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NOAA Announces Seasonal Prohibition on Fishing for Grouper

The public is reminded that there is a seasonal prohibition on fishing for or possession of red, black, tiger, yellowfin…

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Gov. John deJongh Jr. offers News Years wishes, and thanks to the people of the Virgin Islands for the honor of electing him to serve as their governor.

 
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Crime Stoppers: Help Generate Information

Crime Stoppers is based on the principle that someone other than the criminal has information that can solve a crime. Crime Stoppers was created to help law enforcement generate that information.

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2015-01-28 11:06:36
Quantum of the Seas Sets WICO Record on Inaugural Visit

Royal Caribbean International's 1,140-foot cruise liner Quantum of the Seas became the largest cruise ship ever to berth at the West Indian Co. Ltd. company dock on St. Thomas on Tuesday.

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2015-01-27 20:32:12
Interior Confronts Climate Change in Territories

The Virgin Islands is about to get a push in addressing environmental and economic issues associated with climate change, thanks to a newly created position of climate change coordinator.

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2015-01-27 20:01:03
Community - Deaths — St. Thomas
Kathleen M. Haig Dies in Milwaukee

Haig, Kathleen M. Haig, born Jan. 27, 1956, died on Aug. 3, 2014, in Milwaukee, Wis.

Read entire articleAug 7 2014 - 5:03pm
A Celebration of Life for Lionel Farrington Sr.

Lionel Farrington Sr. was born to Thelma Ione Venzen and Ricardo Farrington on July 12, 1946, on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. He died on July 27 in Bronx, New York.

Read entire articleAug 5 2014 - 10:45pm
Harold O'Meara Dies

Harold "Sam" O'Meara died peacefully at his Caret Bay home Aug. 1.

Read entire articleAug 5 2014 - 7:07pm
Lybia Magali Callwood Joins Ancestors

Lybia Magali Callwood transitioned to the ancestral realm on Monday, July 28, on St. Thomas, V.I. Ancestral services will be held on Thursday, Aug. 7, at Turnbull's Funeral Home.

Read entire articleAug 2 2014 - 5:50pm
Memorial Services Planned for Rubio Alexander Finch, Dead at 60

Rubio Alexander “Butch” Finch died on June 25 in Atlanta, Georgia, at the age of 60.

Read entire articleJul 9 2014 - 7:44pm
WAPA Mourns Passing of Alberto Bruno-Vega

The governing board, management and staff of the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority join with family and friends of Alberto Bruno-Vega to mourn his passing.

Read entire articleJun 19 2014 - 4:56am
James Scott Wisby Dies in Tennessee

James Scott Wisby, of Nashville, Tenn., died on Saturday, June 14, at home after living for 10 years with Alzheimer’s disease.

Read entire articleJun 16 2014 - 6:47pm
Eleanor Virginia Rostad Dies at 90

Eleanor Virginia Rostad died on May 31, in Coral Springs, Fla. The memorial service and interment will be held on June 27 at Rosehill Memorial Cemetery in Minot, N.D. Eleanor was born Sept. 17, 1923, in Blabon, N.D., to Eric and Olga Amundson Norberg. She was 90 years old.

Read entire articleJun 9 2014 - 10:01pm
Debra N. Turbe Sokolowski Clapp Dies in Florida

Debra N. Turbe Sokolowski Clapp of Deltona, Florida, went home to be with the Lord on March 22. She was 60 years old.

Read entire articleMay 14 2014 - 8:13pm
Jeanette Ann Magras Dies at 43

Jeanette Ann Magras died on May 2 at 43 years of age.

Read entire articleMay 9 2014 - 7:48pm