FAS countries preparing for coronavirus

As of today, Jan. 28, there have been no confirmed reports of coronavirus in the Micronesian region, but national governments are bracing for the...

Commonwealth officials say no coronavirus in CNMI

The CNMI's Commonwealth Health Corporation and CNMI Office of the Governor have released a statement saying that no coronavirus case has been confirmed in...

Young women from Micronesia visit the Palau Aquarium

The Palau Aquarium recently hosted a group of young women from the Micronesian region who visited the facility to learn more about the Pacific nation's...

New Republic of the Marshall Islands president sworn in

David Kabua, the newly-elected president of the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and members of his new Cabinet were sworn in on Monday. Members of...

Robotics training a first for Kosrae students

High school students on the tiny Micronesian island of Kosrae are teaming up with experts to get hands-on experience with technologies of the future. Equipped...

Taal residents brave eruption to rescue pets, livestock

Despite warnings of an imminent and more dangerous eruption, concerned citizens are returning to the Taal volcano danger zone to tend to or even...

Saipan casino consultant’s bank accounts seized

The federal government has seized nearly half a million dollars from the bank accounts of a Saipan casino consultant. The Internal Revenue Service in Seattle...

Autopsies completed on CNMI double homicide victims

A medical examiner who conducted autopsies on two Korean women has confirmed what Saipan police have already concluded --- that both women were shot...

Magma moving to surface of Taal; more eruptions possible

Alert level 4 remains over Taal Volcano as of Wednesday but Philippine officials have ordered the mandatory evacuation of residents within the volcano's 14-kilometer...

Saipan police looking at another attempted kidnapping in Dandan

The CNMI police is looking for a man who attempted to kidnap a young girl from a private residence in Dandan, Saipan on Sunday,...





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