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Guam medical examiner says man wasn’t struck by car

HAGÅTÑA (The Guam Daily Post) — The island’s medical examiner doesn’t believe a 62-year-old construction worker was hit by a car while working in a manhole in Tamuning on Tuesday.

Man sentenced for marriage fraud asks court to set aside his conviction

A MAN convicted and sentenced for marriage fraud in 2011 has petitioned the Superior Court to set aside the order of his conviction.

Court to hold evidentiary hearing in sexual-abuse-of-minor case

THE Jan. 23 trial of Joseph Seman Epina who is charged with sexual abuse of a minor in the first degree, assault and battery, and disturbing the peace, was put on hold by Judge Joseph N. Camacho who decided to hold an evidentiary hearing instead on April 24, 2017.

Jury trial of cop charged with theft by extortion rescheduled

THE Superior Court on Wednesday re-scheduled the jury trial of a police officer who threatened to arrest a woman if she did not pay him or have sex with him.

MVA launches ‘Paradise for Everyone’ in Korea

(MVA) — The Marianas Visitors Authority’s 2017 marketing campaign “Paradise for Everyone” was officially launched and shared with 230 major travel trade partners in Korea this month.

76 students graduate from hospitality program

SEVENTY-SIX students from three high schools on Saipan completed the three-month hospitality program of Latte Training Academy and the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute or AHLEI.

Buck Battalion welcomes special visitor

(Press Release) — On Jan. 10, 2017, the Dr. Rita H. Inos Jr/Sr High School Junior Reserve Officer Training program welcomed a special visitor to the CNMI and our school’s Buck Battalion.

Unexploded ordnance removed from site of sewer line project

(DFEMS) — On Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017 the Department of Fire and Emergency Medical Services was contacted by the Department of Public Safety regarding a 500lb bomb that was dug up by Hong Ye Construction on Isa Dr. near the Mobil gas station in Chalan Kiya.

500 Sails to build proa in New Zealand

(Press Release) — 500 Sails left Thursday morning for New Zealand to build and bring home a 25’ prototype of a Chamorro proa or sailing canoe.

PSS to hold music and arts festival

(Press Release) — The 5th Annual CNMI Public School System Music and Arts Festival will be held on Friday, Jan. 20, and on Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Gov. Pedro P. Tenorio Multi-Purpose Center.