Police arrest 16 motorists for suspected DUI

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii Island police arrested 16 motorists for suspected drunken driving between May 14 and Sunday. Two of those drivers were involved in a traffic crash and one was younger than age 21.

Absentee applications being sent to lava victims

KAILUA-KONA — The state Office of Elections and the Hawaii County Elections Division will be mailing absentee applications to over 6,000 voters assigned to Pahoa Community Center and Pahoa High/Intermediate due to the uncertain nature of the volcanic eruption in lower Puna.