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American Samoa schools reopen after pink eye woes
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — Public schools in American Samoa fully reopened Monday after some 3,000 students and teachers contracted pink eye, an outbreak that prompted tourism officials to warn cruise passengers heading to the group of islands in the South Pacific.(4/15/2014 9:47:59 AM)
Treasure islands
From New Caledonia to French Polynesia, and the Cook Islands to Samoa, there are more holiday destinations to discover in the south Pacific beyond Aussies' beloved Fiji, writes Craig Tansley.        (4/18/2014 6:36:09 AM)
Pink eye extends school closures in American Samoa
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — American Samoa is keeping most schools closed for the rest of the week as the U.S. territory tries to contain a pink eye outbreak that has affected at least 2,400 students and teachers, disrupted court hearings and kept some passengers from boarding flights.(4/9/2014 5:42:40 PM)
Pink eye outbreak shuts schools in American Samoa
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — Officials in American Samoa on Friday ordered all public schools in the U.S. island territory closed after nearly 2,300 students and more than 100 teachers contracted pink eye.(4/4/2014 6:08:11 PM)
New American Samoa law fights human trafficking
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) — American Samoa's anti-human trafficking measure will take effect in June after the acting governor signed it into law last week.(4/2/2014 6:18:21 PM)
At Least 5 Percent of American Samoa Has Contracted Pink Eye
A massive outbreak of conjunctivitis has brought life in American Samoa to a standstill. Among the impacted are an estimated 2,400 students and teachers as well as travelers angling to fly away from the remote island chain and even the courts, which have postponed hearings in accordance with containment efforts.  But only four schools in the remote island group of Manua are back in session ...(4/9/2014 7:48:00 PM)
American Samoa schools reopen after pink eye outbreak hits territory's students, teachers
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa - Public schools in American Samoa fully reopened Monday after some 3,000 students and teachers contracted pink eye, an outbreak that prompted tourism officials to warn cruise passengers heading to the group of islands in the South Pacific. Schools in the U.S. ...(4/15/2014 10:41:55 AM)
Samoa player's ban extended after IRB appeals
A Samoa player's ban for hitting a referee has been extended to 32 weeks after the International Rugby Board successfully appealed against his original two-week suspension.(3/21/2014 8:07:18 AM)
Samoa Pink Eye Outbreak Shuts Down Schools
Posted By: Michele Wright, CBS 12 News Anchor PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) â Officials in American Samoa on Friday ordered all public schools in the U.S. island territory closed after nearly 2,300 students and more than 100 teachers contracted pink eye. ...(4/10/2014 6:15:24 AM)
Joseph Churchward exhibition coming to Wellington
City Gallery is pleased to announce Churchward Samoa, a new exhibition featuring the work of Joseph Churchward QSM (1932-2013), a local hero of typography. Churchward is remembered for his biographically and culturally themed typefaces. Churchward was born in Samoa. At the age of thirteen his grandparents sent him to live in Wellington, where he studied at Wellington Technical College.(4/13/2014 9:59:30 PM)
Source: Yahoo