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  • AG Camacho leveraging social media to connect, communicate, conduct operations

    Social media is changing how world leaders communicate. President Donald Trump, with over 57.4 million followers, turns to Twitter daily to voice his opinions on controversial issues in 280 characters or less. Even Guam's superintendent of education, Jon
  • Mother arrested for child found at school

    A mom is in jail while her 4-year-old is in the custody of Child Protective Services. It apparently took Donicia Topasna Taitague almost five hours to report her child missing.  She was arrested for child abuse and neglect.
  • CLTC now separate from Land Management

    The Chamorro Land Trust Commission will no longer be a part of the Department Land Management. Governor Lou Leon Guerrero has issued an executive order making the CLTC, which had come under fire in recent months, a completely separate entity. It's the mis
  • Military responds to senators on Surface Danger Zone

    You may not be able to post more public comments, but opposition to the Navy's proposal continues to grow offline. A handful of senators have sent formal requests urging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer's not move forward with establishing a danger zone in
  • Administration promises funding for law enforcement

    Public safety is a top priority for the new administration. Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero and Lt. Gov. Josh Tenorio paid a visit to two of the law enforcement agencies during day eight on the job. Leaders at both the Guam Police Department and the Department of
  • Federal shutdown could stall progress for bankrupt Archdiocese

    It appears the federal shutdown could impact more than just federal jobs. The Archdiocese of Agana's recent filing for bankruptcy could also be hit by major delays. Despite the filing, the Church expects to resume operations as usual. "It looks like we'll
  • Guam federal employees feel first missed paycheck

    The longest-ever US Government shutdown continues, and federal workers here are among the estimated 800,000 that are impacted. The employees are also feeling the effects of their first missed paycheck. We spoke with a local union representative who says i
  • 'We take responsibility as a church for the sins of the past'

    Today marks a major milestone for the Archdiocese of Agana. Early this morning, the Church filed for Chapter 11 reorganization, better known as bankruptcy - in the District Court of Guam. The hope is to finally get justice and some form of compensation fo
  • Administration announces more cabinet appointments

    The Leon Guerrero/Tenorio administration announced additional cabinet appointments today: Carlotta Leon Guerrero - chief advisor, Military and Regional Affairs Jesse Garcia - deputy director, Department of Public Works Arlene Santos - executive director,
  • Church music inspires Lawrence Borja's CHamoru perpetuation

    Lawrence Borja has a unique hobby that ties him the CHamoru culture. He researches, edits, and transcribes sacred CHamoru hymns that were taught by the Franciscan Capuchin Missionaries in the early 1900's. It's something the 36-year-old has been doing sin
  • Bankrupt Archdiocese announces reorganization plan

    The Archdiocese of Agana held a press conference this morning at the Chancery to announce it officially filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in the District Court of Guam. Ford Elsaesser, a member of the Archdiocese of Agana’s legal team, said there were
  • Freshman senators urge military to not expand firing range danger zone

    Time might be up, but one senator is asking for an extension to the public comment period on the Navy's plan to expand a danger zone. Senator Sabina Perez, chairperson of the Legislative Committee on the Environment, wrote a formal letter to the US Army C
  • Simon Sanchez students and staff screened for TB

    Tuberculosis screening was in full-force at Simon Sanchez High School on Tuesday, after an individual on campus tested positive for pulmonary TB. It only takes one positive test to put health officials on alert. The n individual testing positive has stude
  • Back-to-back break-ins at Yigo schools

    Break-ins are becoming a trend for at least two GDOE schools. Early Monday Morning officials discovered four more classrooms were broken into at Simon Sanchez High School. This time, they suspect the group, supposedly made up of students, to be responsibl
  • Guam parks stay open despite partial government shutdown

    Reality hits hard for hundreds of thousands of federal employees. This week marks the first that furloughed workers will not get a paycheck. The nationwide partial government shutdown is now the longest in history, also affecting many workers here. But on
  • Guam honors memory, career of former Piti mayor

    The life of Ben Gumataotao is honored and remembered during a state funeral held over the weekend. The former Piti mayor and Navy veteran passed away last month, while in the Philippines. Dozens filled the session hall of the Guam Congress Building on Sat
  • Agat mayor wants to change southern village's reputation

    A local and federal investigation into illegal fireworks captured lighting up the sky in Agat last Christmas Eve is going to take more time to complete. Investigators aren't yet saying if they are any closer to finding those responsible. Ringing in Christ
  • Mobile app helps monitor TB patients remotely

    Technology makes treating tuberculosis possible at your fingertips. Public health officials report success, after the launch of a mobile app to monitor a patient's progress and virtually help treat TB. "It's very easy for patients of any age," Chima Mbakw
  • Public Health director feels pinch from federal shutdown

    A veteran of the Department of Public Health and Social Services has been tapped to lead the agency, and with many federal programs falling under her scope, Linda Unpingco-Denorcey admits the partial federal shutdown posed a challenge the first week on th
  • Get all your election news online & interactively from KUAM

    The big news heading into this fall is the election, and so our digital team has put together a series of helpful and fun products to help you make an informed decision when you head to the polls. We're all over the map with our coverage of the Decision 2
  • Coldstone Creamery Birthday Club

    Watch KUAM News or listen to I94FM or Isla 63 AM where we'll announce the special celebrants of the day every weekday. And Every Friday, one lucky person will win a birthday cake compliments of Coldstone Creamery! 

  • DOE HQ left in the dark due to unpaid power bill

    The hum of a generator could be heard outside DOE's headquarters - the consequence of a delinquent bill that left employees in the dark.
  • Community outraged at savage beating of dogs

    Broken legs, a fractured skull, and damaged kidneys - just some of the injuries dogs Rex and Lucky sustained as a result of a brutal beating.
  • Short-term pain, long-term gain for CNMI consumers & businesses?

    DOCOMO Pacific announced plans for a new fiber optic cable between Guam and Saipan, citing increased connectivity and lower cost bandwidth.
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    Watch "Healthy Living with Dr. Jitka Lom" every Tuesday on KUAM News Extra and signup for the ExpressCare weekly newsletter on Facebook for extended tips about living a healthy island lifestyle!
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  • NWS Advisories in Effect for the Marianas

    NWS Advisories in Effect for the Marianas

    The National Weather Service (NWS), Guam Weather Forecast Office has the following advisories in effect: A high surf advisory is in effect for Guam, Rota, Tinian, and Saipan until 6 p.m. this evening, meaning high surf will affect beaches in the advisory More >>
    The National Weather Service (NWS), Guam Weather Forecast Office has the following advisories in effect: A high surf advisory is in effect for Guam, Rota, Tinian, and Saipan until 6 p.m. this evening, meaning high surf will affect beaches in the advisory More >>
  • Island roadwork schedule: January 14-18

    Island roadwork schedule: January 14-18

    Route 3 Widening Construction activities are ongoing along Route 3 from just north of Route 28 to just south of Potts Junction. Motorists can expect lane closures and flagger-controlled traffic. Route 1/3 Intersection Improvements Construction activities More >>
    Route 3 Widening Construction activities are ongoing along Route 3 from just north of Route 28 to just south of Potts Junction. Motorists can expect lane closures and flagger-controlled traffic. Route 1/3 Intersection Improvements Construction activities More >>
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  • Coldstone Creamery Birthday Club

    Coldstone Creamery Birthday Club

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    Your loved ones' birthday is cause for celebration and the stations of KUAM and Coldstone Creamery want to make it extra special for them! Beginning April 1, KUAM News and Radio are launching the Birthday

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    Watch KUAM News or listen to I94FM or Isla 63 AM where we'll announce the special celebrants of the day every weekday. And Every Friday, one lucky person will win a birthday cake compliments of Coldstone Creamery! 

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  • Nominate someone for the Good Neighbor Award

    Nominate someone for the Good Neighbor Award

    Tuesday, June 21 2016 2:19 AM EDT2016-06-21 06:19:37 GMT

    The acts of good neighbors in our community often go unnoticed. The Good Neighbor Award is a monthly feature highlighting the everyday acts of selflessness among everyday people!  

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    The acts of good neighbors in our community often go unnoticed. The Good Neighbor Award is a monthly feature highlighting the everyday acts of selflessness among everyday people!  

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  • Mother arrested for child found at school

    Mother arrested for child found at school

    A mom is in jail while her 4-year-old is in the custody of Child Protective Services. It apparently took Donicia Topasna Taitague almost five hours to report her child missing.  She was arrested for child abuse and neglect.More >>
    A mom is in jail while her 4-year-old is in the custody of Child Protective Services. It apparently took Donicia Topasna Taitague almost five hours to report her child missing.  She was arrested for child abuse and neglect.More >>
  • Military responds to senators on Surface Danger Zone

    Military responds to senators on Surface Danger Zone

    You may not be able to post more public comments, but opposition to the Navy's proposal continues to grow offline. A handful of senators have sent formal requests urging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer's not move forward with establishing a danger zone inMore >>
    You may not be able to post more public comments, but opposition to the Navy's proposal continues to grow offline. A handful of senators have sent formal requests urging the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer's not move forward with establishing a danger zone inMore >>
  • GEC counting 2018 write-in ballots

    GEC counting 2018 write-in ballots

    The Guam Election Commission is busy recounting write-in ballots. At a meeting held Thursday morning, GEC Director Maria Pangelinan says their office is tabulating and recording all write-ins for the General Election. Though she notes they've done it befoMore >>
    The Guam Election Commission is busy recounting write-in ballots. At a meeting held Thursday morning, GEC Director Maria Pangelinan says their office is tabulating and recording all write-ins for the General Election. Though she notes they've done it befoMore >>
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