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Island Conversations #26-Bonus podcast, water in Kilauea Volcano crater with geophysicist Jim Kauahikaua

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory geophysicist updates us on the water in Halema’uma’u Crater of Kilauea Volcano and what it all means, plus gives us an update on both Kilauea and Mauna Loa (which had its Advisory […]

Island Conversations #25–water in Halema’uma’u, Kilauea and Mauna Loa Update, Observatory Update

Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken talks with Hawaiian Volcano Observatory geophysicist Jim Kauahikaua  about the water in the bottom of Kilauea crater–Halema’uma’u– plus a general update on Kilauea and Mauna Loa.  We also air conversations […]

Island Conversations #24–Health Related Documents, with Attorney Darl Gleed and Dr. Norm Goody

Dr. Norm Goody and Kona attorney Darl Gleed talk with Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken about the health-related documents we need to understand and have:  Advanced Health Care Directive, Powers of Attorney, and more, and […]

Island Conversations #23 –Legal and health documents we need to know about–Attorney Darl Gleed, Dr. Norm Goody

Wills, trusts, HIPPA releases, Powers of Attorney for Health Care and Finances–it can be overwhelming.  Kona attorney Darl Gleed and Dr. Norm Goody decode things for us and make it easy:  what do we need […]

Island Conversations #22–Alcohol and Substance Abuse Treatment on Big Island–Dr Hannah Preston-Pita with BISAC and Brandee Menino

We’ve talked about homeless solutions on the Big Island of Hawaii, but helping those with drug and alcohol abuse–that’s a critical topic.  Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken talks with Dr Hannah Preston-Pita of Big Island […]

Island Conversations #21–California and Hawaii earthquakes, and Mauna Loa update

In a bonus podcast, Island Conversations host Sherry Bracken talks with USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory seismologist Brian Shiro about the July 4 and 5, 2019 earthquakes in Ridgecrest, California (6.4 and 7.1), how they’re similar […]

Island Conversations #20–Miracle at Sea, Part 2

On July 14, 2016, commercial pilots Sydnie Uemoto and David McMahon were flying a small private plane from O’ahu to Kona when they lost all power.  In Part 1, we heard about landing in the […]

Island Conversations #19–Miracle at Sea, Part 1

On July 14, 2016, pilots Sydnie Uemoto and David McMahon–both Mokulele Airlines pilots but flying a small private plane–had complete engine failure and put the plane down in 4 to 7 foot seas, 25 miles […]

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