Hawaii State News, 04 June 2018

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Hawaii News Monitoring Service

Daily update · June 4, 2018


National Guard troops, police and firefighters ushered the last group of evacuees from homes on the eastern tip of Hawaii’s Big Island early on Saturday, hours before lava from the Kilauea volcano cut off road access to the area, officials said. A …

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Hawaii Civil Defense Service officials said they went through the neighborhood to warn residents this was their last chance to evacuate before their final escape route was cut off by lava.Some chose to stay in the area, which now has no power, cell …

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US Army (official)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (June 1, 2018) – A Regional Health Command-Pacific (RHC-P) Soldier is the winner of a top Army award. Master Sgt. Erron Alor, is selected as the Army’s premier Equal Opportunity Advisor (EOA), taking home the recognition at the …

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Charleston Daily Mail

By Reuters Published: 05:59 EDT, 4 June 2018 | Updated: 05:59 EDT, 4 June 2018 SYDNEY, June 4 (Reuters) – Hawaiian Airlines has experienced a modest decline in bookings on flights since an eruption at Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano began forcing evacuations …

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SYDNEY, June 4 (Reuters) – Hawaiian Airlines has experienced a modest decline in bookings on flights since an eruption at Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano began forcing evacuations from homes last month, the carrier’s chief executive said on Monday. The biggest …

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Mace and Crown

But the Hawaii Civil Defense Agency said the fallout will affect the volcano and Pahala areas, and cautioned about the possibility of aftershocks. There were 500 quakes in the summit area of Kilauea in a 24-hour period over the weekend — the highest rate …

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Three people were airlifted to safety on Sunday morning as lava from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano threatened an isolated area where they had become trapped, the National Guard said. The two men and a woman became the latest in a series of evacuations on …

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United Press International (UPI)

June 4 (UPI) — A strong earthquake beneath the erupting Mount Kilauea volcano shook Hawaii’s Big Island and sent up an 8,000-foot ash plume, scientists said. While dozens of quakes in the magnitude-2 and -3 range have occurred since the volcano began …

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KPRC2 reporter Jacob Rascon is in Hawaii as a part of the Big Island deals with the latest eruption of the Kilauea volcano. Follow his journey with the blog below and on Facebook and Twitter. Day 1 We arrived in Hilo late Sunday. A family from the Big …

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CBS × Residents Surrounded By Lava On Hawaii’s Big Island LEILANI ESTATES, Hawaii (CBSNews) —  On Hawaii’s Big Island, about a dozen people who ignored evacuation orders, are now surrounded by flowing lava. Their only way out will be by helicopter. A huge …

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Until next time,

Russ Roberts