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GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

Woman Robbed in Fredensburg

A woman who lives in Old Fredensburg told police Friday night that she had been robbed at gunpoint.

Audio Galleries

Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have created a peace song for Carnival 2014. To read more about the song, click here.
 

 

MOVIES

Now Playing: “Unfriended” and “Los Paracaidistas”

The following movies will be playing at Sunny Isle Theater on St. Croix.

LOCAL NEWS

Innovative Works on Services Affected by Power Outage

Innovative crews were working Sunday afternoon to restore cable systems on St. Croix that were affected by Saturday's islandwide power outage.

WAPA Water Storage Critically Low

Water storage in the V.I. Water and Power Authority's St. Croix system was at critically low levels Sunday morning as a result of Saturday's power outage that blacked out the entire island.

Agencies Battle to Prove Fitness

Power was out all over St. Croix Saturday, but there was plenty of power on display at D.C. Canegata Park where the first Battle of the Agencies Fitness Challenge took place.

Lights Back on Across St. Croix

Power was restored to St. Croix's final two feeders at 10 p.m. Saturday evening after a daylong power outage that, among other things, darkened the Juan F. Luis Memorial Hospital.

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EDITORIAL/BLOGS

The V.I. Answer Desk

Demand answers. Question authority. Agitate for change. Go ahead, you're entitled.

 
 
Instant Karma Gonna Get ‘Cha

For several years I have routinely been turning to a little book called, “Instant Karma” by Barbara Ann Kiffer.
 

SOURCE PICKS

Source Manager’s Journal: Searching for Excellence

If someone wants to find a model for building an excellent organization and a true team – of any…

The Bookworm: 'Body of Truth'

In the new book “Body of Truth” by Harriet Brown, you’ll see that everything you thought you knew about…

Police Recover Stolen Vehicle, Arrest Two Suspects

After a car chase across the center of St. Croix, detectives with the Criminal Investigation Bureau on St. Croix…

Undercurrents: Ethics Commission Would Draw the Lines for Public Officials

Prohibitions and restrictions on government officials are detailed in scores of ethics statutes across the nation. Former Sen. Shawn-Michael Malone…

Cuba Diary: Health, Education and Happiness

It is impossible to provide a fully developed picture of life in Cuba after spending only a week on…

Katherine Callwood Crowned Miss University of the Virgin Islands

Katherine Callwood was crowned Miss University of the Virgin Islands 2015-2016 at the 35th Annual Miss UVI Ambassadorial Competition held…

 
 

ON ST. JOHN

Dial-A-Ride Could Halt Service by Week’s End

St. John Dial-A-Ride Transportation and its supportive services program will shut down by the end of the week because it didn’t get the promised funding from the local government, Celia Kalousek, director of the St. John Community…

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ON ST. THOMAS

Derisa Greaves Is 2015 Carnival Queen

After five hours of stiff competition, 18 year-old Derisa Greaves left the stage early Sunday morning with awards in two major categories and the 2015 Carnival Queen crown.

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