U.S. Marshals offer reward in manhunt for alleged cop killer

UPDATED 1:13 p.m. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is also offering up to a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Justin Joshua Waiki, whom police say shot and killed Hawaii Police Department Officer Bronson K. Kaliloa Tuesday night.

Fallen officer mourned; police search for alleged killer

Condolences to the family of fallen Puna patrol Officer Bronson Kaimana Kaliloa poured in Wednesday as word spread that the 10-year Hawaii Police Department veteran was shot and killed Tuesday night, allegedly by a man wanted on an arrest warrant.

Lava about 700 meters from park, boat ramp

Lava from Kilauea volcano’s lower East Rift Zone eruption continues to edge its way toward Isaac Hale Beach Park and Pohoiki boat ramp this morning, according to officials.

Lava boat captain: ‘It was immense’

The captain of a lava tour boat hit by what authorities called a “lava bomb” Monday morning near the Kapoho lava ocean entry said he never saw the explosion that rained molten rocks down on top of his boat.

USGS employs high-tech laser mapping at Kilauea’s summit

The U.S. Geological Survey has made numerous overflights of lower East Rift Zone lava since the current eruptive phase of Kilauea volcano began May 3, but an overflight of the summit and Volcano village area on Wednesday morning had a different purpose.