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Watch | Black Plumes Of Smoke Engulf Sky As Fire Breaks Out At Transfer Station On St. Croix

The Waste Management Authority said Sunday night that an active fire at the St. Croix Transfer Station...

By Ernice / June 24, 2019

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Watch | 5-Year-Old Child Dies Following Accident; Three Other Individuals Injured

Last updated on Monday, June 24 at 8:54 a.m. ST. CROIX -- A 5-year-old girl died and four other...

By Staff / June 24, 2019

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Fire Breaks Out In Transfer Station At Waste Management's Anguilla Landfill Site

ST. CROIX -- The Waste Management Authority said Sunday night that an active fire at the St. Croix Transfer...

By Staff / June 24, 2019


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5-Year-Old Child Dies Following Accident On Estate Hope Road

Last updated on Monday, June 24 at 8:54 a.m. ST. CROIX -- A 5-year-old girl died and four other individuals,...

By Staff / June 24, 2019

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St. John Crowns Queens For 2019 Festival

ST. JOHN -- Lenisha Richards was crowned St. John's 2019 Festival Queen during the pageant on Sunday...

By Staff / June 24, 2019

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Dept. of Education Announces Changes To 2019-2020 School Year For St. Thomas-St. John District

ST. THOMAS -- The Department of Education late Sunday announced key changes for schools in the St. Thomas-St....

By Staff / June 23, 2019


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Watch | Shootout Near Rainbow Beach Leaves Three Injured

A shootout in the vicinity of Rainbow Beach on Sunday left three individuals -- including a minor...

By Staff / June 23, 2019

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Three Injured During Shootout Near Rainbow Beach

ST. CROIX -- Three men were injured during a shootout across the street from Rainbow Beach in Frederiksted...

By Staff / June 23, 2019

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UVI Board Of Trustees Approves MA In Social Work, Bachelor In Fine Arts And MOUs With St. Lucia, Grenada Colleges

In the regular session of its quarterly meeting on June 22, in the Administration and Conference Center...

By Staff / June 23, 2019


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Lack Of Set-Aside Funding By VI Government For Disaster Recovery Exacerbates Slow Payment Process For Subcontractors, Contractors Tell Plaskett

Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett recently met with subcontractors working on disaster recovery projects...

By Staff / June 23, 2019

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UVI Board Signs New 5-Year Contract With President David Hall

The UVI Board of Trustees during executive session on Saturday unanimously approved a five-year agreement...

By Staff / June 22, 2019

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Dept. of Tourism Promoting Territory's Festivals And Carnival As Unique Offerings All Summer

The Department of Tourism has launched a vigorous summer campaign to market the islands' unique carnival...

By Staff / June 22, 2019


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JFL Modular Hospital Delayed To 2020 Because Former CEO Withdrew From Contract To Procure Critical Furnishings, Fixtures And Equipment

ST. CROIX – When Juan F. Luis Hospital Acting Chief Executive Officer Dyma Williams, met with Governor...

By Shenneth / June 22, 2019

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Vialet-Sponsored Bill Requiring Businesses In VI To Offer Credit Card Payment Option To Be Heard July 29

Soon, going to the La Reine Chicken Shack without cash to buy food will be the norm, and stopping at Beijing...

By Staff / June 22, 2019

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Bill Making Credit Card Payment Option For Taxis Mandatory Clears Second Hurdle

A Senator Kurt Vialet-sponsored bill that requires taxi drivers in the U.S. Virgin Islands to accept...

By Ernice / June 22, 2019


 
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V.I. DV And Sexual Assault Council To Host National Network To End Domestic Violence For Financial Empowerment Training

The V.I. Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Council (DSVAC) has announced that it will host the National...

By Staff / June 19, 2019

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Waste Management Advises St. John Residents Of Delay In Garbage Pickup

ST. JOHN -- The Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority on Friday advised the St. John community of roadside...

By Staff / June 14, 2019

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Territory To Welcome Extra Cruise Ship Visits June 19-20

The U.S. Virgin Islands will welcome two additional cruise calls next week, the VI Port Authority...

By Staff / June 13, 2019


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DLCA, Fire Service And Dept. Of Health To Perform Tests Of Food Vendors In Close Proximity To Gas Stations

The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs (D.L.C.A.) on Tuesday led a task force dubbed “Operation...

By Staff / June 12, 2019

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Dept. of Labor Announces Disaster Unemployment Assistance Deadline Extension

The Department of Labor announced Wednesday an extension to the Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA)....

By Staff / June 12, 2019

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In Memoriam | Eustace S. Messiah, Sr.

It is with great sadness that the children of Eustace Adolphus St. George Messiah Sr., announce his passing...

By Staff / June 11, 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