Archive for November 4th, 2011

Big Island Police Arrest Two Men in Meth Bust

HPD Media Release — Hawaiʻi Police Department Area I Vice Officers discovered four pipe bombs at an Ainaloa residence this morning (November 4), while executing a search warrant. Christopher Robinson, the 39-year-old resident, was arrested after officers discovered an indoor marijuana growing operation, crystal methamphetamine or “ice”, the pipe bombs, and other bomb making...
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Flash Flood Watch Through Sunday for All Hawaiian Islands

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has extended a Flash Flood Watch for all Hawaiian Islands through through Sunday. An unstable air mass coupled with an area of deep moisture has increased the threat of flash flooding for all the main islands. The potential for heavy rain and possible thunderstorms continues through Sunday.
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Extreme Poverty Is Now At Record Levels – 19 Statistics About The Poor That Will Absolutely Astound You

Extreme Poverty Is Now At Record Levels – 19 Statistics About The Poor That Will Absolutely Astound You

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, a higher percentage of Americans is living in extreme poverty than they have ever measured before.  In 2010, we were told that the economy was recovering, but the truth is that the number of the "very poor" soared to heights never seen previously.  Back in 1993 and back...
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Updated with Video: Hawai`i Marijuana Minister Sentenced 30 Days in Jail

Updated with Video: Hawai`i Marijuana Minister Sentenced 30 Days in Jail

Cannabis minister Reverend Nancy Harris, 56, has been ordered to spend 30 days in Hawai`i County Jail. Circuit Court Judge Glenn Hara gave Harris two years, then suspended all but one month of that sentence. Hara also ordered fines and 10 years of probation. Harris said that she was appealing the conviction. In the end, Judge Hara...
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