"If I didn't say anything, they would've just swept it under the rug,” said Gary Guile, the parent who alleges his 5-year-old autistic son was abused by his Price Elementary School teacher. 

Defense seeks acquittal in Torre murder trial

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 Written by Donna De Jesus
Published in Guam News
Right after the prosecution rested its case in chief in the trial of former police officer Mark Torre Jr., the defense filed a motion to acquit Torre of murder.

Guam, Saipan diocese react to sex abuse allegations against retired bishop

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 Written by Janela Carrera
Published in Guam News
Melvin Duenas says he was repeatedly raped by the now-retired bishop in the early 1970s.
In addition to Bill 4, Aguon also introduced companion legislation, bill 5, which would de link the salaries of cabinet members to the executive branch. 
Over 1,000 island residents were polled by Simon Sanchez students to determine their stance on recreational Marijuana. The results indicate that a sample of Guam's population may not yet be ready for the recreational drug.
"When we go through everything in here, my biggest question is what're you doing? What are you really gonna do with the money?," quipped Senator Joe San Agustin in regards to GDOE's FY18 budget proposal. 

Man arrested for assaulting his girlfriend's daughter

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 Written by
Published in Guam News
34-year-old Fritz Hartman was arrested for assaulting a 14-year-old girl after she showed her mother marks on her neck Monday morning.
The Guam Fire Department recognized two firefighters with a distinguished award that only 1,204 individuals receive worldwide. 

High surf advisory in effect until 6 p.m. Friday

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 Written by
Published in Guam News
Due to large swells across the Marianas waters, a high surf advisory remains in effect until Friday evening.
Half Day Professional Development for selected schools has been scheduled for Wed., Feb. 15, 2017.