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NTSB releases preliminary report on plane crash off Kona

The National Transportation Safety Board released Friday a preliminary report on a plane crash that resulted in a frantic search, and miraculous rescue, of two pilots off Kona. 218 more words


Walking in Wonderland

Incredible, flawless, spectacular – those are all words that easily describe my day. Melanie flew in to the island last night so we were back to camp Doug today, going full force. 293 more words


With Love, Lani

Today held my favorite site of everywhere we’ve been so far on the island, which was the Ka’upulehu Interpretation Center. Even though Ross got us there over an hour early (thanks a lot, buddy) we started promptly enough around 9:15, walking some of the… 559 more words


Lords of Leveling

Slightly later start, much longer tasks and a generally pumped day! We had to do some more line leveling today (as we did in Kako’o Oiwi… 315 more words


Kona Brewing Company - Big Wave

Golden Ale • 4.4 % ABV • Kailua Kona, Hawaii USA

Kona Brewing company are a brewery based in Hawaii and kicked things off back in 1994. 343 more words


Big Island, BAMFin' Beaches

Field work in Kona today, what what! We all met up in the lobby at 7, then hit up the local foodmart place for lunch. Whiiich Isa & I totally messed up, we just grabbed a bunch of snacks (chips, cheez-its, popcorn) then got in the car, only to have an “oh shit” moment. 228 more words


Boat runs aground in Kailua Bay, Kona

The U.S. Coast Guard is responding after a boat ran aground and sank in Kailua-Kona Sunday.

Terry Cisco sent in a photo of the Spirit of Kona, operated by Blue Sea Cruises, on the rocks in Kailua Bay, taken at around 6 a.m. 195 more words