Monthly Archives: May 2017

01 Jun 2017 By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa – [email protected] – Variety News Staff THE administration said the CNMI Department of Labor has been visiting the over 20 foreign workers now temporarily housed at a Garapan apartment to check on their living conditions. These workers were earlier provided shelter at the Manamko’ Center after they […]

01 Jun 2017 By Junhan B. Todiño – [email protected] – Variety News Staff THERE should be no other business permits issued on Managaha, according to one of the proposed text amendments presented by Zoning Board member Mariano Taitano during a meeting last week. The island, he said, is a public resort. “I would hate to […]

01 Jun 2017 By Junhan B. Todiño – [email protected] – Variety News Staff THE Office on Aging has been issuing discount cards to senior citizens since 2000 in the CNMI, but not all businesses provide discounts to the manamko’, Office on Aging Director Walter Manglona said. “A majority of them feel that their prices are […]

01 Jun 2017 By Cherrie Anne E. Villahermosa – [email protected] – Variety News Staff GOVERNOR Ralph D.L.G. Torres said the safety of workers remains a priority of his administration as he also recognized the U.S. Department of Labor’s efforts to ensure occupational safety by imposing fines and corrective actions in the CNMI. The governor issued […]

01 Jun 2017 By Lori Lyn C. Lirio – [email protected] – Variety News Staff TWELVE students from Saipan, Tinian and Rota won the recently held National Prevention Week arts competition. Charnessa Lizama, 2017 NPW chairwoman, said they chose four winners each on Saipan, Tinian and Rota, and the artwork will be featured in NPW’s 2018 […]

01 Jun 2017 By Bryan Manabat – [email protected] – Variety News Staff SUPERIOR Court Presiding Judge Robert Naraja said the sentencing hearing for a man who “caused havoc” on Pagan early last year will resume on July 6, 2017, Thursday, at 1:30 p.m. Crispin Fitipol Castro pled guilty to reckless burning and criminal mischief, Having […]

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