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Access to Kilauea’s fissure 8 dividing Leilani Estates

  • Video by Ronit Fahl / Special to the Star-Advertiser

    Leilani Estates residents worry about the possibility of busloads of tourists visiting Kilauea's fissure 8.

  • RONIT FAHL / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    “It’s inevitable that people will be sneaking in and it’s inevitable that one way or another people will be getting onto that lava field.”

    Pete Wilson

    A Leilani Estates resident, pictured above, in front of fissure 8 Wednesday in Pahoa

  • RONIT FAHL / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    A sign illustrates Leilani Estates residents’ frustrations.

The issue of what comes next for the beleaguered residents of Leilani Estates continues to divide a community worried about the possibility of busloads of tourists pouring in to gawk at Kilauea volcano’s most productive and famous outlet — fissure 8. Read more

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