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Saturday, October 24, 2020

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Butterflies Abound

While it looks like it’s been snowing butterflies for the last few weeks across the territory, it’s a normal occurrence for this time of year, a biologist in that field said Tuesday.

St. Croix Nursing Baccalaureate Moves Closer to Reality

The St. Croix campus of the University of the Virgin Islands will be offering a full bachelor's degree program in nursing, starting in 2016, if all goes according to plan.

Boschulte Out as St Thomas Administrator

St. Thomas-Water Island Administrator Larry Boschulte has resigned, according to Government House.

VITRAN Brings Back Saturday Bus Service

VITRAN is resuming Saturday public bus service on Saturday, after a long absence, according to Public Works Commissioner Gustav James.

JFL Hosts ‘Preemie Parade’

Despite heavy showers Sunday, former graduates of JFL Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit showed up to parade to raise awareness relating to premature births.

Health Beat: Anna H. Boguslawska, Physical Therapist

Anna H. Boguslawska, physical therapist and owner of Integrated Therapy, said recently that getting the right therapy does not have to be as complicated as many residents might believe.

Mapp Fires DOJ Whistleblower For “Association” With Her Own Attorney

In an unusual move, Gov. Kenneth Mapp issued a statement Friday evening saying he had fired Special Assistant Attorney General Laverne Mills-Williams, citing only her "association" with her own attorney: St. Croix attorney Lee Rohn.

Laughter and Healing at Breast Cancer Awareness Conference

The YAG Foundation tried to change the tone of the cancer discussion Saturday with news of healings and some laughter at the fifth annual Breast Cancer Awareness Conference at UVI.

Man Suffers Fatal Injury in Accident

A man driving a moped Wednesday afternoon on the East End Road near Ms. Bea Road was killed in a collision with a vehicle, the V.I. Police Department reported.

Four Arrested in Grove Place Homicide

Two adults and two minors were arrested Thursday afternoon in connection with the murder of 73-year-old Augustus Bannis, the V.I. Police Department announced.





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