maui ranchers Updated: Jul-07-15 9:05 am
WAILUKU, Hawaii - Record-setting heat and severe drought are hurting Leeward region ranchers on Maui and their cattle herds.
- Travaasa Hana manager plans $12 million remodeling project Updated: Jul-05-15 2:47 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - A luxury resort on Maui will be remodeled to make it more family-oriented.
- Army Corps of Engineers: Upgrade Ioa Stream flood control Updated: Jun-28-15 1:26 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is proposing new structures and diversions to protect the homes and business surrounding Iao Stream, which frequently floods.
- Protesters stop transport of Haleakala telescope materials Updated: Jun-27-15 4:53 pm
WAILUKU, Hawaii - The transport of construction materials for a telescope atop Haleakala was delayed after 200 chanting protesters blocked the road near Central Maui Baseyard for an overnight candlelight vigil.