DZSP 21 LLC, Marlton, New Jersey, is awarded a $48.58 million cost-plus-award-fee contract for base operating support services at Joint Region Marianas, according to the Department of Defense.

The maximum dollar value, including the mobilization, base period, six 12-month option periods, nine-month full performance, three-month demobilization and a six-month services extension period, is $545.3 million.  

The work to be per...

Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Pacific awarded a $44 million firm-fixed-price task order under a multiple award construction contract to Black Construction-Tutor Perini JV, of Barrigada, Guam Aug. 7 for the design and construction of explosive ordnance compound facilities at Naval Base Guam.

"This project constructs permanent facilities to support Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit FIVE (EODMU-5) by providin...

August 13, 2020

We flew in from Houston via LAX and Honolulu last Monday, Aug. 3, and were screened at the Guam International Airport. Flying through so many airports in one week, through Narita, San Francisco, Houston IAH, Hobby airports, San Antonio, I did not get screened, or temperature checked even once. After nearly 20 hours of planes and airports, I wanted a wheelchair on landing at SAT. 

On Guam, you can't enter a restaurant or a mall...

Guam will revert to Pandemic Condition of Readiness 1 beginning this weekend in the wake of a new wave of Covid-19 positive cases.

Guam has 41 new Covid-19 positive cases from Aug. 12 tests, according to Dr. Vince Akimoto, family doctor at American Medical Center. Total number of Covid cases on Guam is hitting 500.

Press Secretary Krystal Paco San Agustin said an official announcement has yet to be made "but we are working to pr...

August 13, 2020

Guam Delegate Michael San Nicolas made a mark for defeating the once unbeatable Madeleine Bordallo, who everyone thought was glued forever to the congressional seat.

  

He is smart, aggressive, enigmatic and full of youthful idealism. But, serving his first term in the U.S. House of Representatives, the young delegate was off to a bad start. He is facing an investigation by the House ethics committee for allegedly having an...

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The Governor's Complex in Adelup temporarily shut down beginning today until further notice, while Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero and Lt. Gov. Josh Tenorio are in isolation  after testing positive for Covid 19.

Guam has 41 new Covid-19 positive cases from Aug. 12 tests, according to Dr. Vince Akimoto, family doctor at the American Medical Center, one of the test sites on Guam.
 

This is the biggest wave since the first thr...

Lt. Gov. Josh Tenorio announced Wednesday night he tested positive for Covid-19.

He issued the following statement:

"After receiving the negative test result and following the Department of Public Health and Social Services protocol, I continued to monitor myself for symptoms, wore a face mask, and practiced social distancing.

"However, this afternoon, I began to exhibit mild symptoms, including a slight fever, chills, and a cou...

The Guam International Airport Authority (GIAA) received notice from the Department of Defense (DoD) that a service member arriving on a civilian flight from Honolulu Wednesday evening had tested positive for Covid-19. 

The confirmed case will be reflected in Guam’s overall Covid-19 case count once the DPHSS Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity Program and Office of Epidemiology and Research has been officially notified.

Out of...

Guam Democrats welcomed the selection of Kamala Harris as the party's nominee for vice president nominee alongside the presumptive presidential candidate, Joe Biden. 

The Guam Democratic Party issued the following statement:

"Harris has an extensive background in law and in working with the grassroots in her various positions as lawyer, district attorney in the state of California and as a United States senator....

The Covid-19 tally on Guam continues to mount with 15 new positive cases reported today, Aug. 12, bringing the total to 449.

Of the 15 cases, four  were identified through contact tracing, two reported recent travel from the mainland U.S. and were identified in a quarantine facility. 

Another large group, consisting of 16 positive cases, was detected on Tuesday. A total of 37 new cases have been detected...

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