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A WAPA line truck. (File photo)

Kupfer Says WAPA is Fine Tuning Its Hurricane Preparedness Plans

As the start of the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season looms on the horizon, the V.I. Water and Power Authority said Friday it is fine tuning its disaster preparedness plan.

28-Year-Old Shot to Death Saturday in Estate Castle Coakley

A 28-year-old St. Croix man was shot to death and a woman injured by a gunshot early Saturday in Estate Castle Coakley, the V.I. Police Department reported.
In 2011, Kinia Blyden was St. John Festival queen. (File photo)

Former St. John Beauty Queen Sentenced in Cocaine Case

In early June 2011, Kinia Blyden was getting ready to compete for the title of St. John Festival Queen, a contest that she ended...

Congress Considering Ban on Cockfighting

Congress may ban cockfighting if an amendment to its main farm bill this year is approved.

Public Ejected from Mystery Elections Meeting

Barred from convening as a district or joint board, elections officials were left in limbo Tuesday morning as they came together for what was supposed to be a public meeting that no one seemed to know who organized.

DPNR and FEMA Update Residents on Building Code

The Department of Planning and Natural Resources and the Federal Emergency Management Agency provided homeowners and contractors with information on recently-updated building codes and guidelines at a public briefing Wednesday.