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HI-EMA needs total overhaul


    Hawaii Emergency Management Agency Administrator Vern Miyagi takes questions from state lawmakers on Friday about circumstances of an emergency alert mistakenly sent over the weekend that warned island residents and visitors of a ballistic missile attack.

The public now has the chilling realization that, even beyond the emotional toll that the episode took on so many terrified Hawaii residents, the ramifications of the false alert could have resulted in actual devastation. Read more

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