THE Commonwealth Healthcare Corp. and the Governor’s Covid-19 Task Force on Saturday reported that an additional individual had tested positive for Covid-19, raising the CNMI’s total number of cases to 129 since March 28, 2020.

HAGÅTÑA (JIC) — The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 128th Covid-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City on Jan. 17, 2021 at approximately 10:36 p.m. The patient was a 39-year-old male with underlying health conditions. He was admitted to GRMC on Jan. …

HARRISBURG, Pa./LANSING, Mich. (Reuters) — Law enforcement officers far outnumbered protesters at state capitol grounds on Sunday, as few Trump supporters who believe the president’s false claim that he won the 2020 election turned out for what authorities feared could be violent demonstrations.

THE Commonwealth Utilities Corp. has the power to review and establish utility rates and other fees for electrical power, water, and sewer, Assistant Attorney General Jose Mafnas Jr. said.

HAGÅTÑA (The Guam Daily Post) — While Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero allowed movie theaters to reopen as early as Jan. 16 with 50% occupancy, it won't be until February when big-screen fans can watch the latest movies at Tango Theatres at Micronesia Mall.

REPRESENTATIVE Ralph N. Yumul said he is a Republican who shares the same ideals as House Speaker Edmund S. Villagomez, an Independent allied with the Democrats.

FOR the fiscal year that ended on Sept. 30, 2019, the assets of Marianas Public Land Trust increased by $2,398,647 compared to the previous fiscal year, according to a single audit conducted by Burger Comer Magliari.

THE Commonwealth Healthcare Corp. has requested the Commonwealth Utilities Corp. to calculate CHCC’s prospective bills and arrears using the commercial rate for water and non-residential rate for wastewater/sewer.

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Office of the CNMI Congressional Delegate) — Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi has announced additional committee assignments for members of the Democratic Caucus in the 117th Congress this evening.  Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan will serve on both the Agricult…

HAGÅTÑA (JIC) — The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 127th Covid-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City on Jan. 17, 2021 at approximately 5:50 a.m. The patient was a 59-year-old male with underlying health conditions. He was admitted to GRMC on Jan. 1…

WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) — President-elect Joe Biden will cap a busy day of inauguration pageantry by using the powers of his new office to push policy changes on housing, student loans, climate change and immigration, a top aide said on Saturday.

(Press Release) — The new year brings great promise for Marianas Alliance of Non-Governmental Organizations or MANGO as we announce the election of new board members.   The newly elected board members include Maisie B. Tenorio, Chairperson, Felicidad Ogumuro, Vice Chairperson, Emma Perez, Se…

(Press Release) — According to Dandan middle school teacher Eun Young Ahn, Friends of the Mariana Trench’s Project HOPE offered her seventh-grade students a valuable opportunity to learn about traditional culture, ocean science and conservation.

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Press Release) —   The University of Utah congratulates more than 9,700 students who were named to the Fall 2020 Dean's List. To qualify, students must earn a GPA of 3.5 or higher in at least 12 graded credit hours during any one term.

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HAGÅTÑA (JIC) — The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 126th Covid-19-related fatality occurred at the Guam Regional Medical City on Jan. 15, 2021 at approximately 7:19 p.m. The patient was a 49-year-old male. He was admitted to GRMC earlier that day and tested positive upon a…

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HAGÅTÑA (JIC) — The Joint Information Center was notified that Guam’s 125th Covid-19-related fatality occurred at Guam Memorial Hospital Thursday night at approximately 7:50 p.m. The patient was a 58-year-old male with underlying conditions. He was admitted to GMH on Dec. 23, 2020 and tested…

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THE House Republicans and their independent ally on Wednesday elected Rep. Ivan Blanco as the House minority leader of the 22nd Legislature.

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Gov.  Ralph DLG Torres, center, met with Senate President Jude U. Hofschneider, left, and House Speaker Edmund S. Villagomez, right, on Wednesday to discuss working together for the betterment of the CNMI.

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Newly elected Board of Education Chairman Andrew L. Orsini, Commissioner of Education Dr. Alfred B. Ada and Associate Commissioner for Administrative Service Eric Magofna, in the background, visited various Tinian public school facilities Thursday. Photo shows children with the Tinian Head S…

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“AS public servants, let us commit ourselves to carrying out our work by observing transparency to build and foster trust and to ensure accountability,” Sen. Teresita Santos of Rota said in her inaugural address on Monday.

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(NMTI) — McDonald’s of Saipan has once again renewed its vow to assist the Northern Marianas Technical Institute implement its workforce development strategy.  The Ayuyu family reiterated their time-honored pledge to sustain our resident workforce. 

PALIKIR, Pohnpei (FSM Information Services) — On Jan. 12, 2021, David W. Panuelo, president of the Federated States of Micronesia, opened the first of a series of exploratory informational meetings between the FSM national government and the islands’ private sector to discuss the expansion o…

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WASHINGTON (U.S. Department of Justice) — A Nevada woman was arrested Wednesday for her alleged role in a multi-year scheme to commit visa fraud and money laundering, and to illegally bring Chinese nationals into the United States for financial gain.