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Medicinal marijuana proponents question high costs

SOME prospective patients, growers and dispensary ...

All lanes restored in East Agana but more work ahead

All lanes restored in East Agana but more work ahead

THE Department of Public Works completed most of t...

‘Veterans cemetery may reach full capacity in 25 years’

‘Veterans cemetery may reach full capacity in 25 years’

RETIRED Army Command Sgt. Maj. Martin Manglona, ad...

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4.9 quake shakes Guam

THE U.S. Geological Survey reported that the earth...

Pinning ceremony held for first Chamorro Air Force general

Pinning ceremony held for first Chamorro Air Force general

DOZENS flocked to the Guam National Guard Readines...

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    Keep medical marijuana regulations workable

    In keeping with the mandate of the Joaquin "KC" Concepcion II Compassionate Cannabis Use Act of 2013, the Department of Public Health and Social Services is in the process of formulating the rules and regulations that Read more...

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    In support of Chief Cruz

    We hope that is the case and we wish him all the best in his new position. And, of course, in wishing him well, we are wishing the community well.We have been concerned about the reports of infighting and factionalism Read more...

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    In support of overweight vehicle legislation

    The text of the bill begins by stating that the Guam Legislature “finds that Guam’s public highways, roads and streets must be protected from undue wear and tear caused by commercial vehicles that exceed weight lim Read more...

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    Time to get the attention of the American people

    But they may have erred. The first possible error is in thinking that the United States government in the body of its congressional House and Senate – not the American people, mind you – will honor the Chamorro peo Read more...

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    Would Jesus hire a lawyer?

    The case of Archbishop Anthony Apuron's California lawyer's letter to Mr. Toves threatening him with legal action for Mr. Toves' charges of sexual abuse of his nephew against the archbishop of the Archdiocese of Agana Read more...

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    A new international agreement

    Iran gives up any aspiration for building a bomb and gets its economy moving forward.The focus of the proposed new treaty is on the prevention of the spread of nuclear bombs, and Iran agrees to not making any. Iran’s Read more...

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    Keep medical marijuana regulations workable

    In keeping with the mandate of the Joaquin "KC" Concepcion II Compassionate Cannabis Use Act of 2013, the Department of Public Health and Social Services is in the process of formulating the rules and regulations that Read more...

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    In support of Chief Cruz

    We hope that is the case and we wish him all the best in his new position. And, of course, in wishing him well, we are wishing the community well.We have been concerned about the reports of infighting and factionalism Read more...

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    In support of overweight vehicle legislation

    The text of the bill begins by stating that the Guam Legislature “finds that Guam’s public highways, roads and streets must be protected from undue wear and tear caused by commercial vehicles that exceed weight lim Read more...

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    Time to get the attention of the American people

    But they may have erred. The first possible error is in thinking that the United States government in the body of its congressional House and Senate – not the American people, mind you – will honor the Chamorro peo Read more...

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    Would Jesus hire a lawyer?

    The case of Archbishop Anthony Apuron's California lawyer's letter to Mr. Toves threatening him with legal action for Mr. Toves' charges of sexual abuse of his nephew against the archbishop of the Archdiocese of Agana Read more...

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    A new international agreement

    Iran gives up any aspiration for building a bomb and gets its economy moving forward.The focus of the proposed new treaty is on the prevention of the spread of nuclear bombs, and Iran agrees to not making any. Iran’s Read more...

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RP grandmasters reign at Guam international chess tournament

(GCF) – As expected, Grandmasters Eugene Torre and...

9 fights will fill out card at PXC 49

9 fights will fill out card at PXC 49

(GSPN) – PXC 49 will feature nine fights at the UO...

Guam ready for Little League World Series

Guam ready for Little League World Series

High-school softball team leaves this Friday

GUAM’S...

PBA legends fall in OT

PBA legends fall in OT

THEY may be past their prime, but they’ve still go...

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Judiciary of Guam to participate in 94 Feet of Game event

(JOG) – The Guam Women’s Masters Basketball Associ...

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Promotion
Guam National Guard Brig. Gen. Roderick Leon Guerrero, adjutant general, pins Col. Johnny Lizama during a ceremony to mark Lizama’s promotion to brigadier general at the Guam National Guard Readiness Center in Barrigada. Looking on is Lizama’s wife Doris. Photo by Matt Weiss / Variety

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BY SEN. MARY CAMACHO TORRES

Fitness and performance of duty

Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 03:00am

Similarly, at his State of the Judiciary Address before the legislature a few months ago, Chief Justice Torres reported that the judiciary has implemented an action plan to enable the marshals and probation officers to be better trained, more physically fit and better able to serve the people of Guam. Both Cruz and Torres were...

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BY PAM EASTLICK

Triggers

Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 03:00am

Earth's 4.5-billion-year history is filled with several turning points when temperatures changed dramatically, big rocks bombarded the planet (more about this later) and life forms appeared and disappeared. But one of the biggest moments in Earth's history happened about 550 million years ago. It’s called the Cambrian explos...

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BY MICHAEL BEVACQUA

Hami, i taotao Guahan

Most prominent on their minds was the political status of their island Guam, w...


BY EILEEN BENAVENTE-BLAS

Keeping stress under control

He put a water filter on the ice maker and now our ice is as clear as diamonds...


BY KYLE MANDAPAT

What I would do with 10 grand

Shoutout to everyone who came out and hung out with me at the TGI Friday's bar...


BY ELIZABETH HAMILTON

Getting enough sleep is key to children’s academic success

Getting an adequate amount of nighttime sleep is just as important as healthy ...


BY SEN. MICHAEL F.Q. SAN NICOLAS

Strength in modern electronic payments

We have the latest smartphones and now we also have fiber Internet coming to o...