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Hurricane Lane updates are provided

Hurricane Lane updates are provided

| August 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

The following are updates from directorates and organizations in U.S. Army Garrison Hawaii.

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Directorate of Emergency Services to close several gates at USAG-HI

Directorate of Emergency Services to close several gates at USAG-HI

| August 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

CLOSED AT 1600 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE:
Schofield Barracks:
Foote Gate
Lyman Vehicle Processing Center
McNair Gate
McComb Gate
Wheeler Army Airfield:
Kawamura Gate
Fort Shafter:
Buckner Vehicle Processing Center
Patch Gate
CLOSED NOW:
Pililaau Recreation Center
OPEN 24 HOURS (manning will be based on the storm):
Schofield Barracks:
Lyman Gate
Funston Gate (across from Kemoo’s farm)
Wheeler Army Airfield:
Kunia Gate
Fort Shafter:
Buckner Gate
Tripler Army Medical Center

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Do you know how to protect your family from Lyme disease?

Do you know how to protect your family from Lyme disease?

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

For many, summer heat brings more outdoor play for the entire family. But being outside also increases your risk of getting a tick-borne disease. You can protect your loved ones and pets from the dangers of Lyme disease.

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3 ways protect your health through preventive care

3 ways protect your health through preventive care

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

August is Preventive Health Month — an ideal time to address your health. Preventive health helps you to identify and address health issues before they worsen. Practicing it protects you and your family from disease and illness.

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Exchange warns shoppers about ‘Exchange Inc.’ scams

Exchange warns shoppers about ‘Exchange Inc.’ scams

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is warning military shoppers about scammers offering to broker the sale of used cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats and boat engines through the Department of Defense retailer using the name “Exchange Inc.”

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25th CAB Black Hawks continue to fight wildfire at Ma’kua Kee’au Forest Reserve

25th CAB Black Hawks continue to fight wildfire at Ma’kua Kee’au Forest Reserve

| August 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

The crew of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter of 2-25 Aviation Regiment, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade, observe the wildfire near the Makua Keaau Forest Reserve, Aug. 6.

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Communities should remain prepared for hurricanes

Communities should remain prepared for hurricanes

| August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

National Weather Service (NWS) is issuing advisories on Hurricane Hector, located about 1770 miles east-southeast of Hilo. Based on recent forecasts, Hector was expected to move into the Central Pacific, Aug. 5.

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599th Trans. Bde. executes another quick turnaround

599th Trans. Bde. executes another quick turnaround

| August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

The 599th Transportation Brigade performed another fast turnaround in missions as they worked both Pearl Harbor and Barbers Point Harbor operations July 19 and 21.

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Honolulu ranked second in list of safest U.S. metro cities

Honolulu ranked second in list of safest U.S. metro cities

| August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a recent report published by safewise.com, Honolulu ranked second on a list of the safest American cities. The report highlighted a drop in both violent and property crimes in 2017, along with an ability to respond quickly when safety lapses are discovered.

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‘Infofinder i’ web app provides school bus transportation information

‘Infofinder i’ web app provides school bus transportation information

| August 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

As part of the Hawaii State Department of Education’s ongoing effort to modernize Hawaii’s pupil transportation system, the Student Transportation Services Branch has launched a bus stop locator/bus schedule information web application called, “Infofinder i.”

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