Embezzler suspect sent to California Posted on April 4, 2021 by Russ Roberts A Mountain View man accused of stealing $300K from a former employer has been returned to Los Angeles. Views expressed in this West Hawaii News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents. Content supplied by “West Hawaii Today.” Accessed on 04 April 2021, 1301 UTC, Post 22,646. Source: https://www.westhawaiitoday.com/ Please click link or scroll down to read your selections. Editors’ Picks Scientific breakthrough: First images of freshwater plumes at sea taken off West Hawaii The first imaging of substantial freshwater plumes off West Hawaii may help water planners to optimize sustainable yields and aquifer storage calculations. 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