Hope your Thursday morning is off to a good start. Our Sunrise team is here to help you get your morning started with the big news of the day, traffic, weather, and of course, some laughs. First, let's get to the news.
The Land Use Commission will tour the site of a controversial housing project on Maui today. Developers want to build Kula Ridge on the slopes of Mount Haleakala. Neighbors are concerned about traffic.
More Schofield soldiers are coming home from Iraq. The 25th Infantry Division's 2nd combat team return to Hawaii after a year long deployment.
And now the Minnesota government has gone too far. Beer drinkers are outraged because a government shutdown could result in beer made by the Miller-Coors brewing company being pulled from shelves. What's the connection? Well, the company's sales licenses expired and there are no state workers working who can cash the checks and renew the licenses.
TRAFFIC & DIVORCE at 5:50
Taizo explores the connection between a long commute and divorce this morning.
WHAT'S TRENDING AT 6:10
What are Casey Anthony's admirers sending her in jail and why is a San Francisco Giant making headlines this morning? Find out, when we run down what's trending this morning.
HUGS HELPS CHILD WITH HEART PROBLEMS AT 7:10
A Hawaii boy with a heart condition is getting help so he can travel to get a rare procedure. Malika will bring us his story.
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH PRINCESS MARIE CHANTAL OF GREECE AT 7:40
The sophisticated Princess Marie Chantal was named one of the best dressed at Prince William's wedding to Kate Middleton. She's also a favorite children's clothing designer to stars like Jessica Alba and opens her first Hawaii boutique in Waikiki this morning at 8. We were the only TV crew granted an interview and peek inside "Marie Chantal."
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