The Tribune-Herald each Saturday is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The Kona Historical Society generously donated the collection in 2007. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the pictures, most of which are from the 1960s and ’70s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact the museum at 935-5021 or firstname.lastname@example.org. THIS PHOTO (NO. 17431) was captured July 17, 1963.
Boys & Girls Club of the Big Island invites the community to its 2018 Youth of the Year celebration and fundraiser at 5:30 p.m. March 2 at Hilo Hawaiian Hotel’s Moku Ola Ballroom.
Hawaii Community College professor Gene Harada recently received the University of Hawaii Willard Wilson Award for Distinguished Service.
Lori Thompson of Hilo got a diagnosis of COPD, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Her ailment is not well-known, even though it’s the third-leading killer of people in the U.S. — behind heart disease and cancer — according to federal data.
Today’s Volcano Watch begins with a question: Can you guess when the next slow slip event will happen on Kilauea Volcano’s South Flank? As a hint, the last one was in October 2015, and before then, events occurred in May 2012, February 2010 and June 2007. If this seems like a pattern, you’re right.