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Hawaiian Practitioner Sam Ka’ai to speak at Farmers Meeting

Hawai’i Farmers Union United’s Mauna Kahalawai Chapter presents an evening with respected Hawaiian practitioner and living legend Sam Kaʻai. The evening also includes a hands-on kuʻi kalo (taro pounding) activity and Hawaiian-style dinner, 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 12 at Maui Tropical Plantation’s Maui Chef’s Table venue. The master artisan, cultural practitioner and noted scholar will share his manaʻo about …

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Kalahaku Overlook Area Management Environmental Assessment Plan Approved

A Finding of No Significant Impact has been signed for Haleakalā National Park’s Kalahaku Overlook Area Management Environmental Assessment. Kalahaku Overlook is located at 9,324 ft. on the Haleakalā Crater rim and provides unobstructed views east into the crater and west overlooking the island of Maui. The overlook is one of four locations in the park where visitors gather to watch sunrise and …

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Vizzun Entertainment presents, “Pure Aloha Maui 2019”

Event dates: June 21-22, 2019 Location: War Memorial Stadium Special Events lot •• $35 Pre sale Concert tickets. Concert tickets give you access to the festival grounds! Pre sale Festival Only tickets $13 Difference between festival and concert: Festival grounds will have the retail and food vendors, beer garden, traditional performances from Hālau including a special performance from Old Lahaina …

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Vizzun Entertainment presents “Pure Aloha Maui 2019”

Event dates: June 21-22, 2019 Location: War Memorial Stadium Special Events lot •• $35 Pre sale Concert tickets. Concert tickets give you access to the festival grounds! Pre sale Festival Only tickets $13 Difference between festival and concert: Festival grounds will have the retail and food vendors, beer garden, traditional performances from Hālau including a special performance from Old Lahaina …

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Mayor Victorino Line-Item Vetoes County Council’s 2020 Budget

Mayor Michael Victorino line-item vetoed the Maui County Council’s fiscal 2020 budget on Monday, providing a measured reduction of the council’s record-high $823.47 million spending proposal. The Mayor expressed concerns over a lack of needed budget details for operational clarity and over property tax rate increases that would impact all residents, with the heaviest toll on hotels and resorts. “While …

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UPDATE: Family confirms Maui woman missing for over 2 weeks found alive

Amanda Eller has been located alive. A post on the official Find Amanda Facebook page says the woman was injured in the forest. “Amanda was found by our own search team captains Chris and Javier!! They were in a helicopter searching out of the general area where we have been in. She spotted them and they spotted her at the …

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Brown Water Advisories Posted for North and Northwest Shores

Heavy rain has resulted in storm water runoff entering into coastal waters. The public is advised to stay out of flood waters and storm water runoff due to possible overflowing cesspools, sewer, manholes, pesticides, animal fecal matter, dead animals, pathogens, chemicals, and associated flood debris. Not all coastal areas may be impacted by runoff, however, if the water is brown …

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