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Pacific storm turns summer training mission into real world support at TAMC, other locations

Pacific storm turns summer training mission into real world support at TAMC, other locations

| October 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

What started out as a typical summer training deployment for the men and women of the 142nd Medical Group (MDG), turned anything but, when the Hawaiian islands were threatened by a Category 5 hurricane, the week of Aug. 20, 2018.

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City, State urge continued vigilance ahead of Tropical Storm Olivia

City, State urge continued vigilance ahead of Tropical Storm Olivia

| September 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Following a statewide Video Teleconference call Monday evening (Sept. 10), the National Weather Service has advised on the continued possibility of tropical storm force winds affecting the islands. With O‘ahu now under a tropical storm warning, there is still potential not just for major flooding, but also damaging winds.

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City and County of Honolulu will activate siren at 4 p.m.

City and County of Honolulu will activate siren at 4 p.m.

| August 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

The City and County of Honolulu will activate the island-wide Outdoor Siren Warning System at 4 p.m. today, Thursday, August 23, as Hurricane Lane approaches the state. 

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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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Hawaii-EMA to host three open houses to gather input

Hawaii-EMA to host three open houses to gather input

| June 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA) is inviting the community to three open houses as it updates the Hawai’i State Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan, which addresses ways to reduce the impact of natural hazards on the State.

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Mayor urges residents to prepare for hurricane season

Mayor urges residents to prepare for hurricane season

| June 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

At a press conference, Monday (June 4, 2018), Mayor Kirk Caldwell was joined by city officials and Meteorologist John Bravender of the Central Pacific Hurricane Center to remind O‘ahu residents and visitors that we are now in hurricane season, and everyone should take the necessary precautions to prepare.

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Acting Secretary of Army visits Puerto Rico

Acting Secretary of Army visits Puerto Rico

| October 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Acting Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy visited Puerto Rico, Oct. 19, to assess damage to the island and to visit Soldiers assisting with recovery operations.

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Much to be done to help Puerto Rico, Army general says

Much to be done to help Puerto Rico, Army general says

| October 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Military personnel helping the people of Puerto Rico have made great progress since Hurricane Maria hit on Sept. 20, said Army Lt. Gen. Jeffrey S. Buchanan, the commander of ground forces on the island, but, he added, the scale and scope of devastation caused by the storm was so great that much remains to be done.

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Prepare for Hurricane Season

Prepare for Hurricane Season

| July 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Hurricane season has arrived and the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency recommends residents prepare an “emergency kit” of a minimum of 14 days of food, water and other supplies.

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All-Hazards tests hurricane response and more

All-Hazards tests hurricane response and more

| June 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

A Category 4 hurricane blasted through Oahu on Thursday, June 8, devastating the Schofield Barracks Health Clinic and causing several deaths and injuries.

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