UH pumps brakes on astro leases: Lassner, DLNR express concerns about passage of Maunakea bill


Telescopes sit atop Maunakea in this 2015 file photo. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones, File)

The University of Hawaii will suspend all sublease negotiations with the Maunakea Observatories as Gov. David Ige considers whether to sign or veto a bill that could change the future of astronomy on the Big Island.