Election Candidates Announced
The race begins for the 2008 Primary Elections.
By Zalina Alvi
Candidates in the 2008 Primary Elections have been announced, and Molokai has four familiar faces and two new names on their ballot.
Those looking to return for another term are Molokai Councilmember Danny Mateo, OHA Trustee Island of Molokai Colette Y. Piipii Machado, State Representative District 13 Mele Carroll, and State Senator District 6 J. Kalani English.
New to the elections are Waipa Purdy running against Machado for OHA Trustee Island of Molokai, and John Blumer-Buell running for State Senator District 6.
Voting will take place on Sept. 20 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. You can contact the Office of Elections by phone at 453-8683 or (800) 442-8683, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.