Because it's creating unnecessary fear.
Some news outlets have exaggerating the lava situation near the Puna Geothermal Venture. They've been incorrectly reporting that lava entered the Puna Geothermal Venture on Monday, May 21, 2018 and destroyed its warehouse.
While those unnamed news outlets was exaggerating the situation, the Honolulu Star Advertiser was quick to set the record straight.
Facts: Lava didn't enter Puna Geothermal Venture land on Monday. It entered land that's leased by the Puna Geothermal Venture, and owned by the state.
The warehouse that was destroyed was used for geothermal research projects decades ago, which is approximately 100 yards from the plant itself...