American Samoa Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. PNG Tsunami Threat Mostly PassedRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | Scoop

    ... BE FOUND ON THE INTERNET AT EARTHQUAKE.USGS.GOV/EARTHQUAKES -ALL LOWER CASE-. * COASTAL REGIONS OF HAWAII... AMERICAN SAMOA... GUAM... AND CNMI SHOULD REFER TO PACIFIC TSUNAMI WARNING CENTER MESSAGES SPECIFICALLY FOR THOSE PLACES THAT CAN BE FOUND ...

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  2. Video: Only One Local on the Poly-...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Samoa News

    Tafuna High School football Warrior Abraham Maiava benching 4 plates of 45 pounders at his regular workout. He will be representing American Samoa in the 4th Annual Polynesian All American All Star Bowl Game on Saturday Jan. 18, 2014.

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  3. Oregon State lands Tafuna High...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... class. [photo: Barry Markowitz] Oregon State bolstered the depth of their offensive line today as Pago Pago (American Samoa) Tafuna athlete Fred Lauina committed to play for the Beavers. The 6-foot-3, 260 pound athlete plays offensive tackle, but ...

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  4. USEPA awards over $100,000 to...Read the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... employees and visitors to the Pacific Territories will be able to breathe cleaner, healthier air." * American Samoa Power Authority received $28,494 to offsetting the cost differential to purchase Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) to power island ...

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  5. DOI awards scholarships for 2015 American Samoa Jr StatesmenRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... Affairs, cover all tuition costs ($4,950 for Stanford and Princeton) and round trip transportation. The American Samoa recipients are: Tedy Barber, Faga'itua High School, JSA Summer School located at Stanford; John Iosefo, Tafuna High School, JSA ...

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  6. Fono BriefsRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... reports, Sanitoa also reminded his fellow lawmakers that the Fono is yet to resolve the budget for the American Samoa Power Authority, as the previous legislature only approved a 4-month budget for the semi-autonomous agency. The Tualauta faipule is ...

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  7. Boys and Girls Club hosts "Open...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Samoa News

    In this Sept. 11, 2013 file photo, Boys & Girls Clubs of American Samoa members, staff and management participated in a nationwide Boys & Girls Clubs of America 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance project.

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  8. Community BriefsRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... the Fourteenth Amendment of the U.S. Constitution guarantees birthright citizenship to people born in American Samoa'. The motion also states that any brief filed in this case may be joined by other professors and scholars of constitutional law and ...

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  9. July 4th will be honored, along...Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Samoa News

    For the first time, in a very long time, American Samoa is preparing a special ceremony, including a parade, to mark the United States' birthday on the 4th of July this Thursday, which is a national holiday. Gov. Lolo Matalasi Moliga declared Thursday a local holiday and he is scheduled to deliver special remarks during the celebration, set to get underway after 7:30a.m. at the Su'igaula o le Atuvasa malae at Utulei Beach.

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  10. Fa'amaoni John Utu 2nd 1602 recipient charged by fedsRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... Electronic court records state that that the defendant was arraigned Mar. 17 via video teleconferencing from American Samoa and entered a not guilty pled before U.S. Magistrate Judge G. Michael Harvey. He appeared for arraignment, which was also the ...

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  11. Governor credits U.S. Senate for...Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... said he sent last Friday the letters thanking the two senators for the their help in making this possible for American Samoa. He went on to explain why the measure came through the Democratically controlled Senate instead of the the usual route ...

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  12. JROTC Command Formal Inspection...Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Samoa News

    On Wednesday February 29, the American Samoa Multiple School Units Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps programs concluded their Command Formal Inspection , with the six local high schools that host the JROTC program - Faga'itua, Samoana, Tafuna, Manu'a, Leone and Kanana Fou High Schools. The inspection team was composed of members from the University of Hawaii Manoa, Reserve Officer Training Corps program, which included Lieutenant Colonel Kevin McKay and Captain Jesus Cruz.

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  13. OPM: Gasoline price up by 7 per...Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... per gallon hike for the Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD), which is used for the eleven generators at the American Samoa Power Authority's temporary power generation system (TPGS) in Satala, and the ULSD road diesel used by Education Department school ...

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  14. New ASG scholarship proposed - for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... singing brought loud applause from the audience. She says there is a lot of musical talent among students in American Samoa; and, as a member of the Scholarship Board, "I would like to initiate a scholarship specifically for music oriented ...

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  15. "The giant taught us the principles of democracy . . . when do we get to practice them?"..Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... American citizens are being denied voting rights (among other things) because they live in Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa or any number of other U.S. territories. "More than 4 million people live in U.S. territories. More than 98 percent of them ...

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  16. Veterans Organizations Back Rep. Rice's BRAVE ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | LongIsland.com

    ... Paul Cook (R-CA), and their cosponsors include Reps. Mark Takano (D-CA), Aumua Amata Coleman Radewagen (R-American Samoa), Ann McLane Kuster (D-NH), Ralph Abraham (R-LA) and John Garamendi (D-CA). Testifying before the Subcommittee yesterday, VFW ...

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  17. Man sentenced for killing SC woman, putting her in containerRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2015 | WBTV

    ... girlfriend's body was in a plastic storage container. Deputies say 25-year-old Temukisa Enele from Pago Pago, American Samoa, died after she was stabbed several times. Investigators have sayd they were not sure why Toese drove to the McDonald's ...

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  18. Maori delegation visits Guam to prepare for FestPacRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Pacific Daily News

    ... appreciation of one another. The 27 Pacific island countries and territories expected at the festival are: American Samoa; Australia; Cook Islands; Easter Island; Federated States of Micronesia; Fiji; French Polynesia; Guam; Hawaii; Kiribati; ...

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  19. Xmas Xtras: Let Tradewinds cook...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... today by calling 699-1000. The staff and management of Tradewinds Hotel and Equator Restaurant thank you - American Samoa - for your continued patronage and look forward to serving you in the New Year. "Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, from the ...

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  20. Further cuts for CNMI in Obama...Read the original story

    Mar 24, 2015 | Samoa News

    ... with mandates is a bit lower than those shown by other territories, resulting in a decrease in funding. American Samoa is scheduled to receive $9.9 million in CIP funding in FY 2013, while Guam will get $6.1 million. The U.S. Virgin Islands will get ...

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