Big Island prefers Hanabusa

The Big Island, especially West Hawaii and some areas in Puna, preferred U.S. Rep. Colleen Hanabusa over incumbent Gov. David Ige in Saturday’s Democratic primary election.

State gives up travel ban legal fight

HONOLULU — The state is dropping its legal fight against President Donald Trump’s travel ban on citizens from several mostly Muslim countries after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the policy.

Police arrest 21 for DUI

During the week of Aug. 6-12, Hawaii Island police arrested 21 motorists for DUI. Three of the drivers were involved in a traffic accident and one was younger than 21.