Lahaina Newshttp://www.lahainanews.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 2 Aug 2014 02:32:45 EDTSat, 2 Aug 2014 02:32:45 EDT for July 31 issue say 'no' to tribal status I wish to inform the public about the way Hawaiians on the West Side feel about rule-making through the U.S. Department of the Interior. My comments spring from the meeting held in Lahaina. "No means no.Thu, 31 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTLETTERS for July 24 issue should help everybody After spending a weekend of watching political ads on television, they all said the same thing, which has me confused.Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTLETTERS for July 17 issue should take advantage of opportunity for federal recognition In the absence of Akaka Bill passage, Native Hawaiians have a two-and-a-half-year window under island-born President Barack Obama to achieve a form of federal recognition.Thu, 17 Jul 2014 00:00:00 EDTLETTERS for June 26 issue needs new leaders We live on an island; we need to be better stewards of our resources. In 2008, when the EPA came to Lahaina, the community supported water re-use over injection wells.Thu, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDTLETTERS for June 19 issue and make history This will be my final battle cry to stop the proposed Kahoma Village subdivision before the Planning Commission meeting at the Kalana Pakui Building, 250 S. High St., on Tuesday, June 24, at 9 a.m.Thu, 19 Jun 2014 00:00:00 EDT