Hui No Ke Ola Pono (HNKOP) has been selected as the upcoming beneficiary of the Ohana Fuels’ ‘Fuel up. Do good.’ program. Ohana Fuels partners with non-profit organizations serving the needs of the local community, and donates a portion of the proceeds from every gallon of gasoline purchased at Ohana Fuels stations in that community. During the months of October through … [Read more...] about Hui No Ke Ola Pono to Benefit from Ohana Fuels ‘Fuel Up. Do Good.’ Program
Researchers from Pacific Whale Foundation are part of an international team from five countries and six universities involved in the first global research project kicking off today that studies how ocean changes influence the recovery of whale populations in the southern hemisphere. The ultimate goal is to create a model for whale distributions under future climate-change … [Read more...] about Pacific Whale Foundation researchers dive deep to understand climate impacts on whales
Federal & State Assessments of Facility Near Completion Twelve deaths among residents of the Yukio Okutsu State Veterans Home in Hilo have been confirmed and added to the state’s reported COVID-19 related deaths today. These deaths include 11 men and one (1) woman, all in the 70 to 80-year-old age group and with underlying health conditions. Ten of the residents passed … [Read more...] about 12 ADDITIONAL COVID-19 DEATHS CONFIRMED AT YUKIO OKUTSU VETERANS HOME
Mayor Michael Victorino announced that drive-through COVID-19 testing will be held on Monday, Sept. 21, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Lahaina Aquatic Center. The Lahaina Aquatic Center will be closed all day Monday due to the drive-through testing. The Lahaina Recreation Center will be closed Monday morning and open at 2:00 p.m. Minit Medical Urgent Care will … [Read more...] about Drive-through COVID-19 testing set for West Maui on Monday, Sept. 21
It’s that time again! In a matter of a few short weeks, our beloved humpback whales will return to Maui Nui to mate and calve during their annual migration to warmer waters.As a world leader in ocean and marine mammal conservation with a mission-driven commitment to protect the ocean through science and advocacy and inspire environmental stewardship, Pacific Whale … [Read more...] about Guess the date and time of Maui’s first 2020 humpback whale sighting and win Pacific Whale Foundation gear!