More time for TMT

Gov. David Ige speaks during a news conference Tuesday in Honolulu. Standing behind the governor is BLNR Chairwoman Suzanne Case. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

HILO — Gov. David Ige announced Tuesday that the deadline for the Thirty Meter Telescope to begin construction has been pushed back two years and that he is rescinding the emergency proclamation he issued two weeks ago.