Namaste the Tiger on the Big Island Gets Nasty!

There is a white tiger named Namaste at the Panaewa Zoo on the Big Island here in Hawaii and apparently he doesn’t have much manners!

Doh!

You know a tiger doesn’t want to be photographed when he does this!

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Namaste – It is a customary greeting when individuals meet, and a valediction upon their parting.

3.0 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Puna on the Big Island

Magnitude 3.0
Date-Time
Location 19.366°N, 155.020°W
Depth 6.2 km (3.9 miles)
Region ISLAND OF HAWAII, HAWAII
Distances
  • 16 km (10 miles) SW (221°) from Leilani Estates, HI
  • 17 km (10 miles) SE (136°) from Fern Forest, HI
  • 17 km (10 miles) SSE (148°) from Eden Roc, HI
  • 24 km (15 miles) SSW (210°) from Hawaiian Beaches, HI
  • 38 km (24 miles) S (170°) from Hilo, HI
  • 364 km (226 miles) SE (126°) from Honolulu, HI
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 0.9 km (0.6 miles); depth +/- 0.7 km (0.4 miles)
Parameters Nph= 53, Dmin=7 km, Rmss=0.24 sec, Gp=187°,
M-type=duration magnitude (Md), Version=1
Source
Event ID hv60287241

Big Island Police Find 24-Year-Old Puna Man Wanted on Suspicion of Burglary

Big Island police have located 24-year-old Turner Kaimana Au of Puna, who was wanted for questioning. Au was arrested Saturday morning (November 26) on suspicion of first-degree burglary when South Hilo patrol officers stopped him for a traffic violation. He was released Sunday afternoon (November 27) while detectives continue their investigation.

Justin E. Fergerstrom

Police are asking for the community’s help in locating another man wanted for questioning in connection with this investigation. Detectives are seeking 28-year-old Justin E. Fergerstrom, who was last known to reside in Hilo. He is also wanted for an unrelated bench warrant.

Fergerstrom is described as 5-foot-8, about 150 pound with black hair and brown eyes.
Police ask that anyone with information on his whereabouts call Detective John Rodrigues Jr. at 961-2382 or the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.

Big Island Police Searching for Man Wanted on Seven Outstanding Warrants

Big Island police are searching for a 45-year-old Ka’ū man wanted on seven outstanding warrants with bail totaling $300,300.

Rodney Naiole Kahele

Rodney Naiole Kahele is described as 6-foot-1, 180 pounds with short black hair, brown eyes and numerous tattoos on his back, arms and legs. He was last seen in the Hawaiian Ocean View Estates area but he may be in South Kona.

Police ask that anyone with information on his whereabouts call Officer Dane Shibuya at 939-2520 or the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 961-8300 in Hilo or 329-8181 in Kona and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000. Crime Stoppers is a volunteer program run by ordinary citizens who want to keep their community safe. Crime Stoppers doesn’t record calls or subscribe to caller ID. All Crime Stoppers information is kept confidential.