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Lahaina Strong group to stay at Kaanapali Beach until housing demands met

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Lahaina Strong, a grassroots organization advocating for residents displaced by the Aug. 8 wildfires, held a demonstration and news conference Friday at Kaanapali Beach on Maui. At top, Pa‘ele Kiakona spoke during the event.

    GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Lahaina Strong, a grassroots organization advocating for residents displaced by the Aug. 8 wildfires, held a demonstration and news conference Friday at Kaanapali Beach on Maui. At top, Pa‘ele Kiakona spoke during the event.

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Jairus Albiller, 14, left, and Walter Sunio, 13, joined Jace Mangaoang, 14, on the beach during the event.

    GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Jairus Albiller, 14, left, and Walter Sunio, 13, joined Jace Mangaoang, 14, on the beach during the event.

  • GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Lahaina Strong, a grassroots organization advocating for residents displaced by the Aug. 8 wildfires, held a demonstration and news conference Friday at Kaanapali Beach on Maui. Above, Kai Nishiki raised her fist in support.

    GEORGE F. LEE / GLEE@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Lahaina Strong, a grassroots organization advocating for residents displaced by the Aug. 8 wildfires, held a demonstration and news conference Friday at Kaanapali Beach on Maui. Above, Kai Nishiki raised her fist in support.

Lahaina Strong was originally formed following the fires from Hurricane Lane in August 2018, and was reactivated after the deadly Aug. 8 fires, which killed at least 99 people. Read more

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