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  1. Postcard Home: Bonjour from Wallis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Samoa News

    The American Samoa Team as they walked in the parade that was a part of the welcoming ceremony for the Pacific Mini Games this year.

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  2. Uluiyata fails to deliverRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Fiji Times

    ... irst represented the nation at the 2013 World Youth Championships in Ukraine and the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna.

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  3. Uluiyata out to improve his timeRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | Fiji Times

    ... represented Fiji in the World Youth Championships in Ukraine in 2013 and also at the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna. "My aim is to improve my time and I will be running in memory of my mum," said the soft-spoken lad. Funding for the trip is ...

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  4. Daren Kamali awarded international residency in Io...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Scoop

    ... writers and networks, and sharing my Pacific knowledge and stories." Born in Fiji, Daren is of Fijian, Wallis and Futuna and Scottish heritage, and moved to New Zealand in 1992. Daren's work is inspired from the Pacific Ocean, particularly drawing ...

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  5. Banz's targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Fiji Times

    ... the Cook Islands last week. But he improved his personal best to 10.33s during the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna last year which was another meet record. With his current time, he could be inching towards the Olympics but up next on his ...

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  6. Series of quakes strike off South...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 29 | Suria

    A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the South Pacific islands of Wallis and Futuna in the early hours of Monday, following another powerful earthquake off Tonga.

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  7. Series of quakes strike off South Pacific islandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A strong 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck off the South Pacific islands of Wallis and Futuna in the early hours of Monday, following another powerful earthquake off Tonga.

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  8. No tsunami threat to Hawaii after 2 South Pacific quakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... estimates the earthquake's magnitude at 6.7. It was centered about 127 miles south southeast of Mata-Uta, Wallis and Futuna; 267 miles west southwest of Apia, Samoa and 348 miles east northeast of Lambasa, Fiji at a depth of about 6.2 miles. ...

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  9. Athletics eye good outingRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... aiming to improve his personal best time and also improve on the time he set at the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna last year." He said they had been training under the guidance of Jone Delai at the ANZ Stadium and had been running fast ...

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  10. Ratulu's dream as a sailor beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... ympics," said Hazelman who will be competing in the laser standard event. More than 120 sailors from Fiji, Wallis and Futuna, Australia, New-Zealand and New Caledonia will be participating in the competition.

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  11. Sailing showdownRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Fiji Times

    FIJI will feature in three events at the Oceania Sailing competition that will be held in Noumea, New Caledonia from June 7 to 10. Organisers are predicting 120 sailors to compete in the event which will have five categories - Optimist, Laser, Hobie 16, Kitesurf and Elliott 6. "More than 120 sailors from Fiji, Wallis and Futuna, Australia, ... (more)

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  12. Sailing showdownRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Fiji Times

    FIJI will feature in three events at the Oceania Sailing competition that will be held in Noumea, New Caledonia from June 7 to 10. Organisers are predicting 120 sailors to compete in the event which will have five categories - Optimist, Laser, Hobie 16, Kitesurf and Elliott 6. "More than 120 sailors from Fiji, Wallis and Futuna, Australia, ... (more)

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  13. Not a great day, but a better eveningRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | W2LJ's Blog

    ... I used QRO power (75 Watts), I was able to snare two good ones - E51KJW, South Cook Island and FW5JJ, Wallis and Futuna Islands. I had to work FW5JJ twice, as the first time he had me in his log as "W2LO". Big time dilemma. At that point, what do ...

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  14. The K7RA Solar UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | QST

    ... with a K at 1. Nevertheless I heard a very, very weak CW signal! Further investigation revealed FW5JJ in Wallis and Futuna! A few RST exchanges and a short QSO on 18.082 MHz on May 24 at 2156 UTC." Here is what running the numbers for that day on ...

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  15. Not a great day, but a better eveningRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | W2LJ's Blog

    ... I used QRO power (75 Watts), I was able to snare two good ones - E51KJW, South Cook Island and FW5JJ, Wallis and Futuna Islands. I had to work FW5JJ twice, as the first time he had me in his log as "W2LO". Big time dilemma. At that point, what do ...

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  16. Lifters aim highRead the original story

    May 26, 2014 | Fiji Times

    ... forward to positive results at the event. Malani, who won three gold medals at the Pacific Mini Games in Wallis and Futuna last year, is among the favourites in her category. "She will face stiff competition from lifters from Australia, New Zealand, ...

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  17. Taking stock of parliamentarians' activityRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Deutsche Welle

    ... certainly Maurice Ponga, who represents the French Pacific Islands (New Caledonia, French Polynesia, and Wallis and Futuna). Since the islands are part of the French state, they are treated just like other regions in France - including ...

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  18. Pacific music gig brings international flavourRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Scoop

    ... newest category the FLAVA Best International Group. The New Caledonia group that consists of members of Wallis and Futuna origin, are up against artists Fiji and Spawnbreezie - popular US based musicians who have had plenty of commercial airplay on ...

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  19. Women call for end to military bases in Asia-Pacif...Read the original story

    Apr 27, 2014 | Scoop

    ... Hawai'i under the USA, Rapanui under Chile, French Polynesia/Te Ao Maohi, Kanaky (New Caledonia), Wallis and Futuna annexed under France, and West Papua under Indonesia. WILPF has its hundredth anniversary in April 2015 and they invite all women in ...

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  20. Women call for end to military bases in Asia-PacificRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2014 | Scoop

    ... Hawai'i under the USA, Rapanui under Chile, French Polynesia/Te Ao Maohi, Kanaky (New Caledonia), Wallis and Futuna annexed under France, and West Papua under Indonesia. WILPF has its hundredth anniversary in April 2015 and they invite all women in ...

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