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KAHULUI, Maui — After an 11-year economic expansion, Maui will see “little or no growth” in the near future as the financial market meltdown and high fuel costs continue to take a toll, according to First Hawaiian Bank economic adviser Leroy Laney. The county’s projected unemployment rate of 4.5 percent in 2008 is expected to […]Continue Reading


At the dedication ceremony for the widened Mokulele Highway on Maui, Governor Lingle shared her optimism for the economic future of the state, with a major focus on Maui County. “Mokulele Highway is an example of what my Administration is accomplishing statewide,” the Governor said. Read More >Continue Reading