Archive for August, 2015

PHOTOS: Farmers tops Kohala 46-14 in first preseason game

| August 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
PHOTOS: Farmers tops Kohala 46-14 in first preseason game

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Mel Paoa dies after being rescued from the waters near Kamalo Wharf

| August 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
Mel Paoa dies after being rescued from the waters near Kamalo Wharf

Uncle Mel — a Molokai firefighter himself who had retired only two years earlier — was a well-known and beloved member of the Molokai community. According to reports on KHON2, Paoa is known for his love of sailing off Molokai, where he was born and raised, married and raised his children. “Those who are close […]

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Alex Mawae and Youth in Motion place strong in M2O despite grueling conditions

| August 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Alex Mawae and Youth in Motion place strong in M2O despite grueling conditions

By Clare Seeger Mawae The M2O (Molokai2Oahu) Paddleboard World Championship race always brings out the top paddlers to cross the Kaiwi Channel 32 miles between the islands of Molokai and Oahu. Each year is difficult, but the conditions in this year’s 19th annual crossing on July 26 were perhaps the most grueling ever. Light winds […]

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