Ige forms command to ‘streamline military response’ to Kilauea eruption

  • HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald Fissure No. 17 is still active Wednesday near Lanipuna Gardens.

Gov. David Ige announced the formation of a dual-status command joint task force for the Kilauea eruption that would allow Brig. Gen. Kenneth Hara to command active military personnel and the Hawaii National Guard.