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Clouds hover over the lush North Side of St. Thomas (Photo Kelsey Nowakowski)

Clouds hover over the lush North Side of St. Thomas (Photo Kelsey Nowakowski)

Local News

Structural Fire at Estate Wintberg

V.I. firefighters put out a structural fire in at nos.1-7 Estate Wintberg around 2:48 a.m. Friday morning. Firefighters from Lima Company responding to a 911 call arrived to find a one-story structure fully engulfed in flames and more units from Hote
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Sen. Sammuel Sanes during a recent legislative session.(Photo by Barry Leerdam, provided by the V.I. Legislature)

Bill Limiting Juvenile First-Degree Murder Sentences Put on Hold

A bill to eliminate the sentence of life without possibility of parole for juveniles if legislation was held in committee Thursday so that senators can consider amendments.
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VIPA Director David Mapp testifies at a 2016 Senate session. (Photo by Barry Leerdam provided by the V.I. Legislature)

David Mapp Officially Tapped as VIPA Head

After being tapped in December as interim executive director, David Mapp was appointed by the V.I. Port Authority board on Wednesday to officially lead the agency.
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A view from the Virgin Islands National Park. (AMy Roberts photo)

Unable to Meet Criteria, V.I. National Park Loses UNESCO Biosphere Designation

For more than four decades, the park was part of the World Network of Biosphere Reserves of UNESCO – but it was voluntarily removed this year when it could not meet the guidelines to maintain the designation.
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Editorial / Blogs

Virtue of the Week: Enthusiasm

Enthusiasm is being cheerful, happy and full of spirit. It is doing something wholeheartedly and eagerly. When you are enthusiastic, you have a positive attitude. Enthusiasm is being inspired.
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Mosler Running for Governor?

This is the second of my proposals that I will be working on should I be the elected Governor of the USVI.
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The Crisis: Another Dimension

When does a problem become a “crisis”? Is health care in the Virgin Islands a problem, or does the territory face a health care crisis? Not a simple question. There usually isn’t a bright line between problem and crisis, but you cou
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Virtue of the Week: Generosity

Generosity is giving and sharing. You share freely, not with the idea of receiving something in return. You find ways to give others happiness, and give just for the joy of giving.
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