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Archive - Dec 14, 2011

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Loka i le 5 tausaga i le gaoi

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O le alii e 19 tausaga lea na o latou osofaia ma nisi le faleoloa o le SamoaOne.com i Tafuna, ua fa’asala e le Fa’amasinoga Maualuga i le to’ese i Tafuna mo le umi e 5 tausaga, o se tasi lea o tuutuuga o lana faanofovaavaaia e 15 tausaga.



“E tutusa lava le oti ona o pili falema’i ma le oti pili ASPA”

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E le’i taliaina e nisi o le atunu’u saunoaga a le kovana sili e faapea, e tua siitaga a le ASPA i le moli matagi ma le fagu karasini, ae o tua o si’itaga a le falema’i o le oti, na taua e nisi na mafai ona fesiligia e le Samoa News i lenei mataupu, e talitonu latou e tutusa lava le oti ona o siitaga a le falema’i ma le oti ona o siitaga a le ASPA.



FA’AFIAFIAGA I LE SA’ILIGA MANAIA & TAUSALA A KANANA FOU

E le ma’ima’i lava nai tama o le Tauga ‘Apu, o se fa’afiafiaga na tatala aloa’ia ai le po mo le sa’iliga o se Tausala ma se Manaia a le a’oga maualuga a Kanana Fou, i le afiafi o le Aso Faraile o le vaiaso ua mavae.
 



Tala o Faamasinoga

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GAFATASI TAVEUVEU & LOGO FAAMAUSILI

O alii talavou e toalua ia o lo o tu’ua’ia i lo la fa’ao’o o ni manu’a i se isi alii i le nu’u o Se’etaga, e ala i lo la fa’aaogaina o se fagupia ma o la lima, ua fa’atulaga e le Fa’amasinoga Maualuga le aso 4 Iulai 2012 e faia ai le la fa’amasinoga autu, e ui o lo o fa’aauau pea talanoaga a itu e lua mo se maliliega.



Tala ‘oto’oto o le Pasefika

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LE SOLOMULI LE VAEGA A O’NEILL I PAPUA NIU KINI

Ua o’o nei i le aso lona tolu o lenei fa’alavelave i le va o le faigamalo a Papua Niu Kini, ina ua taumafai se tasi o ta’ita’i o le malo, o Peter O’Neill e fa’amalosi ‘ese ia le ali’i palemia, o Sir Michael Somare, mai i lona tofiga, ina ua fai sina umi o to’esea Sir Michael mai i le atunu’u, ona o si’iga gasegase i atunu’u i fafo.



Fautuaina le atunuu e faitau le ripoti a le NOAA

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A’o fa’aauau ai pea ona fa’aalia finagalo tete’e o le atunuu fa’asaga i le mataupu lea o lo o taumafai mai ai le Vaega o le NOAA, ina ia fa’aopoopo ogasami e fa’asa ona fagotaina o lo o i lalo o le latou va’ava’aiga i le taimi nei, nisi o ogasami mai le itu i Sasa’e o le atunuu, ua fautuaina ai e le kovana sili le atunu’u ina ia faitau muamua i le ripoti a le NOAA sa tu’uina mai, o lo o fa’amanino mai ai le mafua’aga o lea fuafuaga, ona fa’atoa faaleo ai lea o a latou faitioga.



Fesiligia nisi le faamaoni o ASPA i ana folafolaga

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O le mataupu lea na fesiligia ai e Senatoa Velega Savali Jr le Pulega a le Faalapotopotoga o le Eletise ma le Suavai, i lo latou le tausisia lea o a latou folafolaga sa faia, i le ono maua lea o se faamama avega mo le pili eletise a le atunuu, pe afai ae maea ona totogi le latou aitalafu e $2.8 miliona, ona lagalaga ai nisi o finagalo o le atunuu ma o latou fesiligia ai le faamaoni o le ASPA i ana folafolaga ua maea ona tuuina atu i le Fono.



ASG Softball Slow Pitch Co-Ed Tournament winners

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The 2011 American Samoa Government (ASG) Softball Slow Pitch Co-ed Tournament came to an end with the Department of Public Safety (DPS) who teamed up the the Emergency Medical Services (EMS), DPS/EMS taking the championship title this past Friday 12/9 at the Tony Solaita Baseball Field when they were able to down the team of Department of Human Resources (DHR) by a score of 19-9, leaving DHR to take 2nd place overall.

Third place overall went to Department of Public Works (DPW) when they defeated Blue Sky 12-10 also on Friday, leaving 4th place overall for Blue Sky.



ASSAC nixes CPO’s voluntary withdrawal claim

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American Samoa Services Associate Corporation (ASSAC) says it has not voluntarily withdrawn its proposal for the call center project as local acting CPO Ivy Taufa’asau says it did, becausethe territorial government didn’t even ‘mention the possibility’ of a 50/50 match fund requirement, until months after it had submitted its proposal.



Uncertain subsidies drive rate hikes at LBJ

LBJ projects $10 Million shortfall for FY 2012
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Faced with serious financial woes, the LBJ Medical Center is projecting a shortfall of more than $10 million for the current fiscal year 2012, and the hospital plans to move forward with facility rate increases on Christmas Eve.