Governor defends ASG’s no vote on LVPA

Governor Lolo Moliga defends the position of ASG in voting no on four recommendations of the Western Pacific Fisheries Management Council relating to the Large Vessel Prohibited Area. Speaking to KHJ News yesterday, the governor […]

Victim wants her father locked up forever

A 36 year-old man found guilty of 40 sexual assault charges performed on his biological daughter has been sent to jail for seven years. And if the daughter had her way, he will never be […]

Pala Lagoon Swimming Center begins classes

The main reason why the Pago Pago Rotary Club was determined to build a community swimming pool was to teach the children and young people how to swim. Since the pool opened in January  it […]

Senate turns down conference on marriage bill

The Senate has turned down a request from the House of Representatives for a conference committee to discuss the marriage age bill which the Senate rejected Monday. A notification from  the Senate Secretary Leoo Vaa […]

Young woman safely rescued in Vaitogi

A 20 year-old female was rescued from the rough seas of Vaitogi late yesterday afternoon and is alive and well. It’s not known how the young woman got into the ocean but police received a […]

How group care cuts waiting time at clinic

One of the promised benefits of a new pilot program being trialed at the Pre Natal Clinic of LBJ Hospital, is cutting the waiting time for expectant mothers to see the doctor. Yesterday saw the […]

Deputy PM criticizes opponents of landbill

Samoa’s Deputy Prime Minister, Fiame Naomi Mataafa, has attacked several Members of Parliament (MPs)  for speaking against a bill to alienate customary land. She was responding to criticism during debate on the Customary Land Alienation […]