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2015-03-13 12:29:22

State Leaders Urged to Support Tobacco Prevention Initiatives WASHINGTON, March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kids in Hawaii will stand up to Big Tobacco on March 18 as they join

2015-03-11 23:15:24

Mattress Retailer Celebrates Grand Opening On Maui Maui, Hawaii (PRWEB) March 10, 2015 BedMart Mattress Superstores, Oregon’s largest family owned

2015-03-11 23:09:07

Renowned professional photographers Robert Caplin and Peter Lockley invite photography enthusiasts to join them on a picture-perfect Maui adventure. Wailea,

2015-03-11 12:24:05

Rodeo Welcomes Bull Riding and Grammy Award-Winning Musicians MOLOKAI, Hawaii, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Molokai Ranch will be hosting the Molokai Ranch Heritage Rodeo on Saturday,

2015-03-10 00:20:42

KAMUELA, Hawai'i, March 9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Paniolo Power Company, LLC, a subsidiary of Parker Ranch, Inc., filed a motion today to merge two of the most important cases currently before

2015-03-06 08:20:31

HONOLULU, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc.

2015-03-05 12:20:44

New Cruise Program Encompasses 28 Nine- to 15-Day Adventures Visiting Nearly 40 Destinations Throughout the Caribbean, Central America, Hawaii, Mexico and The Bahamas MIAMI, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/

2015-03-05 12:20:28

Customers can kick off their vacation with free Alaska Beyond Entertainment SEATTLE, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is expanding its service to the Hawaiian

2015-03-04 23:11:15

“Is There a Doctor” in the House? Yes -- At The Spa at Four Seasons Resort Maui. Wailea, Maui Hawaii (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 The question hangs in

2015-03-02 23:08:06

In recognition of this milestone, over 70 of the 400 original Four Seasons Resort Maui employees are being honored today, March 2, 2015. Wailea, Maui Hawaii


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Hualālai
2014-04-10 12:06:55

Hualālai is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is one of five volcanoes that form the island. It reaches an elevation of 8,271 feet and is thought to have emerged from the sea about 300,000 years ago, making it the third youngest volcano on the island. Its shape is rough compared to younger volcanoes and it holds three rift zones that are covered with over one hundred cinder cones and spatter cones. Although it does not hold a caldera at its summit, it does...

Mauna Kea
2014-04-10 11:49:35

Mauna Kea is a dormant shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 13,803 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island and is thought to be about one million years old. Mauna Kea, like all Hawaiian volcanoes, was created when the Pacific tectonic plate passed over a volcanic hotspot. The Hawaiian volcanoes, which extend over an area known as the Hawaiian Ridge – Emperor Seamount chain, have been well studied, but it is not known how the...

Kohala
2014-04-10 10:03:58

Kohala is an extinct shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and reaches an elevation of 5,480 feet. It is one of five volcanoes that comprise the island of Hawaii and is thought to be about one million years old, although it only emerged from the sea about 500,000 years ago. Because its last eruption is thought to have occurred about 120,000 years ago, based on studies conducted on hardened lava flows, this volcano is not thought to pose a threat to inhabitants on the island....

Haleakalā
2014-04-09 16:28:16

Haleakalā, also known as the East Maui Volcano, is a possibly active shield volcano that is located in Hawaii and actually comprises 75 percent of the island of Maui. Its name means house of the sun in the Hawaiian language and local legend says that the crater was the home of the demigod Māui’s grandmother, who helped him to force the sun to move slowly over the course of the day in order to prolong it. This volcano reaches an elevation of 3,055 feet and it holds steep slopes and a few...

Kīlauea
2014-04-08 12:33:13

Kīlauea is an active shield volcano that is located on the island of Hawaii and is located within Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. This volcano, which reaches an elevation of 4,091 feet, is one of five volcanoes that form the island and it is the most active. It is thought to be between 300,000 and 600,000 years old and is the second youngest of all the Hawaii volcanoes. It was formed when the Pacific tectonic plate moved over the Hawaiian hotspot and like other Hawaiian volcanoes, it began...

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