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Big Island transfer station now open for lava viewing

The public now has a safe way to view the Puna lava flow up close.

Hawaii County Civil Defense opened public access to the Pahoa transfer station Wednesday morning, where visitors can see lava that has now cooled. 300 more words

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Hundreds of students get closer look at Puna lava flow, more tours planned


As Kilauea’s flow front continues to advance, an older section has cooled significantly, offering up the chance for some to take a closer look.

For safety reasons, the area near the Pahoa Transfer Station had been closed off for weeks to everyone except residents. 252 more words

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Stolen vehicle leads to multiple charges for Puna man

A stolen vehicle has led to a Puna man’s arrest and multiple charges.

Early Wednesday, Dec. 3, a 38-year old Hilo woman reported that her 1992 Honda Accord had been removed from the parking lot of the Prince Kuhio Plaza parking lot. 115 more words

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Into the Puna

Exactly one year ago, I traveled to the Puna, a desert in northern Argentina, with my husband, Jorge.  In January, when I returned to San Francisco, I took a travel writing class at Book Passage in Corte Madera with the fabulous… 2,490 more words

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Salta in 5 Days

Salta – Molinos – Purmamarca – Iruya – Humahuaca – Pozuelos – Puna – Salinas Grandes

Notice : need to be ready to transform yourself into a pilot if you want to achieve this journey. 1,876 more words

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HI - Big Island police search for missing Puna woman Misty Fuga | More Local News - KITV Home

HAWAIIAN ACRES, Hawaii —Big Island police are searching for a 35-year-old Puna woman.

The last sighting of Misty Fuga occurred in Hawaiian Paradise Park Wednesday evening.

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Who In Their Right Mind Moves to Pahoa?

I’ve always had a rebel streak in me. Got it from my dad, a grown man who relished finding ways to break rules without technically breaking them. 1,414 more words

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