My daughter, Erin
Mon May 21, 2018 8:17am

They are all safe. Thanks for asking. They live in the north central area of the island, whereas, all the stuff going on is in the south east. They live in Waimea, and she works in Waikaloa Village (which is west of Waimea). The worst they've gotten is some "vog" which is some of the gases in the air stream. Which comes with a little eye and throat irritation, but nothing serious.

I agree, those stories on TV are pretty amazing!!

  • questionAmy Shippy Elson, Sat May 19 7:58pm
    Hi everyone, Hope all are keeping well and you have survived the warm weather in February and cold days April in March. May has been better just a lot of rain storms. I still have trouble with... more
    • My daughter, Erin — Kristi, Mon May 21 8:17am
      • Keeping in touchAmy Elson, Tue May 22 9:24am
        Thank you for telling me your daughter is in a safe area. I have thought of her many times since the volcano eruptions have been occurring. We visited the big Island on a vacation trip to Hawaii... more
        • Re: Keeping in touchKristi, Wed May 23 8:31am
          Erin is a 4th grade teacher at Waikaloa Elementary (at least for the next couple of days - then it's summer vacation time!) And, yes, she loves it! She's wanted to be a teacher since about 3rd grade! ... more
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