Lawmakers spent most of the morning listening to a presentation from the Guam Power Authority management and the Consolidated Commission on Utilities. Bill 207 would approve the terms and conditions of the Guam Power Authority's revenue bonds to finance capital improvements to the island–wide power system. GPA is looking to borrow up to $95 million. The bill eventually was sent to the Third Reading File. Four other measures meanwhile were added to the session agenda including Senator Frank Aguon's Bill 311 appropriating funds available in the limited gaming fund for Fiscal Year 2013 to 2014 along with Bill 266 relative to renaming the Tiyan Parkway to the Chalan Maga’Haga. Lawmakers recessed session until Saturday morning for the state memorial service for the late former senator G. Ricardo Santos Salas at 7:20 in the morning.
Police found one suspect hiding at the top of a mango tree after officers responded to a break-in at a Merizo home early today. 27-year-old Craig Christian Nauta and Nate Lujan are charged burglary and criminal trespass.More >>
This past weekend, we got out of the office and hit the road at the IT&E Store in the Agana Shopping Center to do in-store demos of our new app for Roku. Our newest service showed anxious new users people how they can stream all of our content on-demand wherever they are, and search our massive news video archive for their favorite stories.More >>