The university wants to keep private vehicles off the summit and require permits for big gatherings.
Kilauea volcano created a dramatic new landscape including black-sand beaches. But “it’s a rough walk” to get there.
A waterfall, a black sand beach and a spectacular descent make this place an all-too-popular destination for tourists.
A facility that plans to burn 30 truckloads of eucalyptus logs daily requires massive amounts of water for cooling.
Pointing to the overthrow of the Hawaiian Kingdom, Jen Ruggles says functioning as a County Council member may violate U.S. and international laws.
UPDATED: Hawaii County’s windward side has endured three straight days of nearly nonstop downpours.
No reports of wind damage, but the deluge is wreaking havoc on Hawaii County.
UPDATED: The drenching closes some roads and causes landslides, but strong winds had been reported as of 6:30 p.m.
South- and west-facing coastal areas are considered at greatest risk in Hawaii County.