Negative results for 3 PUI samples from Yap; lab gets COVID-19 testing machine, kits

COVID-19 tests on samples taken from three PUIs in Yap, Federated States of Micronesia have come back with negative results, according to the Yap...

CNMI receives more test kits; prioritizes COVID-19 screening of frontliners

CNMI Governor Ralph DLG. Torres was at the Saipan International Airport on Saturday to receive an additional 5,000 COVID-19 test kits and testing machines. Torres...

IRS approves CNMI’s Economic Impact Payment implementation plan

The CNMI’s Economic Impact Payment (EIP) “Stimulus Check” Implementation Plan has been approved by the Internal Revenue Service. CNMI's Secretary of Finance David DLG. Atalig...

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...

FBI search warrants target CNMI governor, casino legal counsel

The Federal Bureau of Investigation executed several search warrants on Saipan Thursday morning, including one at the office of CNMI Governor Ralph Torres and...

US, watchdog groups condemn closure of Philippine network ABS-CBN

The U.S. State Department and media watchdog organizations have expressed concerns over the closure of Philippine media giant ABS-CBN. "We are concerned by the situation...

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 ---...

Rescued fishermen among the first batch of repatriated citizens to the Marshall Islands

The two Marshallese fishermen who were adrift for more than a month at sea were among those repatriated to the Marshall Islands today. The fishermen...

Yap’s Acting AG shot dead; FBI helping with investigation

In regional news, the Federated State of Micronesia government has confirmed that an investigation has been launched on the shooting death of the Acting...

One presumptive positive case in the CNMI

The CNMI Governor’s COVID-19 Task Force and the Commonwealth Healthcare Corporation (CHCC) announce a presumptive positive case. The task force, in partnership with CHCC, has...





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