Coming up on Hawaii News Now Thursday

Happy Aloha Thursday everyone!

All eyes are on the diamond at Williamsport Pennsylvania as the Waipio Little League team go up against the undefeated Georgia team who beat them on Saturday. Waipio must beat Georgia twice in order to advance to the United States final. Mike Cherry will have the outcome and the game highlights tonight. Go Waipio!!!

Acting Mayor Kirk Caldwell tackles a smelly problem in Kailua.  Work will begin on 11 million dollars worth of odor control improvements after resident's complaints about the stench from the nearby wastewater plant.  Tim Sakahara tells us what the project involves and when it's expected to be up and running.

Changes are coming to the security checkpoints at the Honolulu International Airport. Crews are installing a controversial full body scanner to replace metal detectors. Officials say it's a step up in safety, but some passengers think it's an invasion of privacy.

Our political profiles continue. Tonight at 6 on KGMB, we get up close and personal with City Councilman Rod Tam and hear why he deserves your vote for Honolulu Mayor.

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Stephanie Lum