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Media Release   #2019-003 April 5, 2020 For Immediate Release   Hawaii National Guard to assist at multiple airports   HONOLULU, HI- Hawaii National Guard (HING) Soldiers and Airmen will be supporting the Hawaii Department of Transportation (HDOT) with the medical screening of incoming and departing passengers as well as airline crew at five Hawaii ...
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health (DOH) unveiled a new website for the public to access the latest information on COVID-19 in Hawai‘i. The State of Hawai‘i has mobilized an inter-agency collaborative effort to keep the community safe and healthy. The website, hawaiicovid19.com provides timely information and resources on the coronavirus, including guidance on how to ...
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MEDIA RELEASE     #2020-001                                                                                          March 6, 2020 For Immediate Release     New Administrator named for Hawai‘i Emergency Management Agency  HONOLULU– State of Hawai’i Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Kenneth S. Hara, has named Luke P. Meyers, former executive officer for Hawai’i Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), as the new administrator for HI-EMA ...
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Coronavirus Information

Posted on Feb 3, 2020 in Main, slider

ALC-003-20

Posted on Jan 24, 2020 in Main

#2019-008                                                                                          December 24, 2019 For Immediate Release     MAUI VETERANS CEMETERY NEEDS PUBLIC’S HELP WITH VASES IN STORAGE   MAKAWAO, HI- The Maui Veterans Cemetery has about 1,200 vases in storage that were removed from the cemetery in preparation of Phase 1 of the gravesite restoration project in May of 2014. ...
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Transfer of Authority

Posted on Dec 6, 2019 in Main

A transfer of authority ceremony was held this morning for the next Adjutant General for the State of Hawaii. Maj. Gen. Joe  Logan transferred authority to Maj. Gen. Kenneth S. Hara, who was previously the Deputy Adjutant General. Logan will be retiring from the Hawaii Army National Guard, after five years of leadership as Adjutant ...
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By Tech. Sgt. Andrew Jackson HIANG HQ – Public Affairs The Hawaii National Guard sent the 93rd Weapons of Mass Destruction Civil Support Team (CST) and the Medical Detachment 1 section of its CBRNE (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear, Explosive) Enhanced Response Force Package (CERFP) section to Guam in the closing weeks of November 2019 to ...
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154th Wing Public Affairs Story by Senior Airman John Linzmeier Monday, October 28, 2019 It’s almost a universal phenomenon, knowing that some of life’s best experiences seem to come-and-go at the blink of an eye. Teenagers create unforgettable friendships and memories over a few short years in high school, as do some young adults who ...
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The Last Firefighter

Posted on Jun 17, 2019 in Main

117th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment (Hawaii) Story by Spc. Matthew Foster Monday, June 17, 2019 ##### “I am 95 years old,” said James Davis. “I am a World War II veteran, and I’m the last of my unit.” Davis sat stoically in the chair, his head cocked to one side due to his poor hearing. ...
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