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Dane McIntosh (VIPD photo)

Police Arrest Suspect in Fatal Stabbing

A man was stabbed to death Saturday afternoon at the Clinton Phipps ace Track at Nadir, and within two and a half hours the V.I. Police Department had arrested a suspect.
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This home lost a big portion of its roof in the storm. (Love City Strong)

St. Johnians Warily Eyeing New Storms

The picture has really changed in St. John as of Saturday and not in a good way as the island's storm-battered residents anticipate more bad weather.
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Tropical Storm Maria Likely to be Cat 3 When it Reaches Islands

The weather disturbance bearing down on the Virgin Islands strengthened into Tropical Storm Maria Saturday afternoon and may be a category three hurricane by the time it reached the territory Wednesday.
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Where Are the Tarps?

With heavy rains inundating the territory the past few days and another storm or even two heading our way, the many people on St. Thomas and St. John with damaged roofs on their homes and businesses have been heading to distribution points --- and finding no tarps.
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Tropical Depression 15 Moving Towards Territory

A weather system dubbed Tropical Depression 15 is moving west across the Atlantic with a good chance of developing into a hurricane and passing between St. Croix and St. Thomas on Wednesday.
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Postal Update: Money Orders and Shipping Stuff Out Now Possible at Havensight

As of Saturday morning, St. Thomas residents will be able pick up and ship mail, at least to some degree, in some locations, according to the U.S. Postal Service. New mail is coming in and money order services are starting Saturday.
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Where Food, Water and Tarps Are Being Distributed

The following are the distribution locations for food, water, tarps and other relief supplies, as of Friday, according to the V.I. Emergency Operations Command.
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National Hurricane Center five day forecast of tropical disturbance's likely path as of 2 p.m. Friday (Image courtesy of the National Hurricane Center)

More Storms On Way to USVI

A tropical disturbance around 1100 miles east of the Windward Islands and a bit further east of the U.S. Virgin Islands, is producing heavy showers and thunderstorms and is on a path to affect the territory, according to the National Hurricane Center.
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NBA star Tim Duncan meets with members of the National Guard.

Duncan, Bloomberg Visit Territory, Bringing Millions In Irma Aid

The combined resources of the local and federal governments along with private contributions, will help get the territory through its recovery, but Gov. Kenneth Mapp cautioned Thursday that the road forward is not a sprint but a "long haul."
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Annas Rest, with the damaged Tutu Hi-Rise apartments toward rear the of photo. (James Gardner photo)

Residents of Damaged Public Housing To Be Relocated

The Estate Tutu Apartments were profoundly damaged during Hurricane Irma last week and its residents will have to be moved to other locations in the coming weeks, Gov. Kenneth Mapp said during his Thursday hurricane recovery update.
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