From Maui Now:
“Big Beach” at Mākena State Park was closed for about two hours on Sunday, Aug. 25, due to a shark sighting.
Officials with the state Department of Land and Natural Resources say the closure began at 2:10 p.m., when lifeguards spotted a 12-15 foot shark in the area.
The area was reopened about two hours later. Read more.
And here’s the latest in other neighbor isle gov’t and politics:
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