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Northern Marianas ranked in China’s top 5 destinations

(MVA) — The Northern Mariana Islands of Saipan, Tinian and Rota ranks in the Top 5 in a nationwide market survey of “Top 100 Most Desirable Destinations in the World” conducted by the China National Tourism Administration.

EMS Family Fun Day in Susupe

IT was a great turnout for the 2nd EMS Family Fun Day on Saturday at the Susupe Fire Station. This year’s theme was “Called to Care.”

Taiwan TV show films on Saipan

TAIWAN celebrity chef James Cheng, the star of “I Walker” food and travel television show, was on island recently to film an episode about the CNMI.

Leyda Ada is not a flight risk, says her attorney

LEYDA Ada says she has satisfied the test for release pending appeal and is asking the federal court to grant her continued liberty on the same terms and conditions of her present release pending a final decision from the Ninth Circuit.

NMC still waiting for release of funding for facility repairs, renovation

NORTHERN Mariana College interim President Dave Attao says the repair and renovation of NMC facilities damaged by Typhoon Soudelor in Aug. 2015 have not started yet because the $1.2 million allocated by Saipan lawmakers has not been disbursed by the Department of Finance.

Palauan senators visit Saipan

PALAUANS on Saipan gathered at Garapan Central Park on Saturday night to meet with two candidates for national office.

Office on Aging conference discusses respect

OFFICE on Aging Director Walter Manglona on Friday emphasized the importance of showing respect to senior citizens.

Best Sunshine employees leave trash at former Low Tide Bar

MARINE recreation sports concession owner Bongo Baidya says the former Low Tide Bar between Fiesta Resort & Spa and the Hyatt Regency Saipan was turned into a dumpsite by some Best Sunshine employees.