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Governor and Cabinet pay tribute to fallen comrade

Yesterday’s cabinet meeting started with a moment of silence for Director of Human and Social Service, Taeaoafua Dr. Meki Solomona, who died suddenly after collapsing at his office early this week, And when the mic […]

LBJ scan is not scanning

The LBJ Hospital’s cat scan is still down. The MRI scanner has been down for more than two months now and parts were flown in recently to repair it however it is till not operable. […]

Island Fashion Show at Tradewinds

“Know Your Island Fashion Show” takes place tonight at the Tradewinds Hotel Pavilion. Organized by the International Community, Holy Family Parish, the parade will showcase styles and fashions of all sizes and for a variety […]

House committee vote against 4-year public colleges

Legislation to open access to 4-year public colleges in American Samoa and the Northern Marianas lost by 1 vote in House Committee Tuesday. We go to our correspondent in Washington DC Matt Kaye for details: Northern […]

Carls Jr to offer more customer seating

At the 10th anniversary of Carl’s Jr. yesterday, it was announced that an expansion of the popular fast food restaurant should be ready by Flag Day next year Owner Barry Forsgren said they’re taking up more […]

Dengue kills four in Samoa

Four deaths have been confirmed in the latest dengue fever outbreak in Samoa which was detected last October. This was confirmed by the Ministry of Health which said in a statement that blood samples were […]

Carls Jr says thanks for ten years of support

Carls Jr at Laufou in Nu’uuli turned ten today and the popular fast food restaurant hosted a celebration to say thank you to customers for their support. It was the larger than usual char broiled […]

Governor congratulates new Miss Pacific Islands

Governor Lolo Moliga has congratulated Miss American Samoa Matauaina Gwendolyn Toomalatai for winning the 2017 Miss Pacific Islands Pageant. In a statement issued today the Governor said, “We have always been proud of all the […]