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BONIFACIO Sagana, represented by the law office of Banes Horey Berman & Miller, has requested the court for an evidentiary hearing, and filed a motion to suppress statements he made under custodial interrogation.

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THE reported rift between Lt. Gov. David M. Apatang and Saipan Mayor Ramon “RB” Camacho was evident during the United Filipino Organization’s induction ceremony on Saturday at Chowtime Restaurant in Garapan.

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THE new officers of the United Filipino Organization led by their president, Birhen Martinez, were sworn in Saturday at Chowtime Restaurant in Garapan.

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U.S. Congressman Gregorio Kilili Camacho Sablan on Thursday introduced H.R. 560 or the Northern Mariana Islands Population Stabilization Act which proposes to grant CNMI-only permanent status to qualified long-term foreign workers in the Commonwealth.

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OVER 20 police officers of the Department of Public Safety-Direct Action Response Team responded to a reported theft incident at Imperial Pacific International’s unfinished hotel-casino building on Friday morning.

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JIAN Feng Li, who is also accused of illegally piloting a boat to Guam, appeared on Friday before Magistrate Judge Heather Kennedy in the District Court for the NMI on the charge of conspiracy to unlawfully produce an identification document.

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FIVE employers in the government and private sector on Thursday received the Patriotic Employer Award from the Guam-CNMI Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve state committee during a “Lunch with the Boss” event at the Crowne Plaza Resort Saipan on Thursday.

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The members of the 17th Saipan and Northern  Islands Municipal Council and Saipan Mayor RB Camacho pose with the chair, vice chair and floor leader of the 23rd Saipan and Northern  Islands Legislative Delegation following its organizational session in the House chamber on Jan. 20, 2023. From…

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KEEP the Hinemlu Ohala Para Enteramenti or HOPE Recovery Center open, Chief Prosecutor Chester Hinds said.

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THE Commonwealth Casino Commission office has shut down due to lack of funds, but the commissioners on Thursday held their monthly meeting even without staff because “this is required by our regulations,” the acting commission chair, Ralph S. Demapan, said.

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(Office of the Governor) — Senior military officials, including Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy, Installations and Environment/Chief Sustainability Officer) Meredith Berger, and Commandant of the U.S. Marine Corps Gen. David H. Berger, traveled to Saipan on Wednesday to meet with Gov…

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THE CNMI has been awarded federal funds made available through the Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.

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AFTER a year of communicating virtually, Willie Peterson III of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will visit Rota today, Thursday, to meet with the veterans there.

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ON Jan. 24, 2023, Rep. Marissa Flores, the newly appointed chairwoman of the House Committee on Judiciary and Governmental Operations for the 23rd CNMI Legislature, called for an organizational meeting. At this meeting, the incoming JGO members discussed the upcoming mission and focus of the JGO.

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THE CNMI government must meet with the Chinese Consulate General in Los Angeles, California as well as with federal officials in Washington, D.C. to discuss the reopening of the Chinese tourist market, which shut down due to the Covid-19 pandemic in March 2020, Marianas Visitors Authority of…

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SUPER Tech Inc., a local company that provides computer and networking solutions, has sued California-based My Choice Software LLC. for providing a product that did not conform to the CNMI government’s specifications.

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SMOKING cigarettes and vaping are both bad for the lungs, according to Kurt Songsong, health educator of the nicotine cessation classes under the non-communicable disease programs of the Commonwealth Healthcare Corp.

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GOVERNOR Arnold I. Palacios and Lt. Gov. David M. Apatang issued a joint memorandum on Monday informing department and agency heads that before Jan. 27, Friday, government employees under excepted service employment contract and funded by the American Rescue Plan Act must receive a 60-day te…

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With the Honorable Carmen G. Cantor, assistant secretary for insular and international affairs, U.S. Department of the Interior, Gov. Arnold I. Palacios and Lt. Gov. David M. Apatang toured the progress that was being made with the federally funded Route 36 road construction project. Details…

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WHEN Carter Widmor found out that he had brain cancer five years ago, he decided to leave a legacy by teaching guitar lessons.

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A BUS shelter on lower Navy hill near Twins Market II was vandalized and littered with trash two weeks after it was renovated and repainted by the Saipan Marianas Lions Club.