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Volcano Update

2016-06-18 21:40

Early May 24, USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory scientists were alerted by text message that a tiltmeter on the Puu Oo cone on Kilauea Volcano’s East Rift Zone had detected rapid change. Soon after, an HVO field crew reported that lava had broken out from the flanks of Puu Oo. Tiltmeter data showed that the breakout likely began at 6:50 a.m.,resulting in a rapid deflation of the cone as magma burst forth from new vents.

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State & Regional

2016-06-24 09:59

WAILUKU (AP) — Maui Electric Co. is holding off on approving new rooftop solar systems after announcing Wednesday that the county has reached the 5-megawatt limit for solar systems that can send power to its grid.

Arts & Entertainment

2016-06-24 09:44

“Have you ever noticed an actor for the first time, and think that they just came out of nowhere?” mused Kona boy, Adrian Gaeta, as he explained the process of being an actor in Hollywood.

Local Sports

2016-06-24 11:21

Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s Emma Taylor is no stranger to success. The track and field star had a hall of fame worthy career as a member of the HPA track and field team where she set a new state record with seven individual state championships in the hurdles.


2016-06-24 09:43

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Nation & World

2016-06-24 11:27

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings with longtime political donors, Clinton Foundation contributors and corporate and other outside interests that were not recorded or omitted the names of those she met.


2016-06-21 00:06

This Atlantic Beach Pie recipe comes from Bill Smith, long-time chef of Crook’s Corner restaurant in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. When I first tasted it, I went into a pie-induced trance. I have a fuzzy memory of finishing the pie, sharing it with my dinner companion, forks nudging each other for the final bites.