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Man who turned Hawaiian Air around is retiring

Hawaiian Airlines today announced the planned retirement of Mark Dunkerley, president and chief executive officer, and the selection of Peter Ingram, executive vice president and chief commercial officer, to replace Dunkerley, effective March 1, 2018. A press […]

Ex-cop arrested in drug raid has left the island

The ex cop who was arrested following a drug raid last Thursday at his home in Alofau, Steve Tuato’o, is believed to have left the island. Tuato’o and two others, Taputimu resident, Cody Christian Wood, […]

TAOA hosts King & Queen pageant

It’s a pageant with a difference. Contestants have to be at lest 60 years old and two will be selected on to be the King and Queen of TAOA. Director of the Territorial Administration on […]

Climate Change Task Force plans tree planting

The Governor’s Climate Change Task Force is planning a tree planting activity to help off set the territory’s carbon footprint which has been linked to sea level rise. Task Force member, Ameko Pato, Director of […]

U17 Beach Handball Team get training assistance

The President of the American Samoa Handball Association Carl Sagapolutele had good news to report on his return from the 36th Congress of the International Handball Federation in Turkey. Floor was part of the delegation […]

Slow internet affecting ASG depts and Post Office

KHJ News is receiving reports from various government departments that their work is not getting done because of slow or non existent internet service, Some employees are seen regularly with their laptops or Ipads at […]

Las Vegas a popular meeting place for ASG

The city of Las Vegas is turning out to be a popular meeting place for ASG officials. Last week Governor Lolo Moliga met in Las Vegas with StarKist President and CEO, Mr. Robert Choe. Two […]

All’s set for finals of Fautasi Ocean Challenge

The Veterans Day holiday last Friday presented ideal conditions for the preliminary heats of the Fautasi Ocean Challenge. The final race is set for November 24 and the first prize money is $15,000. Deputy Director […]

ASTCA is investigating cut BlueSky fiber

The American Samoa Telecommunications Authority is conducting an investigation into the incident which resulted in an outage of BlueSky service last Thursday. The Executive Director of ASTCA, Puleleiite Tufele Li’amatua Jr., said in an email […]