|The 5.1 magnitude quake with a long shake Monday evening was located northeast of Pahala along Hilina Pali at about|
2,000 ft. elevation near Chain of Craters Road inside Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park. USGS image
A 5.1 MAGNITUDE QUAKE SHOOK KAʻŪ AND VOLCANO on Monday evening at 5:53 p.m. It was followed by a magnitude 3.1 earthquake in the same area at 5:58 p.m. Both were at a depth of 1.9 km. The location was northeast of Pāhala along the Hilina Pala at about 2,000 ft. elevation near Chain of Craters Road on the slope of Kīlauea Volcano, inside Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park. Both quakes were about 8 miles from Volcano.
|Trojan football team players received honors in islandwide rankings this week. Photo by Mark Peters|
is top in defense for Trojans.
Photo by Mark Peters
In Division II for Offense, Tyson TJ Kauhuia-Faafia was selected as First Team all-conference Wide Receiver. Honorable Mention all-conference for Kaʻū offensive players are for Adahdiyah "Diyah" Ellis-Reyes, Ocean Nihipali Sesson, Cyzeiah "Oli" Silva-Kamei, and Dominic Nurial-Dacalio.
|Tyson TJ Kauhuia-Faafia is top offensive player for Trojans.|
Photo by Mark Peters.
BIIF Offensive Player of the Year is Alaka'i Aipia of HPA. The BIIF Defensive Players of the year are Ekela Livingston of HPA and Niau Paulos of Kamehameha. Coach of the Year for Division II is Kealoha Wengler of Kamehameha.
Trojan coaching staff sent out a message of "Congratulations to our Trojan Football Team for this recognition."
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REGARDING THE MERGER OF HAWAIIAN AND ALASKA AIRLINES, Congressman Ed Case issued the following: “My earliest memories include flying with my dad on Hawaiian Airlines from Hilo to the Big City. So, like all of us it is difficult to accept that this truly
kamaʻāina company, such a deep part of the lives of generations of
residents and visitors, may not continue as an independent and uniquely
"But if this is going to and needs to happen to maintain Hawaiian’s contributions to our state, Alaska Airlines is a promising partner. Its undertakings to continue the Hawaiian brand, employ the over 7,000 Hawai‘i ‘ohana that have served us so well, and sustain reliable, affordable and competitive inter-island and Hawai’i-outside world service are very welcome.
|Tyson TJ Kauhuia-Faafia is topoffensive player for Trojans.|
Photo by Mark Peters.