Although Kilauea is the most active volcano on Hawai'i Island right now, Mauna Loa is also still an active volcano. In the last year, it has begun showing some changes that could indicate future activity. Hawaii Island HPR's Sherry Bracken has more.
Activity at Kīlauea Volcano on the Island of Hawai'i is shifting this year, as it does each year. It's been erupting continuously since 1983, but there are always changes, sometimes dramatic, and sometimes more subtle. On Hawaii Island, HPR's Sherry Bracken talked with scientists at Hawaiian Volcano Observatory to get an update.
The oldest Christian Church in the State has been given the dubious distinction of being named to the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s 2014 list of America’s 11 Most Endangered Historic Places. The church is in Kona, and HPR’s Sherry Bracken talked with its pastor to learn more.
Health care for military veterans is a continuing issue: both nationally and here in Hawaii. A report out on Monday shows veterans in the state have the longest wait in the nation to get their first appointment with a primary care physician. Last week, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard stopped in several locations around the state to get the perspective of local vets. HPR’s Sherry Bracken spoke with Gabbard when she was in Kona.