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In Letter To Trump, Plaskett Registers 'Strong Opposition' To Diverting Disaster Funding For Border Wall Construction

Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett last week wrote a letter to President Donald Trump that gave voice...

By Ernice / January 21, 2019

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Bryan Vetoes Rivera-O'Reilly-Sponsored Dental Therapist Bill And Timeshare Resale Act

Taking his first veto action on bills as leader of the Virgin Islands, Governor Albert Bryan has vetoed...

By Ernice / January 21, 2019

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Finance Committee Plans Hearing With Bryan's Finance Team For Update On Territory's Financial Status

The 33rd Legislature's Committee on Finance has planned a January 29 hearing -- the day after Governor...

By Ernice / January 21, 2019


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Longtime Sponsor The Moorings Onboard For 2019 St. Thomas International Regatta

ST. THOMAS -- The familiar blue and red wave-like, M-shaped logo of The Moorings will once again be a familiar...

By Staff / January 20, 2019

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Harbor Night Returns To St. Croix On Tuesday With Performances From Adam O., Stanley And Much More

ST. CROIX -- Harbor Night, once one of St. Croix's favorite entertainment events -- which saw residents...

By Ernice / January 20, 2019

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Governor Bryan Signs Medicinal Marijuana Bill Into Law

After returning to the territory from meetings with cruise industry executives, Governor Albert Bryan...

By Staff / January 19, 2019


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Paul Girard, AKA 'Bogus', And 10 Members Of Criminal Organization Indicted By Feds On Five Alleged Murders And Other Violent Crimes

SAN JUAN, PR -- Paul Girard, also known as "Bogus", and ten members of his criminal organization were...

By Staff / January 19, 2019

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Runaway Teen Hilary Paris Now In Custody

ST. THOMAS -- Teenager Hilary Paris, who on Jan. 5 left the St. Thomas Behavorial Health Care Facility,...

By Staff / January 19, 2019

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V.I.P.D. Urges Vigilance Following Attempted Robbery Report By Assailants In Vehicle With Strobe Lights

The Virgin Islands Police Department is urging the community to be vigilant following a reported attempted...

By Staff / January 18, 2019


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Vialet Calls On Bryan To Declare State Of Emergency In Light Of Surging Gun Violence In U.S. Virgin Islands

Third-term St. Croix Senator Kurt Vialet has called on Governor Albert Bryan to declare a state of emergency...

By Ernice / January 18, 2019

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Viya Regains CBS, ABC After Agreeing To Lilly Broadcasting's Fee Increases

Viya said on Friday that after agreeing to Lilly Broadcasting fee increases for channels ABC, CBS, CW and One Caribbean,...

By Staff / January 18, 2019

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UVI Secures Emergency Radios For Individuals With Disabilities

Members of the disability community in the Virgin Islands will soon be equipped with emergency radios...

By Staff / January 18, 2019


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Female Bartender Shot To Death In Downtown Christiansted Bar

ST. CROIX -- A female bartender was shot to death in a downtown Christiansted bar on Thursday night,...

By Staff / January 18, 2019

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Lieutenant Governor's Office Announces Transfer Of Real Legacy Insurance To Guardian General Insurance

Lieutenant Governor Tregenza Roach, who also serves as the commissioner of Insurance, announced on Thursday...

By Staff / January 18, 2019

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Viya Open Tennis Tournament Set For February 14

ST. THOMAS -- The Viya VI Open Tennis Tournament will be hosted by the St. Thomas Yacht Club (STYC),...

By Staff / January 18, 2019


 
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Most Beaches Safe For Swimming And Fishing This Weekend

Out of the 32 beaches the Department of Planning and Natural Resources said it tested for the week, only...

By Staff / January 19, 2019

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Early Dismissal For St. Thomas-St. John District Schools On Thursday

ST. THOMAS -- Acting Education Commissioner Dionne Wells-Hedrington announced on Wednesday that schools...

By Staff / January 16, 2019

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WAPA To Customers: Pay Your Bill Timely To Prevent Disconnection

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority, in a release issued Tuesday, reminded its customers to make...

By Staff / January 15, 2019


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U.S. Government Shutdown Affecting Availability Of 2018 Tax Return Forms, B.I.R. Says

Marvin Pickering, acting director of the Virgin Islands Bureau of Internal Revenue (B.I.R.), has informed...

By Staff / January 14, 2019

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All Tested St. Croix Beaches Safe; Two In St. Thomas, One In St. John Not Safe

All beaches on St. Croix that were tested by the Department of Planning and Natural Resources this week...

By Staff / January 12, 2019

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V.I.P.D. Seeking Community's Assistance In Locating 16-Year-Old Missing Minor

ST. THOMAS -- The Virgin Islands Police Department is seeking the community's assistance in locating...

By Staff / January 6, 2019


 
 
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Watch | USVI Ambassador, Luis Perez

Hailing from the island of St. Croix, Luis Perez has been the eye behind the lens of many of your...

By Staff / January 16, 2019

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USVI Ambassadors | TK Petersen

TK Petersen, a 27-year-old Virgin Islander from St. Croix living in Atlanta, Georgia, is the co-founder...

By Staff / December 12, 2018

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Watch: USVI Ambassador | Keiann Corlise

Keiann Corlise's Kass Swimwear brand was number 3 on a top 6 list in a feature on Fader Magazine of top brands...

By Staff / October 25, 2018


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USVI Ambassador: Gail Jackson, The Tart Lady

Hailing from the island of St. John, Gail Jackson, a lifelong cook and baker, took her passion for culinary...

By Staff / March 24, 2018

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Watch | USVI Ambassador: R. City On Tour

Here's the latest in the Dept. of Tourism's USVI Ambassador series: R. City on tour.

By Staff / March 12, 2018

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Watch: USVI Ambassador Danielle Hawkins

Fashion editor and stylist Danielle Hawkins is steadily becoming known as one of the industries go-to...

By Staff / January 10, 2017