GOVERNMENT & POLICE NEWS

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…

Video Galleries

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.
 

 
Currently:Click for Saint Croix, Virgin Islands Forecast

Source Picks

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.

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
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.

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
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.

READ ENTIRE ARTICLE
2014-04-22 11:58:35
News — St. Croix
Literary Council Opens with a 'Big Bang'

Representatives of 23 organizations gathered Saturday at the University of Virgin Islands St. Croix campus to emphasize the importance of literacy to the community, with the 'Literacy for Life Big Bang.'

Read entire articleMar 30 2014 - 1:30am
Boys and Girls Club Opens Doors for Fun Day

Boys & Girls Club staff and volunteers held Family Fun Day open houses Saturday afternoon at the Frederiksted and Christiansted Clubs, giving the community a chance to learn what the organization can offer kids.

Read entire articleMar 30 2014 - 12:45am
Aquanauts Gather for 45th Tektite Anniversary

With stories to tell about their adventures on both Tektite 1 and II underwater habitats, four of those involved with the project to reminisce on Tektite I’s 45th anniversary.

Read entire articleMar 30 2014 - 12:06am
High Schools Rally for UVI Pride Day

More than 600 high school students packed the bleachers at the Ivanna Eudora Kean High School gymnasium Friday for a UVI Pride Rally. Similar events took place at the territory's other public high schools.

Read entire articleMar 29 2014 - 10:57pm
Central Students, Faculty Can Briefly Visit Campus Monday

Central High students and staff can go on campus Monday morning to pick up bags, books and other personal belongings before beginning class Tuesday on the Educational Complex campus.

Read entire articleMar 29 2014 - 2:59pm
High Wind Brings Thrills to Regatta's First Day

High winds and heavy seas tested the 69-boat fleet that raced Friday on the first day of the 41st St. Thomas International Regatta, as winds in excess of 30-knot gusts tested the mettle of equipment and crews.

Read entire articleMar 29 2014 - 1:24pm
V.I. Fire Service Announces Ban on Burning

Effective immediately, there is a ban on burning throughout the territory until further notice.

Read entire articleMar 29 2014 - 7:10am
Senate Nixes School Calendar Fix in Special Session

The V.I. Legislature declined to repeal legislation starting next school year two weeks earlier during a special session Gov. John deJongh Jr. called for that purpose Friday.

Read entire articleMar 29 2014 - 1:18am
Judge Sentences Williams to Maximum Jail Time in Vehicular Homicide

Tears flowed far more freely than forgiveness Friday as Karen J. Williams was sentenced to the maximum imprisonment of five years on each of two counts of negligent homicide to be served consecutively.

Read entire articleMar 29 2014 - 1:12am
Top Brass Promise Answers and Solutions to Central High Odor

The Education Department has fashioned a split session plan that will see Central High and Educational Complex students sharing one school beginning Tuesday while noxious fumes are eliminated.

Read entire articleMar 29 2014 - 1:00am