Marianas Variety - Marianas Variety - Today's Headlines http://www.mvariety.com/component/content/?view=featured Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:08:23 +1000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Crisostomo family asks court to unseal search warrant http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102469-crisostomo-family-asks-court-to-unseal-search-warrant http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102469-crisostomo-family-asks-court-to-unseal-search-warrant

JOSEPH A. Crisostomo, Annie A. Crisostomo, Evelyn A. Crisostomo and Calistro A. Crisostomo have asked the Superior Court to unseal the search warrant executed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Department of Public Safety on their Koblerville property Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Bryan Manabat - bryan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1000
House panel looks into IT&E land-lease extension http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102465-house-panel-looks-into-it-e-land-lease-extension http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102465-house-panel-looks-into-it-e-land-lease-extension

THE House Committee on Natural Resources is now reviewing the proposed land-lease extension of IT&E and is seeking more information about it from the Department of Public Lands and the Attorney General’s Office.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa - cherrie@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1000
Diabetes self-management classes at Kagman CHC http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102454-diabetes-self-management-classes-at-kagman-chc http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102454-diabetes-self-management-classes-at-kagman-chc

(Press Release) — Kagman Community Health Center is excited to offer the community diabetes self-management classes. Each class will be 30 minutes long from 9 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the clinic.

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ilw@mvariety.com ( ) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1000
Traditional Lunar Calendar featured on Sunday’s ‘Your Humanities Half-Hour’ http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102458-traditional-lunar-calendar-featured-on-sunday-s-your-humanities-half-hour http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102458-traditional-lunar-calendar-featured-on-sunday-s-your-humanities-half-hour

(Press Release) — This Sunday’s “Your Humanities Half-Hour” will feature several individuals who possess traditional knowledge about how the lunar calendar is utilized in Chamorro and Carolinian cultures for farming, fishing, navigation and sailing, and other purposes.

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Senator Manglona: The land is mine http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102470-senator-manglona-the-land-is-mine http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102470-senator-manglona-the-land-is-mine

IN his testimony on Thursday, Sen. Paul A. Manglona told the Superior Court that he stated in a lease agreement that he was the owner of property on upper Capital Hill and that there were no liens or claims against it.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Bryan Manabat - bryan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1000
Banzai Cliff thief arrested http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102468-banzai-cliff-thief-arrested http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102468-banzai-cliff-thief-arrested

THE man who broke into a tourist van parked on Banzai Cliff, Monday, and stole valuable items including cash, has been arrested by the police.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Emmanuel T. Erediano - emmanuel@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1000
IPI to sue Bloomberg; casino commission mulls legal action http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102473-ipi-to-sue-bloomberg-casino-commission-mulls-legal-action http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102473-ipi-to-sue-bloomberg-casino-commission-mulls-legal-action

IMPERIAL Pacific International is preparing a lawsuit against Bloomberg as the casino investor again denied the allegations made in the Bloomberg article titled, “A Chinese Casino Has Conquered a Piece of America.”

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa - cherrie@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1000
Woman arrested at Kanat Tabla B&B http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102474-woman-arrested-at-kanat-tabla-b-b http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102474-woman-arrested-at-kanat-tabla-b-b

LAW enforcers on Thursday arrested a Chinese woman at a Kanat Tabla bed-and-breakfast. The woman, who could not show any official document indicating her immigration status, said she was the cleaner at the house leased by Emma who was the subject of a complaint filed by tourist couple Yu Xin and Zhao Tian Jiao.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Junhan B. Todiño - junhan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1000
Casino commissioners: ‘We are not corrupt’ http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102475-casino-commissioners-we-are-not-corrupt http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/102475-casino-commissioners-we-are-not-corrupt

THE Commonwealth Casino Commission on Thursday denied that its members are corrupt or are engaged in corruption.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa - cherrie@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Fri, 23 Feb 2018 00:00:00 +1000