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A dead whale has been found in Afono, and may be a new species in our waters. Alden Tagarino, a wildlife biologist for the Department of Marine and Wildlife Resources told Samoa News that the dead whale was stranded on the beach adjacent to the school in Afono, and was found on Monday, Feb. 25 Officer Maiava of the DPS Marine Patrol Division ... (more)
Tri Marine is awaiting a federal Army Corps of Engineers permit to repair this broken seawall in Atu'u, and to fill in a small shallow area of the ocean behind the photographer.
Losing an hour of sleep due to the advent of daylight saving time didn't seem to be a problem for folks who were out enjoying the sunshine in Marietta Sunday.
Former assistant attorney general Jeremy Kirkland was early this year appointed as the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development counsel to the Inspector General.
Dozens gathered to remember a beloved local fisherman who was killed in a freak accident during a tuna fishing trip off the coast of American Samoa.
More than 500 public school teachers are today taking the Praxis I test, which Education Department director Vaitinasa Dr. Salu Hunkin-Finau says "is a basic competency test for teachers."
In its desire to adjust the wages of its employees, the Northern Marianas College will be reviewing the current tuition rate and fees it charges students.
Most Americans will set their clocks 60 minutes forward before heading to bed Saturday night.
Once signed into law by Gov. Lolo M. Moliga, American Samoa will have its first ever legislation outlawing Human Trafficking and Involuntary Servitude in the territory, as the House version of the bill was approved in an unanimous vote in the Senate yesterday.
Clocks will be set ahead by one hour tonight in much of America, as 2 a.m. will become 3 a.m. early Sunday, March 9. Among the states, only Hawaii and much of Arizona will keep their clocks set to Standard Time.
Custodian Ray Keen inspects a clock face before changing the time on a 100-year-old clock atop the Clay County Courthouse in Kansas Saturday.
The County Council, by an 8-0 vote, approved Bonnie S. Nims to the six-year post, which has been vacant more than a year.
A new National Park Service report shows that 10,440 visitors to the National Park of American Samoa in 2012 spent $562,800 in villages near the park.
Renato Curto, the chief executive officer and majority shareholder of Tri Marine Group - the U.S. based company looking at setting up a cannery in American Samoa next year under its local subsidiary Samoa Tuna Processors Inc. - has joined other local and off-island potential investors pledging their support of the locally based Community Bank of ... (more)
Lewis Wolman, Bluesky's Country Manager for American Samoa, and Puleleiite Tufele, Bluesky's Chief Technology Officer officially present a $20,000 check to the American Samoa Rugby Union for the territory's national rugby team - Talavalu - to help them in their historic participation in the Hong Kong 7's.