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DLNR seeks ID of man seen on camera who is suspected of placing rocks on Mauna Kea Access Road

Anyone who may have witnessed or have knowledge of rocks being placed on the Mauna Kea Access Road, late afternoon, on May 16, 2016, is asked to contact the DLNR Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement (DOCARE).

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New lava breakouts spill out of Pu‘u ‘O‘o Tuesday (May 24)

A lava breakout at Puʻu ʻŌʻō began Tuesday morning, May 24, 2016 just before 7 a.m., HST. The breakout originated on the northeast flank of the cone, at the site of the vent for the ongoing June 27th lava flow.

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A USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory chemist conducts thermal imaging measurements as part of a geochemical survey on Mauna Loa's upper Southwest Rift Zone in March 2016. Areas like the one shown here can indicate where gases are escaping from magma at depth. USGS photo.

Volcano Watch: Scientists search for the right “keys” to Mauna Loa

In September 2015, the USGS/HVO raised the Volcano Alert Level for Mauna Loa from “normal” to “advisory” because of increased activity beneath the mountain’s summit caldera and upper Southwest Rift Zone.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for May 19, 2016

On the East Rift Zone, scattered lava flow activity remained within about 5.8 km (3.6 mi) northeast of Puʻu ʻŌʻō and was not threatening nearby communities.

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Hawaiian Airlines pilots and other supporters conducted informational picketing outside Honolulu International Airport Wednesday, March 16, 2016. Photography by Baron Sekiya | Hawaii 24/7

Hawaiian Airlines pilots vote to authorize a strike should contract talks fail

Hawaiian Airlines pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, International voted Tuesday (May 17) to authorize their elected union representatives to strike if contract talks do not result in a new collective bargaining agreement.

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(Left to right) HTA Director of Communications Charlene Chan; HTA President and CEO George Szigeti; Rep. Tulsi Gabbard; NELHA Executive Director Gregory Barbour; NELHA Chief Marketing Officer Laurence Sombardier

NELHA and Hawaii Tourism Authority receive President’s ‘E’ Award for commerce

Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaiʻi Authority and Hawaiʻi Tourism Authority were two of 123 U.S. companies and organizations recognized at Monday’s ceremony for the President’s ‘E’ Award.

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Big Island Chocolate Festival names top confections

Waikoloa Hilton Village chefs score numerous awards; Maui team wins student division

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Hokulea, crew arrive in Washington, DC and welcomed by Rep. Gabbard

Hōkūleʻa has voyaged traditionally for 40 years, sailing over 150,000 nautical miles throughout the Pacific. Since leaving Hawaiʻi on the “Mālama Honua” worldwide voyage, the Hōkūle‘a has travelled to more than 12 countries and 55 ports.

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This daguerreotype image, captured in 1855 by Hugo Stangenwald, is the earliest known photograph of Kīlauea Volcano. Although scratched and faded, the 161-year-old photo shows a line of steaming vents across the floor of Kīlauea’s summit caldera as viewed from a location near today’s Volcano House Hotel. The caldera rim is visible in the lower third of the image. Photo courtesy of Hawaiian Mission Houses Historic Site and Archives (http://www.missionhouses.org/).

Volcano Watch: When were the first photographs of Kīlauea Volcano taken?

In 1853, Hugo Stangenwald arrived in the Hawaiian Islands and set up a photography studio on O‘ahu. His small daguerreotype images are the oldest photographs of Hawaii that have survived.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for May 12, 2016

The small lava pond in the western portion of Puʻu ʻŌʻō Crater was at a higher level Monday (May 9) compared to previous visits, and closer to the pit rim.

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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for May 5, 2016

During the past week, the summit lava lake level varied between about 98–157 feet below the vent rim within Halema‘uma‘u Crater.

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Layers of explosive deposits erupted from Kīlauea Volcano in 17th and 18th centuries are visible in a road cut just beyond the gate at Keanakākoʻi Crater. This section of Crater Rim Drive has been closed since 2008, when the still-erupting vent within Halemaʻumaʻu Crater (middle, far right) first opened. USGS photo.

Volcano Watch: Driving and walking Crater Rim Drive is an explosive experience

Thick deposits of pumice and scoria from the 1959 Kīlauea Iki lava fountains line much of the hiking route between the Devastation Trail parking area and Keanakākoʻi Crater.

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