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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases…

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture invites local agencies, farmers, researchers, teachers, students, weather enthusiasts and all others impacted by drought and climate change to participate in a free Drought Monitor Forum.

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2016-08-23 17:42:12
Undercurrents: Medical Malpractice System Gets a Little Treatment, but Continues to Limp

V.I. attorneys say it’s getting harder and harder for people who want to take on the establishment with a medical malpractice claim to find an attorney to represent them. But they need help. 

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2016-08-22 23:15:29
Joint Elections Meeting Takes Up Candidate Complaints

The Joint Boards of Elections met briefly Monday to address some minor concerns about the conduct of the Aug. 6 party primary and the upcoming Nov. 8 general election, but a technical glitch forced an early adjournment.

 

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2016-08-22 20:32:47
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Homicides 2016

A chronological log of the homicides recorded in 2016 in the U.S. Virgin Islands, as reported by the VIPD. Cases are broken down by island. The Source does not include suicides or vehicular homicides in its listing. 

Read entire articleJul 31 2016 - 11:00pm
Elections System of the Virgin Islands 2016 Elections Calendar

Office of the Supervisor of Elections Caroline F. Fawkes
Elections System of the Virgin Islands 2016 Elections Calendar
2016 Primary and General Elections
 

Read entire articleFeb 25 2016 - 9:33am
Records of Vendor Spaces to be Public

Sports, Parks and Recreation will publicize a list of government-managed vendor spaces and whether they are vacant or occupied if a bill approved in committee becomes law.

Read entire articleAug 23 2016 - 11:58pm
Storm Bringing Heavy Rain, Wind

Weather conditions are forecast to quickly deteriorate Tuesday night and Wednesday morning as squally weather reaches the U.S. Virgin Islands and eastern Puerto Rico.

Read entire articleAug 23 2016 - 9:45pm
Tropical Wave Bringing Storms Wednesday

Invest 99L, a tropical wave that is approaching the Lesser Antilles, will bring showers, thunderstorms, and strong winds to the Virgin Islands by Wednesday, and a system crossing the Atlantic was upgraded early Tuesday morning to Tropical Storm Gaston. 

Read entire articleAug 23 2016 - 1:20pm
Fitch Downgrades V.I. Debt

 The Fitch rating agency has downgraded their ratings of an array of V.I. bonds, further eroding the credit and increasing the borrowing costs for the territory. The move is not a surprise. 

Read entire articleAug 23 2016 - 11:20am
DPNR to Host Public Meetings to Discuss State Historic Preservation Plan

In September, the Virgin Islands State Historic Preservation Office (VISHPO) will host public meetings throughout the territory to present a draft plan for 2016 to 2021.

Read entire articleAug 23 2016 - 10:17am
Casting of Lots by General Election Candidates Set for August 25

The Casting of Lots will take place on Thursday, Aug. 25, for the positioning of names on the ballots for the St. Croix District and the St. Thomas-St. John District candidates who are certified to be on the 2016 General Election ballot.

Read entire articleAug 23 2016 - 10:12am
STT-STJ Barge Crisis Getting Better, Senators Are Told

A months-long slowdown in barge service between St. Thomas and St. John has frustrated, angered and cost many people time and money, but the situation has largely returned to normal, ferry operators told a senate committee Monday. 

Read entire articleAug 23 2016 - 1:12am
Undercurrents: Medical Malpractice System Gets a Little Treatment, but Continues to Limp

V.I. attorneys say it’s getting harder and harder for people who want to take on the establishment with a medical malpractice claim to find an attorney to represent them. But they need help. 

Read entire articleAug 22 2016 - 11:15pm