TMT protesters number more than 1,400 on Saturday

  • From left, Roger Thompson, Raukawa Manning and Mahara Nicholas exchange ha with kupuna after performing a haka Friday on the Maunakea Access Road. (HOLLYN JOHNSON/Tribune-Herald)

MAUNAKEA — On Saturday, the largest group of people gathered along the intersection of Daniel K. Inouye Highway and Maunakea Access Road since protests began Monday against the construction of the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea.