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A&B Looks To Cattle, ‘Energy Crops’
Cattle grazing and energy crops may be part of Alexander & Baldwin’s future in Central Maui as sugar production is phased out this year.
Funds For Albizia, Rapid Ohia
The Big Island’s fights against rapid ohia death and the spread of invasive albizia trees will get major of funding in the coming fiscal year.
Chinese Visitor Dies On Maui
The death occurred Wednesday after an accident at popular hiking trail Twin Falls in Haiku on Maui.
The House and Senate also killed bills to let psychologists prescribe drugs and fund a new jail on Oahu, but did hand water permits to A&B on Maui.