Guam - Good news for island veterans as the Guam Department of Public Health and the Department of Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System will sign a Memorandum of Understanding today at Adelup. Under the MOU PIHCS will use two public health examining rooms and a bathroom at the northern health community center and the southern health community center for four days each week (2 days at each community center) to provide medical care to veterans. PIHCS is providing Guam with a Rural Health Extension Care Team consisting of a Medical Doctor, a registered nurse, a Psychiatrist, a Medical Support Assistant and a Security person to provide primary and mental health care services to veterans.
The Legislative Ethics Committee has dismissed the complaint against Senator Fernando Esteves, and says it considers the matter closed. Resident Barry Mead filed the complaint against Esteves for his role in a protest earlier this year against the live fire training range at Andersen Air Force Base's Northwest Field.More >>
Guam's jungles are often said to be silent, as brown tree snakes kill off our native birds. Visiting and local students attended GCC's first annual Marianas Terrestrial Conservation Conference to speak up about their eco-preservation projects.More >>