Treasurer blames himself for not reporting surplus

Treasurer Ueligitone Tonumaipe’a took the blame for not reporting the surplus or positivefund balance of $786,000 for Fiscal Year 2017 to the Fono for appropriation as the law requires. He told the Senate Budget and […]

Officer says he felt sorry for inmate

Police officer Tuluiga Richard Salanoa felt sorry for inmate Manu Lefatia so he let him out for an hour to see his girlfriend. As we reported yesterday Salanoa is charged with permitting escape and concealing […]

Fisheries Advisory Panel identify needs

Projects to develop fisheries topped the list of needs identified by fishermen from Hawai’i, American Samoa, Guam and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) during their March 15 and 16 meeting in Honolulu. […]

Logoai: FEMA should not tell us what to do

Voices were raised during a Senate hearing on the status of the new Fono Building project this morning. Conducted by the Chairman of the Public Works Committee, Senator Faamausili Mau Mau Jr., the witnesses were […]

Officer arrested for allowing escape of inmate

A police officer, Tuluiga Richard Salanoa, has been charged with permitting escape and concealing an offense, both Class D felonies. It’s alleged that early this month, Salanoa helped inmate Manu Lefatia escape from the Fagatogo […]

Businesses invited to join clean up for Flag Day

The Island Wide Clean Up Committee is calling on the business community for help in cleaning and beautifying their premises for Flag Day. As the territory nears the biggest celebration of the year, Flag Day, […]