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No changes will be made to ballot form

No changes will be made to the ballot forms that have already been designed for the November 6 general elections. Election Commissioner Dr. Lealofi Uiagalelei acknowledges the concerns which were raised by Governor Lolo Moliga […]

SPA hosts congressional forum Wednesday

South Pacific Academy is hosting a Meet the Congressional Candidates Forum Wednesday, October 17, at the SPA Gymnasium. Only two of the three candidates whose names will be on the ballot will participate: Meleagi Suitonu […]

ASCC Business Ambassadors host congressional forum

The  American Samoa Community College is organizing a Congressional Forum for next Tuesday, October 23rd from 12:30 to 1:50 pm in the ASCC Multi Purpose Center. Incumbent Aumua Amata Coleman Radewagen, along with challengers Tuika […]

Five more days to apply for food relief

There’s just five more days to register for Disaster Relief Food Assistance and the Department of Human and Social Services is encouraging families to sign up before the deadline, The last day to apply is […]

How the numbers stack up in 2017 Statistical Yearbook

The 2017 American Samoa Statistical Yearbook released today by the Department of Commerce again highlights the territory’s declining birthrate. The number of births has decline significantly since 2012 with the exception of 2015 which had […]

Man serves 8 months jail time in drug case

A man who pleaded guilty to possession of drugs was yesterday sentenced to 20 months in prison without release except for genuine medical emergencies or by prior approval of the court. All but 12 months […]

ASTCA says no problem with Hawaiki service

In the past two weeks, residential and commercial customers of the American Samoa Telecommunications Authority, especially in the Tuala-uta District have reported slow internet and intermittent outages. When asked for an explanation, ASTCA Acting Director […]