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Officials reach a truce with Mauna Kea protesters

  • BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Almost two dozen people gathered Thursday at the state Capitol to express their support of the kupuna on Mauna Kea. Anelalani Livingston-Sturge held a Hawaii state flag while she waved to drivers passing by.

    BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Almost two dozen people gathered Thursday at the state Capitol to express their support of the kupuna on Mauna Kea. Anelalani Livingston-Sturge held a Hawaii state flag while she waved to drivers passing by.

  • GEN YAMAGUCHI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                The protest campground alongside Saddle Road and Pu‘u Huluhulu and Mauna Kea Access Road was active Thursday with people folding their tents and loading their belongings onto trucks to evacuate the area.

    GEN YAMAGUCHI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    The protest campground alongside Saddle Road and Pu‘u Huluhulu and Mauna Kea Access Road was active Thursday with people folding their tents and loading their belongings onto trucks to evacuate the area.

  • GEN YAMAGUCHI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER
                                People gather on Mauna Kea Access Road for the morning ceremony and perform a hula.

    GEN YAMAGUCHI / SPECIAL TO THE STAR-ADVERTISER

    People gather on Mauna Kea Access Road for the morning ceremony and perform a hula.

  • BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM
                                Kahu Brad Lum, middle, partially wrapped in a state flag, called the morning’s participants together Thursday to remind them why they gathered at the state Capitol.

    BRUCE ASATO / BASATO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Kahu Brad Lum, middle, partially wrapped in a state flag, called the morning’s participants together Thursday to remind them why they gathered at the state Capitol.

Hawaii County Mayor Harry Kim has struck a deal with the protesters on Mauna Kea, with Kim pledging there will be no construction activity and no police action on Mauna Kea. Read more

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