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Medical personnel who are part of the COVID-19 Medical Team posing for a photo
Medical personnel who are part of the COVID-19 Medical Team posing for a photo last Friday, Apr. 23, 2021 at the Department of Youth and Women’s Affairs (DYWA) facility in Tafuna — one of the several COVID-19 vaccination sites. [photo: DOH- Facebook]
Kids enjoying jumpers at Farm Fair
Youngsters, accompanied by adults, enjoying themselves on the jumpers, which was part of last Friday’s International Farm Fair at the Veterans Memorial Stadium. [photo: Leua Aiono Frost]
Starkist employees being vaccinated for COVID-19
This photo provided by the Department of Homeland Security shows some of StarKist Samoa’s employees during a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Apr. 13th at the plant. According to the COVID Task Force information, 324 workers were vaccinated, a majority of them for their first shot.  [photo: ASG]
two cars at side of road with damage
Several police officers, along with two ambulances were at the scene of this traffic accident near the Avau area, around 1:30p.m on Tuesday this week, causing a traffic slow-down in both directions. Samoa News understands six people were injuried and it is suspected the driver of one of the...
Amelie Chen of The Wolves fights for a loose ball
Amelie Chen of The Wolves fights for a loose ball at last week’s Phase One of the American Samoa Handball Association’s (ASHA) 2021 National Street Handball Championship Series. The Wolves, while losing their zero losses standing, are still in top place with 5 wins - 1 loss. They fell to Team...
CCCAS Petesa Uta Youth Marching Band with their conductor, Tauese Va’aomala Sunia
CCCAS Petesa Uta Youth Marching Band with their conductor, Tauese Va’aomala Sunia, the new deputy secretary of Samoan Affairs, playing the national anthems of the United States and American Samoa at last Friday’s 2021 Flag Day ceremony at Malaeoletalu in Fagatogo. Gov. Lemanu Peleti Mauga in his...
One of the booths at the 2021 Flag Day Farm Fair
A view on Wednesday of the various agriculture products on display for the 2021 Flag Day International Fair Farm at Veterans Memorial Stadium, running through Apr. 17th.  According to ASG, you can pick up a food voucher at the fair to purchase food from any one of the vendors selling food at the...
Tafuna Elementary teachers planing in the school's garden
Digging and planting a "healthy living' garden. A Tafuna Elementary School 
SPED program promotion on health and wellness and part of the school’s "Healthy Living" project. [courtesy photo]
The 11 graduates and EMS head Popo Avegalio
Head of EMS, Popo Avegalio (4th left back-row) with eleven new EMS graduates, following their graduation ceremony last Friday at the EMS’s new location in Tafuna — the former FAA Club House. In no specific order are graduates: Duncan Pitone Manase; Talalelei Arieta Afalava;  Jody Sa’au; Paeai...
 Stand Down Training Day participants
Health Department employees yesterday morning at the DYWA building in Tafuna attending Stand Down Training Day, except for DoH workers at Seaport, Airport and Command Post. The DoH Clinics including COVID-19 vaccination sites were closed yesterday. COVID-19 vaccination sites — Tafuna Community...

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