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Army holding public meetings in August addressing responsibilities at PTA

The public is invited to attend several informational sessions the Army is holding to build awareness and understanding of its cultural resource responsibilities. U.S. Army Garrison-Pōhakuloa Training Area will host two meetings on the National Historic Preservation Act Section 106 process and solicit additional feedback on its draft Hawai‘i Island programmatic agreement (PA) for routine […]

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.Spc. Heidy Silvia, an U.S. Army Reserve dental technician X-rays a patient's teeth during Operation Tropic Care 2017 on the Island of Kauai.

The U.S. Army will be providing free medical care at Kea‘au High School June 18-28, 2018

The 1984th U.S. Army Hospital- Pacific, 9th Mission Support Command, will host Exercise Tropic Care 2018, a U.S. Army Reserve medical outreach exercise June 18 – 28 at Kea‘au High School, Hawaii. The Oahu-based 1984th USAH-P will conduct an Innovative Readiness Training Mission to provide medical care to the underserved communities of Hawaii.

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Pohakuloa Training Area schedule for January 2018

Hawai‘i— Military units are scheduled to conduct various types of training here in January that may be heard or observed by the surrounding communities. This monthly schedule is produced to alert neighbors of upcoming training activities that are louder in nature and may be heard or noticed outside the military installation. This information is provided […]

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Hawaiʻi Island police are continuing to investigate a suspicious device found Wednesday (February 10) at a charter school in Kaʻū.

At about 5:30 p.m. Thursday (February 11), the U.S. Army’s Explosive Ordnance Detail from Oahu removed the suspicious device and took it to a safe location, where it was detonated.

Army detonates suspicious device found at Ka‘u charter school

Hawaiʻi Island police are continuing to investigate a suspicious device found Wednesday (February 10) at a charter school in Kaʻū. At about 5:30 p.m. Thursday (February 11), the U.S. Army’s Explosive Ordnance Detail from Oahu removed the suspicious device and took it to a safe location, where it was detonated.

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Hawaiʻi Island police are investigating an incident reported in South Kohala on Tuesday (December 5) by a local vehicle tow company.

At about 9:40 a.m. the tow company reported receiving a phone call from an individual about a car in the company’s possession. After taking a closer look, the owner of the tow company became very concerned about a device resembling a “pipe bomb” affixed to the front of the vehicle.

Army, FBI and ATF fly to Waimea to examine pipe bomb looking device

Hawaiʻi Island police are investigating an incident reported in South Kohala on Tuesday (December 5) by a local vehicle tow company. At about 9:40 a.m. the tow company reported receiving a phone call from an individual about a car in the company’s possession. After taking a closer look, the owner of the tow company became […]

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Army to enforce no-smoking law starting January 1, 2016

The U.S. Army in Hawaii has enacted a policy effective Jan. 1, 2016, that complies with the new Hawaii state smoking law. The new state law raises the minimum age to purchase, possess or consume a tobacco product from 18 to 21 years of age. The law also makes it illegal to sell or furnish […]

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Kamehameha’s Kagawa heading to Army

Hawaii 24/7 Staff Kamehameha Schools Hawaii football standout Shaun Kagawa has signed a national letter of intent to play at Army. Before signing, the 5-foot-11, 184-pound defensive back visited the campus. Among the other colleges interested in Kagawa, who also plays tennis, were University of Hawaii and Navy. Following the fall football season, Kagawa was […]

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The 25th Combat Aviation Brigade (CAB) concluded the flight operations portion of High Altitude Mountainous Environmental Training (HAMET) on the Island of Hawaii, today (Oct 28).

Army concludes flight training on slopes of Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa

The 25th Combat Aviation Brigade (CAB) concluded the flight operations portion of High Altitude Mountainous Environmental Training (HAMET) on the Island of Hawaii, today (Oct 28).

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The Army announces for public comment, the availability of the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) for modernizing of training infrastructure and construction and operation of an Infantry Platoon Battle Area (IPBA) at Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA).

The Army seeks public input in order to identify community concerns and issues as part of the PEIS process, which is being conducted pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA).

Army to hold public meetings on expanding live-fire training capabilities at PTA

The Army announces for public comment, the availability of the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (PEIS) for modernizing of training infrastructure and construction and operation of an Infantry Platoon Battle Area (IPBA) at Pohakuloa Training Area (PTA). The Army seeks public input in order to identify community concerns and issues as part of the PEIS […]

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HAMET (High-Altitude Mountainous Environment Training) demonstration helicopter flights on Tuesday (July 26).

Army conducts high altitude helicopter training on Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea

HAMET (High-Altitude Mountainous Environment Training) demonstration helicopter flights on Tuesday (July 26).

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The men and women serving in the U.S. Military celebrated  Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month in Adder, Iraq Monday (May 30).

Military celebrates Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month in Iraq

The men and women serving in the U.S. Military celebrated Asian/Pacific American Heritage Month in Adder, Iraq Monday (May 30).

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Sen. Inouye at Army budget overview hearing

Sen. Inouye at Army budget overview hearing

The following statement was given by Sen. Daniel Inouye at the Army budget overview hearing Wednesday in Washington, D.C.: Today, we welcome the Honorable John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, who is providing testimony to our committee for the second time. And beside him we welcome for the first time, General Martin E. Dempsey, the […]

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Due to heightened security, the Army has increased precautions at its installations by raising the Force Protection Condition (FPCON) to "Bravo." Commuters should allow extra time, especially during the morning hours, in accessing Schofield Barracks, Wheeler Army Airfield, Tripler Army Medical Center, Fort Shafter and other facilities.

Force Protection Condition at Army installations raised to ‘Bravo’

Due to heightened security, the Army has increased precautions at its installations by raising the Force Protection Condition (FPCON) to “Bravo.” Commuters should allow extra time, especially during the morning hours, in accessing Schofield Barracks, Wheeler Army Airfield, Tripler Army Medical Center, Fort Shafter and other facilities.

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“The Army has no additional land expansion requirements and will impose no restrictions on anyone as a result of this revised environmental assessment,” said COL Frank W. Tate, commander of the 25th CAB. “The only land that will be impacted by the proposed Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa alternatives from this life-saving training is the pre-existing, 150 foot by 150 foot landing zones that we used from 2004 to 2007.”

Army clarifies its helicopter training operations for Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa

“The Army has no additional land expansion requirements and will impose no restrictions on anyone as a result of this revised environmental assessment,” said COL Frank W. Tate, commander of the 25th CAB. “The only land that will be impacted by the proposed Mauna Kea and Mauna Loa alternatives from this life-saving training is the […]

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