HAGÅTÑA, Guam ----— Data from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services showed all four Medicare-certified dialysis facilities on Guam had patient death rates that were worse than expected, indicating dialysis patients on Guam did not live as long compared to dialysis patients with the same health conditions elsewhere.
HAGÅTÑA, Guam ---— Palau President Tommy Remengesau Jr. spoke with Palauans at the Asahi Abai in Dededo on Saturday and described the progress made toward rebuilding the island nation in the wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan’s destruction.
HAGATNA, Guam --- The Guam Solid Waste Authority board of directors wants the governor and lawmakers to take action against parties responsible for polluting the Lonfit River.
HAGATNA, Guam --- The vote must go on, Senator Tina Muna-Barnes said Tuesday in defense of the law that calls for a referendum on the proposed legalization of medical marijuana on Guam.
HAGATNA, Guam --- Guam spent US$128 million on education, health care and other services for people from the Pacific island nations of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands and Palau during the last fiscal year.
HAGÅTÑA, Guam --- Bill 215-32, or the Joaquin “KC” Concepcion II Compassionate Cannabis Use Act of 2013, has been placed on the January legislative session agenda for consideration by the Legislature
HAGÅTÑA, Guam ---- A Navy official has expressed confidence most of the obstacles to the planned relocation of Marines from Okinawa to Guam have been cleared.
HAGATNA,Guam ---- Guam's territorial government still owes nearly US$22 million to previous landowners nearly six years after buying land for a landfill.
HAGATNA, Guam --- Two former Guam prison guards are denying using stun guns on inmates.
HAGATNA, Guam---- Federal biologists are taking another step toward finding a way to kill invasive brown tree snakes on Guam.
HAGATNA, Guam ---- A typhoon warning is in effect for Ngulu Island in the Federated States of Micronesia with destructive winds of 120 km/h expected by this evening
HAGATNA, Guam --- A nationwide agreement that requires states to notify each other about the transfer of convicts on probation doesn't apply to Guam, allowing convicts to potentially arrive here without anyone's knowledge.
HAGATNA, Guam ----A Guam construction company says it has been awarded projects worth US$77 million for road improvements, Navy housing renovations and a dump closure.
HAGATNA, Guam --- Authorities are investigating allegations that Guam prison guards used stun guns, which they aren't allowed to carry, to abuse inmates.
HAGATNA, Guam ---The Western Pacific Fishery Management Council(WPFMC)has issued a reminder to the Department of Defense and Joint Region Marianas of the concerns that fishermen have over the expansion of the closure around Farallon de Medinilla testing range, which is a prime bottomfishing area.
HAGATNA, Guam — In the coming months, the Guam Visitors Bureau will be taking steps to improve security and enforcement of handbilling, signage and other regulations, and provide tourists a friendly source of information and assistance in the island’s tourist district.
HAGATNA, Guam --- Parts of Guam have been hit by flash flooding, with 40 centimetres of rain reported in 24 hours in some areas.
HAGATNA, Guam ---- A senator in Guam is calling for the US Pacific territory to legalise marijuana for medicinal purposes.
HAGATNA, Guam --- Guam businessmen are hoping a conference with US security experts will help define exactly what Barack Obama means by "repositioning" in the region.
HAGATNA, Guam --- Jeju Air will double the number of flights it offers between Incheon and Guam beginning Nov. 1. The low-cost Korean airline will fly its 737-800 aircraft to Guam twice daily. The plane has 189 passenger seats.
Guam, CCNMI, American Samoa & Hawaii Concerned About Proposed Listing of 66 Coral Species on Endangered List
HAGATNA, Guam --- The Pacific Islands Regional Ocean Partnership or PROP has great concerns over a proposed listing of 66 reef building corals under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
HAGATNA, Guam ---- A team from the University of California-Santa Cruz (UCSC) will spend nearly US$300,000 of U.S. taxpayer money to study a rare language spoken by just 45,000 people in the Mariana Islands, which include the North Mariana Islands in Micronesia, a United States commonwealth, and Guam, a U.S. ...
HAGATNA, Guam --- Former Guam resident Neil Weare, who is part of an effort to clarify the political status of Guam and the U.S. territories, last week said a citizenship case related to that effort was dismissed by the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C.
HAGATNA, Guam ---A regional health care insurance plan for all citizens residing in the Western Pacific may soon be realized if a resolution adopted by the Association of Pacific Island Legislatures comes to fruition. The resolution was introduced during the APIL’s recently concluded 32nd General Assembly, June 25-27, 2013, in ...
HAGATNA, Guam ---Supporters of same sex marriage in Guam are hoping a landmark US decision on the issue will boost their cause locally.
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