COVID-19 Public Guidance: New Arrival Procedure for All Individuals Entering the CNMI
(effective July 9, 2020)
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COVID-19 Public Guidance: CNMI now on Community Vulnerability Level BLUE
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The Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands 2020 Fair Housing Survey
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Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Federal Assistance
Economic Impact Payments or “Stimulus Checks”

Pandemic Unemployment Assistance

SBA Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loans for Businesses
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Change in Quarantine Protocols ... See MoreSee Less
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NO TSUNAMI THREAT to the CNMI. But residents are advised of minor sea level fluctuations in our area. Please be cautious in our waters through this afternoon.***Pohnpei & Kosrae: Possible 1-3 ft Tsunami this Afternoon******Marine Weather Statement for Marianas: Strong afternoon Currents Possible***The PTWC has determined there is no significant tsunami threat for most of the region, however, Kosrae & Pohnpei could see tsunami waves of 1-3 ft this afternoon. Elsewhere, minor sea level fluctuations are possible along with strong currents. Exercise caution if on the water especially in the openings of harbors & bays. For more, & ... See MoreSee Less
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Yesterday, Governor Ralph DLG. Torres and Lt. Governor Arnold I. Palacios, in the presence of First Lady Diann Tudela Torres, Second Lady Wella S. Palacios, and CNMI woman leaders, proclaimed the month of March as CNMI Women’s Month in the Marianas. Special recognition to the CNMI Women's Association, the CNMI Women's Affairs Office, and all community partners involved for Mes Famalao’an. This year’s theme is “Gender Equality: Key to Sustainable Development.” Biba Famalao’an! Biba Marianas! ... See MoreSee Less
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JUST RELEASED: Climate Change in CNMI—a new report for the Pacific Islands Regional Climate Assessment (PIRCA). CNMI faces challenges from climate change, including hotter weather, stronger typhoons, coral reef death, and human health risks.

CNMI Fact Sheet - Second Economic Impact Payments "Stimulus Checks"

Courtesy of the Department of Finance, Division of Revenue and Taxation and the CNMI Office of the Governor


The US Treasury has approved $41.3 million for second stimulus checks to the CNMI as a result of the recently enacted COVID-related Tax Relief Act of 2020 (CRTRA).

Just received my second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine yesterday at CHCC. We continue to encourage everyone in our community to get vaccinated through the phase-based vaccination rollout. #MarianasStrong #VaccinateCNMI

Whatever our political, religious, or other philosophical beliefs may be, whatever our race, creed, or background may be, we are all Americans.

God bless and protect the Marianas, and God bless and protect the United States of America.🇺🇸🇲🇵

Governor Ralph DLG. Torres

The Honorable Ralph DLG. Torres is the 9th Governor of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, serving alongside Lieutenant Governor Arnold I. Palacios, and the youngest Governor in the United States of America at 40 years old.

Lt. Governor Arnold I. Palacios

The Honorable Arnold I. Palacios is the 12th Lt. Governor of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, serving alongside Governor Ralph DLG. Torres since January 2019.

Third Coconut Rhinoceros Beetle Site Discovered on Rota

On Saturday, September 12, 2020 the Department of Lands and Natural Resources (DLNR) received a critical tip regarding possible infestation of the coconut rhinoceros beetles (CRB) in the Gagani and Talakhaya areas of Rota.

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