Hawaii Island News Update

Accessed on 01 June 2018, 2105 UTC, Post #16931.

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“Hawaii Business Magazine”, 01 June 2018.

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Comment:  Here are today’s top Hawaii Island news stories compiled by “Hawaii Business Magazine”, published in Honolulu, Hawaii. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Lower Leilani Estates holdouts given deadline to leave or possibly face arrest
Mayor Harry Kim issued the mandatory evacuation order Thursday for the area east of Pomaikai Street in the subdivision, much of which has been devastated by lava during the past month. Tribune-Herald.  Star-Advertiser.
Big Island Video News.  Hawaii Public Radio.
Hawaii News Now.  KHON2.

Scientists debate whether Leilani Estates eruption is “new”
It’s not official yet, but U.S. Geological Survey scientists are seriously debating whether the Leilani Estates eruption that began May 3 should be declared a “new” eruption that is distinct from the Puu Oo eruption on the flank of Kilauea Volcano, which began in 1983. Star-Advertiser.

Gun-toting man who shot at lava evacuee charged on multiple counts
The gun-toting man accused of shooting at a lava evacuee during a heated confrontation captured on video was charged Thursday with multiple counts of reckless endangering and terroristic threatening. Hawaii News Now. Maui Now.  Associated Press.

Latest eruption updates
Fissure 8 gushing. Gas emissions still high. Kau residents irritated by ashfall. Tribune-Herald. 

Hawaii has 5 other active volcanoes in addition to Kilauea
Here’s a quick look at the islands’ active and inactive volcanoes. Associated Press. 

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