Lava Fears Prompt Some Businesses to Close Up Shop

Nov 3, 2014

The Locavore Store closed its doors in Pahoa last week. They're currently looking for a new location in Hilo or Keaau.
Credit Molly Solomon
Hawaii County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) going door-to-door in Pahoa, alerting business owners and residents of possible evacuations.
Credit Molly Solomon

While the lava continued to stall over the weekend, USGS geologists stressed the flow is far from over, leaving residents and business owners in Pāhoa preparing for the possibility they may be cut off. As HPR’s Molly Solomon reports, local shops and restaurants are grappling with the decision of whether or not to stay.