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...

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...

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 ---...

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...

FSM tourism industry sees temporary closures, layoffs due to coronavirus scare

The economic impact of the COVID-19 global outbreak has reached the Federated States of Micronesia with government leaders expressing concern over the loss of...

Saipan hostage taker had a medical condition

Tragedy has befallen Afetna, Saipan as hostage negotiations ended early Thursday morning with gunfire and two dead. Saipan for the last two days was a...

FSM student evacuated from Wuhan, epicenter of the coronavirus

Air New Zealand carried out an early morning evacuation flight out of Wuhan, China --- the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak --- and successfully...

3-year-old run over in Saipan, survives

A disturbance among neighbors in a Saipan village led CNMI authorities to an auto-pedestrian incident involving a toddler. On Sunday, May 10, at about 6:26...

CNMI makes history; recreational marijuana Legal

  CNMI - With an 18-0 vote in the House of Representatives and a 6-0 in the Senate, a recreational marijuana bill passed the CNMI...

Palau president reassures Guam governor on COVID-19 concerns

Palau President Tommy Remengesau Jr. has cleared the air with Guam Governor Lou Leon Guerrero regarding the request made by the governor earlier this...





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