Edward R. Murrow Award

Natalie Kurashima
Natalie Kurashima

Thirty Meter Telescope Protesters Arrested on Mauna Kea

April 3, 2015

Dozens of arrests were made yesterday on Mauna Kea Access Road. Protesters who oppose the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope have been on the mountain for the past week, blocking access to construction crews. HPR’s Molly Solomon has this update.

Construction Of Giant Telescope In Hawaii Draws Natives' Ire

April 21, 2015

Molly Solomon
Molly Solomon

Pāhoa: A Town with a Rich Past and an Uncertain Future

September 24, 2014

Officials are saying lava heading towards Pāhoa on Hawaii's Big Island has slowed for now. But that isn't putting anyone at ease. Over the next few days, we’ll hear stories of how people are dealing with this uncertainty. HPR’s Molly Solomon spent some time in Pāhoa, and found a town with a colorful past and an uncertain future.

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  The Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) has announced its regional 2014 Edward R. Murrow Awards, and Hawaii Public Radio has won in three categories. The entire newsroom won for “Best News Series” for “Feeding Ourselves: Hawaii’s Food Future,” which included contributions from reporters on Oahu, Hawaii Island and Molokai. Reporter Molly Solomon won for “Best Breaking News” for her coverage of the molasses spill in Honolulu Harbor. Solomon also won in the “Feature Reporting” category for her piece “Hawaii’s Brain Drain,” done as part of the HPR News series “Neighbors.”