When more crashes are linked to alcohol, the families of the victims rally against impaired driving News, Sports, Jobs ( News Hawaii )

The families of Anna Brown, Kaio Fukushima and Kahiau Hill are gathered together with police Lt. William Hankins at the fourth annual Anna Brown Memorial Impaired Driver Awareness meeting Wednesday at the State of Hawaii Organization of Governors’ Maui office in Wailuku. – The Maui News/LILA FUJIMOTO photo Families who have lost loved ones in … Read more

Hawaii lawmakers plan to focus on relations in divided Congress | News, Sports, Jobs ( News Hawaii )

KAHULUI — After a midterm and high-profile election that returned Republicans to power in the U.S. House and gave Democrats the slimmest margin of power in the U.S. Senate, Hawaii’s all-Democratic congressional delegation has its work cut out for them. They are trying to gather bipartisan support to pass their priorities. “I certainly would have … Read more

With the help of others they succeed News, Sports, Jobs ( News Iowa )

Editor’s note: This story first appeared in the Messenger’s annual Homeland Pride publication on June 24, 2022. People and organizations from Fort Dodge and the surrounding area are making a difference in their communities. Early in his career at Central Iowa College, David Barwin was called to a dean’s office. It was among the other … Read more

Maui hotels continue to have the highest rates, lowest occupancy News, Sports, Jobs ( News Hawaii )

A view of the Ritz-Carlton Maui, Kapalua wrapped in tree branches in November 2021. The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photo Maui County once again led the way in October with the highest average daily hotel room occupancy and revenue per available room, but had the lowest business of all counties, according to the latest … Read more

Teamwork | News, Sports, Jobs ( News Iowa )

-Messenger photo by Kelby Wingert Volunteers packed more than 800 Thanksgiving meals to homebound residents as part of the Fort Lincoln Toyota Ford Dodge Lincoln Community Thanksgiving Dinner. Chaos ensued at Central Iowa Community College’s Hanson Center on Thursday morning as Central Iowa Culinary Arts students gathered around the kitchen to cook Thanksgiving fixings and … Read more

Mondays fall in Aiea in the first round of the state playoffs News, Sports, Jobs ( News Hawaii )

LAHAINA – The 2022 season for Lahainaluna High School football has come to a stunning conclusion two weeks ago at Sue D. Cooley Stadium on the west campus. Aiea Na Alii, the runner-up of the Division I Oahu Interscholastic Association, won Monday 30-10 in the first meeting of the First Hawaiian Bank /Hawaii High School … Read more

Washington County deputies OK builders bid to build studio | News, Sports, Jobs ( News Washington )

Washington County commissioners issued a permit to Pickering Associates on Thursday for a feasibility study of Wasco County architecture to build a vacant building on Muskingum Drive. The proposed building is the location of the county’s 831st operation, but the 20,000-square-foot space offers several possibilities for housing other tenants besides 911. The order from Pickering, … Read more

The designated commander announces the first selection of the staff News, Sports, Jobs ( News Hawaii )

Krystle Cook (left to right), Keala Patterson, Makana McClellan, Lori Abe, Brooke Wilson, Nani Medeiros, Felea’i Tau and Shari Carter are among the group of appointments that Governor-designate Josh Green made in the lead up to his inauguration. Photo courtesy of the office of the president-elect Maui News Superintendent-designate Josh Green on Tuesday announced the … Read more

The first three solar projects in Maui are selected together News, Sports, Jobs ( News Hawaii )

Electric Hawaiian has selected the first three solar projects on Maui that will offer a shared solar program, allowing people who are unable to install their own rooftop solar system to benefit from renewable energy savings. The largest of the projects will be Lipoa Solar, a 3 megawatt solar and battery project located at Mauka … Read more

A Unique Iowa Christmas Market Exists Next Weekend ( News Iowa )

Getting ready for the holiday shopping! Midwest Living I recently put together a list of European-style Christmas markets across the Midwest in 2022. You can check it out if you’re not familiar with these types of markets, the article says: “The legacy of these old-world, airy markets has been enjoyed for centuries, giving local and … Read more