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Miscellaneous

Protections After the Storms: FEMA Shares Important Information for Hurricane Survivors

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and its federal partners continue to support the government of the U.S. Virgin Islands and local community efforts to protect the life and safety of those in areas impacted by hurricanes Irma and Maria.
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VING Celebrates 44th Birthday With Community Service

Brig. Gen. Deborah Y. Howell, adjutant general of the Virgin Islands National Guard (VING), will host a Day of Service and Celebration of VING’s 44th birthday throughout the territory on Thursday, Oct. 19.
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Chief Warrant Officers Association Raises $5,000 for Diana Isidore

Diana Isadore, who joined the Coast Guard in 2006, was the first known woman from St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, to graduate the Coast Guard Academy in New London, Conn.
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ALERT: National Weather Service Extends Flood Advisory to Oct. 11 Night

Satellite estimates indicate heavy rain from thunderstorms over the islands that will cause minor flooding.
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VA Caribbean Healthcare System Is Prepared for Hurricane Maria

Due to anticipated severe weather associated with the storm, the operating status of the VA Caribbean Healthcare System has been modified.
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Amateur Radio Club HAM Operators Support Irma Response

Amateur Radio Operators located at the Virgin Islands Territory Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) are utilizing the 60M Radio Band/CH2 (5346.5 USB) to coordinate emergency communications in the wake of Hurricane Irma.
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Rotary Club Delivers Message to Jamaicans in the Virgin Islands

Rotary Club of St. Croix received a request from Carol Phillips, the past president of the Rotary Club of Liamuiga on St. Kitts.
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VA Caribbean Healthcare System Prepared for Aftermath of Hurricane Irma; Details Released

If a veteran has a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest open emergency room for care. For non-emergency health-related questions, please contact Telephone care at 1-877-737-8820.
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CDC Gives Safety Tips for After Hurricanes, Flooding

Hurricanes can cause dangerous and destructive high winds, flooding, heavy rain and storm surges. The following points can keep a family safe after a hurricane has made landfall, according to the Center for Disease Control.
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U.S. Senate Confirms Deborah Howell to Be Brigadier General

The United States Senate has confirmed Deborah Howell to be the Regular Army rank of brigadier general.
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