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Police ID Victim in Saturday Homicide

The V.I. Police Department on Tuesday released photos of three of the five men charged in the murder of…

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UVI Student Wins First Place at National STEM Conference

Out of hundreds of presentations from students representing universities from around the country, UVI senior Jamila Martin won first place among emerging researchers at a national STEM conference.

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2014-04-23 00:08:29
Police ID Victim in Saturday Homicide

The V.I. Police Department on Tuesday released photos of three of the five men charged in the murder of 32-year-old Matthew Vernege Jr. and the wounding of a Virgin Islands police officer.

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2014-04-22 13:13:22
'Together, Forever' Puts Peace on the Air

Half a dozen young people, local artists and music producers have gotten together to create a peace song, 'Together Forever' for Carnival 2014.

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2014-04-22 11:58:35
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Sauter-Frett Affidavits Spin Tale of Dubious Dealings

Two 2010 affidavits that were the basis for the warrant for Rosemary Sauter-Frett's arrest describe a series of complaints from clients who told investigators how the St. Thomas realtor had defrauded them.

Read entire articleApr 10 2014 - 12:28am
Joint Elections Board Votes to Host Primary Elections

The Joint Board of Elections of the Virgin Islands voted Wednesday to include the 2014 primaries in its election process, but not without lengthy discussion on the Election System’s legal mandate.

Read entire articleApr 10 2014 - 12:23am
Feds Develop Caribbean Narcotics Strategy

President Barack Obama's Office of National Drug Control Policy has developed a biennial "Caribbean Border Counter-Narcotics Strategy," a move welcomed and praised by Delegate Donna M. Christensen.

Read entire articleApr 10 2014 - 12:21am
Sun Stroke Hoop Classic to Showcase Local Players

Elite V.I. high school basketball players will face off in the 16th annual Sun Stroke All V.I. Hoop Classic on Saturday at the St. Croix Educational Complex gymnasium.

Read entire articleApr 10 2014 - 12:08am
Crucian Dancers Win Place in Intense NY Summer Program

Three dance students from St. Croix's Music in Motion company have been accepted into the intensive summer program at Dance Theater of Harlem, the prestigious New York-based company.

Read entire articleApr 10 2014 - 12:01am
Crime Stoppers: No Tipster Ever Identified

Crime Stoppers knows people are hesitant to speak out because it is hard to know who to trust. In the three decades since Crime Stoppers has been in existence, no one providing a tip has ever been compromised.

Read entire articleApr 9 2014 - 12:08pm
Study Focuses on Lionfish Suppression Strategies

Preliminary results of a new study at Buck Island suggest a tightly focused lionfish removal program may be able to preserve local fisheries from this voracious predator spreading throughout the region.

Read entire articleApr 9 2014 - 12:31am
Federal Search Warrant Executed at Golden Grove

Federal agents swept through the Golden Grove Adult Correctional and Detention Facility on Monday night, executing a warrant to search for contraband, U.S. Attorney Ronald W. Sharpe announced Tuesday.

Read entire articleApr 8 2014 - 11:01pm
Police Seek Community’s Help to Solve Fatal Vehicle Cases

Police on St. Croix are seeking the community’s assistance in solving several recent cases, including the hit and run accident that caused the death of 79-year-old Theodore Phillip.

Read entire articleApr 8 2014 - 10:49pm
Education Proposes School Calendar Solution

The new school calendar can start this year without breaking the budget after all, the Education commissioner told the Senate, by extending Christmas break and rearranging some work days.

Read entire articleApr 7 2014 - 11:13pm