Marianas Variety

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Ninth Circuit Judge Diarmuid O’Scannlain to assume senior status

SAN FRANCISCO (Press Release) — Circuit Judge Diarmuid F. O’Scannlain of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit notified President Obama that he will assume senior status on Dec. 31, 2016. The notification occurred on the 30th anniversary of Judge O’Scannlain’s appointment to the court by President Ronald Reagan.

USS Momsen sailors visit Seventh-day Adventist School

U.S. Lt. Kevin Wilkinson, a Navy chaplain, and petty officers Steve Bruce, Jocelyn Feliciano, Tristan Carrola, Jack Humphrey and Luis Garcia of the USS Momsen visited Seventh-day Adventist School on Monday.

Roslyn Leon Guerrero named to Washington governor’s Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs

VANCOUVER, Washington (Clark College) — Clark College administrative assistant Roslyn “Roz” Monique Leon Guerrero was recently appointed by Washington Gov. Jay Inslee to the Commission on Asian Pacific American Affairs.

Saipan Marianas Lions Club repaints graffiti-covered bus stop

A Puerto Rico bus stop was repainted by the Saipan Marianas Lions Club, its president Olive Yana said.

Green flag on Managaha

(BECQ) — The Bureau of Environmental and Coastal Quality analyzes water samples collected from Managaha’s recreational beaches and dock as part of the regularly scheduled sampling.

Sunleader proposes to construct 5-story hotel

SUNLEADER (Saipan) Company Ltd. intends to construct a five- instead of a three-story hotel in Garapan. But its existing store and commercial area on the first floor of the building will continue to operate.

Litter control officers to undergo training

(BECQ) — The Bureau of Environmental and Coastal Quality would like to announce to the general public that House Bill 19-26, which amends certain sections of the Commonwealth Litter Control Act of 1989, was signed into law by Gov. Ralph Torres on July 15, 2016 and is now Public Law 19-53.

CUC board member wants to charge Docomo more

COMMONWEALTH Utilities Corp. board member Joe Torres says Docomo Pacific should pay more for using CUC power poles even without a new contract.