Marianas Variety - Marianas Variety - Today's Headlines http://www.mvariety.com/component/content/?view=featured Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:14:04 +1000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb White House and federal government internships now available http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70361-white-house-and-federal-government-internships-now-available http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70361-white-house-and-federal-government-internships-now-available

INTERNSHIPS at different federal government departments are now open for applications through the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, the CNMI Office of Grants Management announced yesterday.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Richelle Agpoon-Cabang - richelle@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1000
Hofschneider withdraws Markoff’s appointment to licensing board http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70372-hofschneider-withdraws-markoff-s-appointment-to-licensing-board http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70372-hofschneider-withdraws-markoff-s-appointment-to-licensing-board

THE appointment of Dr. Alan Stuart Markoff to the Medical Profession Licensing Board was recalled “with deep regret” by acting Gov. Jude Hofschneider.

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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 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1000
Guam construction worker’s death ruled an accident http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70370-guam-construction-worker-s-death-ruled-an-accident http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70370-guam-construction-worker-s-death-ruled-an-accident

HAGÅTÑA — Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Aurelio Espinola said the death of a construction worker on Saturday was an accident.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Jasmine Stole - jasmine@mvguam.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1000
Bordallo: 7 to 10 years to complete military buildup http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70379-bordallo-7-to-10-years-to-complete-military-buildup http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70379-bordallo-7-to-10-years-to-complete-military-buildup

HAGÅTÑA — U.S. Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo of Guam said Tuesday that the military buildup will be complete in seven to 10 years.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Moneth G. Deposa - moneth@mvguam.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1000
Military representatives: Waste-to- energy facility not profitable for NMI http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70367-military-representatives-waste-to-energy-facility-not-profitable-for-nmi http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70367-military-representatives-waste-to-energy-facility-not-profitable-for-nmi

THE proposal to have a waste-to-energy facility in the Northern Marinas would be an expensive proposition.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Alexie Villegas Zotomayor - avz@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1000
CPA says CHC takes the lead in Ebola screening at airport http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70378-cpa-says-chc-takes-the-lead-in-ebola-screening-at-airport http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70378-cpa-says-chc-takes-the-lead-in-ebola-screening-at-airport

THE hospital is taking the lead as the CNMI responds to the Ebola scare.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Alexie Villegas Zotomayor - avz@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1000
Environmentalist: Guam and NMI need public hearings on 23 endangered species http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70365-environmentalist-guam-and-nmi-need-public-hearings-on-23-endangered-species http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/70365-environmentalist-guam-and-nmi-need-public-hearings-on-23-endangered-species

RESIDENTS of Guam and CNMI need more time to properly review the information needed to provide public comments for the proposed listing of 23 species as endangered or threatened to be endangered, longtime resident and environmentalist John Gourley said.

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ilw@mvariety.com (By Richelle Agpoon-Cabang - richelle@mvariety.com - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1000
Niue’s high commissioner calls for people to ‘return home’ http://www.mvariety.com/regional-news/70348-niue-s-high-commissioner-calls-for-people-to-return-home http://www.mvariety.com/regional-news/70348-niue-s-high-commissioner-calls-for-people-to-return-home

WELLINGTON (RNZI) — Niue’s high commissioner to New Zealand says the country’s 40th anniversary of self-governance signals it is time for more Niueans to return home.

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