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LavaTalk: February 26, 2015 update on Kilauea Kealakehe selected for student lunar flight experiment Naalehu residents losing sole supermarket LavaTalk: February 25, 2015 update on Kilauea LavaTalk: February 24, 2015 update on Kilauea LavaTalk: February 23, 2015 update on Kilauea LavaTalk: February 22, 2015 update on Kilauea Downtown Hilo heats up their Chinese New Year celebration LavaTalk: February 21, 2015 update on Kilauea LavaTalk: February 20, 2015 update on Kilauea
 
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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.

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LavaTalk: February 20, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

The Friday morning (Feb 20) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. A brushfire broke out yesterday from the edge of the breakout and all fire activity remains within the firebreaks and a secure perimeter.

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Big Island lane closures for the week of February 21-27, 2015

February 21, 2015

MEDIA RELEASE PLEASE NOTE: Lane closure schedules may change at any time without further notice. All projects are weather permitting. — HAWAII BELT ROAD— 1) VICINITY OF PEPEEKEO TO HAKALAU Alternating single lane closures on Hawaii Belt Road (Route 19) in both directions between Milepost Markers 10.0 and 15.6 in the vicinity of Pepeekeo to […]

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Police charge Waikoloa man with numerous firearm and drug offenses

February 20, 2015

Hawaiʻi Island police charged a Waikoloa man with numerous firearm and drug offenses following the execution of a search warrant on his home and vehicle in Waikoloa Village on Thursday (February 19). South Kohala Community Policing officers, assisted by their Kona counterparts and officers from the South Kohala District, executed a search warrant

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A high surf advisory is in effect for west facing shores of the Big Island until 6 p.m. Saturday (Feb 21).

Surf is 6-10 feet across west facing shores of the Big Island in Kona and Kohala.

Coastal areas can expect strong breaking waves, shore breaks and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming difficult and dangerous.

High surf advisory issued for Kona and Kohala

February 20, 2015

A high surf advisory is in effect for west facing shores of the Big Island until 6 p.m. Saturday (Feb 21). Surf is 6-10 feet across west facing shores of the Big Island in Kona and Kohala. Coastal areas can expect strong breaking waves, shore breaks and strong longshore and rip currents making swimming difficult […]

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High wind warning for Big Island summits with gusts over 80 mph

February 20, 2015

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a high wind warning until 6 p.m. Saturday for the summits of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa. Winds are coming from the west at 35-60 mph with localized gusts over 80 mph on summit areas obve 11,000 feet in elevation.

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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 20, 2015

February 20, 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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Volcano Watch: Kilauea activity update for February 19, 2015

February 20, 2015

The summit lava lake level fell from about 10 m (30 ft) during the week, and was about 45 meters (150 ft) below the rim of the Overlook crater as of Thursday, February 19, 2015.

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PTA to open several areas for bird hunting this weekend (Feb 21-22)

February 20, 2015

Army officials are opening several training areas for bow hunting, here, Feb. 21-22, from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. Training areas 12-16 and the Keamuku Training Area will be open for bow hunting of mammals only. Hunters are allowed one pig, one goat and one sheep, per day, in keeping with state bag limits. Shooting […]

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Volcano Watch: Volcano watching on the other side of the world

February 20, 2015

On the morning of February 4, 2015, Piton de la Fournaise started to erupt. Although more than 10,000 miles from Hawai‘i, this eruption was of unusual importance for scientists studying Kīlauea.

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Police police arrest woman, seek man in jewelry theft

February 19, 2015

Hawaiʻi Island police have arrested one person and are seeking another in connection with a theft last summer at a big box store in Hilo. On August 2, 2014, a man and a woman removed jewelry valued at $10,741 from a store on Makaʻala Street.

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Police have identified three people who died in a traffic crash Saturday morning in Kailua-Kona near the Hina Lani/Queen Kaʻahumanu Highway intersection.

They were identified through dental records Thursday morning as 18-year-old Keliiokahonua Sadumiano of Ocean View, 17-year-old Kaela Avanilla of Kailua-Kona and 17-year-old Phoenix Hauanio of Kailua-Kona.

Police identify three teens killed in Kona crash Saturday

February 19, 2015

Police have identified three people who died in a traffic crash Saturday morning in Kailua-Kona near the Hina Lani/Queen Kaʻahumanu Highway intersection. They were identified through dental records Thursday morning as 18-year-old Keliiokahonua Sadumiano of Ocean View, 17-year-old Kaela Avanilla of Kailua-Kona and 17-year-old Phoenix Hauanio of Kailua-Kona.

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A 55-year-old Kona man who suffered third-degree burns in a domestic dispute has died from his injuries.

Ghenghis Khan Kaaihue of Kailua-Kona was pronounced dead at at 11:17 p.m. Wednesday (February 18) at Straub Medical Center on Oahu. An autopsy will be conducted by the Honolulu Medical Examiner’s office to determine the exact cause of death.

Man burned in Kona domestic dispute dies

February 19, 2015

A 55-year-old Kona man who suffered third-degree burns in a domestic dispute has died from his injuries. Ghenghis Khan Kaaihue of Kailua-Kona was pronounced dead at at 11:17 p.m. Wednesday (February 18) at Straub Medical Center on Oahu. An autopsy will be conducted by the Honolulu Medical Examiner’s office to determine the exact cause of […]

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LavaTalk: February 19, 2015 update on Kilauea’s lava flow

February 19, 2015

The Thursday morning (Feb 19) overflight has revealed that the lava flow front remains stalled. Smoke conditions were light to moderate with calm winds.

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