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13 Nov 2018 description

The chairman of the Northern Marianas Board of Education wants the public school system to resume classes within two weeks.

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09 Nov 2018 description

SAIPAN, MP — Effective tomorrow, Friday, November 9, 2018, three Disaster Recovery Centers (DRCs) will be open to assist residents who suffered damages and property loss due to Typhoon Yutu and Typhoon Mangkhut. The DRCs will open in Tinian, Saipan, and Rota.

05 Nov 2018 description

Release date: November 4, 2018

Release Number: MP 15782-02

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S Small Business Administration today announced the opening of an SBA Business Recovery Center in Saipan to provide a wide range of services to businesses impacted by Super Typhoon Yutu that occurred Oct. 24–26, 2018. The center will open as indicated below.

05 Nov 2018 description

Around 1000 Palauans are estimated to have been affected by the Super Typhoon Yutu that devastated the Northern Marianas last month.

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04 Nov 2018 description
report Team Rubicon

Team Rubicon USA is the first WHO-verified NGO in North America, and is deploying an EMT domestically that is operating within the standards developed for the verification process

04 Nov 2018 description

A price freeze has been announced by the Northern Marianas Governor in a move aimed at stopping unscrupulous retailers from taking advantage of people reeling from the devastation brought about by last week's Super Typhoon Yutu.

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04 Nov 2018 description

The Northern Marianas governor says about 800 people are still living in emergency shelter more than a week after Typhoon Yutu.

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02 Nov 2018 description

It may take a year for power to be fully restored to the Northern Marianas island of Tinian after last week's Super Typhoon, according to the local mayor.

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01 Nov 2018 description

It could take up to two months for public schools in the Northern Marianas to reopen because of damage inflicted by last week's Super Typhoon Yutu.

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01 Nov 2018 description
report Direct Relief

Access to clean water remains a challenge in the Northern Mariana Islands after 180 mile-per-hour winds decimated landscape.

By Lara Cooper
OCTOBER 31, 2018 11:21 AM

Residents in the Northern Mariana Islands are still reeling from the damage wrought by Super Typhoon Yutu earlier this month, and a key shipment of medical aid is on its way to the region containing essential items, including enough water purification supplies to provide 40,000 liters of drinking water.

31 Oct 2018 description

Last week's Super Typhoon Yutu destroyed over 500 homes and left over 1000 people homeless in the Northern Marianas.

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30 Oct 2018 description
report American Red Cross

Typhoon Yutu destroyed home after home on the Northern Mariana Islands last week, leaving people without power, water and other basic necessities in heat that feels like it’s more than 100 degrees. The American Red Cross is mobilizing disaster workers and supplies to help those in need on the islands.

The islands are located southeast of Japan and are divided into two U.S. jurisdictions – the Northern Mariana Islands and the territory of Guam.

30 Oct 2018 description

Release date: October 29, 2018 Release Number: DR-4404-MP NR 003

On Sunday, October 28, 2018, CNMI Leadership and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) conducted a Post-Declaration Damage Assessment.

30 Oct 2018 description

The Northern Marianas has postponed its elections by a week, as the territory reels from Typhoon Yutu.

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30 Oct 2018 description

The Northern Marianas island of Tinian will have to wait three months for power to be restored to at least half the island after last week's Super Typhoon.

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29 Oct 2018 description

A category 5 typhoon, Typhoon 31W Yutu, made landfall in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) in the early morning of October 24, 2018. Major damage to homes and infrastructure has been sustained on the islands of Saipan and Tinian. The hospital and emergency room (ER) maintained operations throughout Super Typhoon Yutu.

29 Oct 2018 description

Colombia - Dengue - 23/10/18

El Instituto Nacional de Salud (INS) informó que unos 30.000 casos de dengue se reportaron este año en Colombia.

29 Oct 2018 description
  • Following its passage over the Northern Mariana Islands as an intense typhoon, YUTU ("Rosita" in the Philippines) weakened as it continued west. On 29 October at 0.00 UTC its centre was located approx. 440 km east of Dilasag Town (Central Luzon Region, Philippines), with maximum sustained winds of 167 km/h (typhoon).