Northern Mariana Islands Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Matson to raise fuel surchargeRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    ... Guam via Hawaii. Competitor Horizon left the Guam market in November 2011. The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and other islands in the Micronesia region will see increases similar to Guam's. Fuel surcharge for services to and from ...

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  2. Pros all set for Marianas CupRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    ... ted a two-hour clinic at Fiesta yesterday with over 100 joining the afternoon session, according to Northern Mariana Islands Volleyball Association's Amie McRoberts.

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  3. Four students competing for Goldwater ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | University of Kansas

    ... considered as a single entity, Guam, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Only sophomore- and junior-level students with outstanding academic records, significant research experience and high ...

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  4. Zoning: No deadline yet for adult businesses to relocateRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    ... 20 rooms, or homes in which massage is done by traditional healers recognized by the customs of the Northern Mariana Islands. In January 2014 the Zoning Office was given 120 days to come up with a recommendation on which site is best suitable for ...

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  5. Sex trafficker sentenced to over 19 years in prisonRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    On Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, in the U.S. District Court of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Chief Judge Ramona V. Manglona sentenced Chang Ru Meng Backman, 41, of the People's Republic of China, to 235 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release for sex trafficking.

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  6. Limtiaco keynotes FLAG induction ritesRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    U.S. Attorney Alicia A.G. Limtiaco, Districts of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands, was invited by the Filipino Ladies Association of Guam to be the keynote speaker at their 53rd induction of executive officers and board of directors on Jan. 12, 2014.

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  7. the View on the StreetRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    ... diverse topography of our great nation from the Appalachian Mountains to the gorgeous coral of the Northern Mariana Islands." (Pictured here in the White Sand Dunes National Park, New Mexico.) - Brett Mathius Sutton, artist "Presidents Day is the ...

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  8. What Employers Need to Know About the H-1B Visa ProgramRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... 2014, petitions filed on behalf of employees who will work only in Guam or the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands until Dec. 31, 2014. Petitions filed on behalf of current H-1B workers who were previously counted against the cap. ...

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  9. Nonvoters, quarterly voters should vote in midterm electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... from the District of Columbia, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, and a resident member for Puerto Rico. However, according to House.gov , the delegates and resident member do not vote in ...

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  10. Article 12 discussion series to re-airRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    The Northern Marianas Humanities Council will be re-airing its three-part series titled "Article 12: Landownership in the Northern Mariana Islands" this week on KSPN Channel 2. Moderated by attorney Robert T. Torres, the three-part series is intended to provide an informed and objective presentation of facts and a variety of viewpoints relating to ... (more)

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  11. Ex-firefighter pleads guilty to sex exploitation of childRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    ... guilty plea was announced by Alicia A.G. Limtiaco, U.S. Attorney for the Districts of Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands. According to the plea agreement, Benavente used his cell phone to produce a video of himself and a 15-year-old female ...

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  12. Various competitions keep athletes busyRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    ... For the Love of Volleyball Tournament, and the 2014 MDX Amateur Radio Club Basketball League. The Northern Mariana Islands Football Association held its season-opening league at the various pitches on the island with the Hopwood Junior High School ...

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  13. GFA will hold camp in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    ... which will be held in Guam, will feature women's teams from Guam, Macau, Mongolia, and the Northern Mariana Islands, all competing for a chance to advance to the next round of the tournament. The Nadeshiko of Japan, FIFA Women's World Cup champions, ...

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  14. Woman gets almost 20 years for sex traffickingRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    ... sentenced to 235 months, almost 20 years, in prison during a hearing at the District Court of the Northern Mariana Islands, according to a press release from the U.S. attorney's office. In June last year, a jury found Backman guilty of sex ...

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  15. Man admits to filming sex with girlRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    A former firefighter for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands this week admitted to filming himself having sex with a child in Saipan.

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  16. SHANGHAI: Chinese companies betting big on island casino investmentRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Asia News Network

    ... company is set to invest HK$1 billion (US$128.9 million) in a hotel and casino land lease in the Northern Mariana Islands. Another Hong Kong-listed company, Landing International Development, announced its plans last Friday to build a resort and ...

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  17. Woman gets almost 20 years for sex traffickingRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    ... sentenced to 235 months, almost 20 years, in prison during a hearing at the District Court of the Northern Mariana Islands, according to a press release from the U.S. attorney's office. When the victim arrived, "Backman used her debt, lack of legal ...

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  18. HANMI donates $1K to man'amko councilRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    The Office on Aging's congregants applauded and cheered yesterday as officials of the Hotel Association of the Northern Mariana Islands turned over a donation of $1,000 to the Saipan Seniors Advisory Council.

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  19. GOP, Dems set separate gatheringsRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    Nine months before the 2014 general elections, the Democratic Party of the Northern Marianas and the Republican Party of the Northern Mariana Islands Association will hold separate gatherings this month.

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  20. Entertainers sought for MMACRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Saipan Tribune

    The 2014 Marianas March Against Cancer committee is inviting all musicians, bands, dancers, and other entertainers to perform live at the 2014 MMAC-the largest annual cancer fundraising event in the Northern Mariana Islands.

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