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Police Commissioner Rodney F. Querrard Sr. discusses the Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, homicide of Keithroy Caines at Oswald Harris Housing Court.

 
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WAPA Board OKs Funds for Propane Conversion

The board of the V.I. Water and Power Authority approved a $4.2 million contract for design and upgrade of the fire protection systems needed for the conversion to propane gas.

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2014-10-23 20:55:56
Philanthropist Peter Gruber Dies

Peter Gruber, a businessman who donated generously to various entities in the Virgin Islands and around the world, died Saturday after a long illness, with his wife Patricia at his side

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2014-10-22 23:17:02
Ferry and Sailboat Collide Near Red Hook

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating the cause of a collision between Varlack Venture’s ferry, Capitol Venture, and the 65-foot sailboat New Horizons. The collision occurred Wednesday, according to the Coast Guard.

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2014-10-22 22:25:56
Deaths — St. Thomas
Billy Morris King Dies

 Billy Morris King died on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012.
He is survived by his father, Archibald O. Donadelle; sisters: Yvette Donadelle-Williams, Diane Hairston and Phyllis Lindqvist; brothers: Ronald Donadelle and Olando Donadelle Sr.; brothers-in-law: Fitzroy G. Williams Sr., Dominic Lindqvist and John Hairston; sister-in-law, Judy Donadelle; nieces: Patrece Donadelle-Thompson, Jolanda Donadelle-Rabsatt, Patrice Donadelle, Janee Lindqvist, Nyja Lindqvist-Brown, Dominique Lindqvist and Danielle Gibson; nephews: Olando Donadelle Jr., Beit Donadelle, Howell I. Matthews Jr., Daryl Q. Matthews, Fitzroy G. Williams Jr. and Evan Lindqvist; 13 great nieces; 13 great nephews; one great-great niece; uncle, John T. Williams; aunts: Evelyn Fredericks of Dallas, Texas, and Florine Tucker of St. Thomas; godmother, Sue Dyer of Maryland; and other relatives and friends too numerous to mention.
A memorial service is set for 10 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 1, at Turnbull's Funeral Home.

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