Archive for January 10th, 2011

What I like About You

Hawaii State International Longshore & Warehouse Union chief (and Honomu native) Isaac Fiesta and his Hawai’i Island unit endorsed Abercrombie, but was outvoted Statewide in favor of Mufi Hannemann. Of course, Isaac’s gang (and the Hawaii State Teachers Association) pushed hard for  Mark Nakashima to replace Senate District 1 Dwight Takamine. They pushed to the point also of...
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Criminal Investigation in Death of Hilo Infant

Big Island Police are investigating the death of a 19-month-old girl in Hilo. At about 6:57 p.m. on January 2, South Hilo patrol officers responded to Hilo Medical Center to a report of an unresponsive infant who had been transported there by an adult. The preliminary examination indicated injuries that appeared suspicious in nature. The infant...
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Update: Hawaii County Prosecutor Jay Kimura Quiting

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This is an update on the story I wrote  yesterday, the news is bigger than I was aware of at the time. Jay Kimura the Hawaii county prosecutor himself is resigning, that according to a Hawaii Tribune Herald article this morning by John Burnett. Kimura’s resignation will be effective April 1st according to the...
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