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Quartermasters prepare for upcoming deployments 	, focus on teamwork

Quartermasters prepare for upcoming deployments , focus on teamwork

The 540th is currently the only active duty shower, laundry and clothing unit in the Army.

2-25th Avn. Regt. maintains CBRN mission readiness

2-25th Avn. Regt. maintains CBRN mission readiness

Training in a gas chamber provides Soldiers the opportunity to get outside of their comfort zones and emphasize hands-on skill.

Junior NCO follows in grandfather’s character building culture — and succeeds

Junior NCO follows in grandfather’s character building culture — and succeeds

The single most obvious source of pride for me was that I was following in my grandfather’s footsteps. He was a Soldier and one of the greatest men I’ve ever known.

Military registers to vote next week begins 6/26

Military registers to vote next week begins 6/26

Unit voting assistance officers will contact Soldiers and their families to ensure all who are eligible may register to vote, June 26-July 5, during Armed Forces Voters Registration Week.

Recent Community Articles

It’s permanent change of station time of year

It’s permanent change of station time of year

The Greek philosopher Heraclitus said, “The only constant is change.”

Five tips create better college visits

Five tips create better college visits

Listen up, hallowed halls. Take note, institutions of higher learning. Lend me your ears, foundations of educational excellence.

Exchange offers shoppers sweepstakes credits

Exchange offers shoppers sweepstakes credits

To mark 120 years of support to America’s service members and their families, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service is giving military shoppers a chance at $25,000 in account credits with the Military Star Because of You sweepstakes.

IMCOM region leadership forum fosters teenagers

IMCOM region leadership forum fosters teenagers

Twenty-six teenagers gathered in Hawaii, not to swim and snorkel, but to develop their leadership and team-building skills during the 2015 Installation Management Command-Pacific Region Youth Leadership Forum, June 13-18.

Recent Columns

Police Call: June 26, 2015 — Garrison, DES plan for Fourth of July

Police Call: June 26, 2015 — Garrison, DES plan for Fourth of July

This year, U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii will celebrate the Fourth of July over a two-day period, July 3rd and 4th.

Summer is a time for peace, love, soul

Summer is a time for peace, love, soul

Summertime is the most wonderful time of the year.

What would you do with a duffle bag of money?

What would you do with a duffle bag of money?

When Dan Kennedy pulled his car off Interstate 80 near Salt Lake City, it was only to do a good deed for the safety of other drivers.

Safety, security in USARHAW is outlined at AMR, June 22

Safety, security in USARHAW is outlined at AMR, June 22

Last month, Northern Command raised its Force Protection Condition (FPCON) from Alpha to Bravo due to “general concerns about ISIS-related threats.”

Recent Health Articles

Outside-of-box choices aid nutrition

Outside-of-box choices aid nutrition

Health and wellness has a new champion at the Defense Commissary Agency with a new dietitian on board.

DeCA promotes lifestyle festivals

DeCA promotes lifestyle festivals

FORT LEE, Virginia — Through “Healthy Lifestyle Festivals,” commissaries worldwide are joining forces this summer with their military communities to spotlight health and wellness choices for military service members and their families.

TAMC Tip on Men’s Health

TAMC Tip on Men’s Health

June is Men’s Health Month!

Prevention, early detection can improve men’s health

Prevention, early detection can improve men’s health

American men are at risk for living less healthy and living shorter lives than American women.

Recent Online Exclusives

Americans can send a service member something extra this Fourth of July

Americans can send a service member something extra this Fourth of July

This Fourth of July, Americans can celebrate their independence by giving back to those who defend it for them with an Army & Air Force Exchange Service gift card.

PTA celebrates birthday

PTA celebrates birthday

U.S. Army Garrison-Pohakuloa celebrates the Army’s 240th birthday.

8th MPs join Special Olympics torch run

8th MPs join Special Olympics torch run

Nearly 300 Soldiers from within the 8th Military Police Brigade, 8th Theater Sustainment Command, joined law enforcement professionals from across the islands of Hawaii during the Troy Barboza Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics, here, recently.

Army completes investigation following accident at Makua Military Reservation

Army completes investigation following accident at Makua Military Reservation

Officials with U.S. Army Hawaii, the United States Army Technical Center for Explosives Safety and the Army Combat Readiness Center have completed the accident investigation surrounding the April 6, 2015, injury of two contractors at the Makua Military Reservation (MMR).

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News Briefs: June 26, 2015

News Briefs: June 26, 2015

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Traffic Report: June 26, 2015

Traffic Report: June 26, 2015

Road, construction, noise and power outage information.

FMWR Briefs

FMWR Briefs

Upcoming programs and events from Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation.

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Upcoming community events and programs of general interest.