Recent News Articles

MPs assist clinic personnel drill for active shooter, real-world emergencies

MPs assist clinic personnel drill for active shooter, real-world emergencies

Jan. 18, an active shooter response exercise was conducted in order to validate the response plans and ability of multiple organizations and agencies to work cohesively during a rapid deployment situation.

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Free tax filing software available for military

Free tax filing software available for military

With the new year bringing a new tax season, Military OneSource has launched its free tax software to support military members and their families in the annual task of filing.

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Your state tax domicile may or may not change

Your state tax domicile may or may not change

Everyone, including service members, owes state income tax to their state tax domicile. Under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, or SCRA, service members do not lose their state tax domicile merely by joining the military and moving from state to state, or abroad, on military orders.

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Shutdown underway

Shutdown underway

As of 7 p.m., Jan. 19, Hawaii Standard Time, continued Congressional funding for the day-to-day base operations of the U.S. Army and its installations in Hawaii and across the nation have expired.

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One hundred years ago U.S. president took lead to end war

One hundred years ago U.S. president took lead to end war

A hundred years ago this month, World War I consumed the continent of Europe as Allied forces from Great Britain, France and others were joined by United States Soldiers, eventually numbering 2-million by year’s end.

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Spouse of secretary gets briefings at TAMC, Schofield

Spouse of secretary gets briefings at TAMC, Schofield

Tripler Army Medical Center was the first stop of an all-day tour for Leah Esper, wife of Secretary of the Army Mark Esper.

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Army pushing to get Secure Wi-Fi onto battlefields

Army pushing to get Secure Wi-Fi onto battlefields

In support of ongoing efforts to make command posts more resilient, mobile and survivable, the Army is pushing to get Secure Wi-Fi to the field to help gain an operational edge against potential peer and near-peer adversaries.

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False missile alert highlights importance of preparedness

False missile alert highlights importance of preparedness

At 8:07 a.m. on Jan. 13, an erroneous text alert sent to cell phones statewide, warning that an incoming missile was headed to Hawaii.

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Recent Community Articles

Olympic star visits Schofield Soldiers, families

Olympic star visits Schofield Soldiers, families

U.S. Women’s artistic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas visited Soldiers, here, Jan. 11, as part of her first USO tour.

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Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr.’s message kept alive in parade

Spirit of Martin Luther King Jr.’s message kept alive in parade

Blue skies welcomed parade participants and onlookers at Ala Moana Beach Park’s Magic Island for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade and Unity Rally, Monday.

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Olympic star visits Schofield Soldiers, families

Olympic star visits Schofield Soldiers, families

U.S. Women’s artistic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas visited Soldiers, here, Jan. 11, as part of her first USO tour.

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Cub Scouts join 2-14th Cav. Scouts for a day of fun

Cub Scouts join 2-14th Cav. Scouts for a day of fun

During the holidays, Cub Scouts from across Oahu participated in Schofield Days, here, Dec. 27-28.

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IPC, Garrison receive National Night Out award

IPC, Garrison receive National Night Out award

Island Palm Communities, Lend Lease’s privatized housing community located at U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, was recently recognized as a National Night Out award winner in the Military category.

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Soldiers in Hawaii build Strong Bonds

Soldiers in Hawaii build Strong Bonds

As the holidays approach, Soldiers from the 25th Sustainment Brigade were reminded of one of their most precious gifts this season: family.

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Recent Columns

The Meat and Potatoes of Life

The Meat and Potatoes of Life

So, realizing that publicly exposing the sordid details of my recent colonoscopy might qualify as conduct unbecoming of a military spouse, I nevertheless feel compelled to give my readers what they want.

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S.M.A.R.T. goals help resolutions succeed

S.M.A.R.T. goals help resolutions succeed

While hope and faith are important, a well thought out plan with some S.M.A.R.T. (specific, measurable, achievable, relevant and timely) goals will guide you into the new year with success.

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Recent Health Articles

Zika virus is on the rise

Zika virus is on the rise

Recently, Zika has been making headlines in various news sources.

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Health survey shows uptick in patient satisfaction

Health survey shows uptick in patient satisfaction

Results of the Joint Outpatient Experience Survey, or JOES, are in for 2017, and Soldiers, retirees and family members reported very high overall satisfaction, 93 percent, for their experience at medical treatment facilities (MTF), said Dr. Melissa Gliner.

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Recent Online Exclusives

Get ready for taxes by choosing a preparer

Get ready for taxes by choosing a preparer

As the tax filing season approaches, the Internal Revenue Service is reminding taxpayers to start thinking about who will prepare their federal tax returns.

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Veterans Day event on Waianae Coast honors veterans, past and present

Veterans Day event on Waianae Coast honors veterans, past and present

On Nov. 11, Pililaau Army Recreation Center served as the perfect gathering place for the local community for a Veteran’s Day Ceremony to honor the service and sacrifice of all who have served. Hosted by Oahu’s Leeward Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), Post 849, the ceremony began with a deep silence as a wreath was laid on the Veteran’s Memorial Monument that sits at PARC.

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Holiday Worship Service Schedule

Holiday Worship Service Schedule

U.S. Army-Hawaii is hosting holiday religious services.

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Traffic & Outages

Traffic & Outages

Provides traffic, construction and outage information.

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News Briefs

News Briefs

Send announcements for Soldiers and civilian employees to editor@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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MWR Briefs

MWR Briefs

Events and programs from the Directorate of Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation, U.S. Army Garrison, Hawaii.

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Movies at Sgt. Smith Theater

Movies at Sgt. Smith Theater

Movies showing at the Sgt. Smith Theater, Schofield Barracks.

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