Marianas Variety - Marianas Variety - Today's Headlines http://www.mvariety.com/component/content/?view=featured Mon, 09 Dec 2019 07:19:29 +1000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb IPI says court should rule in its favor against contractor http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117462-ipi-says-court-should-rule-in-its-favor-against-contractor http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117462-ipi-says-court-should-rule-in-its-favor-against-contractor

IN response to the amended complaint of Pacific Rim Land Development, Imperial Pacific International once again asked the District Court for the NMI to dismiss the lawsuit and rule in favor of IPI.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Bryan Manabat - bryan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1000
Christmas Village now open http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117461-christmas-village-now-open http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117461-christmas-village-now-open

FIRST lady Diann Torres and second lady Wella Palacios on Friday led the opening of the 2019 Christmas Village at the multi-purpose center courtyard with 23 private companies and government agencies participating in this year’s festivities.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Lori Lyn C. Lirio - lyn@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1000
2nd Saipan-bound passenger caught with drugs http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117457-2nd-saipan-bound-passenger-caught-with-drugs http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117457-2nd-saipan-bound-passenger-caught-with-drugs

HAGÅTÑA (The Guam Daily Post) — A man who was about to board an aircraft departing to Saipan at the A.B. Won Pat International Airport Wednesday morning was placed under arrest after he was apparently caught with drugs.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Nick Delgado - For Variety) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1000
Renovation of Capital Hill tennis court now complete http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117464-renovation-of-capital-hill-tennis-court-now-complete http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117464-renovation-of-capital-hill-tennis-court-now-complete

THE renovation of the tennis court on Capital Hill, has been completed and can now be used by the public, Rep. Joel Camacho said as he thanked all who volunteered to assist him in the project.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Junhan B. Todiño - junhan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1000
Overstaying tourist admits paying another person to obtain NMI driver’s license http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117463-overstaying-tourist-admits-paying-another-person-to-obtain-nmi-driver-s-license http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117463-overstaying-tourist-admits-paying-another-person-to-obtain-nmi-driver-s-license

HUANQI Wu, an overstaying tourist, admitted to the Homeland Security Investigation task force that he paid another person to obtain a CNMI driver’s license, but he denied that he made the fake CW-1 immigration form that was submitted for the license.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Bryan Manabat - bryan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1000
Oleai student tops PSS Spelling Bee http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117467-oleai-student-tops-pss-spelling-bee http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117467-oleai-student-tops-pss-spelling-bee

OLEAI Elementary School student Daisylyn Camacho secured victory after she spelled the word “clientele” correctly in the Public School System Spelling Bee at Fiesta Resort & Spa on Saturday.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Lori Lyn C. Lirio - lyn@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1000
US cyber-security firm to open operation center on Saipan http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117468-us-cyber-security-firm-to-open-operation-center-on-saipan http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117468-us-cyber-security-firm-to-open-operation-center-on-saipan

THE Latte Training Academy, with support from the Department of Commerce and the CNMI Department of Labor, is bringing in a cyber-security firm to the island.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Emmanuel T. Erediano - emmanuel@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1000
NMI marks 43rd year of Constitution http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117469-nmi-marks-43rd-year-of-constitution http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/117469-nmi-marks-43rd-year-of-constitution

THE Commonwealth is celebrating today, Monday, the 43rd anniversary of the signing of its Constitution.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Emmanuel T. Erediano - emmanuel@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Mon, 09 Dec 2019 00:00:00 +1000