Local http://pacificnewscenter.com Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:40:04 +1000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Adelup on GDOE's water woes: manage money wisely http://pacificnewscenter.com/business-pnc/utilities/12384 http://pacificnewscenter.com/business-pnc/utilities/12384 Adelup on GDOE's water woes: manage money wisely
GDOE and DOA have an agreement that gives GDOE $3.8 million a week.  
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tim@spbguam.com (Timothy Mchenry) Utilities Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:09:25 +1000
Guam EPA will begin testing for Agent Orange on Guam http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12388 http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12388 Guam EPA will begin testing for Agent Orange on Guam
The Department of Defense has denied the use of Agent Orange on Guam.
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janela@spbguam.com (Janela Carrera) Guam News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:08:59 +1000
Newest bill to rollback raises doesn't include mayoral raises http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12385 http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12385 Newest bill to rollback raises doesn't include mayoral raises
You can read the full bill below. 
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tim@spbguam.com (Timothy Mchenry) Guam News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:08:31 +1000
Former senator weighs in on allegations of autistic student tied to his chair http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12389 http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12389 Former senator weighs in on allegations of autistic student tied to his chair
Aline Yamashita, educator and mother of autistic child, offers her recommendations to GDOE moving forward. 
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rebecca@spbguam.com (Rebecca Elmore) Guam News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:07:00 +1000
Fanohge Famalao'an holds Guam's sister march to Women's March on Washington http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12390 http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12390 Fanohge Famalao'an holds Guam's sister march to Women's March on Washington
The Women's March in Washington D.C. was widely covered, along with sister marches throughout the nation and the world. On Guam, a sister march was held by local organization, Fanohge Famalao'an, and many were in attendance last Friday.
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donna@spbguam.com (Donna De Jesus) Guam News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:05:00 +1000
Speaker: Governor's minimum wage bill "fake proposal" http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12386 http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12386 Speaker: Governor's minimum wage bill
The governor introduced his own version of the minmum wage bill that would also increase the minimum wage to $9.20 an hour but with a caveat.
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janela@spbguam.com (Janela Carrera) Guam News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:03:24 +1000
Saipan company ordered to pay $52K for refusing to hire US-based workers http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12387 http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12387 Saipan company ordered to pay $52K for refusing to hire US-based workers
J.E.T. Holdings reached a settlement with the US government for abusing the CW-1 visa program.
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janela@spbguam.com (Janela Carrera) Guam News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:01:52 +1000
McDonald’s franchise owner named Executive of the Year http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12383 http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12383 McDonald’s franchise owner named Executive of the Year
Joe Ayuyu, president and owner of McDonald’s of Guam and Saipan, has been named the 2016 Guam Business Magazine Executive of the Year. 
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donna@spbguam.com (Donna De Jesus) Guam News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:52:48 +1000
Lawmakers team up to repeal pay raises http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12367 http://pacificnewscenter.com/local/12367 Lawmakers team up to repeal pay raises
You can read the bill attached below. 
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tim@spbguam.com (Timothy Mchenry) Guam News Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:09:22 +1000
GDOE faces water disconnection; unpaid FESTPAC bill partly to blame http://pacificnewscenter.com/business-pnc/utilities/12370 http://pacificnewscenter.com/business-pnc/utilities/12370 GDOE faces water disconnection; unpaid FESTPAC bill partly to blame
 Nate Denight says the committee had a close-out meeting scheduled last month but it was cancelled due to the lack of quorum.
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tim@spbguam.com (Timothy Mchenry) Utilities Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:09:12 +1000