Marianas Variety - Marianas Variety - Today's Headlines http://www.mvariety.com/component/content/?view=featured Thu, 05 Mar 2015 08:26:03 +1000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Sabalu, DLNR discuss reopening of Tuesday market http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74428-sabalu-dlnr-discuss-reopening-of-tuesday-market http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74428-sabalu-dlnr-discuss-reopening-of-tuesday-market

THE Saipan Sabalu Farmers Market Inc. says it is seriously considering reviving the Tuesday market at the Garapan Fishing Base.

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[email protected] (By Junhan B. Todiño - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +1000
NMC: It is not too late to get a degree http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74433-nmc-it-is-not-too-late-to-get-a-degree http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74433-nmc-it-is-not-too-late-to-get-a-degree

NORTHERN Marianas College is inviting government employees and residents who do not have a college degree to take advantage of the Credits for Prior Learning Program.

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[email protected] (By Richelle Agpoon-Cabang - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Judge Kim-Tenorio dismisses 2 cases http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74439-judge-kim-tenorio-dismisses-2-cases http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74439-judge-kim-tenorio-dismisses-2-cases

SUPERIOR Court Judge Teresa Kim-Tenorio yesterday dismissed two cases for Assistant Attorney General Clayton Graef’s failure to separately identify the defendants during preliminary hearings yesterday morning.

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[email protected] (By Andrew O. De Guzman - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Judge orders arrest of Laraad M. Ramangmou for failure to appear in court http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74443-judge-orders-arrest-of-laraad-m-ramangmou-for-failure-to-appear-in-court http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74443-judge-orders-arrest-of-laraad-m-ramangmou-for-failure-to-appear-in-court

SUPERIOR Court Judge Teresa Kim-Tenorio ordered the arrest of Laraad Laraad Mekalya Ramangmou, 20, for her failure to appear at two consecutive status conferences.

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[email protected] (By Andrew O. De Guzman - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Administration prepares for end of CW program http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74449-administration-prepares-for-end-of-cw-program http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74449-administration-prepares-for-end-of-cw-program

ACKNOWLEDGING the significant role of foreign workers in the local economy, the Inos administration continues to have discussions with the federal government about the CW program while preparing for its end in 2019.

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[email protected] (By Alexie Villegas Zotomayor - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +1000
California apartments raided in federal investigation of Chinese ‘birth tourism’ http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74446-california-apartments-raided-in-federal-investigation-of-chinese-birth-tourism http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74446-california-apartments-raided-in-federal-investigation-of-chinese-birth-tourism

(The New York Times) — Federal agents stormed 37 locations in Southern California early Tuesday morning, gathering evidence about what they say are three illegal “birth tourism” businesses for wealthy Chinese women.

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No secrets, no favoritism at Corrections, says official http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74450-no-secrets-no-favoritism-at-corrections-says-official http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/local/74450-no-secrets-no-favoritism-at-corrections-says-official

THE Department of Corrections was not operating in secrecy nor playing favorites when it granted furlough to former Department of Public Safety Police Officer Victor Val B. Hocog, 40, according to Director Gregory Castro.

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[email protected] (By Andrew O. De Guzman - [email protected] - Variety News Staff) Featured CNMI Local News CNMI Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:00:00 +1000
Sportsfest bringing in athletes from 10 countries and counting http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/sports/74413-sportsfest-bringing-in-athletes-from-10-countries-and-counting http://www.mvariety.com/cnmi/cnmi-news/sports/74413-sportsfest-bringing-in-athletes-from-10-countries-and-counting

(Press Release) — As of March 4, Saipan Sportsfest will have athletes coming to the island from 10 countries.

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Yap to sponsor WWII tour training http://www.mvariety.com/regional-news/74444-yap-to-sponsor-wwii-tour-training http://www.mvariety.com/regional-news/74444-yap-to-sponsor-wwii-tour-training

COLONIA, Yap (Yap State Government) — The Yap Visitors Bureau is sponsoring a World War II Tour Guide Training Program on Friday, March 6, 2015 in the YVB conference room.

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