UA-131046696-1 [slim_seo_breadcrumbs]

West Hawaii Today

Author:

Over the years, Hawaii has tried to stop lava flows, but most efforts have failed.

Views expressed in this West Hawaii News update are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Accessed on 02 December 2022, 1340 UTC.

Content provided by ” West Hawaii Today.”  Full access requires subscription to “West Hawaii Today.”  Article summaries are available to all readers.

Source:  https://www.westhawaiitoday.com/category/hawaii-news/

Please click link or scroll down to read your selections.

 Video

County opens lava-viewing route

Lava watchers can get a closer and safer view of the Mauna Loa eruption through an alternate route intended to reduce parking on Daniel K. Inouye Highway.

Mauna Loa eruption cuts access, power to Mauna Loa Observatory

Lava from the Mauna Loa eruption on Monday night crossed the access road to the Mauna Loa Observatory, knocking out access and power to one of only four NOAA laboratories across the globe that measure atmospheric conditions and monitor carbon dioxide levels.

No easy fix

Hawaii County agencies, the police department and business associations all seem to be waiting for one another to propose solutions to alleviate complaints about the homeless on Hawaii Island.

Ige looks back on coronavirus, tourism shutdown

HONOLULU — As Hawaii’s governor, David Ige faced a volcanic eruption that destroyed 700 homes, protests blocking construction of a cutting-edge multibillion-dollar telescope and a false alert about an incoming ballistic missile. During the COVID-19 pandemic, tourism shut down and Hawaii’s unemployment rate soared to 22.4%.

For the latest West Hawaii, Hawaii Island, Hawaii State, and Hawaii Sports News, please check the “News Resources” link in the blog sidebar.  Thanks for joining us today.

Russ Roberts (https://hawaiinewsdigest.net).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

%d bloggers like this: