PAHOA, Hawaii | Noisy Hawaii volcano lava fissure spurs more evacuations

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — A new fissure emitting steam and lava spatter spurred Hawaii officials to call for more evacuations on Sunday as residents braced for an expected eruption from the Kilauea volcano.

PAHOA, Hawaii | Hawaii volcano eruption costs tourism industry millions

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — People nixing vacations to Hawaii’s Big island has cost the tourism industry millions of dollars as the top attraction, Kilauea volcano, keeps spewing lava. Continue reading PAHOA, Hawaii | Hawaii volcano eruption costs tourism industry millions at STL.News.

VOLCANO, Hawaii | Hawaii volcano spawns new fissure near geothermal plant

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VOLCANO, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano spawned a new lava fissure Saturday, emitting minor lava spatter less than a mile from a geothermal energy plant. Continue reading VOLCANO, Hawaii | Hawaii volcano spawns new fissure near geothermal plant at STL.News.

PAHOA, Hawaii | Geologists: Explosive event possible at Hawaii volcano

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Geologists warned Wednesday that Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano could erupt explosively and send boulders, rocks and ash into the air around its summit in the coming weeks.

HONOLULU | National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruption

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HONOLULU — A national park in Hawaii has reopened after being closed for more than four months because of Kilauea volcano’s latest eruption, which caused widespread damage to park infrastructure and dramatically changed its landscape.

PAHOA, Hawaii | Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaii residents forced to evacuate their homes because of lava oozing from cracks in their neighborhoods are growing weary. Continue reading PAHOA, Hawaii | Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on at STL.News.

VOLCANO, Hawaii | Hawaii officials encourage tourist to visit, despite volcano

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VOLCANO, Hawaii (AP) — Hawaii tourism officials are hoping Kilauea’s eruption won’t deter travelers from visiting the state’s largest island, even as geologists warn the volcano could soon shoot large boulders out of its summit.

PAHOA, Hawaii | What is lava haze? A look at Hawaii’s latest volcanic hazard

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Lava from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano is pouring into the sea and setting off a chemical reaction that creates giant clouds of acid and fine glass. Continue reading PAHOA, Hawaii | What is lava haze?

HONOLULU | National park in Hawaii reopens after monthslong eruption

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HONOLULU — A national park in Hawaii has reopened after being closed for more than four months because of Kilauea volcano‘s latest eruption, which caused widespread damage to park infrastructure and dramatically changed its landscape.

HONOLULU | Once-powerful Hawaii hurricane downgraded to tropical storm

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HONOLULU — A powerful hurricane that threatened Hawaii for a week rapidly disintegrated to become a tropical storm south of Honolulu. Continue reading HONOLULU | Once-powerful Hawaii hurricane downgraded to tropical storm at STL.News.

PAHOA, Hawaii  | Hawaii volcano park to close amid explosion concerns

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PAHOA, HawaiiHawaii’s Kilauea volcano could soon send boulders and ash shooting out of its summit crater in the kind of explosive eruption last displayed nearly a century ago. Continue reading PAHOA, Hawaii | Hawaii volcano park to close amid explosion concerns at STL.News.

HONOLULU | Lava crashes through roof of Hawaii tour boat, injuring 23

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HONOLULU — An explosion sent lava crashing through the roof of a tour boat off Hawaii’s Big Island, injuring 23 people Monday, officials said. A woman in her 20s was in serious condition with a broken thigh bone, the Hawaii County Fire Department said.

PAHOA, Hawaii | Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — Ed Arends grabbed what he could in the night and fled his 5-acre property, lava oozing from a crack in his neighborhood on Hawaii’s Big Island. Continue reading PAHOA, Hawaii | Hawaii lava evacuees grow weary as uncertainty drags on at STL.News.

PAHOA, Hawaii | Faster-moving Hawaii lava gushes into sea, spews new danger

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — A volcano that is oozing, spewing and exploding on Hawaii’s Big Island has gotten more hazardous in recent days, with rivers of molten rock pouring into the ocean Sunday and flying lava causing the first major injury.

PAHOA, Hawaii  | Hawaii volcano generates toxic gas plume called laze

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PAHOA, Hawaii — The eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii sparked new safety warnings about toxic gas on the Big Island’s southern coastline after lava began flowing into the ocean and setting off a chemical reaction.

PAHOA, Hawaii | The Latest: Hawaii authorities warn of fast-moving lava

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PAHOA, Hawaii — The Latest on the eruption of Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island (all times local): 5:45 p.m. Hawaii officials are checking with residents to see if they need help as fast-moving lava approaches a mostly rural part of the Big Island.

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. | Hawaii shuts out Georgia 3-0 to move to LLWS title game

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — After striking out his 15th batter to end the game, Hawaii’s Aukai Kea pumped his fists and let out a shout for all to hear. Hawaii shut out Georgia 3-0 and Kea’s complete game sealed its berth in the Little League World Series championship.

HONOLULU | Hawaii’s Big Island readies as Hurricane Hector approaches

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HONOLULU — Hawaii emergency officials who have been contending with Kilauea volcano’s lava flow were preparing for a hurricane that was expected to pass to the south of the islands this week.

HONOLULU | The Latest: Hurricane Lane shifts course closer to Hawaii

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Forecasters say Hurricane Lane has shifted course and is now moving closer to Hawaii. Continue reading HONOLULU | The Latest: Hurricane Lane shifts course closer to Hawaii at STL.News. HONOLULU— The Latest on Hurricane Lane (all times local): 12:30 p.m.

VOLCANO, Hawaii | The Latest: Hawaii lava flow may cross highway within hours

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VOLCANO, Hawaii — The Latest on the eruption of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Hawaii County civil defense officials are warning residents that lava may cross a highway in the coming hours.

Hawaii News: Governor Ige’s request for Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawaii Island – Approved

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HONOLULU, HI – Hawaii Governor David Ige’s request for a Presidential Disaster Declaration for Hawai‘i Island was granted, one day after the governor submitted the request. General disaster declaration governor ige Hawaii hawaii news President Trump presidential declaration TodayNews Volcano

VOLCANO, Hawaii  | The Latest: 4 evacuated after lava crosses road in Hawaii

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VOLCANO, Hawaii — The Latest on the eruption of Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Hawaii County Civil Defense said Friday that police, firefighters and National Guard troops were securing the area of the Big Island and stopping people from entering.

PAHOA, Hawaii | The Latest: New lava fissure prompts more evacuations

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — The Latest on the eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii (all times local): 6:55 a.m. Officials say a new lava fissure has been reported and are ordering more evacuations on Hawaii’s Big Island.

PAHOA, Hawaii | Awe and fear: Lava in Hawaii sloshes, oozes, crackles, roars

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — The lava hisses, crackles and sizzles. For the past week, Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano has spewed lava into the air, destroyed homes, forced residents into shelters and agitated an otherwise cheerful, small community where everyone is a neighbor.

HONOLULU | Tropical storm fades but still douses Hawaii with rain

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HONOLULU— A gradually weakening tropical storm hit Hawaii on Wednesday, soaking a part of Maui and sending gusts of wind that toppled trees and cancelled flights at a number of airports in the state.

HONOLULU | Maui hunkers down for Tropical Storm Olivia nearing Hawaii

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HONOLULU — Maui hunkered down for heavy rains and powerful winds as a gradually weakening tropical storm barreled toward Hawaii, while Honolulu hoped it would be spared the worst. Continue reading HONOLULU | Maui hunkers down for Tropical Storm Olivia nearing Hawaii at STL.News.

HONOLULU  | Passengers recounts moments after lava hit Hawaii tour boat

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HONOLULU — A passenger on a tour boat that was struck by lava off Hawaii’s Big Island last week shielded his girlfriend and waited for death as searing debris came ripping through the catamaran’s roof.

HONOLULU | Pepper spray discharges during flight to Hawaii, 15 treated

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Twelve passengers and three flight attendants were treated for respiratory issues and released by emergency responders at the airport in Kahului, Hawaii, airline spokesman Alex Da Silva said. Continue reading HONOLULU | Pepper spray discharges during flight to Hawaii, 15 treated at STL.News.

PAHOA, Hawaii | The Latest: Lava almost cut Hawaii man’s leg in half

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PAHOA, Hawaii — The Latest on the eruption of Kilauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island (all times local): 5:30 p.m. A Hawaii man hit by a flying piece of lava says the molten rock nearly cut his left leg in half.

HONOLULU | The Latest: Winds die down, rain still a threat in Hawaii

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Continue reading HONOLULU | The Latest: Winds die down, rain still a threat in Hawaii at STL.News. HONOLULU — The Latest on Tropical Storm Lane (all times local): 7:45 a.m.

PAHOA, Hawaii | Noisy Hawaiian volcano lava fissure prompts more evacuations

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PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — A new fissure emitting steam and lava spatter spurred Hawaii officials to call for more evacuations on Sunday as residents braced for an expected eruption from the Kilauea volcano.

PAHOA, Hawaii  | Hawaii volcano could blow its top soon, hurl rocks and ash

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PAHOA, Hawaii — A Hawaii volcano is threatening to blow its top in coming days or weeks after sputtering lava for a week, forcing about 2,000 people to evacuate, destroying two dozen homes and threatening a geothermal plant. General Hawaii volcano hurl rocks Pahoa TodayNews

Hawaii News: Fly Flags at Half-Staff on Memorial Day

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PAHOA, Hawaii | Hawaii officials airlift 4 residents after lava crosses road

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PAHOA, Hawaii — Fast-moving lava crossed a road and isolated about 40 homes Friday in a rural subdivision below Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, forcing at least four people to be evacuated by county and National Guard helicopters.

VOLCANO, Hawaii  | Light coats of gritty ash fall near erupting Hawaii volcano

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VOLCANO, Hawaii — Authorities handed out ash around 2,000 masks for protection as people living near Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano braced for pulverized rock, glass and crystal to rain down on them after an explosive eruption at the peak’s summit.

VOLCANO, Hawaii | The Latest: New fissure spatters lava from Hawaii volcano

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VOLCANO, Hawaii — The Latest on the eruption of Kilauea volcano in Hawaii (all times local): 9:45 a.m. A new lava fissure has opened up on Hawaii’s Big Island in the vicinity of a geothermal energy plant.

HONOLULU | Hurricane Lane barrels toward Hawaii with torrential rains

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HONOLULU — Hurricane Lane barreled toward Hawaii on Friday, dumping torrential rains that caused flooding on the Big Island as people stocked up on supplies and piled sandbags to shield oceanfront businesses against the increasingly violent surf.

HONOLULU | Maui hit with heavy rain as Olivia bears down on Hawaii

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HONOLULU — Maui was hit with heavy rain and powerful winds Wednesday as a gradually weakening tropical storm neared Hawaii, with forecasters predicting Tropical Storm Olivia could dump 5 to 10 inches (12 to 25 centimeters).

HONOLULU | Hawaii residents brace themselves as hurricane strengthens

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HONOLULU — Hawaii residents rushed to stores to stock up on bottled water, ramen, toilet paper and other supplies as they faced the threat of heavy rain, flash flooding and high surf as a strengthening hurricane continued to churn toward the state.

PAHOA, Hawaii  | Rural Hawaii communities face various volcano threats

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PAHOA, Hawaii —In the weeks since Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano began erupting, dozens of homes have burned from oozing lava, people have fled their homes and plumes of steam from the summit have shot skyward, prompting officials to distribute face masks to protect against ash particles. Continue reading PAHOA, Hawaii | Rural Hawaii communities face various volcano threats at STL.News. General communities face Pahoa Rural Hawaii TodayNews various volcano threats

HONOLULU | Former Congressman Ed Case wins Democratic primary in Hawaii for U.S. Congress

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HONOLULU — Former Congressman Ed Case wins Democratic primary in Hawaii for U.S. Continue reading HONOLULU | Former Congressman Ed Case wins Democratic primary in Hawaii for U.S. General former congressman Honolulu primary Hawaii TodayNews wins Democratic

HONOLULU | Scientists downgrade alert level for Hawaii volcano

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HONOLULU— Slowing activity at Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano has prompted scientists on Friday to downgrade their alert level for the mountain. Continue reading HONOLULU | Scientists downgrade alert level for Hawaii volcano at STL.News.

HONOLULU  | Hawaii lava crosses key highway, destroys utility poles

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HONOLULU — Lava crossed a key highway in the mostly rural district of the Big Island where Kilauea volcano was erupting, local authorities in Hawaii said Tuesday. Hawaii Electric Light Co. Continue reading HONOLULU | Hawaii lava crosses key highway, destroys utility poles at STL.News.