A desire for new blood felled or threatened political veterans and fueled the campaigns of hungry newcomers, all under a new system of voting.
Kau edged Jacquie Esser to advance to a runoff with Alm in November.
Tyler Dos Santos-Tam succeeds Kate Stanley for a new two-year term.
Most think travel and other restrictions have worked. Meanwhile, Biden is far more popular than Trump, in part because of their very different views on COVID-19.
But Hanabusa and Amemiya are tied for second and will likely force a runoff in November.
Megan Kau and Jacquie Esser are neck and neck in qualifying for an expected November runoff.