Air pollution monitors placed around lava flow

The Hawaii State Department of Health has installed three temporary particulate monitors to measure and inform residents on the Big Island of the air quality levels from the lava flow from Kilauea volcano. Two monitors are currently located in Pahoa and one in Leilani Estates.

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Hawaiian Homes Commission approves leasing changes

HONOLULU — The Hawaiian Homes Commission has approved changes to the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands’ month-to-month land leasing program with the intent of making lease processes more transparent and fair.

Waiakea Intermediate parking lot reopens

Hawaii Island police officers and Hawaii County Fire Department personnel responded to Waiakea Intermediate School at 1:08 p.m. today for a reported hazardous odor that resulted in at least one person complaining of dizziness.

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NFL: Bears benching Cutler

LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Multiple reports say the Chicago Bears are benching quarterback Jay Cutler and going with Jimmy Clausen.

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Island Life | 12-18-14

The sun reflects off the surface of the tide pool often referred to as “Keiki Pond” behind Kona Bay Estates. Patricia Cangemi/Community Contributor


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