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Charlotte Amalie
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
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Fight for Presidential Vote Goes to U.S. Supreme Court

The plaintiffs in Segovia v. United States filed a petition with the U.S. Supreme Court Monday, taking another step in a decades-long effort to gain Virgin Islanders and resident of two other U.S. territories the right to vote for president.
A Silver Airways Saab 340 plane. Silver announced Monday that it has completed the acquisition of Seaborne Airline.

Silver Airlines Completes Takeover of Seaborne

Silver Airways of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, announced Monday it has completed the acquisition of Seaborne Airlines, the one-time Virgin Islands-based carrier that operated sea planes between the islands.
New acting Superintendent Steve Black will be in charge of the V.I. National Park until July.

New VINP Acting Superintendent Says Cinnamon Bay Unlikely to Reopen this Year

Cinnamon Bay Campground, the popular St. John campground within the Virgin Islands National Park that was devastated by Hurricane Irma in September, will not re-open for the 2018-19 tourist season, according to Steve Black, the newly named acting superintendent of the Virgin Islands National Park.
Bovoni Landfill on St. Thomas

EPA Says Recovery Puts Focus on Solid Waste Management

Putting in place a solid waste management plan and strategy to tap into millions in federal funds made available to deal with local health...

Shappert Sworn in as U.S. Attorney for V.I.

Gretchen C.F. Shappert, who has served as interim U.S. attorney for the U.S. Virgin Islands since January, as sworn in Monday by U.S. District...
Gov. Kenneth Mapp speaks Monday at Government House. (Jamie Leonard photo)

Governor Announces $230 Million Update for Cyril King Airport

Gov. Kenneth Mapp on Saturday told the League of Women Voters of the Virgin Islands that he will soon unveil plans for a $230...