Community Briefs – April 13, 2018


Voter registration in Kagman

The Commonwealth Election Commission will be at Kagman High School today, April 13, 2018, from 1pm until 3pm to register members of the community to be eligible to vote in 2018 election. All people must be 18 years or older by Nov. 6, 2018, in order to be eligible. People need to bring a copy of their birth certificate or U.S. passport to register. (PR)

Bangladesh community to mark New Year

The Bangladeshi community in the CNMI will be celebrating their New Year on April 14, 2018, at the Minachom Atdao Pavilion (Kilili Beach), from 6pm to 10pm, with family and friends. The public is invited to this event. (PR)

Avifauna presentation at the AMP

The Asia Pacific Academy of Science, Education and Environmental Management, or APASEEM, is hosting a “Mariana Avifauna Conservation Program” presentation at the American Memorial Park on April 25, from 5:30pm until 6:30pm. They will review efforts to insure bird diversity against the brown tree snake and other threats. The conference is free and open to the public. Time is reserved at the end of the talk to answer questions from the audience. (PR)

Registration at KES

Koblerville Elementary School will open registration of Kindergarten students on April 16, 2018 and close at 3pm on May 25, 2018. There are limited slots available. Note that to register your child must be 5 years of age on or before Sept. 30, 2018. Registration for new students (1st to 5th grades) is scheduled to begin on June 11, 2018, Monday, to July 13, 2018, Friday, from 9am to 3pm at the school’s main office. Registration forms are available at the school’s main office. For more information, call 664-3961 or 664-3962. (PR)

Demolition training in Guam

ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam—The 554th Red Horse Squadron Demolition Team will be conducting explosive training from approximately 7:30am to 5pm on April 13, 2018, at the munitions range here. The training may produce loud noises, but will be localized to the munition’s range on base with no anticipated affect outside of the training area. (PR)

Candidates invited to appear on radio show

All candidates running for public office will be given equal air time regardless of party affiliation on the Marianas Agupa radio talk show from May 2018 to Sept. 30, 2018.

To schedule your radio appearance on the talk show, contact show host Glenn H. Manglona as soon as possible at 287-4536 or via email at The deadline to secure your air time on the show is April 30, 2018. Do not wait, contact now and make arrangement.

Candidates on Rota and Tinain, your radio appearance will be through phone patch by Thomas D. Mendiola and David M. Cing, respectively.

The show is from 9am to 11am on Magic 100.3 FM. Listeners on Saipan, Tinian and Rota and those listening via streaming are encouraged to call in and ask questions during the show (direct to studio at 234-5929 or use Marianas Agupa Facebook account via instant messaging.) (PR)

Islandwide cleanup on April 20

The Bureau of Environmental and Coastal Quality’s Cleanup Brigade will be joining the 2018 Environmental Awareness Month Islandwide Cleanup on April 20, from 3pm to 4:30pm and Saturday, April 21, from 8am to 10am. If you would like to volunteer, contact the BECQ no later than April 18, 2018, at 4pm. For more information about volunteering, contact Jose Kaipat at 664-8500/1. (PR)

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