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Menehune Farmers Vex IQ Robotics team heads to world championships after record-setting state tournament

| March 20, 2014 | 1 Comment
Menehune Farmers Vex IQ Robotics team heads to world championships after record-setting state tournament

The term “Cinderella story” is a cliché that gets thrown around way too much. It is often used to describe a team that has risen from the bottom of the heap and, against all odds, accomplishes great things. But in the case of the Molokai Middle School Vex IQ robotics team, the term fits perfectly […]

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Kamilola Heights resident demands action on abandoned Kahinani Apartments

| March 19, 2014 | 5 Comments
Kamilola Heights resident demands action on abandoned Kahinani Apartments

Kahinani Apartments, on the corner of Kamehameha V Highway and Kahinani Place, has stood neglected and abandoned for about 15 years. Now, one of the neighbors in Kamilola Heights is concerned about the health and safety of this constant eyesore and wants Maui County to take action. No one is sure exactly when the last […]

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Staffing shortages force Molokai Landfill to change schedule

| March 18, 2014 | 1 Comment
Staffing shortages force Molokai Landfill to change schedule

County of Maui Press Release The County of Maui Department of Environmental Management announced yesterday that due to insufficient staffing on Molokai, the Molokai Landfill will be operating on a shorter schedule for several days this month. The schedule changes will allow landfill personnel from Maui to travel to Molokai to cover the staffing shortages. […]

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Farmers drop two close volleyball matches to Maui High

| March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments
Farmers drop two close volleyball matches to Maui High

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Free conference, ‘Taking Care of Business Molokai Style,’ on May 28

| March 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
Free conference, ‘Taking Care of Business Molokai Style,’ on May 28

Kuha`o Business Center News Release The Mayor of Maui County’s Office of Economic Development, Kuha`o Business Center, MEO Business Development Center and UH Maui College-Molokai are excited to announce the 2014 Molokai Business Conference — “Taking Care of Business Molokai Style” for May 28 from 8:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thanks to a grant from […]

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Spring sports kicks off with tennis, golf and volleyball action

| March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Spring sports kicks off with tennis, golf and volleyball action

The spring sports athletes for Molokai High School had their first competition at home last weekend with the Farmers’ tennis and golf teams playing host to Maui Prep and Kamehameha Schools-Maui. Last year, the boys tennis team won its first-ever Maui Interscholastic League title with a 7-1 season record. The team is continuing its winning […]

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Opinion: Fukushima disaster made worse as House Health Committee kills effort to monitor radiation

| March 12, 2014 | 0 Comments
Opinion: Fukushima disaster made worse as House Health Committee kills effort to monitor radiation

By Jade Bruhjell Yesterday marked the third anniversary of the earthquake that set off the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan. Many mourned the thousands of dead in Japan and there were ceremonies in the Hawaiian Islands also which involved survivors who have evacuated to Hawaii. Hawaii may not be the best place to evacuate to, […]

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Settlement reached today on death in Blue Hawaiian Helicopters crash

| March 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
Settlement reached today on death in Blue Hawaiian Helicopters crash

Slack & Davis L.L.P News Release AUSTIN, TX – Attorneys Michael L. Slack and Ladd Sanger with Slack & Davis, a national law firm representing victims of airplane and helicopter crashes, concluded a confidential settlement today against Blue Hawaiian Helicopters on behalf of the family of Stuart Robertson, one of four passengers killed in a […]

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‘Ohana by Hawaiian celebrates first day of Molokai service tomorrow

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
‘Ohana by Hawaiian celebrates first day of Molokai service tomorrow

Hawaiian Airlines is here — Eō e kō Molokai! Come and join Hawaiian Airlines and ‘Ohana by Hawaiian as the airline celebrates its launch of service to Molokai. The debut of service between Molokai and Honolulu for this new airline will feature refreshments and entertainment at Molokai Airport from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. tomorrow, […]

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Free grant writing workshop this month can help Native Hawaiian and other non-profit groups

| March 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
Free grant writing workshop this month can help Native Hawaiian and other non-profit groups

If you are involved with a non-profit organization that would like help in grant writing, a free workshop this month at Kulana ‘Oiwi might be just what you need. Hi’ilei Aloha, LLC is offering this no-cost workshop (normally there is a $25 registration fee) on March 22 at the Kuala’ Oiwi conference room from 9 […]

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