County transportation projects earn awards

Posted: January 24th, 2012 | Comments Off
HONOLULU - Two Maui County transportation projects won awards in the 2012 Engineering Excellence Awards of the American Council of Engineering Companies of Hawaii. One was the repair of the trail to Kalaupapa on Molokai, when part of it collapsed.
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Project challenges several layers thick

Posted: January 24th, 2012 | Comments Off
KAHULUI - The main runway at Kahului Airport was built by the Navy in 1942 with 3 inches of asphalt over 8 inches of cinders. It did not begin to be used for civilian flights for another decade.
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Honokowai man dies in motorcycle crash

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KAANAPALI -- Police are reminding drivers to properly use safety equipment and pay attention to road conditions after a motorcyclist died Tuesday afternoon on Honoapiilani Highway, in the second fatal traffic crash on Maui in little more than a week.
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Runway closure, not cost, draws concern

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KAHULUI - Of the three options for repairing the main runway at Kahului Airport, the most expensive was overwhelmingly preferred at a standing-room-only public meeting Monday, because it would not require a temporary shutdown of Mainland flights.
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Party chair: Democrats like what they heard

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The chairman of the Maui County Democratic Party said he was "elated" with fellow Democrats in seeing President Barack Obama take on Republican members of Congress in his State of the Union address on Tuesday.
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Honokowai man dies in motorcycle crash

Posted: January 24th, 2012 | Comments Off
KAANAPALI -- Police are reminding drivers to properly use safety equipment and pay attention to road conditions after a motorcyclist died Tuesday afternoon on Honoapiilani Highway, in the second fatal traffic crash on Maui in little more than a week.
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Cleaning not just business, it’s personal

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Rocky Tolentino helps wash a Polynesian Adventure Tours bus on a morning earlier this month in Kahului. Tolentino said it usually takes a crew of five to clean a bus inside and out. "It's so big," he said. "There is so much to d.
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Cleaning not just business, it’s personal

Posted: January 24th, 2012 | Comments Off
Rocky Tolentino helps wash a Polynesian Adventure Tours bus on a morning earlier this month in Kahului. Tolentino said it usually takes a crew of five to clean a bus inside and out. "It's so big," he said. "There is so much to d.
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Party chair: Democrats like what they heard

Posted: January 24th, 2012 | Comments Off
The chairman of the Maui County Democratic Party said he was "elated" with fellow Democrats in seeing President Barack Obama take on Republican members of Congress in his State of the Union address on Tuesday.
read the full article »

Party chair: Democrats like what they heard

Posted: January 24th, 2012 | Comments Off
The chairman of the Maui County Democratic Party said he was "elated" with fellow Democrats in seeing President Barack Obama take on Republican members of Congress in his State of the Union address on Tuesday.
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