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The upslope breakout near Pu‘u ‘O‘o Crater Thursday, February 26, 2015. Photo courtesy of Hawaii County Civil Defense

LavaTalk: February 27, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Friday morning (Feb 27) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin has not advanced since Monday. Smoke and vog conditions were light with a light southwest wind blowing the smoke and vog in a northeast direction.

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LavaTalk: February 26, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Thursday morning (Feb 26) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin has widened but has not advanced since Monday. Smoke conditions were light with a light southwest wind blowing the smoke in a northeast direction.

Two schools chosen to take part in Research Investigating Dust Expulsion Removal Systems experiment

Kealakehe selected for student lunar flight experiment

Two schools chosen to take part in Research Investigating Dust Expulsion Removal Systems experiment

Island Market closing its doors Feb. 27

Naalehu residents losing sole supermarket

Island Market closing its doors Feb. 27

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LavaTalk: February 25, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Wednesday morning (Feb 25) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin has widened but is not advancing. Smoke conditions were light with a light north wind blowing the smoke in a southeast direction.

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LavaTalk: February 24, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Tuesday morning (Feb 24) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin has widened but is not advancing. Smoke conditions were light with a light north wind blowing the smoke in a southeast direction.

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LavaTalk: February 23, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Monday morning (Feb 23) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin remains active however sluggish, widening and shows no advancement since yesterday morning.

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LavaTalk: February 22, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Sunday morning (Feb 22) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin remains active however sluggish and has advanced approximately 20 yards since yesterday morning and is about one mile from Hwy 130.

Kyle Kawai of Big Island Shaolin Arts performs firebreathing fronting the Kress building during Chinese New Year celebration in downtown Hilo Saturday, February 21, 2015. Photography by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7

Downtown Hilo heats up their Chinese New Year celebration

The Chinese New Year began Thursday but downtown Hilo celebrated with music, fireworks and firebreathing Saturday (Feb 21). This Luna New Year is the Year of the Ram.

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LavaTalk: February 21, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Saturday morning (Feb 21) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. The breakout along the north margin remains active and has advanced approximately 90 yards since yesterday morning.

The listed individuals are wanted by the Hawaii Police Department because of outstanding warrants. Persons who know a warrant is out for their arrest are advised to report to the nearest police station to avoid having an officer go to their home or workplace to arrest them.

Police warrants list for Friday, February 27, 2015

February 27, 2015

The listed individuals are wanted by the Hawaii Police Department because of outstanding warrants. Persons who know a warrant is out for their arrest are advised to report to the nearest police station to avoid having an officer go to their home or workplace to arrest them.

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The most recent edition of the Crime Stoppers television program “Hawaiʻi Island’s Most Wanted” highlights a 20-year-old Puna man wanted for escape, a 38-year-old Kaʻū man wanted for abuse and a 36-year-old Hilo man wanted for questioning in a reckless endangering case.

The new episode begins airing Friday (February 27).

New episode of ‘Hawaii Island’s Most Wanted’ to debut Friday (Feb 27)

February 27, 2015

The most recent edition of the Crime Stoppers television program “Hawaiʻi Island’s Most Wanted” highlights a 20-year-old Puna man wanted for escape, a 38-year-old Kaʻū man wanted for abuse and a 36-year-old Hilo man wanted for questioning in a reckless endangering case. The new episode begins airing Friday (February 27).

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Very strong 7.0M quake near Indonesia, no tsunami threat

February 27, 2015

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.0 occurred in the Banda Sea at 3:45 a.m. HST on Friday, February 27, 2015. Based on all available data… there is no tsunami threat from this earthquake.

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Police seek man on video at the scene of a suspicious Kona fire

February 26, 2015

Hawaiʻi Island police want to question a man whose image was captured on a surveillance video at the scene of a suspicious fire. At 6:10 a.m. Thursday (February 26), Kona Patrol officers responded to a report of a fire at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Captain Cook. When they arrived, firefighters were on the […]

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Aloha Exchange board member Joey Estrella presents an 'Officer of the Month' award to Officer Jenny Lee.

Lee is East Hawaii’s Officer of the Month for February

February 26, 2015

The Aloha Exchange Club of East Hawaiʻi recognized Officer Jenny Lee on Thursday (February 26) as the East Hawaiʻi “Officer of the Month” for February. Lee was honored for her bravery during a 2 a.m. incident at the Hilo police cellblock on January 11. Lee and another officer were attempting to move an unruly prisoner […]

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THINK Fund at Pauahi Foundation Scholarship applications available

February 26, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE The THINK (The Hawaii Island New Knowledge) Fund application at the Pauahi Foundation are open. This is a new, multi-year scholarship fund for the Pauahi Foundation. The THINK Fund at the Pauahi Foundation is focused on providing essential scholarship funding to individuals pursuing STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) endeavors. The Pauahi Foundation’s […]

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Changes in county green waste recycling

February 26, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE The county Department of Environmental Management will begin charging a new tipping fee on March 1, 2015 to businesses that deposit green waste at recycling facilities in Puuanahulu and Hilo. Revenue from the new fee will help to finance an expansion of green waste recycling services across the island. The new fee will […]

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Hilo Adult Day Center breaks ground

February 26, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaii Island Community Development Corporation (HICDC) and Hawaii Island Adult Care, Inc. (HIAC) have broke ground for the construction of infrastructure for the future new home of the Hilo Adult Day Center. The funding for the infrastructure road and utility work is provided through a grant-in-aid from the state Legislature and the county […]

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This map depicts the course the James family members took along their voyage before their Feb. 8 rescue. The voyage took the three-man crew from Mexico to approximately 300 miles northeast of the Big Island of Hawaii. The boat became disabled while in rough seas. The crew called the Coast Guard, who coordinated the rescue with the Horizon Reliance cargo vessel, registered to the Automated Mutual Assistance Vessel Rescue System. U.S. Coast Guard illustration.

PMA, ILWU announce West Coast waterfront contract

February 26, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE The Pacific Maritime Association and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union have announced a tentative agreement on a new five-year contract covering workers at all 29 West Coast ports. The deal was reached with assistance from U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez and Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Deputy Director Scot Beckenbaugh. The […]

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Photo from the Tuesday morning (Feb 24) overflight showing the north margin breakout. This photo is looking downslope with Pahoa in the background. Photo courtesy of Hawaii County Civil Defense

Study looking at how people cope with vog

February 26, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE A new study to examine how people who live downwind of Kilauea volcano cope with volcanic gas emissions, or vog, is currently underway. Led by Dr. Claire Horwell, director of the International Volcanic Health Hazard Network and a researcher at Durham University in the United Kingdom, the study is being conducted in cooperation […]

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House, Senate Republicans join forces on legislation

February 26, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE The Hawaii Senate and House of Representatives Minority Caucuses have joined forces this year and introduced several pieces of companion legislation, in an effort to relieve the burdens on Hawaii citizens. A top priority for the Minority Caucus is reducing the rising cost of living in Hawaii, where expenses like rent, home prices, […]

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TMT scientists ‘Journey Through the Universe’ (March 1)

February 26, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE TMT is participating again at this year’s Journey Through The Universe’s Family Science Day and Astronomy Educators in the Classroom. For 10 years, the Journey Through the Universe program has excited classrooms and students in Hilo and beyond with exciting science. Journey Through the Universe brings local students and teachers together with astronomers […]

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