Search continues for Alex Peric & Anthony Leota

Monday, August 19
The search continue for cousins Alex Peric and Anthony Leota who disappeared in the sea off Utumea Beach yesterday afternoon while on a church youth outing. Today divers from the... Read More at

Two boys missing at sea in Utumea

Sunday, August 18
Two young men are missing after they were swept out by strong currents while swimming at Utumea this morning.  The boys were part of a church youth group having a... Read More at

Women police meet before police chiefs’ pow wow

Friday, August 16
Along with the Pacific Islands Chief of Police Conference which is meeting here next week, American Samoa is also hosting the Womens Advisory Network or WAN Chairs Meeting, This is... Read More at

Amata tops in nominating women to service academies

Friday, August 16
Congresswoman Aumua Amata Radewagen topped all US lawmakers in nominating women to the nation’s service academies, according to a Yale Law School study. KHJ News Washington D?C? correspondent... Read More at

Manono moves to stop banishment rule

Friday, August 16
Villages in Samoa are moving to do away with the practice of banishment of people from the village of residence if they commit offenses within the village. A givernment initiative... Read More at

Wayland Baptist University opens new location

Friday, August 16
Wayland Baptist University officially opened its new location this morning with a ribbon cutting ceremony and a tour of the new facilities. Wayland opened last year at Manumalo Academy in... Read More at

20 months for driving with suspended license

Friday, August 16
A man convicted of driving after his license was permanently suspended has been sentenced to 20 months in jail. The Samoa News reports that 45 year old Alema Filisounuu has... Read More at

KVZK-TV to merge with ASTCA

Friday, August 16
The Lolo Lemanu Administration is pursuing plans to merge the government owned television station, KVZK-TV with the American Samoa Telecommunications Authority. Employees of the TV station were informed of... Read More at

Heads of National Weather Services meet here

Thursday, August 15
The head of the National Weather Service from Washington DC. will be in the territory at the end of this month for the annual meeting of managers of US National... Read More at

Health inspections raking in new revenues for ASG

Thursday, August 15
Stepped up inspections of business premises by the Department of Health is apparently raking in new money for ASG. Staff at the Department of Commerce report that the inspections are... Read More at