Officials: No hit-and-run

Hawaii County police and fire officials were in agreement Monday that a bicyclist apparently struck and killed by an on-duty police officer early Sunday morning was not involved in a hit-and-run.

Kona man gets 15 years for escapes

A 33-year-old Kona man was sentenced Monday to 15 additional years in prison for two escapes, including 10 years for a violent jailbreak more than two years ago at Hawaii Community Correctional Center in Hilo.

Community bulletin

Big Island police arrest 21 for suspected DUI

Hawaii Island police arrested 21 motorists for allegedly driving under the influence of an intoxicant from Feb. 23 through Sunday. Five of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes and one was younger than age 21, according to the Hawaii Police Department.

Local News

Big Island police arrest 21 for suspected DUI

Hawaii Island police arrested 21 motorists for allegedly driving under the influence of an intoxicant from Feb. 23 through Sunday. Five of the drivers were involved in traffic crashes and one was younger than age 21, according to the Hawaii Police Department.

Sports

Short Hops | March 3

Editors note: Because of a technical problem with the West Hawaii Today email system, Short Hops submissions from Feb. 21 to March 2 were lost. If you would like an event or results posted in this section, please email sports@westhawaiitoday.com .

Local Features

Island Life | 3-2-15

Three ornate butterflyfish swim in Kahaluu Bay. Laurie Sigel/Community Contributor

Island Life | 3-3-15

Yellow aloe vera flowers bloom in Waikoloa Village. Victoria McKinney/Community Contributor

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