Nine significant non-COVID stories that happened in 2020

  • Andrea Ghez

  • Third Circuit Chief Judge Robert D.S. Kim administers the oath of office to Mayor Mitch Roth Monday at the West Hawaii Civic Center. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

  • COURTESY SEN. KAI KAHELE Shipping containers aboard a Young Brothers vessel are seen in Hilo Harbor early June 22, 2020

  • Kelsey Walling/Tribune-Herald People drive from the new road near Fissure 8 onto Malama Street in Leilani Estates on Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020.

  • 2020 December 24 CTY - USGS photo. Kilauea. Halemaumau. Kīlauea summit KW webam image taken on December 24, 2020, just after 6:30 a.m. HST. The water lake has been replaced by a lava lake; fissures in the wall of Halemaʻumaʻu feed a lava lake that continues to fill the crater. You can view live KW webcam images here. USGS photo.

  • NPS Photo/J. Wei

Kilauea reawakens