Maui’s Independent Voice Since 1997

MauiTimes has established itself as the unrivaled leader in delivering the latest news, arts, and captivating entertainment content on the beautiful island of Maui. As the only independently owned and operated news media publication on Maui, we pride ourselves on our commitment to providing a fresh and unique perspective on a wide range of issues and topics that resonate with our diverse readership.

Since our inception in 1997, MauiTimes has been dedicated to delivering high-quality journalism and engaging storytelling that goes beyond the ordinary. Our team of passionate writers, photographers, and contributors tirelessly work to uncover compelling stories and shed light on the vibrant cultural landscape of Maui.

As the go-to source for all things Maui, we go beyond the surface to provide our readers with a unique depth of coverage. From in-depth investigative reports and thought-provoking feature articles to comprehensive event listings, MauiTimes is an indispensable resource for both residents and visitors seeking to stay informed and entertained.

Our commitment to editorial independence allows us to present a refreshing alternative to mainstream publications. We fearlessly tackle important local issues, while amplifying diverse voices and sparking meaningful conversations within our community. Our mission is to bridge the gap between news, arts, the environment and entertainment, creating a platform that fosters dialogue, encourages creativity, and celebrates the vibrant spirit of Maui.

In today’s fast-paced digital era, MauiTimes embraces innovation and continues to evolve. While our robust online presence keeps our readers connected wherever they may be, our commitment to print remains unwavering. Holding a physical copy of MauiTime in your hands provides a genuine and immersive experience, a testament to our dedication to preserving the art of print journalism.

As we embark on the journey into the present and future, MauiTimes remains at the forefront of delivering timely, captivating, and relevant content to our readers. We are proud to be the voice of Maui, offering a unique blend of content that reflects the dynamic spirit and rich cultural landscape of our island home. Join us as we continue to inform, inspire, and entertain the Maui community for years to come.

Current Staff / Correspondents

Tommy Russo
Founder / Co-Owner

Darris Hurst
COO / Co-Owner

Ashley Probst

Shan Kekahuna
Calendar Editor / Administration

Dawud Moragne
Account Executive

Barry Wurst II
Film and A&E Correspondent

Jen Russo
Food & Drink and A&E Correspondent

John Starmer
Environmental Correspondent

Trisha Smith
A&E Correspondent