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12 Days Of Hawaiian Christmas

Hawaii

Notre Dame Wins 2017 Maui Jim Maui Invitational

Notre Dame claimed its first championship of the Maui Jim Maui Invitational by defeating Wichita State 67-66 to secure the 34th annual Wayne Duke …

College Basketball

Maui’s Sugar Cane Train Hosts 2nd Annual Holiday Express

Maui’s iconic Sugar Cane Train hosts the Holiday Express train rides, which will run for the second year in a row beginning Friday, Nov. 24 to Dec. …

Maui

Couple Swept Down River at Rainbow Falls

The couple was swept down the Wailuku River in Hilo on Saturday. The two fell into the water while crossing the river above the falls at Rainbow …

Maui

Hawai‘i Lawmakers Call on FCC to Protect Net Neutrality

Hawaiʻi lawmakers are among those voicing concerns with the Federal Communications Commission’s plan to dismantle landmark net neutrality rules.

Net Neutrality

Frosty Haleakalā! Cool Temps for the Holidays

The summit area of Haleakalā will have a high today near 51° F and a low of around 36° F this evening. Sunrise for Haleakala on Thanksgiving is …

Maui

Beach User Hui Sues DLNR over Kā‘anapali Tour Boat Operators

A lawsuit has been filed against the state Department of Land and Natural Resources over the current permitting system for tour boat operators off of …

Maui

Woman Accused of Killing Her Identical Twin in Cliff Crash Wants Charge Dismissed

(HONOLULU) — A murder charge against a woman accused of deliberately driving off a cliff in Hawaii and killing her identical twin sister should be …

Crime

Residents stop luxury yacht from visiting Molokai

A yacht was blocked from docking at a Molokai harbor Friday.

Hawaii

Fare sale to Hawaii - $337 roundtrip from 7 cities

Fares for winter trips to Hawaii dip below $350 roundtrip…again (Photo of Hanalei Pier, Chris McGinnis)<p><b>If you are thinking about a dive down to the</b> …

Air Travel

Scientists discover huge hole in fabric of universe – but what is its purpose?

ESA Planck CollaborationHole story: The super void is 1.8 BILLION light years across<p>The perfectly spherical hole is a mind-boggling 1.8 BILLION light …

Space Science

Inside Tatiana’s Sanctuary

The Kauain pro on why home is where her heart is<p>Tatiana Weston-Webb grew up with a Hollywood backdrop for a home in Princeville, Kauai, a special …

Hawaii

10 Best Beaches in Hawai'i

1 of 10<p>Holopo'e Beach, Lāna'i<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Hāmoa Beach, Maui<p>3 of 10<p>Punalu'u Beach, Hawai'i<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Hāpuna Beach, Hawai'i<p>Advertisement<p>…

Beaches

The Ultimate Guide to Lana'i

If you’re looking for luxury and plenty of privacy, tiny Lana’i is the perfect island. The relatively undeveloped gem abounds with stunning locations …

Hawaii

6 ways to keep costs down on your trip to Hawaii

Hawaii may not technically be the most expensive place to travel in the US, but it’s certainly in the top ten. At the very least, it’s difficult to …

Hawaii

Lahainaluna Beats Konawaena in 7 Overtimes to Defend DII Title

Lahainaluna secured the DII state football championship after defeating Konawaena in 7 overtimes. The 75-69 win is the second consecutive title for …

College Football

Ice Skating Rink at Maui Mall Opens Nov. 24

Maui Mall presents "Ice Skating In Paradise," an outdoor rink that will be available for use from Nov. 24 to Dec. 17, from 3-9 p.m. daily.

Maui

Budget Airline Scoot to Begin Service to Hawai‘i

Scoot will operate four times weekly flights to Singapore with a stopover in Osaka on a twin-aisled Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Airlines

2.2% Hawai‘i Unemployment Rate, Lowest on Record

Here on Maui, the unemployment rate was even lower with Maui Island reporting a 1.9% unemployment rate for October, down from the 2.4% rate in …

Economy

‘Īao Valley State Monument to Re-Open Nov. 22, Ahead of Schedule

ʻĪao Valley State Monument will reopen on Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, following completion of a second phase of slope stabilization to the stream areas …

Maui

GoPro gets melted by lava and survives

A tour guide in Hawaii lost his GoPro camera in a lava flow but when he fished it out later, he was surprised to find that it had survived.<p>Eric Storm …

GoPro

Women rescued by US Navy never activated emergency beacon; aspects of their story doubted

The two Honolulu women who said they were adrift in the Pacific for five months before the U.S. Navy rescued them last week never activated their emergency beacon, the U.S. Coast Guard told The Associated Press.<p>The revelation is among several points now casting doubt upon the pair’s story of a trip …

U.S. Navy rescues women lost at sea for five months aboard busted boat. Here’s how they survived.

The U.S. Navy rescued two Honolulu women — and their two dogs — about 900 miles southeast of Japan on Wednesday after they’d been lost at sea for five months aboard a busted sailboat, the Navy said.<p>What happened?<p>Jennifer Appel and Tasha Fuiaba set sail from Hawaii to Tahiti in the spring.<br>• Their …

U.S. Navy

Obesity, Smoking and Your Diet

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Diets

I spent 10 days using the popular mindfulness app Headspace — this is what it's like

Headspace is a startup with one simple goal: Make meditation accessible to everyone.<p>It does this through a smartphone app full of "guided meditations" — audio sessions where one of the company's co-creators leads listeners on a journey of contemplation.<p>Headspace's app is designed for the totally …

VIDEO: First Whales of the Season Spotted

Pacific Whale Foundation spotted their first whale of the season today, Oct. 10, 2017, at 9:32 a.m. off the coast of Kapalua in West Maui.

Oceans

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Robbie Naish Inducted Into National Sailing Hall of Fame

The National Sailing Hall of Fame (NSHOF) inducted windsurfing superstar Robbie Naish into its seventh class of honorees.

Maui

Two More Maui Tennis Teams Head to National Championships

Two tennis teams from Maui are heading to the 40-and-over 4.5+ level national championships in Alabama after winning state sectional championships.

Maui