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The Fagaalu accident backed up traffic for while and involved four government agencies because oil spilled on the main road after an aiga bus and a McConnell Dowell pickup collided.
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The Lolo-Lemanu Administration is looking at regulating cultural contributions within the government, with Governor Lolo Matalasi Moliga noting his concern over the impact of "fa'alavelave" financial contributions on families with very little income, particularly when they are forced to give beyond their economic means.
Funeral services have been scheduled for a central Indiana teenager teen who died when the plane he was piloting crashed over the Pacific Ocean off the coast of American Samoa.
Rescuers continue to face major hurdles in their search for Plainfield resident Babar Suleman, whose plane crashed off the coast of American Samoa last week.
The American Samoa Community College chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society held its fall 2011 induction ceremony on Friday, October 12, welcoming 16 new members who took the oath of allegiance into the prestigious nationwide organization.
This past Wednesday morning, the Homeland Security Headquarters in Tafuna hosted a full day of discussions with local government department stakeholders and the media about different ideas and ways American Samoa can guard against natural disasters and life threatening hazards.
Eight members of the Bah' Faith National Governing Council for Samoa and American Samoa, known as the National Spiritual Assembly, are leaving this week for the Holy Land to attend the Eleventh International Baha'i Convention to be held in Haifa, Israel from 25 April 03 May, 2013.
The Coast Guard has suspended the search for an Indiana man who went missing after he and his teenage son crashed their single-engine plane near Pago Pago Tuesday night.
Effective last month, the American Samoa Government remains on "high risk" status for all U.S. Department of Education funds due to ASG's failure to successfully address problems in fiscal accountability, however the local Department of Education is doing its part to successfully address any federal concerns pertaining to grants awarded to ASDOE.
The National Park of American Samoa, in partnership with the non-profit group American Conservation Experience , is sending four young Samoan employees on conservation internships to National Park Service sites on the mainland US.
Chief Election Officer Soliai Tuipine Fuimaono has appealed to American Samoa's qualified overseas voters to utilize the Election Office's website to expedite the process of requesting an absentee ballot, and the forms are available online.
ASG Tax Office Manager Melvin Joseph is projecting a surplus in tax revenue collections in the current fiscal year 2012, which ends next month, September 30. However, he has concerns that the tax revenue projections for the new fiscal year may be on the high side.
R: ,Manager of the Criminal Justice Planning Agency Jerome Ierome, Vaopunimatagi Reed-Vele, Fa'aalu Iuli Executive Director for the Alliance Against Family Violence, Deputy Attorney General Mitzie Jessop, Associate Judge Suapaia Edmund Pereira and Director of the Office of Insular Affairs, Nikolao Pula.
Being the eldest and only sister of four boys in a Samoa household is my best blessing.
Congressman Faleomavaega Eni smiled for a Samoa News photo yesterday morning along with one of the local residents who stopped to shake hands with him while he was waiving on the roadside fronting Utulei Beach.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 08:33 am
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