Kanuha wins Senate seat

Dru Kanuha reacts to the second printout results at his campaign party Saturday evening at The Feeding Leaf Kitchen and Okazuya. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
Brenda Ford
Dru Kanuha

KAILUA-KONA — Dru Kanuha defeated Brenda Ford in a hotly contested case Saturday for the Democratic nomination for the state’s 3rd Senate District.