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2015-04-25 09:14

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park has been abuzz since Thursday night as visitors and local residents flocked to Kilauea caldera to catch a glimpse of the spattering lava lake as it rose toward the rim of Overlook Crater.

Local Features

2015-04-27 00:05

Visitors from Utah explore the lava tube on Queen Kaahumanu Highway just north of Kona International Airport on Saturday. Laura Shimabuku/West Hawaii Today


2015-04-24 00:05

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Local news

2015-04-27 00:05

The University of Hawaii at Hilo will receive $800,000 from the state Department of Transportation as part of the agreement forged around the widening of the Queen Kaahumanu Highway.


2015-04-24 06:03

“24 Days” — A fact-based drama inspired by Ilan Halimi, a Jewish cellphone salesman who was held captive in Paris for 24 days while his family was blackmailed. With Zabou Breitman, Pascal Elbe and Jacques Gamblin. Written by Antoine Lacomblez, Emilie Freche and Alexandre Arcady. Directed by Arcady. In French with English subtitles. (1:48) NR.