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Broadcasters now required to report false alerts

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / JANUARY 30

    Governor David Ige, along with the State Adjutant General, Maj. Gen. Joe Logan, and Brig. Gen. (RET) Bruce Oliveira, the internal investigating officer of the ballistic missile false alarm incident, release the internal incident investigation report of missile alert.

The Federal Communications Commission is adopting a new rule to boost the reliability of emergency alerts after Hawaii mistakenly sent warnings to cellphones and broadcasters that a ballistic missile was heading for the state in January. Read more

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