Akaku Daily Newscast Wins WAVE Award

Akaku Maui Community Media’s The Maui Daily cable news program took top honors in the Professional News Programming category at the Alliance for Community Media’s Western Access Video Excellence (WAVE) Awards, held in San Jose, California April 1....
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Akaku Maui Community Media’s The Maui Daily cable news program took top honors in the Professional News Programming category at the Alliance for Community Media’s Western Access Video Excellence (WAVE) Awards, held in San Jose, California April 1.

The Maui Daily, anchored by Jena Archangel Miller, is a local news program cablecast live Monday through Friday at 4 p.m. on Spectrum channel 55 and repeated again at 7:00 p.m., 9:00 p.m., and midnight. It is also streamed live on Akakū’s Facebook page and available to watch on demand at akaku.org/themauidaily.

Akaku is a nonprofit public access community television station located in Kahului and funded primarily by a small percentage of the cable subscription fees collected in the county. Any resident can submit non-commercial video content to be aired on their three cable TV channels.

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A Whale of an Artist

A Whale of an Artist

Last March, a beached whale on the rocky shore of Kahului Harbor near Kanaloa Avenue captured the attention of visitors and local residents.

Broke Da Mout: June Edition

Broke Da Mout: June Edition

Conveyor Belt sushi is genius. Genki has actually taken the technology one step further and changed the conveyor belt to a bullet train that arrives at your table.

Limu: The Good, the Bad, and the Tasty

Limu: The Good, the Bad, and the Tasty

Whether you enjoy poke, sushi or ice cream—you already eat seaweed and seaweed-derived products. Locally known as limu or ogo, these marine algae are vital to the environment, culturally important, and have serious economic value.