Aircraft and vessels searched Sunday for a missing boater in waters between St. Thomas and Fajardo, Puerto Rico. According to the Coast Guard, the missing boater is Alejandro Lopez, 24, a resident of St. Thomas.
On Friday afternoon Agriculture Commissioner Carlos Robles unveiled three weather stations that will be installed throughout the territory to collect climatic data on drought.
A bill to establish a mandatory container deposit law in the territory was held in committee Friday for further amendment.
A partnership between the Justice and Human Services departments is giving local fathers the change to participate in an eight-week program focusing on getting them more involved in their children’s lives.
Casino Control Commission officials and the V.I. Elections Office presented Fiscal Year 2017 requests during Senate budget hearings Thursday.
The Department of Labor is asking for a supplemental appropriation of around $1.3 million more than the funding recommendation in Gov. Kenneth Mapp's proposed budget.
The V.I. National Guard is shrinking and the federal government has lowered the ceiling on the number of soldiers it may have, but the reduction does not affect any V.I. guardsmen currently serving.
On Thursday evening, mental illness advocates gathered to hear from a nationally recognized mental health expert that’s advising the territory on how to improve a largely lacking system.
Slow progress on the long-delayed rebuilding of Frederiksted's Paul E. Joseph stadium sparked frustration among some senators during budget hearings Thursday.
The territory has a medical assistance program that covers treatment costs for uninsured women with breast and cervical cancer, but many are unaware that it exists.