Palau health authorities investigating a potential coronavirus case

A potential coronavirus case is currently being investigated by health authorities in Palau. As of 5:30 pm, Mar 3, Tuesday there is one Person Under...

US House leaders want USDOL to explain delay in issuing NMI unemployment checks

Three months after passage of the CARES Act, workers laid off in the Marianas because of the coronavirus still have not received their unemployment...

PUI in Yap dies; state government enforces curfew

A PUI in isolation at Yap State has died. The patient was one of three Persons Under Investigation for COVID-19 in Yap, Federated States...

CNMI governor’s trip for YouTube show comes under scrutiny

CNMI Governor Ralph Torres' trip to the northern islands as part of a segment for the YouTube show "Deer Meat for Dinner," was scrutinized...

20 Japan cruise ship passengers test positive for coronavirus

The number of passengers on the Japanese cruise ship Diamond Princess that tested positive for the novel coronavirus rose from 10 to 20. During a...

Oregon woman hospitalized in Palau with respiratory symptoms passed through Guam; coronavirus testing underway

The Palau Ministry of Health has confirmed that an Oregon woman hospitalized in Palau with respiratory symptoms passed through Guam first. As of Wednesday, samples...

Christmas typhoon leaves 28 dead, 12 missing in Philippines

ABC News -- MANILA, Philippines - A strong typhoon that barreled through the central Philippines left at least 28 dead and 12 missing, and...

CNMI readies for COVID-19 vaccines

COVID-19 vaccines may soon reach the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands by January 2021. Officials have been contacted by the White House yesterday morning...

Even as Guam tightens up, CNMI lifts temporary restrictions

Governor Ralph DLG. Torres has announced that the current temporary restrictions on in-person interactions, social gatherings, and business hours will expire at the end...

Chuuk protests urge extension of COVID-19 travel ban

With the Chuuk travel ban set to expire this weekend, the community has made its sentiments known --- online and on the streets ---...





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