First of thousands of Lahaina residents return to homes destroyed by deadly wildfire
By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER Associated Press | Tuesday, September 26, 2023, 12:05 a.m.
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Chuck Hogan, a resident on Kaniau Road, and his parrot, IIlani, are pictured during an interview at a checkpoint, Monday, Sept. 25, 2023, in Lahaina, Hawaii. (AP Photo/Mengshin Lin)
Doctors, who volunteered to stand by for the residents of Kaniau Road on their first day returning to their property following last month's wildfire, walk in an authorized personnel area on Monday, Sept. 25, 2023, in Lahaina, Hawaii. A small group of Lahaina residents returned to their devastated properties Monday for the first time since the Hawaii town was destroyed by wildfire nearly seven weeks earlier. (AP Photo/Mengshin Lin)