10/19/2014 12:27 PM
Council officials have yet to start investigating a sinkhole in Waihi in which a cyclist came close to dying last week, but their boss denies underground gold-mining is to blame.David Keys broke his neck after riding into the unmarked...
10/20/2014 01:21 PM
A 30-foot-high tsunami blasted Kauai after a 9.25 Aleutian earthquake 500 years ago, and modern-day Hawaiians had better take note, a new study says.
10/21/2014 10:59 AM
A powerful earthquake in Alaska sent towering waves up to 30 feet (9 meters) tall crashing down on Hawaii about 500 years ago, leaving behind fragments of coral, mollusk shells and coarse beach sand in a sinkhole located on the island of Kauai, new research finds. The quake, likely a magnitude 9.0, sent the mighty waves toward Hawaii sometime between 1425 and 1665, the study found. It's possible ...
10/21/2014 12:07 PM
A sinkhole has closed North Taft Street between Fifth and Sixth streets in West Frankfort. No vehicle or foot traffic is being permitted on that block.Street commissioner Tara Fasol-Chambers said the sinkhole is one block north of one that developed in May, and she confirmed that both sinkholes are related.The city has applied for a $200,000 grant to replace two blocks of tile on North Taft. [...]
10/20/2014 03:33 PM
A mass of marine debris discovered in a giant sinkhole in the Hawaiian islands provides evidence that at least one mammoth tsunami, larger than any in Hawaii's recorded history, has struck the islands, and that a similar disaster could happen again, new research finds. Scientists are reporting that a wall of water up to nine meters (30 feet) high surged onto Hawaiian shores about 500 years ago ...
10/18/2014 03:02 AM
Work will begin November 10.
10/18/2014 10:43 AM
A sinkhole, rumoured to be six metres deep, has appeared in Maple Road in Redhill
10/17/2014 03:03 PM
As David Keys lay cold, paralysed and face down with a broken neck in a dark sinkhole in Waihi, his 12-month-old dog Bailey sat loyally by his side. read more
10/20/2014 12:49 PM
People are being warned to stay away from the site of a sinkhole in Upper Weardale.
10/20/2014 12:29 AM
The National Corvette Museum's Board of Directors voted in August to fill in the the sinkhole. They have since released the timeline of events.