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Lava Update [Video]: Vent Spatter on April 28, 2016

Video and article by Mick Kalber.

A gorgeous sunrise coupled with a rainbow started the day off right as we captured rare footage in the Pu’u ‘O’o vent today. 240 more words


Puna man dies from injuries sustained in two-vehicle crash

The Hawaii Police Dept. reports that a 29-year-old Puna man has died from injuries he sustained in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Kilauea Avenue and Kawailani Street in Hilo on Tuesday, April 12. 180 more words


Hawaii State Hospital escapee gets maximum sentence for manslaughter

A Hawaii State Hospital escapee received the maximum sentence for manslaughter Thursday.

David True Seal escaped from the hospital in 2009 and wasn’t found until November 2013, when he killed a man on Hawaii Island. 59 more words


Police investigate Puna robbery of SUV

Hawaii Island police are investigating a reported robbery early Tuesday morning, March 8, in Puna.

At 1:44 a.m., police responded to Captain’s Drive in Fern Forest after a 55-year-old man with no permanent address reported that as he stopped to assist a stranded motorist, he was robbed of his SUV at gunpoint. 97 more words