Wurdeman withdraws from TMT case; 6 original patitioners will represent themselves | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


The six original petitioners in the Thirty Meter Telescope contested case will represent themselves in hearings that start next week after their attorney withdrew as counsel, citing scheduling conflicts. Source: Wurdeman withdraws from TMT case; 6 original patitioners will represent themselves | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/wurdeman-withdraws-tmt-case-6-original-petitioners-will-represent-themselves). Accessed on 12 October 2016, 15:20 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Tom Callis. … Continue reading Wurdeman withdraws from TMT case; 6 original patitioners will represent themselves | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Human remains placed at TMT site | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


A Hilo man says an ahu built at the Thirty Meter Telescope site atop Mauna Kea should be protected after he deposited human remains there. Source: Human remains placed at TMT site | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/human-remains-placed-tmt-site). Accessed on 19 September 2016, 16:30 hrs, UTC. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: Native Hawaiian activist … Continue reading Human remains placed at TMT site | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Umauma Bridge project ongoing; Contaminated soil, additional work, weather contribute to delay of completion | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


The Umauma Bridge rehabilitation project is now scheduled to finish in March — about a year later than initially expected. Source: Umauma Bridge project ongoing; Contaminated soil, additional work, weather contribute to delay of completion | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/umauma-bridge-project-ongoing-contaminated-soil-additional-work-weather-contribute). Accessed on 15 September 2016, 16:10 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Tom Callis. Please click link to read the … Continue reading Umauma Bridge project ongoing; Contaminated soil, additional work, weather contribute to delay of completion | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

New commercial space to be built at former Hilo Hattie location | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


The former Hilo Hattie building at Prince Kuhio Plaza is being torn down to make way for new commercial space. Source: New commercial space to be built at former Hilo Hattie location | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/new-commercial-space-be-built-former-hilo-hattie-location). Accessed on 14 September 2016, 19:15 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Tom Callis. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: … Continue reading New commercial space to be built at former Hilo Hattie location | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Suit alleges Penn company defaulted on payments | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


A foreclosure lawsuit was filed last week in Hilo Circuit Court against a company owned by mixed martial arts fighter BJ Penn and two of his brothers. Source: Suit alleges Penn company defaulted on payments | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/suit-alleges-penn-company-defaulted-on-payments). Accessed on 10 September 2016, 20:25 hrs, UTC. Reporter: Tom Callis. Please click link to read the … Continue reading Suit alleges Penn company defaulted on payments | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Taking a stand at Standing Rock; TMT protesters join Native Americans in North Dakota conflict | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


Native Hawaiians who oppose construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope atop Mauna Kea are seeing reflections of their cause in the waters of the Missouri River. Source: Taking a stand at Standing Rock; TMT protesters join Native Americans in North Dakota conflict | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/taking-stand-standing-rock-tmt-protesters-join-native-americans-north-dakota). Accessed on 10 September 2016, 04:40 hrs, UTC. Reporter:  Tom … Continue reading Taking a stand at Standing Rock; TMT protesters join Native Americans in North Dakota conflict | Hawaii Tribune-Herald

Broken water main snarls traffic | Hawaii Tribune-Herald


Hawaii County workers repaired a water main Friday evening in Downtown Hilo, restoring vehicle access and water service to nearby businesses. Source: Broken water main snarls traffic | Hawaii Tribune-Herald (http://hawaiitribune-herald.com/news/local-news/broken-water-main-snarls-traffic). Accessed on 27 August 2016, 16:55 hrs, UTC. Reporter: Tom Callis. Please click link to read the full story. Comment: According to Department of Water … Continue reading Broken water main snarls traffic | Hawaii Tribune-Herald