Jason Armstrong

Jason Armstrong has reported extensively for both of Hawaii Island’s daily newspapers. He has lived in Hilo since 1987.
Jason Armstrong: Trucking Trash All The Way Across The Big Island Jason Armstrong/Civil Beat

Jason Armstrong: Trucking Trash All The Way Across The Big Island

The Hilo landfill is filling up, and plans call for most East Hawaii garbage to be hauled west starting in a year.

Jason Armstrong: Bongs And Bare Breasts Outnumber Cellphones At This Beach Jason Armstrong/Civil Beat

Jason Armstrong: Bongs And Bare Breasts Outnumber Cellphones At This Beach

A drum circle is only one of the Sunday attractions at a Big Island beach where millennials and ageless hippies mingle.