Marianas Variety

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DEQ: Green flag on Saipan

(DEQ) — The Division of Environmental Quality analyzes water samples collected from Saipan’s recreational western beaches and storm drainages every week as part of a regularly scheduled sampling program.

MVA joins biggest Japanese travel show

(Press Release) — The Marianas Visitors Authority joined representatives of 141 other international countries and regions and 47 prefectures of Japan at JATA Tourism EXPO 2015, Japan’s largest annual travel show, on Sept. 24-27, 2015.

CPA working on ports master plan

AMID possible military development and the construction of new hotels, the Commonwealth Ports Authority is preparing a comprehensive master plan, CPA executive assistant Wendi Prater said.

Fred Takada gets 29 days for theft

FRED Takada, 64, admitted committing the offense of theft when he took $104 from a 63-year-old woman on Feb. 5, 2015.

Eucon School to hold carnival

EUCON International School is celebrating its 17th annual Spirit Week which will culminate with a carnival on Friday, Oct. 9, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Jury trial of 3 former law enforcement officials starts in Jan. 2016

SUPERIOR Court Judge David A. Wiseman scheduled for Jan. 18, 2016 the jury trial of three former top CNMI law enforcement officials charged with providing an armed escort to then-Attorney General Edward T. Buckingham so he could avoid service of a penal summons from the Office of the Public Auditor on Aug. 3-4, 2012.

Court orders defendant in 7-hour hostage incident to answer charges

SUPERIOR Court Judge Joseph N. Camacho ordered Gordon Aldan Castro, 26, to return to court for his Oct. 19, 2015 arraignment.

CUC board commends former human resources manager

FRANKIE Cepeda, who resigned in July, “dutifully served as human resources manager” according to the Commonwealth Utilities Corp. board, which commended him on Tuesday for his 14 years of service.