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Here are today’s top news stories from the “Hawaii Tribune-Herald”, published in Hilo, Hawaii. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Thanks for joining us today.
Department of Land and Natural Resources Division of Conservation and Resources Enforcement officers citedan additional eight people Saturday for loitering in a disaster area.
When Pele moves into town, all you can do is get out of the way. That’s a lesson Frances Kakugawa recalled learning when another volcanic eruption from Kilauea destroyed her town ofKapoho in 1960.
A wide lava flow fanned out Sunday over farm lots as it edged closer to Kapoho Bay and threatened to buryhundreds of homes in Vacationland and Kapoho Beach Lots.
Puna Geothermal Venture remains stuck in a precarious spot between a river of lava and a line of fissures thathave gone quiet.
USGS Kilauea volcano update, June 3, 2018
CORRECTION 3:45 p.m. June 3:
Deciphering just how much Kilauea’s current eruption has affected Hawaii Island and state economiesis nearly as murky a prospect as watching a West Hawaii sunset through the vog.
KAILUA-KONA — It’s more bad news for Hawaii Island. Norwegian Cruise Line sent out an email Saturday afternoon informing businesses that Hawaii Island has been removed from the itinerary for its ship Pride of America “until further notice.”
A Kauai man will spend the next decade in prison for the 2006 death of his wife. Darren Galas, 46, was sentenced to 10 years Wednesday after pleading no contest in January to a felony assault charge.
KAILUA-KONA — Gov. David Ige wants to double in-state food production by 2020, and a key element of meeting that goal could be introducing new crops to Hawaii particularly suited to grow here.