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Big Island: Council Rejects Tax Hike To Replace Revenue Lost To Eruption Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Big Island: Council Rejects Tax Hike To Replace Revenue Lost To Eruption

The increase would’ve generated about $25 million a year. Instead, the 5-4 vote means service cuts are likely.

Big Island: Hawaii’s Last Hippie Holdouts May Not Survive The Eruption Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Big Island: Hawaii’s Last Hippie Holdouts May Not Survive The Eruption

The lava is doing a number on counterculture havens, and it’s hard to imagine some of these “Punatics” fitting in anywhere else.

Mesmerizing New Videos Of Hawaii Volcano Eruption

Mesmerizing New Videos Of Hawaii Volcano Eruption

Civil Beat videographer Anthony Quintano just sent back these recent views of the Kilauea hot lava flows.

Eruption Brings Back Memories For Those Who Were In Lava’s Path Before AP

Eruption Brings Back Memories For Those Who Were In Lava’s Path Before

Kilauea has covered large swathes of the Big Island’s rural Puna district several times over the past century.

Big Island: Distant Eruption Has Major Impact On Kona-Kohala Coast Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Big Island: Distant Eruption Has Major Impact On Kona-Kohala Coast

West side residents and businesses are dealing with vog and a downturn in business, including some people cancelling their visits.

Vog From Kilauea Increases The Need For Classroom Air Conditioning Anthony Quintano/Civil Beat

Vog From Kilauea Increases The Need For Classroom Air Conditioning

The last weeks of the school year were hard on some Big Island schools, and there’s concern about what’ll happen when they reopen Aug. 6.

Some Lava Evacuees Allowed Back Into Their Homes During ‘Stable’ Flow AP

Some Lava Evacuees Allowed Back Into Their Homes During ‘Stable’ Flow

Lava continues to flow along a path toward the ocean on a course that isn’t threatening new areas, at least for now.

Kilauea Unleashes More Small Blasts, Snaking Lava AP

Kilauea Unleashes More Small Blasts, Snaking Lava

Scientists warn against venturing too close to lava hitting water, saying it could expose people to dangers from flying debris.

Eruption Threatens Future Of Some Big Island Charter Schools USGS

Eruption Threatens Future Of Some Big Island Charter Schools

The ongoing volcanic lava flow is raising many issues for students and their families.

New Coastline Emerges As Kilauea Pumps More Lava To The Sea AP

New Coastline Emerges As Kilauea Pumps More Lava To The Sea

Lava-formed land masses within the national park become federal land, and any ocean entries outside the park become state land.

Scientists Reap Data From The Rumbling Kilauea Volcano AP

Scientists Reap Data From The Rumbling Kilauea Volcano

Better technology has meant scientists have been able to accurately forecast Kilauea’s behavior as it sputters over Puna.

Entire Neighborhood Vanishes As Lava Gushes In AP

Entire Neighborhood Vanishes As Lava Gushes In

Vacationland has been smothered and Kapoho Bay “is completely filled in.”

Hawaii Volcano Eruptions