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  DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE  Hawaiʻi Emergency Management Agency  DAVID Y. IGE  GOVERNOR  MAJOR GENERAL KENNETH S. HARA  DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT  LUKE P. MEYERS  ADMINISTRATOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT  *For Immediate Release* Aug. 30, 2021    What: Monthly Siren Test for September, 2021. Who: Hawaiʻi Emergency Management Agency. When: Wednesday, Sept. 1, 11:45 a.m.    MONTHLY SIREN AND EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM ...
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  DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency   DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR MAJOR GENERAL KENNETH S. HARA DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT LUKE P. MEYERS ADMINISTRATOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT     For Immediate Release August 21, 2021    Hawai`i Emergency Management Agency asks residents to prepare now for potentially flooding rains from former Tropical Storm ...
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  DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH   DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR ELIZABETH A. CHAR, MD DIRECTOR   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2021 Hawai‘i to receive more than 500 healthcare surge staff workers for hospitals statewide Hawai‘i Department of Health, Hawai‘i Emergency Management Agency and Healthcare Association of Hawai‘i tap into Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Funding ...
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DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR   Governor Ige signs Executive Order limiting gathering sizes statewide   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 10, 2021   For video of the news conference click here For photos of the news conference click here   HONOLULU – Gov. David Ige today signed Executive Order 21-05 setting statewide limits for social gatherings, ...
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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency DAVID Y. IGE GOVERNOR MAJOR GENERAL KENNETH S. HARA DIRECTOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT LUKE P. MEYERS ADMINISTRATOR OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT    FEMA approves Hazard Mitigation Grant Program with over $24.7 million available to State of Hawaiʻi   HONOLULU – The result of COVID-19 on the State has significantly ...
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