Other news in the Pacific

Radio New Zealand (June 26, 2020) – CNMI takes chance to tidy tourist attractions.

Radio New Zealand (June 26, 2020) – Pacific Covid-19 cases rise: WHO.

Guam Daily Post (June 26, 2020) – Latest COVID cases could postpone reopening to tourists; islandwide cleanup on hold.

Pacific Daily News (June 26, 2020) – Public Health adds one positive to earlier two from DLS; total now at 248.

Pacific Daily News (June 26, 2020) – Guam receives $3M to modernize public services, digitize records.

Hawaii Public Radio (June 26, 2020) – Big Island Marshallese rally to prevent COVID-19.

Pacific Daily News (June 25, 2020) – 14 test positive after 309 samples tested Thursday.

KUAM News (June 25, 2020) – Today’s situation report: all new COVID cases are female.

Legal Planet (June 24, 2020) – The “American family” in crisis: Colonialism, COVID-19 risk, and climate vulnerability.

KUAF Radio (June 24, 2020) – Community leaders, advocates alarmed by Marshallese COVID-19 hospitalizations, deaths.

Pacific Daily News (June 24, 2020) – Six test positive for COVID-19, Guam total at 231.

Pacific Daily News (June 24, 2020) – Guam could see new Public Health lab.

Business Insider (June 24, 2020) – The federal government is ending funding for coronavirus test sites in 5 states as Trump claims the US is testing too much.

Pacific Daily News (June 24, 2020) – Public Health: 30 businesses on list of COVID-19 exposure, residents should get tested.

Pacific Island Times (June 24, 2020) FSM preparing for reopening of borders, repatriation of stranded citizens.

Pacific Island Times (June 24, 2020) DPHSS lists establishments visited by Covid -stricken service members.

Pacific Daily News (June 23, 2020) – Public Health: Wear a mask, maintain social distance or risk committing a misdemeanor.

Pacific Daily News (June 23, 2020) – 198 tests, zero positive, Guam COVID-19 total at 225.

USA Today (June 23, 2020) – Fraser and Smith: Public health professionals fight for everyone’s life – they deserve a break, too.

ASTHO (June 23, 2020) – State and Territorial Health Officials to the American Public: COVID-19 is Not Over.

USA Today (June 23, 2020) – Another coronavirus danger: Harassment of public health leaders poses new threat.

Pacific Daily News (June 23, 2020) – US report outlines serious economic repercussions for FSM, Palau and Marshall Islands.

Pacific Daily News (June 23, 2020) – Another COVID-19 case reported, Guam total now 225.

Saipan Tribune (June 23, 2020) – CNMI opening to tourists amid pandemic is no cakewalk.

Policy Forum (June 23, 2020) – Voices of Pacific leaders: COVID-19 and the path to recovery.

Pacific Daily News (June 22, 2020) – More COVID-19 drive-through testing this week.

Pacific Daily News (June 22, 2020) – Two test positive for COVID-19, Guam total at 224.

Guam Daily Post (June 22, 2020) – 37 airmen test positive for COVID-19.

Samoa News (June 22, 2020) – After the fact, DoH releases requirements for repatriated residents.

Radio New Zealand (June 22, 2020) – CNMI eases quarantine restrictions.

Saipan Tribune (June 22, 2020) – Just 1 active case at Kanoa.

ABC News (June 21, 2020) – Pacific leaders fear climate change campaign will “lose momentum” amid COVID-19 pandemic.

KUAM News (June 20, 2020) – Order violations prompt DPHSS investigation.

Pacific News Center (June 20, 2020) – Repatriated Palau residents from Guam and Taiwan all tested negative for COVID-19.

Pacific Daily News (June 20, 2020) – DOD: 22 more military members test positive for COVID-19, Guam total at 222.

FDA (June 19, 2020) – FDA advises consumers not to use hand sanitizer products manufactured by Eskbiochem. 

Pacific Daily News (June 19, 2020) – No new COVID-19 cases in Public Health testing; Guam total at 200.

Pacific Daily News (June 19, 2020) – Coronavirus on Guam: Seven new confirmed COVID-19 cases among Andersen Air Force Base Unit.

Pacific Community-SPC (June 19, 2020) – Now available: handbook on Pacific healthy dietary guidelines for people with  diabetes.

Talanei News (June 19, 2020) – Churches enforce COVID-19 rules at services.

Talanei News (June 19, 2020) – Now available: handbook on Pacific healthy dietary guidelines for people with  diabetes.

Talanei News (June 18, 2020) – Lolo: “We have no recourse but to extend border closure.”

Talanei News (June 18, 2020) – 17 in quarantine on 1st day of Samoa flights.

Pacific Daily News (June 18, 2020) – 5 new cases Thursday, Guam’s COVID-19 count up to 193.

Talanei News (June 18, 2020) – 17 in quarantine on 1st day of Samoa flights.

Talanei News (June 18, 2020) – Passengers notified of July cancellations.

Pacific News Center (June 17, 2020) – Public Health reports 8 cases of shigellosis.

Pacific Island Times (June 17, 2020) – Mental health satellite center to be set up at Guam DOC.

Pacific Island Times (June 17, 2020) – CNMI receives additional FEMA grant for sports facility repair.

Saipan Tribune (June 17, 2020) – CHCC removes ‘recoveries’ from dashboard.

Radio New Zealand (June 17, 2020) – Marshalls may shut down outbound flights.

Pacific Daily News (June 17, 2020) – Handwashing is key to preventing the spread of shigellosis.

Pacific Daily News (June 17, 2020) – Seven service members deployed to Andersen Air Force Base confirmed with COVID-1

Pacific Daily News (June 17, 2020) – Two new cases of COVID-19, total now 188.

Saipan Tribune (June 17, 2020) – 6th month under state of emergency.

Samoa News (June 16, 2020) – Wednesday’s repatriation flight first in series to bring residents home.

Radio New Zealand (June 16, 2020) – Covid-19 devastating Marshallese community in Arkansas.

Talanei News (June 15, 2020) – New COVID-19 nutrition assistance program.

Pacific Island Times (June 15, 2020) – FSM, RMI’s trust funds suffer losses due to pandemic crisis.

Hawaii Public Radio (June 15, 2020) – Over 200 Marshallese stranded in Hawai’i since March.

University of Hawaii News (June 12, 2020) – First COVID-19 clinical trial in Hawai’i opens, seeks participants.

Pacific Island Times (June 15, 2020) – CNMI moves to next level of recovery plan.

Pacific Daily News (June 15, 2020) – No new cases of COVID-19, Guam total remains at 185.

Saipan Tribune (June 15, 2020) – Testing moves to the villages.

Radio New Zealand (June 14, 2020) – Marshall Islands extends travel ban while making exceptions.

Radio New Zealand (June 13, 2020) – Opinion: a healthy, safe and liveable Pacific.

Northwest Arkansas Democrat Gazette (June 14, 2020) – Marshallese hit hard by Covid-19.

Talanei News (June 13, 2020) – Keeping borders closed best prevention for COVID-19.

University of Hawaii News (June 12, 2020) – First COVID-19 clinical trial in Hawai’i opens, seeks participants.

Radio New Zealand (June 12, 2020) – Assisting Yap State manage water supply through the current drought.

Radio New Zealand (June 12, 2020) – Promotion of breast-milk substitutes harming Pacific families.

Pacific Daily News (June 12, 2020) – COVID-19 testing round of 93 samples yields two positives.

Radio New Zealand (June 12, 2020) – Repatriated Palauans arrive today from Guam.

Pacific Island Times (June 12, 2020) – Navy hospital reports one new Covid case.

Pacific Daily News (June 11, 2020) – 47 Palau residents on return from Guam, now in quarantine.

Talanei News (June 11, 2020) – LBJ Hospital will screen patients, visitors and staff.

Marshall Islands Journal (June 11, 2020) – RMI extended travel ban.

Pacific Daily News (June 11, 2020) – One new case of COVID-19 reported at Guam Memorial Hospital.

KUAM News (June 10, 2020) – 198 samples tested, 2 test positive for coronavirus.

Pacific Island Times (June 10, 2020) – Stranded FSM citizens to receive $1,000 each.

Guam Daily Post (June 10, 2020) – Guam, Palau work to bring travelers home.

Guam Daily Post (June 10, 2020) – Good call on revisiting quarantine policy as 1,600 travelers from the Philippines expected.

Radio New Zealand (June 9, 2020) – How battling climate change helped the Marshall Islands fight Covid-19.

Saipan Tribune (June 9, 2020) – 1 passenger at quarantine site tests positive.

CNMI CHCC (June 9, 2020) – One (1) passenger at quarantine site tests positive.

Pacific Daily News (June 9, 2020) – Andersen screening detects another case of COVID-19.

Pacific Daily News (June 9, 2020) – Another traveler to CNMI tests positive for COVID-19.

Island Times (June 9, 2020) – UN-DP donates 1000 scrub sets for Palau’s response to COVID-19.

CNMI CHCC (June 8, 2020) – CHCC’s new normal.

Radio New Zealand (June 8, 2020) – Another passenger tests positive for COVID-19 in CNMI.

Pacific News Center (June 8, 2020) – CNMI reports one more tested COVID-19 positive.

Pacific Daily News (June 7, 2020) – CNMI announces one more case of COVID-19.

Honolulu Civil Beat (June 6, 2020) – Islanders, Filipinos have highest COVID-19 rates in Hawaii.

BBC News (June 6, 2020) –  Coronavirus: WHO advises to wear masks in public areas.

KUAM News (June 6, 2020) – 89 COVID-19 tests conducted Saturday, all negative.

Radio New Zealand (June 5, 2020) – 3 new Covid-19 cases in CNMI.

Pacific Daily News (June 5, 2020)250 individuals tested for COVID-19, no new cases on Guam.

Marshall Islands Journal (June 5, 2020)Training for disaster fallout.

Island Times (June 4, 2020)Repatriation of citizens on track despite push back.

Pacific Daily News (June 4, 2020) Guam COVID-19 cases at 179; CNMI announces 2 new cases.

Marshall Islands Journal (June 4, 2020) – RMI to open the door.

Saipan Tribune (June 4, 2020)Over 12K test kits reserved for PSS.

Pacific Daily News (June 3, 2020) 1 new case of COVID-19, Guam total cases up to 178.

Pacific Island Times (June 3, 2020)Changing into scrubs, Guam guards fighting war against Covid-19.

Radio New Zealand (June 3, 2020) FSM continues State of Public Emergency into sixth month.

Samoa News (June 3, 2020)DOH steps up coronavirus testing using currently available kits.

Saipan Tribune (June 3, 2020) – Undocumented aliens encouraged to get tested.

The Guardian (June 2, 2020) – ‘Fear will always be there’: Covid-free island prepares to bring home stranded citizens.

Pacific Daily News (June 2, 2020) – Two test positive; overall Guam count at 177.

Talanei News (June 2, 2020)Public gatherings including churches limited to 150.

Radio New Zealand (June 2, 2020) – FSM, Marshall Islands and Palau meet US over compacts.

Radio New Zealand (June 2, 2020) – Public gatherings, church services allowed in American Samoa.

Pacific Daily News (June 2, 2020) – Guam Public Health launches monitoring systems for COVID-19.

CNMI Office of the Governor (June 2, 2020) – One (1) passenger tests positive for COVID-19.

Pacific News Center (June 2, 2020) – Female passenger of a UA flight from Guam tests positive for COVID-19.

Pacific Island Times (June 2, 2020) – Passenger on Guam-to-Saipan flight tests positive.

Talanei News (June 1, 2020) – 240 COVID-19 tests done, all negative.

Pacific Island Times (June 2, 2020) – Contact tracing: Using mobile technology to curb the spread of disease.

Pacific Island Times (June 1, 2020) – FSM extended public emergency through July 31.

Pacific Daily News (June 1, 2020) – 27 test negative for COVID-19, total cases at 175.

The Manila Times (June 1, 2020) – Covid-19 and its impact on Pacific Island states.

Guam Daily Post (June 1, 2020) – As SKorea cases spike again, Guam’s July 1 reopening date for tourism can change.

Talanei News (May 31, 2020) – Fifth amended emergency declaration for Covid-19.

Pacific Daily News (May 30, 2020) – One tests positive, Guam’s COVID-19 cases now at 173.

Honolulu Civil Beat (May 29, 2020) – US Treaty renegotiations with Pacific nations kick off virtually.

CNN Philippines (May 29, 2020) – Early border closures and testing of citizens help Palau remain COVID-19 free.

Saipan Tribune (May 29, 2020) – Widened mass testing in place.

Radio New Zealand (May 29, 2020) – Guam government back and running from Monday.

Radio New Zealand (May 29, 2020) – First Marshall Islanders return home after nearly three months.

Radio New Zealand (May 29, 2020) – American Samoa election on track despite Covid-19 disruptions.

Pacific Community-SPC (May 29, 2020) – Seeds handover to Fiji Government and launch of new regional initiatives supported by MFAT and DFAT.

Pacific Daily News (May 28, 2020) – No new cases of COVID-19 on Guam, total cases still at 172.

Island Times (May 28, 2020) – Palau divided on bringing home stranded citizens.

Fiji Sun (May 28, 2020) – Doctor touched by people losing jobs, offers medical services on barter basis.

Pacific Daily News (May 28, 2020) – 1 tests positive for COVID-19, Guam total now 172.

Radio New Zealand (May 28, 2020) – CNMI to have first physical church service since Covid restrictions.

Marshall Islands Journal (May 28, 2020) – Bruce: Planning for people to return.

Marshall Islands Journal (May 28, 2020) – Businesses worry about supplies.

Newsroom New Zealand (May 28, 2020) – NZ-Pacific bubble should come first.

CNN (May 27, 2020) – Coronavirus has killed more than 100,000 people across the US.

World Health Organization (May 27, 2020) – WHO manifesto for a healthy recovery from COVID-19.

Pacific Island Times (May 27, 2020) – FirstNet deployed in Guam, CNMI, American Samoa.

Talanei News (May 27, 2020) – Bone marrow transplant set for Manu’a native.

Pacific Daily News (May 27, 2020) – Most COVID-19 patients who were preisolated have been released again.

Pacific Daily News (May 27, 2020) – Governor announces dine-in restaurants, parks and tourism to open.

Pacific Daily News (May 27, 2020) – Two patients added to COVID-19 total; Guam now at 171 confirmed.

Pacific Daily News (May 27, 2020) – One new COVID-19 case; Guam total at 170.

Saipan Tribune (May 27, 2020) – Torres: July 15 in a moving target date.

Marianas Variety (May 27, 2020) – Governor: NMI test kits now FDA-approved.

Pacific Daily News (May 26, 2020) – Fish and fisheries at the heart of the discussion for Pacific Islands’ online meeting.

Pacific Daily News (May 26, 2020)64 people tested for COVID-19, 2 positive; 1 probable case; 169 total.

Journal of Public Health Management and Practice (May 26, 2020) – Leading in the COVID-19 crisis.

Pacific Daily News (May 26, 2020) – One probable case of COVID-19; Guam total at 167.

Radio New Zealand (May 26, 2020) – Another month of no flights from Hawai’i to American Samoa.

Radio New Zealand (May 26, 2020) – CNMI eases Covid-19 restrictions.

Pacific Island Times (May 25, 2020)CNMI reopens economy.

Radio New Zealand (May 25, 2020) Guam governor cautious about lifting more Covid-19 restrictions.

Radio New Zealand (May 25, 2020) CNMI school devastated by 2018 typhoon nearly fully restored.

Island Times (May 25, 2020) – K2 Gobal industrial development donate medical items to aide with MOH response to COVID-19.

Pacific Daily News (May 24, 2020) 97 tested Sunday, no new COVID-19 cases.

Pacific Island Times (May 24, 2020)FSM receives cash donation, protective gear from China.

Pacific Island Times (May 23, 2020)Covid-19 testing for homeless set for next week.

Pacific Daily News (May 23, 2020) One more coronavirus case confirmed; 166 cases total on Guam.

Pacific Daily News (May 23, 2020) 14 people returned to isolation after re-testing.

Pacific Daily News (May 23, 2020) Four people tested, all negative for COVID-19; Guam cases total remains at 165.

Guam Daily Post (May 23, 2020) Tent hospital will be moved to Naval Base Guam.

Pacific News Center (May 23, 2020)Public Health continues to expand COVID-19 testing.

Pacific News Center (May 23, 2020)CDC announces interim guidance for communities of faith.

Hawaii News Now (May 22, 2020) University health partners general surgeon on the benefits of telemedicine.

Radio New Zealand (May 22, 2020) FSM politician says law must protect women from gender based violence.

Radio New Zealand (May 22, 2020) American Samoans to receive stimulus cheques.

Pacific Daily News (May 22, 2020) Zero test positive for COVID-19, Guam total still at 165.

Guam Daily Post (May 22, 2020) COVID-19 restrictions will stay.

Talanei News (May 22, 2020)Flags lowered in honor of COVID-19 victims.

Pacific Island Times (May 22, 2020)Guam receives food aid under USDA’s cover relief program.

Pacific News Center (May 22, 2020) – Guam now qualified for FEMA crisis counseling funding.

Island Times (May 22, 2020) – Interior applauds DOE’s COVID-19 support to Territories and Freely Associated States Federal COVID-19 assistance for education in insular areas exceeds $172m, Palau to receive $762.497.

Talanei News (May 22, 2020) – No Hawaiian Air flights till end of June.

News English Track (May 22, 2020) – These countries are safe from the effect of corona.

Island Times (May 22, 2020) – Palau prepares to bring home its stranded citizens.

Island Times (May 22, 2020) – Remengesau says multilateral banks should consider high-income classification.

One PNG News (May 22, 2020) – US Government provides additional US$9.9 million to support COVID-19 efforts in the Pacific.

Radio New Zealand (May 22, 2020) – UNICEF calls for action to ensure children can survive to thrive.

Radio New Zealand (May 21, 2020) FSM moves to help stranded citizens.

Pacific Daily News (May 21, 2020) – No new COVID-19 cases, Guam total still at 165.

Pacific Daily News (May 21, 2020) – Public Health asks residents to participate in phone survey on immunization.

Talanei News (May 21, 2020) – LBJ also preparing morgue space.

Pacific News Center (May 21, 2020) – Inter-island travel requirements within the CNMI clarified.

Pacific News Center (May 21, 2020) – Governor alarmed by spike in COVID-19 positive cases, but Guam remains in PCOR2.

Guam Daily Post (May 21, 2020) – Residential cluster identified in Yigo during contract tracing.

Pacific Daily News (May 21, 2020)CNMI reports 1 new person testing positive for COVID-19.

Pacific Daily News (May 21, 2020)10 positive cases came from residential cluster in Yigo.

Taiwan News (May 21, 2020) – Zero cases: How pacific islands kept coronavirus at bay.

Honolulu Civil Beat (May 21, 2020) – Honolulu developing a major expansion of COVID-19 testing.

Pacific Daily News (May 20, 2020) – Commonwealth of the Norther Mariana Islands announces travel procedures.

Pacific Daily News (May 20, 2020) – Guam coronavirus positivity rate less than 1 percent in May.

Pacific Daily News (May 20, 2020) – 11 test positive for coronavirus; Guam total up to 165.

Pacific Island Times (May 20, 2020) – FSM extends aid to Micronesians stranded in Guam, Hawaii.

Radio New Zealand (May 20, 2020) American Samoan schools end year early.

Radio New Zealand (May 20, 2020) Australia redirects $US65m to Pacific.

Radio New Zealand (May 19, 2020) – American Samoa aim to Cover-19 test 20 percent of population.

Samoa News (May 19, 2020) – First conviction for failure to comply with COVID-19 restrictions.

Radio New Zealand (May 19, 2020) – Hard drug use widespread in Marshall Islands capital.

Marshall Islands Journal (May 19, 2020) – Plans for cash and repatriation.

Radio New Zealand (May 19, 2020) – US Pacific gets $140-million education boost.

Pacific Daily News (May 19, 2020) – No new COVID-19 cases, 28 tests conducted.

Pacific Community – SPC (May 18, 2020) – Supporting a more integrated approach to disaster management in the Pacific.

Talanei News (May 18, 2020) – Medical group: extend border closure, add business hours.

CNN (May 18, 2020) – Navajo Nation surpasses New York state for the highest Covid-19 infection rate in the US.

Pacific Daily News (May 18, 2020) – Guam to further expand COVID-19 testing this week.

Pacific Daily News (May 18, 2020) – No new COVID-19 cases, 30 tests conducted.

Radio New Zealand (May 17, 2020) – Covid-19 cases rise to 21 in CNMI.

Pacific Island Times (May 16, 2020) – CNMI has 2 new Covid-19 cases; emergency declaration extended for another 30 days.

KUAM News (May 16, 2020) – GMH reopens COVID unit.

Island Times (May 16, 2020) – COVID-19 pandemic may give Asia-Pacific’s oceans a chance to recover, highlights new UN report.

Palau Ministry of Health (May 15, 2020) – MOH has tested over 600 individuals for COVID-19.

Samoa News (May 15, 2020) – DOH looking at conducting a mini COVID-19 island wide exercise.

Island Times (May 15, 2020) – Testing for COVID-19 will cost $25.00.

Island Times (May 15, 2020) – Covid-19: MOH provides PPEs to Palau media.

Guam Daily Post (May 15, 2020) – Boy, 12, and his grandfather among latest COVID-19 cases.

Pacific Daily News (May 15, 2020) – One test reclassified twice, Public Health tests 53 on Friday, all negative.

Island Times (May 14, 2020) – Easing of restrictions begins.

Island Times (May 14, 2020) – COVID-19: MOH provides PPEs to Palau media.

UH Hawaii News (May 14, 2020) – UH, DOH partner for COVID-19 contact tracing training program.

Pacific Island Times (May 14, 2020) – PPE kits from Pentagon coming to Guam by end of June.

RMI National Disaster Management Office (May 14, 2020) – Informational website set up for stranded RMI citizens abroad.

Marshall Islands Journal (May 14, 2020) – Illness levels decline in RMI.

Saipan Tribune (May 14, 2020) – DoD: CNMI is on top of COVID-19 response.

Pacific Daily News (May 14, 2020) – Two test positive, Guam’s total now at 153.

Marshall Islands Journal (May 14, 2020) – RMI health providers on Covid-19.

Radio New Zealand (May 14, 2020) – Northern Marianas schools won’t reopen until September.

Palau Government (May 14, 2020) – MOH Directive No. 114-20: Adjustments to public health measures in response to COVID-19.

Council on Foreign Relations (May 13, 2020) – A double pandemic: Domestic Violence in the age of COVID-19.

Talanei News (May 13, 2020) – No relaxing of COVID-19 rules.

UH Hawaii News (May 13, 2020) – UH, DOH partner for COVID-19 contact tracing training program.

Pacific Daily News (May 13, 2020) – 87 tested today, zero test positive.

Samoa News (May 13, 2020) – Social distancing – a must when you’re out and about.

Samoa News (May 13, 2020) – Cops bust hair stylist and VB players for ignoring COVID-19 restrictions.

Samoa News (May 13, 2020) – Negative pressure medical tent photo and caption.

Pacific  Island Times (May 13, 2020) – CNMI eyes reopening of tourism on July 15.

Pacific  Island Times (May 12, 2020) – FSM economic relief for tourism businesses ready for release.

CNN (May 12, 2020) – Covid-19 isn’t just a respiratory disease. It hits the whole body.

Talanei News (May 12, 2020) – Recommendation on first to get tested.

Share America (May 12, 2020) – US helps Pacific island countries fight COVID-19.

Radio New Zealand (May 12, 2020) – Guam governor urges residents to avoid second wave of Covid-19.

Pacific Daily News (May 12, 2020) – One tests positive at GRMC, Guam’s coronavirus total at 152.

Island Times (May 12, 2020) – Pacific travel bubble should be “cautious and incremental.”

Talanei News (May 11, 2020) – Lemanu is back on island, Army Medical team here.

Pacific Island Times (May 11, 2020) – CNMI has 3 new Covid cases; community testing resumes today.

Island Times (May 11, 2020) – Taiwan, Guam, CNMI and other partners join hands in fighting COVID-19.

Pacific Daily News (May 11, 2020) – Four people tested for COVID-19 Monday, all negative.

Marianas Variety (May 10, 2020) – NMI has 3 new cases of Covid-19.

CNMI CHCC (May 10, 2020) – Health Advisory: Three new cases of COVID-19.

Honolulu Civil Beat (May 10, 2020) – Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders confront high rates of COVID-19 in many states.

Pacific Daily News (May 9, 2020) – Guam resident is new COVID-19 case in CNMI.

Pacific Community – SPC (May 9, 2020) – Women influencing healthy lifestyles whole building climate resilience in the Marshall Islands.

Pacific Daily News (May 9, 2020) – The Federated States of Micronesia will have limited flights only for departures.

Radio New Zealand (May 9, 2020) – Northern Marianas temporarily halts mass testing for Covid-19.

Pacific Island Times (May 9, 2020) – Guam slowly returning to ‘normal.’

Bloomberg Busuinessweek (May 8, 2020) – A lesson from the Spanish Flu: Don’t end restrictions too soon.

Pacific Daily News (May 8, 2020)No new COVID-19 cases on Guam, total remains at 151.

Pacific Daily News (May 8, 2020) – 26 UOG nursing students graduate early.

Pacific News Center (May 8, 2020) – 10 patients re-test positive for COVID-19 after being released from isolation.

Radio New Zealand (May 7, 2020) – Marshall Islands to provide aid to stranded islanders.

Pacific Daily News (May 7, 2020)51 tested for COVID-19 Thursday, no new cases.

Marshall Islands Journal (May 7, 2020)More fallout from Covid-19.

CNMI CHCC (May 6, 2020) – Health Advisory: Presumptive positive case is confirmed positive for COVID-19.

New York Times (May 6, 2020)A place in the U.S. with no Covid-19? Look to American Samoa.

Guam Daily Post (May 6, 2020)Two more test positive for COVID-19.

Marshall Islands Journal (May 6, 2020) – ‘Enforce law, don’t ban betel nut.’

Talanei (May 5, 2020)77 COVID-19 tests, all negative.

Saipan Diabetes Blog (May 5, 2020) – COVID-19 CNMI vs the World.

Radio New Zealand (May 5, 2020)Cuba offers doctors to Palau, helps stranded Palauan students.

Pacific Daily News (May 4, 2020)No new cases of COVID-19 on Guam, total cases still 149.

Guam Daily Post (May 4, 2020)Two new confirmed cases, six patients return to active isolation after re-testing positive.

Pacific Island Times (May 4, 2020)The irony of it all: Lessons from small Pacific islands.

Pacific Daily News (May 3, 2020)Two test positive for COVID-19 Sunday; Guam total at 150.

Pacific Island Times (May 3, 2020) FSM still coronavirus-free; foreign aid coming in.

Pacific Leaders Assistance Network (May 3, 2020) COFA & COVID-19: Protecting out community.

Pacific Daily News (May 2, 2020)2 of 167 tested positive for COVID-19, Guam total at 148.

Radio New Zealand (May 2, 2020) – WHO’s exclusion of Taiwan endangers Covid-19 fight – Palau.

Radio New Zealand (May 2, 2020) – CNMI borders to open slightly as mass COVID-19 testing underway.

Radio New Zealand (May 2, 2020) American Samoa extends Covid State of Emergency.

Radio New Zealand (May 2, 2020) – Marshall Islands extended inbound travel ban.

Radio New Zealand (May 2, 2020) – Amid the pandemic, Palau leader delivers final State of Republic address.

UH Hawaii News (May 1, 2020) – Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities hardest hit by COVID-19.

Pohnpei Public Broadcasting Corporation (May 1, 2020) – First PUI identified in Pohnpei, FSM test results are negative.

Pohnpei State Office of the Governor (May 1, 2020) – Urgent and breaking news from the Pohnpei State COVID-19 Task Force.

Talanei News (May 1, 2020) – All current restrictions continue for 30 days.

Island Times (May 1, 2020) – Indian government donates $150K to aide with COVID-19 response in Palau.

Marianas Variety (May 1, 2020) – Muna: NMI will bring people back to work.

Island Times (May 1, 2020) – Palau MOH opens COVID-19 testing to everyone.

Palau Government  (May 1, 2020) – Executive Order No. 440: Extending the Travel Restrictions.

Pacific Daily News (April 30, 2020)CNMI receives 300,000 isolation gowns, tests more than 300 people.

Marshall Islands Journal (April 30, 2020)High Covid-19 rates for Islanders.

Pacific Daily News (April 30, 2020) – One tests positive, Guam’s total coronavirus count at 146.

Pacific Daily News (April 30, 2020) – Emergency extended to June, May 9 eyed as reopening date for some businesses, agencies.

Pacific Daily News (April 29, 2020)Guam COVID-19 cases remain at 145 after 112 tests performed.

Marianas Variety (April 28, 2020)CHCC: Last Covid-19 patient has recovered. 

Pacific Daily News (April 28, 2020)Testing opens today for anyone with COVID-19 symptoms.

Radio New Zealand (April 28, 2020)US Army to assist American Samoa with Covid-19 testing.

Pacific Daily News (April 28, 2020)Islands in Micronesia remain COVID-19 free, prepare for future.

Guam Daily Post (April 28, 2020)1 new confirmed case, 110 samples tested, 129 recovered.

Radio New Zealand (April 27, 2020)Two more cases of COVID-19; Guam total at 144 cases.

Washington Post (April 27, 2020) – CDC confirms six coronavirus symptoms showing up in patients over and over.

Radio New Zealand (April 26, 2020)American Samoa not planning random Covid-19 testing yet.

Radio New Zealand (April 26, 2020)High Covid-19 rates for Pacific Islanders in the US.

Radio New Zealand (April 26, 2020) – American Samoa off-island medical treatment still available.

Marshall Islands Journal (April 25, 2020)RMI gets Covid-19 test gear.

FSM National Government (April 25, 2020) – 21st FSM Congress approves the economic stimulus package, President Panuelo signs it into law; Businesses encouraged to apply for wage subsidies and submit taxes on time to receive gross tax revenue rebates.

Samoa News (April 25, 2020) – American Samoa receives $411,385 for health priorities.

Guam Daily Post (April 25, 2020)No new confirmed cases, 10 active cases, 126 recovered.

Pacific Daily News (April 24, 2020)Total Guam positive coronavirus cases up to 141.

Radio New Zealand (April 23, 2020)Guam wants US to cut flow of inbound islanders during Covid-19.

Pacific Daily News (April 23, 2020) Guam has 139 COVID-19 cases after Navy diagnoses 1 new infected person.

Marshall Islands Journal (April 23, 2020) – MIEPI spearheads key student survey.

Radio New Zealand (April 22, 2020)US increases support for Pacific Covid-19 response by over $32m.

Pacific Daily News (April 22, 2020)1 new COVID-19 positive case, Guam total at 137.

Marianas Variety (April 22, 2020) – 2 more individuals recover from Covid-19.

Pacific Island Times (April 22, 2020) – Lessons from Covid-19: B better communication and self reliance.

Island Times (April 22, 2020) – Opinion: Coronavirus and climate disasters – Small vulnerable countries face dual threats.

Forbes (April 22, 2020) – Beating pandemics like COVID-19 requires more medical laboratory professionals, this virologist.

Samoa News (April 21, 2020)Governor grateful for latest CARES Act funding – $35 million+.

Pacific Daily News (April 21, 2020) – Revised virus projections: Guam may need dozens of hospital Neds, not thousands.

Pacific Daily News (April 21, 2020) – Latest virus projections show testing, tracing, key to keeping infections low.

Radio New Zealand (April 21, 2020) – Palau plays down possible Taiwan sailors Covid-19 link.

Marianas Variety (April 20, 2020) – CHCC to upgrade biosafety laboratory.

Pacific Daily News (April 20, 2020) – No new COVID-19 cases reported on Guam; total cases 136.

Island Times (April 20, 2020)Thirty-two (32) more test negative for COVID-19.

Pacific Island Times (April 20, 2020)The gospel of social distancing.

Pacific Island Times (April 20, 2020)Keeping Covid-19 at bay in the Marshall Islands.

Guam Daily Post (April 20, 2020) – More than 200 COVID-19 tests daily to begin this week.

Pacific Island Times (April 19, 2020)Yap’s three Covid-19 tests return negative results.

Guam Daily Post (April 19, 2020)Zero test positive Sunday; Guam Covid-19 total remains at 136.

Guam Daily Post (April 18, 2020)No new confirmed cases, 136 total cases, 110 recovered.

Pacific Daily News (April 17, 2020)One tests positive, 11 recover, Guam’s COVID-19 total at 136.

Radio New Zealand (April 17, 2020)Pacific countries eligible for UN COVID-19 response and recovery fund.

FSM National Government (April 17, 2020) – 21st FSM Congress extenders President Panuelo’s Public Health Emergency Declaration until May 31, 2020; Nation-wide social distancing measures to be developed and take effect within 30 days.

Marshall Islands Journal (April 16, 2020) – Honoring the dengue spray team.

Radio New Zealand (April 16, 2020) – American Samoa hopes Trump will declare territory a health disaster area. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (April 16, 2020) – Person under investigation dies in Yap; governor imposes curfew. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (April 16, 2020) – No new confirmed cases, 135 total cases, 86 recovered. Click HERE for the full article

Radio New Zealand (April 16, 2020) – American Samoa starts local COVID-19 testing. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 16, 2020) – Nine recover from COVID-19 in CNMI. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (April 15, 2020) – No new cases, Guam’s COVID-19 total stands at 135. Click HERE for the full article.

Honolulu Civil Beat (April 15, 2020)Many Pacific Islands still free of COVID-19.

Talanei News (April 14, 2020) – All 15 samples tested negative for COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (April 14, 2020) – CNMI’s COVID-19 cases climb to 13. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (April 14, 2020) – 1 new confirmed case, 135 total cases, 66 recovered. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 13, 2020) – Guam confirms another COVID-19 case. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 11, 2020) – Marshall Islands feeling economic hit of COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 11, 2020) – 5th Guam life lost. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 9, 2020) – Marshall Islands on edge about COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 9, 2020) – Three test positive for COVID-19, Guam total at 128. Click HERE for the full article.

Marshall Islands Journal (April 9, 2020) – Red Cross connects in Wotho. Click HERE for the full article.

Marshall Islands Journal (April 9, 2020) – Ventilators arrive, more Covid-19 supplies on the way. Click HERE for the full article.

Samoa News (April 8, 2020) – Dr. Tufa: We are one step ahead of the virus – let’s stay that way. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 8, 2020) – Four test positive for COVID-19, Guam total at 125. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (April 8, 2020) – Kosrae bans entry of international travelers. Click HERE for the full article.

CNMI CHCC (April 7, 2020) – Three new COVID-19 confirmed cases in the CNMI. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 7, 2020) – Eight test positive for COVID-19, Guam total at 121. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (April 6, 2020) – Machine for COVID-19 testing arrives. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 6, 2020) – Governor: Guam could see exponential growth in virus cases. Click HERE for the full article.

Marianas Variety (April 6, 2020) – CHCC opens drive-thru pharmacy. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 6, 2020) – 1 tests positive for COVID-19 Monday, Guam total at 113. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 6, 2020) – Profiles of Guam’s 112 COVID-19 cases, as of 6pm April 6. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (April 6, 2020) – 4,600 new COVID-19 test kits, ventilators coming to Guam. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (April 6, 2020) – Guam’s COVID cases include 6 kids. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 5, 2020) – Guam’s COVID-19 cases continues to rise. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (April 4, 2020) – Guam’s COVID-19 cases up to 93 after 6 more test positive. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 4, 2020) – Guam suffers two more COVID-19 deaths. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 4, 2020) – Palau remains free of COVID-19 as Taiwan experts arrive to assist. Click HERE for the full article.

BBC News (April 3, 2020) – Coronavirus: Where will be the last place to catch COVID-19? Click HERE for the full article.

Marshall Islands Journal (April 3, 2020) – Can the RMI stay free of COVID-19? Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (April 3, 2020) – Fourth person on Guam dies from COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 2, 2020) – Marshall Islands extends travel ban for another month. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 2, 2020) – Northern Marianas will close borders from Monday. Click HERE for the full article.

Marianas Variety (April 2, 2020) – NMI has 2 new COVID-19 cases. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (April 2, 2020) – Adelup reports 5 new coronavirus cases. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (April 2, 2020) – More than 1,000 sailors brought ashore. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 1, 2020) – Guam records one more COVID-19 death. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 1, 2020) – Northern Marianas confirms COVID-19 death, more austerity. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (April 1, 2020) – Guam to allow entry to sailors from COVID-stricken aircraft carrier. Click HERE for the full article.

SF Chronicle (April 1, 2020) – Captain of aircraft carrier with growing coronavirus outbreak pleads for help from Navy. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (April 1, 2020) – Guam loses third COVID-19 patient. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (March 31, 2020) – CNMI has four new COVID-19 positive cases. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (March 30, 2020) – Two swabs tested in Hawaii are negative for COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Marshall Islands Journal (March 30, 2020) – Nito touching lives in RMI. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (March 30, 2020) – Second COVID-19 death reported on Guam. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific News Center (March 30, 2020) – Palau Ministry of Health reports another suspected COVID-19 case. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 30, 2020) – Travelers from US quarantined in American Samoa. Click HERE for the full article.

The Diplomat (March 30, 2020) – Pandemic in the Pacific: COVID-19 to hit the Pacific economies hard. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 29, 2020) – Saipan officials confirm one man dead of suspected COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (March 27, 2020) – Hawaiian Airline accepts Lolo’s request to suspend flights. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 27, 2020) – COVID-19: Micronesia shuts border to inbound travelers. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific News Center (March 26, 2020) – Interior provides $858,924 to territories to buy COVID-19 test kits. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 26, 2020) – U.S. passes Italy, China as nation with the most conformed cases of COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAF National Public Radio (March 26, 2020) – Marshallese COVID-19 task force established. Click HERE for the full article.

U.S. Embassy in the FSM (March 23, 2020) – U.S. assistance to Federated States of Micronesia on COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 23, 2020) – COVID-19: Pacific summary. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 23, 2020) – Guam COVID-19 cases now at 37. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 21, 2020) – Micronesia’s Pohnpei ramps up ban on entry. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 21, 2020) – Coronavirus: Guam confirms Pacific’s first COVID-19 death. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 21, 2020) – First COVID-19 death on Guam. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (March 21, 2020) – First COVID-19 fatality reported. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (March 19, 2020) – GMH Administrator informs staff of possible COVID-19 exposure. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (March 19, 2020) – Patient admitted to GMH for non-coronavirus illness tests positive for COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (March 19, 2020) – Four positive cases for COVID-19; Practice social distancing to protect yourself, others. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 18, 2020) – Coronavirus: New Caledonia announces first cases; Guam now has 8. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 18, 2020) – Three more confirmed cases of COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (March 17, 2020) – Guam’s COVID-19 cases rise to 5. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 17, 2020) – COVID-19: CNMI under state of public health emergency. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (March 17, 2020) – CDC to provide $479K in COVID-19 federal funds for Guam. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (March 16, 2020) – COVID-19 Update: 12 individuals test negative. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 16, 2020) – Two of Guam’s coronavirus cases arrived on UA189; Public health conducts investigation. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (March 15, 2020) – GovGuam to close for 14-day period; updated information on confirmed cases. Click HERE for the full article.

FSM National Government (March 14, 2020) – President Panuelo signs National Declaration placing the entire Federated States of Micronesia under a State of National Public Health Emergency in connection with the COVID-19 Pandemic; Former declaration revoked, travel restrictions reinstated. Click HERE for the full article.

The Guam Daily Post (March 14, 2020) – Governor declares public health emergency. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 13, 2020) – Coronavirus: 2 more cover-19 cases in French Polynesia. Click HERE for the full article.

SLATE (March 11, 2020) – The most drastic anti-coronavirus travel ban in the world. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 11, 2020) – Four possible coronavirus cases to be tested locally. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 11, 2020) – Tahiti parliamentarian is Pacific’s first coronavirus case. Click HERE for the full article.

Associated Press (March 11, 2020) – WHO declares coronavirus a pandemic, urges aggressive action. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 9, 2020) – Marshall Islands bans incoming travelers for 14 days. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (March 8, 2020) – Ferry flights from China monitored; More health screenings at Guam airport. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific News Center (March 8, 2020) – RMI closes borders to international inbound flights for two weeks. Click HERE for the full article.

Honolulu Star Advertiser (March 8, 2020) – Elderly man who recently traveled to Washington state becomes Hawaii’s second COVID-19 case. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 7, 2020) – Palau, Marshall Islands have tested negative for coronavirus, health officials said. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (March 5, 2020) – New health advisory suspends entry permits. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (March 5, 2020) – More people in quarantine at Leone. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 4, 2020) – Patient in Marshall Islands under investigation for coronavirus, Guam unable to test here. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (March 4, 2020) – Return to basic personal hygiene stressed. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (March 3, 2020) – Guam prepares for coronavirus with review of pandemic plan. Click HERE for the full article.

Palau Ministry of Health (March 3, 2020) – First potential COVID-19 case identified – Public advised to stay calm and practice preventative measures. Click HERE for the full article.

Island Times (March 2, 2020) – Free flu shot. Click HERE for the full article.

FestPac Hawaii (March 2, 2020) – Hawaii officials postpone FestPac 2020 due to growing global concerns over COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (March 1, 2020) – Marshall Islands prepares for coronavirus to come like a freight train. Click HERE for the full article.

Devex (February 28, 2020) – Is the Pacific ready for coronavirus. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (February 28, 2020) – CDC releases expanded criteria for coronavirus screening. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (February 27, 2020) – New Zealand confirms case of COVID-19 coronavirus. Click HERE for the full article.

CNN (February 27, 2020) – Preparing for a pandemic: What should I buy? Are there places I should avoid? Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM (February 27, 2020) – Outbreak may be over but Guam is not dengue-free. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (February 27, 2020) – Public Health: No coronavirus cases on Guam, contrary to rumors. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (February 26, 2020) – Guam not dengue-free: 2 recent, locally acquired dengue cases confirmed. Click HERE for the full article.

WHO (February 25, 2020) – Pacific steps up preparedness against COVID-19. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (February 20, 2020) – Public Health: Guam could be declared dengue free by Friday. Click HERE for the full article.

Island Times (February 17, 2020) – Over $581K applied for NCD programs. Click HERE for the full article.

Samoa Observer (February 16, 2020) – Pacific must prepare for virus spread: WHO. Click HERE for the full article.

Relief Web (February 14, 2020) – Preparing for COVID-19: Guidance for Pacific Islands and areas in The Who Western Pacific Region, V.1. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (February 13, 2020) – LBJ Hospital ER full with flu patients. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific RISA (February 12, 2020) – Republic of the Marshall Islands holds first National Climate Change and health dialog. Click HERE for the full article.

Inter Press Service (February 12, 2020) – The Pacific Community launches the Pacific Health Recipe Contest. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific News Center (February 12, 2020) – Guam ready to receive coronavirus test kits. Click HERE for the full article.

ABC Radio Australia (February 4, 2020) – Pacific countries preparing for possibility of coronavirus importation. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Pacific Daily News (January 31, 2020) – Global coronavirus emergency impacts island tourism. Click HERE for the full article.

CNN (January 30, 2020) – World Health Organization declares coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern. Click HERE for the full article.

FSM National Government (January 28, 2020) – Health alert for the novel coronavirus. Click HERE for the full article.

Samoa News (January 27, 2020) – Lab results confirm three new measles in American Samoa. Click HERE for the full article.

FSM National (January 27, 2020) – President Panuelo swears-in the Honorable Carlson D. Apis and the Honorable Dr. Livinson A. Taulung as Secretaries of TC&I and Health & Social Affairs respectively. Click HERE for the full article.

Guam Daily Post (January 26, 2020) – Officials: Guam, Saipan don’t have coronavirus cases. Click HERE for the full article.

Politico (January 25, 2020) – They did not realize we are human beings. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (January 24, 2020) – Pacific steps up defenses against coronavirus. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (January 23, 2020) – Three students awarded medical scholarships. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (January 23, 2020) – Marshall Islands dengue outbreak: ‘We’re fighting a war here.’ Click HERE for the full article.

WHO (January 23, 2020) – Statement on the meeting of the International Health Regulations Emergency Committee regarding the outbreak of novel coronavirus. Click HERE for the full article.

The Marshall Islands Journal (January 16, 2020) – New RMI leaders sworn in. Click HERE for the full article.

The Guam Daily Post (January 10, 2020) – Public Health teams to distribute mosquito repellent. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (January 6, 2020) – New President for Marshall Islands. Click HERE for the full article.

ASTHO (December 20, 2019) – ASTHO and PIHOA praise approval of medicaid funding fix for US territories. Click HERE for the full article.

CNN (December 12, 2019) – Federal judge rules American Samoans are US citizens by birth. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (December 6, 2019) – Nine confirmed measles cases in territory. Click HERE for the full article.

FSM National Government (December 4, 2019) – 21st Congress of the FSM confirms multiple nominations for the Panuelo-George administration’s cabinet. Click HERE for the full article.

Samoa Observer (December 3, 2019) – American Samoa border crackdown. Click HERE for the full article.

Island Times (November 25, 2019) – Palauan citizens come together to raise awareness on gender based violence. Click HERE for the full article.

National Public Radio (November 21, 2019) – America’s shame: Medicaid funding slashed in U.S. Territories. Click HERE for the full article.

UNICEF (November 18, 2019) – News note on measles outbreaks across the Pacific Islands. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (November 14, 2019) – American Samoa declares health emergency over measles. Click HERE for the full article.

Marianas Variety (November 13, 2019) – Office: Real-time exercises strengthen CHCC’s capacity to respond to disaster, outbreak. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (November 13, 2019) – Public vaping now illegal on Guam. Click HERE for the full article.

Samoa Observer (November 11, 2019) – Pago tells Samoans to bring immunization records. Click HERE for the full article.

Island Times (November 11, 2019) – Not enough doctors, says Roberts. Click HERE for the full article.

CNN (November 11, 2019) – Two people just got the plaque in China – yes, the Black Death plague. Click HERE for the full article.

The Guam Daily Post (November 11, 2019) – Guam dengue cases rise to 19. Click HERE for the full article.

Relief Web (November 7, 2019) – Vaccination vital to protect Pacific communities against measles. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (November 7, 2019) – Bill introduced to help relieve nurse shortage. Click HERE for the full article.

Saipan Tribune (November 4, 2019) – CNMI Creates emergency medical team. Click HERE for the full article.

CNN (October 24, 2019) – Vaping-related lung injuries rise to 1,604 cases nationwide, CDC says. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (October 24, 2019) – DOH steps up screening of travelers from Samoa. Click HERE for the full article.

APIAHF (October 23, 2019) – Bipartisan bill will restore medicaid coverage for COFA citizens. Click HERE for the full article.

Talanei News (October 22, 2019) – LBJ Hospital conducts first knee replacement surgery. Click HERE for the full article.

NY Times (October 16, 2019) – They crossed an ocean to butcher pigs. It was no American dream. Click HERE for the full article.

Honolulu Civil Beat (October 9, 2019) – Black market babies. Click HERE for the full article.

APIAHF (October 8, 2019) – Health rising leadership institute. Click HERE for the full article..

WHO WPRO (October 7, 2019) – Regional health leaders gather to discuss priority issues, agree World Health Organization actions. Click HERE for the full article..

Direct Relief (October 4, 2019) – This is the worst dengue year in nearly a decade. It may get worse from here. Click HERE for the full article.

ASTHO (October 3, 2019) – States take executive and legislative action to address vaping and flavored e-cigarettes. Click HERE for the full article.

The Guam Daily Post (September 28, 2019) – Director didn’t deserve criticism for trip in the midst of dengue outbreak. Click HERE for the full article.

CDC Newsroom (September 24, 2019) – CDC, states update number of cases of lung injury associated with e-cigarette use, or vaping. Click HERE for the full article.

Marianas Variety (September 26, 2019) – CDC warns travelers: When on Guam, avoid mosquito bites. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Daily News (September 24, 2019) – Dengue fever: U.S. Public Health Service doctor speaks on Guam outbreak, misconception. Click HERE for the full article.

The Guam Daily Post (September 18, 2019) – Guam has 2nd locally infected dengue patient. Click HERE for the full article.

KUAM News (September 16, 2019) – State of emergency declared to prevent dengue outbreak. Click HERE for the full article.

The Guam Daily Post (September 12, 2019) – Public Health: First locally acquired dengue fever on Guam in 75 years. Click HERE for the full article.

Island Times (September 9, 2019) – 127 dengue cases in August, total 570 cases since December. Click HERE for the full article.

The Guam Daily Post (September 6, 2019) – Hundreds join fight against childhood cancer. Click HERE for the full article..

Washington Post (September 6, 2019) – Contaminant found in marijuana vaping products links to deadly lung illnesses, test show. Click HERE for the full article.

Radio New Zealand (September 5, 2019) – Marshalls confirms first dengue death. Click HERE for the full article.

UNDP (September 3, 2019) – Strengthening disaster risk management in RMI. Click HERE for the full article.

Pacific Island Times (September 1, 2019) – Yap schools closed for one month due to disease outbreak. Click HERE for the full article.

The Guam Daily Post (August 31, 2019) – DPHSS: One local health emergency linked to vaping. Click HERE for the full article.

Marshall Islands Journal (August 29, 2019) – RMI dengue cases keep rising. Click HERE for the full article

Radio New Zealand (August 28, 2019) – Climate crisis declared a critical threat to Pacific health. Click HERE for the full article.

Marshall Islands Journal (August 27, 2019) – Dengue continues to spread. Click HERE for the full article

University of Guam (August 14, 2019) – University of Guam awarded $3.75 million grant to improve geriatric and dementia care in region. Click HERE for the full article

Honolulu Civil Beat (August 7, 2019) – The U.S. Military wants to coordinate health acre solutions in Pacific Islands. Click HERE for the full article.

WHO WPRO (August 5, 2019) – Palau furthers progress in protecting people from health emergencies. Click HERE for the full article

Island Times (July 22, 2019) – Two Palauns complete medicine studies in Cuba. Click HERE for the full article

Islands Times (July 11, 2019) – One dead due to dengue epidemic in Palau. Click HERE for the full article

 

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