VIDEO: RIMPAC exercises at Pohakuloa, road alerts issued

Video courtesy U.S. Marines

POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA, Hawaii: RIMPAC – the huge, multi-national naval training exercise – is approaching its final week here in the Hawaiian Islands. Held every two years by Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, RIMPAC 2012 is a multinational maritime exercise that takes place in and around the waters of the Aloha State. The training even spills […]

University plans to drill for water beneath Mauna Kea

Candidate for drilling Site II "Armor Road" from the draft EA

MAUNA KEA, Hawaii: The University of Hawaii plans to drill into the earth at two of three prospective locations within the Humu’ula Saddle region of Hawaii Island, in order conduct a detailed hydrologic assessment of the process occurring inside the Big Island. UH is preparing a Draft Environmental Assessment for the study, which has been […]

VIDEO: NASA finishes Big Island lunar experiments

NASA rovers on display at Imiloa in Hilo

Week of science ends with public display at Imiloa Astronomy Center in Hilo Video by David Corrigan, Voice of Stephanie Salazar HILO, Hawaii: This Saturday, visitors to ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center in Hilo were able to get up close to the machines that will pave the way for humans to colonize outer space…. some of NASA’s futuristic […]

VIDEO: Change of Command at Pohakuloa Training Area

Change of Command at PTA

POHAKULOA, Hawaii: A change of command ceremony for U.S. Army Garrison Pōhakuloa was held on base on Tuesday. Lt. Col. Rolland C. Niles relinquished command to Lt. Col. Eric P. Shwedo. Also, there was a special recognition for the Assumption of Responsibility of CSM Alan D. Higgs, now the senior non-commissioned officer. Niles has commanded […]