COVID-19: Lanai Reopening Updates

Last updated: September 10, 2020 at 4:20 p.m. Maui County Interisland Travel Quarantine Press Release (August 7, 2020) Maui County residents are reminded that the Governer has reinstated the mandatory 14-day quarantine for any travel other than arrival on Oahu. The quarantine includes travel from Maui to Hawaii Island or Kauai, as well as travel […]

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Where Are They Now – Jake Ballesteros

LHES wrestler Jake Ballesteros fulfilled his longtime dream of wrestling at the collegiate level. He received a scholarship to wrestle at Otero Junior College and moved to Southeast Colorado after graduating from LHES in 2018. An injury left him unable to wrestle in his second year, but he stayed busy with friends he made from […]

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It’s Time to Prepare for the 2020 Hurricane Season

Prepare now  It’s time to evaluate if you and your family are ready for the season with the appropriate supplies. Early preparation allows Lanai residents to avoid a last-minute rush for supplies when a hurricane or tropical storm approaches the island. Having ample provisions ensures your family will weather the aftermath of a destructive storm, […]

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COVID-19 Questions with Dr. John Janikowski

Lanai family practice physician Dr. John Janikowski answers some of the most common questions about COVID-19 and explains what residents can do to stay safe. Information on COVID-19 in Hawaii is continuously changing, so please be sure to stay up to date on the most recent guidelines and recommendations by checking reputable sources from federal, […]

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The 5 Cutest Cats at Lanai Cat Sanctuary

Missy the cat

With nearly 600 adorable cats at Lanai Cat Sanctuary, falling in love is easy, but choosing a favorite is nearly impossible… Meet five fabulous felines who, according to cat sanctuary manager Joe Adarna, capture the hearts and minds of hundreds of visitors each year.   5. Koa Seven-year-old Koa is a big, friendly male cat […]

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Where Are They Now – Matthew Barsatan

Since graduating from LHES in 2011, Matthew Barsatan has been busy pursuing a career in electrical installation. He worked at Island Air while attending Honolulu Community College, earning his associate’s degree in applied science-electrical installation and maintenance technology. After graduation, he continued on the path to become a licensed journey worker and scored an electrician […]

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What’s Your New Year’s Resolution

Kenneth Manuel, Hailey Calderon, Delaurie Dameg, and Gina Anton

In honor of the new year, we asked residents around town what their resolutions and goals are for 2020. Here’s what your neighbors and friends hope to accomplish this year: Joey Coelho: Live a healthier life. Kenneth Manuel: Finish army training in Georgia. Specialty areas are: signals, internet, and satellites. Hailey Calderon: Attend barber school […]

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