No lava spotted at fissure 8

Lava was no longer seen oozing into the ocean or sitting inside fissure 8 during an overflight Wednesday morning, according to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.

Big plans for Keaau

Keaau could see its population more than double under a master plan W.H. Shipman released for public comment.

As Lane goes away, focus turns to recovery

Hawaii County will begin damage assessments today after windward areas were walloped by days of torrential rain and severe flooding from Tropical Storm Lane.