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Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Scheduled in Central Maui on Thursday

Drive-thru testing for COVID-19 will take place again on April 16 at Keopuolani Regional Park. Testing will be open to first responders and healthcare workers only from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Testing for the general public will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Testing will be provided at no-cost. “We want to mahalo all the doctors, nurses and …

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Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing Scheduled in Central Molokai on Thursday

Mayor Michael Victorino has announced that drive-thru testing for COVID-19 will be held Thursday, April 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Mitchell Pauole Community Center on Molokai. Testing was rescheduled due to inclement weather on Tuesday, April 14. All traffic must enter Ailoa Street via Kamehameha V Highway, between Kaunakakai Baptist Church and Kaunakakai School. The testing …

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‘Ohana by Hawaiian Offering Relief Cargo Transportation to Moloka‘i and Lāna‘i

Hawaiian Airlines, in a partnership with its Hawaiian Air Cargo and ‘Ohana by Hawaiian operations, announced yesterday that its providing complimentary transportation of food and household items from O‘ahu to Moloka‘i and Lāna‘i. The program was established to help ensure residents on both rural island communities have access to essential products during the COVID-19 pandemic.  Read more about the program …

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Mokulele Airlines Announces Free Grocery Shipping to Molokai

Mokulele Airlines is offering free shipping of up to two bags of groceries per customer on any scheduled flight departing from either Kahului or Honolulu for Molokai or Kalaupapa during the month April.* The offer is in response to a temporary closure of one of the island’s two grocery stores after two store employees reportedly tested positive for COVID-19. The …

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Coast Guard Auxiliary transports vital response supplies from Maui to Lanai

A Coast Guard Auxiliary aircrew delivered response supplies from Maui to Lanai, March 28. “This is another example of federal-state partnerships,” said John Manganaro, U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary District Staff Officer – Aviation. “Thank you to pilots Bob Emami and Barry Redmayne for handling this essential mission task. We coupled the delivery with one of our regular patrols.” The pilots …

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Premier Medical Group Hawaii, Hawaiian Airlines help bring 25 medical professionals to assist Maui County COVID-19 efforts

Twenty-five physicians, including doctors, medical assistants, nurse practitioners and volunteers with Premier Medical Group in Honolulu traveled on Hawaiian Airlines to Kahului this afternoon to deliver medical care associated with COVID-19 response efforts in Maui County. Premier Medical Group physicians, who have conducted COVID-19 screenings throughout O‘ahu and were on Moloka‘i yesterday, arrived on Maui this afternoon in response to …

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Surveillance Images Released in Lahaina Substation Burglary

Hawaiian Electric’s Maui County operations released surveillance images of a man who broke into its Lahaina Substation along Lahainaluna Road on Friday, March 27 around 7:20 p.m. The man can be seen on the video stealing a 2013 dark green and black 6-seater Polaris Ranger (diesel fuel) and black custom 2-wheel trailer. Anyone who can identify the individual depicted in …

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Funds Granted to MEDB for Local Manufacturing of Ventilators

Mayor Michael Victorino has announced $100,000 in grant funds to Maui Economic Development Board Inc. for local production of emergency ventilators to treat COVID-19. Two locally-owned technology companies are immediately redeploying their engineering and machining capabilities to manufacture ventilators on Maui. The companies are Maui Innovation Group, led by Dr. Ned Davis at the Maui Research and Technology Park, and …

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Minit Medical Urgent Care Works to Relieve Pressure on Maui’s Healthcare Community

Minit Medical Urgent Care is committed to serving the community and relieving stress on the hospital in all three of our Maui locations throughout the pandemic.  They are offering a mix of video visits, drive-up services, and in-clinic visits for all Maui urgent care needs.  Minit Medical continues to test for COVID-19, via video visit and drive-up testing, which keeps …

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