Opinion

Mo le Susuga i le Komesina Le’i; Fa’atulou atu i le paia o si tatou atunu’u ina ne’i sala se gagana, malu ave i fale sou finagalo. Ae ua laga se manatu ona o le lomiga a le nusipepa ia Fepuari 12, 2018 “Court Briefs”. O nei fa’asalalauga i luga o le televise ma le nusipepa, luga o le televise na e...
Monday evening, February 5, Samoa News photojournalist/columnist Barry Markowitz had his camera gear, laptop, ipad, local cell phone, medical prescriptions, blood sugar testing supplies and his cpap breathing machine seized by American Samoa’s Airport Customs for refusing to pay excise taxes on...
It’s often said that there are plenty more fish in the sea. For most of human history, that was true. From ancient Minoans to postwar industrial trawl fleets, mankind found wealth from harvesting more and more of the sea’s seemingly endless abundance of creatures. The more fishermen tried, the more...
E le tau mate sa tu i Fagalilo le tapa’au o le Alataua pe tua ma ni a le asō, a’o toe sa’afi’afiga o le soifua ma le tautua tuāvae a le afioga i le Faatonu, le fetalaiga iā Taeaoafua Dr. Meki Solomona. Se ua segia le mauli ma tau tuu fesili pe aisea na tutulu ai le lagi mauga, fai mai na faasifo i...
The sudden passing of Taeaoafua Dr. Meki Tavita Solomona, Director of the Department of Health and Social Services, is still being felt throughout the territory one week after he collapsed in his office, Monday, December 11, at about 11:30am of what is believed to have been a massive heart attack....
A semester after several WSU administrators took a five-day trip to Samoa, many are still unsure as to whether the trip actually brought about any tangible change. WSU President Kirk Schulz and Vice President of Student Affairs Mary Jo Gonzales initiated the trip with the stated goal of learning...
Out of the 368 players who took to the field in last week's autumn internationals, 104 of those were Pacific Islanders. But how much money was banked back in Samoa, Fiji and Tonga? Not a penny. At Twickenham on Saturday, when England hosted Samoa, supporters flocked in - paying £60 a ticket and £6...
The tablecloth is spread on the table. Each note, print, and message penned a memorable thankful moment of God’s blessings on our lives. It is a display of reflection and recognition to each member of the family for the wonderful family experience shared throughout the years. At Thanksgiving this...
Dear Editor, I just finished reading the story in the paper today about the conditions inside the Territorial Correctional Facility (TCF) and felt I should add a few thoughts about the reality of the conditions there, as no mention was made of the real conditions inside that hell hole.  Do people...
In one of his recent cabinet meetings, Gov. Lolo told his directors and agency heads that part of his duty, with the Lt. Gov. Lemanu, as the territory's leaders, are to ensure the government is creating more jobs for the people. This is true — only not by hiring more people than you have money to...

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