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Talanei Headlines

New distribution sites for ASNAP & ASDRFA

Saturday, April 4
Director Muavaefa’atasi John E. Suisala of the Department of Human and Social Services advises all ASNAP (American Samoa Nutrition... Read More at Talanei.com.

Taiwanese vessel allowed in after all

Saturday, April 4
The Taiwanese vessel which had been barred from entering Pago Pago Harbor when it requested help for an injured crew... Read More at Talanei.com.

Tafuna PTA gets response from Coronavirus Task Force

Friday, April 3
We reported earlier this week on a reuest by the Tafuan high School PTA to the Coronavirus task force to... Read More at Talanei.com.

Social Security recipients included, private schools too

Friday, April 3
Congresswoman Aumua Amata is welcoming important clarification from President Trump that the $1,200 coronavirus relief checks from the CARES... Read More at Talanei.com.

Palm Sunday will not be the same

Friday, April 3
Palm Sunday services are usually marked with processions, reenactment of the passion of Christ and members waving palm leaves and... Read More at Talanei.com.

Respected botanist dies from coronavirus

Friday, April 3
A well known ethnobotanist in Hawaii and the Pacific, Dr. Art Whistler has died in Honolulu. It’s believed he... Read More at Talanei.com.