LETTER: National Park Service Should Request Assistance

The Hawaii Volcanoes National Park wants to reopen the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park eventually.
August 18, 2018

LETTER: Issue of Air Quality Serious Concern

My letter, titled “Is Lava the Ultimate Lemon?”, appeared first in BigIslandNow in mid-June.
August 08, 2018

LETTER: Traffic Never Seen Before

I drove home from waimea last night at 5 and encountered traffic i have never seen before. 
August 03, 2018

LETTER: The Future of EU in Wake of Trump’s Betrayal

"Trump’s rampage against our most trusted and faithful allies sent shivers throughout the city, especially in the halls of the European Parliament... "
July 21, 2018

LETTER: Concerned About What is Being Shipped Into Hawai‘i

My name is Jean Souza and I live in Hilo.
July 05, 2018

LETTER: Former Red Cross Worker Not Wishing to Volunteer Any Further

This is a Chronology of the events leading up to my leaving Red Cross and not wishing to volunteer any further.
June 28, 2018

LETTER: Is Lava the Ultimate Lemon?

It isn’t possible to read the accounts and see the images of those affected and displaced by the lava flows, and not be moved.
June 28, 2018

LETTER: Bus System Audit Findings

"It is imperative that you prioritize providing decent day-to-day, dependable public transportation BEFORE spending any more money..."
May 25, 2018

LETTER: Lava Disaster Could Worsen Hawai‘i Pension Crisis

The effect on the state’s economy of recent volcanic activity on Hawaii Island might last longer than many realize.
May 24, 2018

LETTER: Mahalo From Puna to Tulsi Gabbard

A big mahalo to Tulsi Gabbard for her efforts to bring supplies and help to us folks in Puna who have been devastated by the recent lava.
May 23, 2018