Monthly Archives: August 2007

Construction begins on NSA/Navy center

Posted on: Friday, August 31, 2007 Work starts on national security center in Wahiawa By Lynda Arakawa Advertiser Central O’ahu Writer Hawaii news photo – The Honolulu Advertiser Mike Stramella; Cynthia Dearfield; Rear Adm. T.G. Alexander, commander of Navy Region Hawai’i and Naval Surface Group Middle Pacific; U.S. Sen. Daniel K. Inouye; Army Lt. Gen… Read more »

Army Confirms Depleted Uranium Contamination at Pohakuloa

News Alert: Army Confirms Depleted Uranium Contamination at Pohakuloa August 20, 2007: In a media release (65kb) from the U.S. Army Garrison, Hawaii, the presence of depleted uranium (DU) in the training ground at Pohakuloa.

Superferry Protests on Kaua’i

DMZ-Hawai’i / Aloha ‘Aina Action Alert August 28, 2007 Call To Action to support Superferry Protests on Kaua’i DMZ Hawaii Aloha ‘Aina calls on O’ahu people to protest the Hawaii Superferry sail from Honolulu to Nawiliwili PROTEST at PIER 19 / Meet at Nimitiz Highway & Kukahi Street 2:15pm We stand in solidarity with the… Read more »

Witnesses For Military Murder Trial Killed

Helicopter Crash Killed Witnesses In Corrales, Shore Trial Witnesses For Military Murder Trial Killed By KITV Honolulu August 26, 2007 Honolulu – KITV has learned that many of the Hawaii-based soldiers killed in a helicopter crash this week in Iraq were witnesses in the murder trial of two Schofield soldiers. Hawaii-based soldiers Sgt. 1st Class… Read more »

Ex-military sex offender, tied to fallen televangelist Ted Haggard

Ted Haggard and the Man Behind “Families With a Mission” posted by Dan Savage on August 24 at 16:38 PM Ted Haggard, as we learned today on Colorado Confidential, wants you to pay for his and his wife’s living expenses while they go to college-they’re destitute, you see. (Colorado Confidential reports that the Haggards currently… Read more »

Military recruitment in Hawaii public schools

Military recruitment in Hawaii’s public high schools Kylie Wager, Haleakala August 14, 2007 When it comes to military recruitment in public schools, no child’s information is left inaccessible. According to a brief section of the 2001 No Child Left Behind Act(NCLB), any school receiving federal funding is required to provide military recruiters with middle and… Read more »

Sexual misconduct unbecoming an officer

Sexual misconduct unbecoming an officer JROTC teacher investigated at Kealakehe High By Shawn James Leavy Wednesday, August 8, 2007 9:35 AM HST A Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) teacher is awaiting disciplinary judgment from the DOE and undergoing investigation by county prosecutors for allegedly having sexual relations with a Kealakehe High School student. The… Read more »