Marianas Variety - Marianas Variety - Today's Headlines http://www.mvariety.com/component/content/?view=featured Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:49:00 +1000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb House approves revised CUC FY 2018 budget http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100310-house-approves-revised-cuc-fy-2018-budget http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100310-house-approves-revised-cuc-fy-2018-budget

THE House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a measure that amends the CNMI Budget Act to reflect the Commonwealth Utilities Corp.’s revised budget for fiscal year 2018.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa - cherrie@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000
Sanderson Sebuu gets two years in assault case http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100313-sanderson-sebuu-gets-two-years-in-assault-case http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100313-sanderson-sebuu-gets-two-years-in-assault-case

A REPEAT offender, 33-year-old Sanderson Ilo Sebuu, will serve a two-year prison sentence for beating up his girlfriend in 2016 and 2017, and for violating his probation.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Bryan Manabat - bryan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000
AmeriCorps needs 8 volunteers http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100314-americorps-needs-8-volunteers http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100314-americorps-needs-8-volunteers

CNMI AmeriCorps is looking for eight more volunteers, coordinator Vicky Nicholas said.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Lori Lyn C. Lirio - lyn@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000
Bhuiyan withdraws as Dalu’s third-party custodian http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100317-bhuiyan-withdraws-as-dalu-s-third-party-custodian http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100317-bhuiyan-withdraws-as-dalu-s-third-party-custodian

THE third-party custodian for Zeaur Rahman Dalu, who pled guilty to mail fraud and fraud in foreign-labor contracting, no longer wants to be his custodian, according to U.S. Probation Officer Gregory F. Arriola.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Bryan Manabat - bryan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000
DPS launches campaign against drunk, drugged, drowsy, and distracted driving http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100318-dps-launches-campaign-against-drunk-drugged-drowsy-and-distracted-driving http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100318-dps-launches-campaign-against-drunk-drugged-drowsy-and-distracted-driving

THE Department of Public Safety launched its campaign against drunk, drugged, drowsy, and distracted driving or 4D’s at the multi-purpose center on Wednesday.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Bryan Manabat - bryan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000
Kilili celebrates Thanksgiving with manamko’ http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100319-kilili-celebrates-thanksgiving-with-manamko http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100319-kilili-celebrates-thanksgiving-with-manamko

U.S. Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan visited the manamko’ on Tuesday at the Aging Center to celebrate Thanksgiving with them.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Junhan B. Todiño - junhan@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000
Rota’s Antinelle Santos is NMI Teacher of the Year http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100320-rota-s-antinelle-santos-is-nmi-teacher-of-the-year http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100320-rota-s-antinelle-santos-is-nmi-teacher-of-the-year

ANTINELLE Santos, an English language teacher at Dr. Rita Hocog Inos Jr./Sr. High School, is the CNMI’s 2017-2018 Teacher of the Year.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Lori Lyn C. Lirio - lyn@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000
‘Put politics aside’ http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100321-put-politics-aside http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100321-put-politics-aside

U.S. Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan on Wednesday urged other local leaders to put politics aside when dealing with the workforce challenges facing the CNMI.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Emmanuel T. Erediano - emmanuel@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000
‘It’s a US congressional issue’ http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100322-it-s-a-us-congressional-issue http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/100322-it-s-a-us-congressional-issue

GOVERNOR Ralph D.L.G. Torres is still optimistic that there will be some kind of “reprieve” for the CNMI following the federal government’s announcement that it will reduce the number of CW permits from 12,998 to 9,998 in the current fiscal year.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa - cherrie@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +1000