Soliai goes to bat for Am. Samoa at world meeting

Director of the Department of Marine Resources, Archie Taotasi Soliai, has again made a plea for US tuna boats—that supply tuna to the local cannery—to be given Small Island Developing States (SIDS) status. He was […]

Tafuna wards off Leone in football championship

The Tafuna Warriors proved too strong for the determined Leone Lions in the Superbowl of high school football on Saturday. John Raynar reports… A championship for the ages between Leone and Tafuna on Saturday. Lions […]

Latest report from COVID-19 Task Force

On Tuesday, November 22, the COVID-19 Task Force discussed the state of COVID-19 in the territory, next steps for the Task Force, and the official re-opening of borders to include cruise ship tourism. For the […]

5th Buds & Suds Fishing Tournament underway

More than 100 anglers from the two Samoas are hoping to reel in some hefty catches in the 5th Buds and Suds fishing tournament, which went underway today. It’s sponsored by SOPAC American Samoa, in […]

Third MP resigns from HRPP and declares as Independent

The opposition Human Rights Protection Party (HRPP) has lost another member with the Member of Parliament for Va’a-o-Fonoti constituency, tendering his resignation from the party yesterday. Samoa Observer reports that first term member Mau’u Siaosi […]

Can Leone stop Tafuna on Saturday?

Can Leone clinch the championship from Tafuna? John Raynar gives a preview of the showdown between the Lions and the defending champs in high school football, the Warriors, on Saturday. For the first time, since […]


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