Governor pushes ahead on re-election bid

  • Gov. David Ige dances the Okinawan Kachashi at the Hui Okinawa 2018 Shinnen Enkai and Keirokai in Hilo Sunday. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Gov. David Ige’s campaign favors its candidate an “innovative and collaborative leader,” and there are few places that’s more evident, Ige says, than in West Hawaii.