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US Drug Court participants to recount experiences

THE four drug offenders who became the first participants of the District Court for the NMI’s Drug Offender Re-Entry or DORE Program are expected to provide updates on what they have been doing since they signed up for it.

Lion Dance to welcome Year of the Monkey

(Press Release) — To welcome the Year of the Monkey on Feb. 8, Monday, the Chinese Association of Saipan will perform the Lion Dance at various venues and the public is invited.

College students from Okinawa visit Saipan

TWENTY students from Okinawa International Resort College in Japan got a glimpse of how the local hotel industry works during a brief visit last week.

MVA, Delta host Japan travel agents

(MVA) — To revitalize visitor arrivals from Japan, the Marianas Visitors Authority and Delta Air Lines have begun a series of travel trade familiarization or fam tours targeting wholesalers in the country.

Manta Ray hot lunch

(Press Release) — The Manta Ray Band will be having a hot lunch this Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016, to raise funds for their trip to the Tumon Bay Music Festival on Guam next month.

Saipan-Tinian ferry available next weekend

(MVA) — In conjunction with the 12th Annual Tinian Hot Pepper Festival and Pika Bike Race on Valentine’s Day weekend, the Marianas Visitors Authority has chartered a ferry between Saipan and Tinian.

Woman pleads guilty to making false statement

THE District Court for the NMI has accepted the guilty plea of a woman indicted for making false statements to the United States.

Guam ambulance company officials plead not guilty in fraud case

HAGÅTÑA (The Guam Daily Post) — Three executives of Guam Medical Transport who are charged with making millions of dollars through fraudulent healthcare claims and money laundering have maintained their innocence in federal court.