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Community Emergency Response Team training on Molokai in May

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Community Emergency Response Team training on Molokai in May

County of Maui News Release Local government prepares for everyday emergencies. However, during a disaster, the number and scope of incidents increases dramatically and professional first responders may not be immediately available in all areas. Any disaster is unexpected and will disrupt lives. Preparation for the unexpected helps people take a level of control over […]

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Astronomy demonstration at Molokai Public Library part of National Library Week 2014

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Astronomy demonstration at Molokai Public Library part of National Library Week 2014

In celebration of National Library Week 2014 (April 13-19) and in alignment with the Board of Education and Department of Education’s emphasis on student achievement, Hawaii’s public libraries will offer a variety of free educational STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math)-related programs throughout the month of April. National Library Week programs are suitable for […]

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Surftech now official sponsor of 2014 Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
Surftech now official sponsor of 2014 Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championships

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Farmers clobber Seabury in baseball over the weekend

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments
Farmers clobber Seabury in baseball over the weekend

Seabury Hall brought its baseball team to Molokai over the weekend but maybe wishes it hadn’t. Two blowout victories for Molokai probably did nothing for the confidence of the Spartan team. On Friday, Molokai beat Seabury 18-0 in three innings. Nohi Meyer was the winning pitcher for Molokai. Leading the hitting was David Rapanot who […]

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Molokai High School releases third quarter honor roll

| April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
Molokai High School releases third quarter honor roll

The principal’s honors list is for students who have earned grade point averages of 4.0 or above while enrolled in six or more courses, four or more of which are solid courses. For the third quarter of the 2013-14 school year, they are: Grade 9: Edel Mark Alvarez, Jarron Boswell, Jamaica Lei Bumatay, Asia Chai, […]

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Molokai High School celebrates its 75th anniversary

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
Molokai High School celebrates its 75th anniversary

MHS 75th Anniversary Committee News Release It’s hard to believe Molokai High School has been educating young minds for 75 years. MHS has transformed through the years — our kupuna remember raising swine and growing crops. Today, still known as the Farmers, MHS continues to perpetuate its long-standing motto. In commemorating this wonderful achievement of […]

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Free community band program seeks parents and students interested in learning an instrument

| April 3, 2014 | 1 Comment
Free community band program seeks parents and students interested in learning an instrument

The Molokai Community Band is an instrumental music program offered in conjunction with Molokai High School’s Hana Hou after-school programs and the Molokai Art Center. The goal of the community band is to provide a setting where parents and their children from Kualapu’u and Ho’olehua can work together to learn to play a musical instrument. […]

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State of Hawaii names Jan. 23 as Saint Marianne Cope Day

| April 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
State of Hawaii names Jan. 23 as Saint Marianne Cope Day

It was a year-and-a-half ago that Marianne Cope became Hawaii’s second saint and now she has earned her own day. Gov. Neil Abercrombie made the designation official yesterday. From now on, Jan. 23 will be known as Saint Marianne Cope Day in Hawaii. Marianne Cope was canonized Oct. 21, 2012 for the work she did […]

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Complaints lead to action on abandoned Kahinani Apartments

| April 1, 2014 | 2 Comments
Complaints lead to action on abandoned Kahinani Apartments

In response to complaints received by the Maui County Council, action will be taken to clean up the Kahinani Apartments so it no longer poses a risk to the public. A story published March 19 highlighted the problems of the apartment building on Kamehameha V Highway and Kahinani Place. Sean Ellis, who lives in the […]

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Sports briefs: Boys tennis picks up two wins; volleyball boys lose two at home; baseball team beats Lanai

| March 31, 2014 | 2 Comments
Sports briefs: Boys tennis picks up two wins; volleyball boys lose two at home; baseball team beats Lanai

Although rain has washed out a few athletic competitions over the past couple of weeks, the Molokai High School teams continue to go strong. On Friday, boys and girls tennis matches between Molokai and St. Anthony at War Memorial Courts in Wailuku were rained out. The teams met Saturday at 6:30 a.m. at Lahaina Civic […]

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