Adelup temporarily shuts down; Guam has 41 new Covid cases


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 three cases on Guam were detected on March 14.

"(This) might mean that there are 400 new Covid-infected people in the villages of Guam. We need contact tracing," Akimoto said.

In Adelup, the governor's chief of staff Jon Junior Calvo wrote in a memo today, stating, "In continued response to the recent known positive Covid-1