Tag: Puna

Who are the Agricultural Terrorists in Puna?

Apparently it’s the crime that will not speak its name.
When the first word in the headline- “Decapitation…” caught our eye Wednesday we almost kept scanning the Honolulu paper for less bloody fare — until, that is, we read “…of papaya …

Man Charged in Puna Traffic Death

Police traffic investigators have charged 52-year-old Fidel Jeronimo Bautista Jr. of Pahoa, with manslaughter, negligent homicide in the first degree, negligent injury in the first degree, operating a vehicle under the influence of an intoxicant, no operator’s license and no …

God’s Botany Part 2: A “Botanical Messiah”

Roger Christie was licensed to marry people specifically as a “Cannabis sacrament” Minister by the State of Hawaii, Department of Health, in June 2000.  Licensed to offer the sacrament of an illegal plant.  Seal of approval by the State of …