Powered By UNISYS
( Click to Close )
Maui    News & Information Hub
HEADLINE NEWS Weekly Newsletter
News
Police Identify 20 Arrested and Charged For Demonstration Blocking Telescope Convoy
Police Identify 20 Arrested and Charged For Demonstration Blocking Telescope Convoy
July 31st, 2015 · 55 Comments · Featured, Maui News
 

Maui police identified the 20 individuals arrested (13 males and 7 women) and charged for blocking a convoy of heavy equipment and telescope parts from being delivered to Haleakala for the ongoing construction of the Daniel K Inouye Solar Telescope.


Protestors Carried Away in Stand Against Development Atop Haleakalā
Protestors Carried Away in Stand Against Development Atop Haleakalā
July 31st, 2015 · 10 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

At 12:46 a.m., on Friday, July 31, two semi truck loads of material were escorted through the crowd of remaining demonstrators near the Central Maui Baseyard off of the Mokulele Highway. Arrests continued into the night with at least 20 people removed and handcuffed during the incident.


Mirror for World's Largest Solar Telescope Accepted on Maui, Demonstration Planned
Mirror for World’s Largest Solar Telescope Accepted on Maui, Demonstration Planned
July 30th, 2015 · 5 Comments · Maui News
 

The Northrop Grumman Corporation today announced that the large mirror crafted for the Daniel K Inouye Solar Telescope atop Haleakalā has been formally accepted for use on Maui. The announcement comes as demonstrators plan to block a convoy from delivering telescope parts and equipment to the summit tonight.


Demonstration Planned as Convoy Rescheduled for Telescope Construction
Demonstration Planned as Convoy Rescheduled for Telescope Construction
July 26th, 2015 · 24 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

For the second time in as many months, individuals opposed to ongoing construction of the Daniel K Inouye Solar Telescope atop Haleakalā will hold a demonstration on Maui.


Convoy Rescheduled: Haleakalā Summit Road to Close During Wide Load Transport
Convoy Rescheduled: Haleakalā Summit Road to Close During Wide Load Transport
July 24th, 2015 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The announcement comes on the heels of a cancelled convoy in June amid ongoing issues surrounding development atop the summit areas of some of Hawaiʻi’s highest mountains.


Haleakalā's Holua Area to Close Overnight for Ant Control
Haleakalā’s Holua Area to Close Overnight for Ant Control
July 16th, 2015 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Haleakalā National Park ‘s Holua backcountry area will close from the evening of July 16 through late afternoon on July 17 so park biologists can control non-native Argentine ants.


Governor Signs Emergency Rule for Mauna Kea
Governor Signs Emergency Rule for Mauna Kea
July 14th, 2015 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Governor Ige said, “The rule is in effect for 120 days only and gives the state an additional tool to keep the road safe for all.” The rule limits the use of the Mauna Kea road between the hours of 10 p.m. and 4 a.m. and prohibits camping equipment in restricted areas.


Mauna Kea Road Closed Until Further Notice Amid Ongoing Demonstrations
Mauna Kea Road Closed Until Further Notice Amid Ongoing Demonstrations
June 25th, 2015 · 1 Comment · Maui News
 

The boulders and rock structures that were found on the gravel road leading to the summit of Mauna Kea yesterday have since been removed, but the road remains closed until further notice.


Convoy to Maui Telescope Does Not Leave as Planned Amid Vigil
Convoy to Maui Telescope Does Not Leave as Planned Amid Vigil
June 25th, 2015 · 59 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

A slow moving convoy that was scheduled to depart from the area to deliver equipment to the Daniel K Inouye Solar Telescope currently under construction at Haleakala, did not leave at 10 p.m. as planned. As of 2:30 a.m. demonstrators on site continued to hold their ground.


VIDEO: 11 Arrested as Mauna Kea Demonstration Against TMT Continues
VIDEO: 11 Arrested as Mauna Kea Demonstration Against TMT Continues
June 24th, 2015 · 17 Comments · Featured, Maui News
 

Eleven individuals were arrested today during an ongoing demonstration against construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope or TMT atop Mauna Kea on Hawaiʻi Island. The demonstrators are part of an ongoing effort by cultural groups and concerned citizens seeking protection of the site from development. Among those arrested were longtime cultural advocates Kaleikoa Kaeo of Maui and Andre Perez of Oʻahu. A complete list is expected to be forthcoming from the Hawaiʻi County Police Department. As part of the demonstration, which has since entered its ninetieth day, two stone ahu or altars were constructed at the site. ***Check back for updates as further details surface.


Page 1 of 612345...Last »