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Five-Year-Old Girl Killed in Two-Car Accident

A two-car collision Sunday evening on St. Croix took the life of five-year-old Penelope Tutein, the V.I. Police reported. The accident took place at about 7:33 p.m. on Peter’s Rest Road, west of Cool Out Bar in Estate Peter’s Rest.

UVI Trustees Elect Officers, Renew President Hall’s Contract

In executive session, the University of the Virgin Islands Board of Trustees unanimously approved a five-year agreement to employ Dr. David Hall as president of the university for the period of Aug. 1, 2019 through July 31, 2024.

STX: Verbal Altercation Leads to Shooting

Three men were injured Saturday afternoon when a verbal altercation led to a gunfight breaking out at Rainbow Beach in Frederiksted, the V.I. Police Department reported. The three victims, one a teenager and two men in their 20s, were being treated at the Juan F. Luis Hospital.
Mitchell P. Hanley Jr. (VIPD photo)

Driver Charged with Gun, Marijuana Possession

One man was arrested Saturday night when police, conducting routine traffic stops, found a firearm and marijuana in a car.

FAA Inspection Finds USVI’s Airports in Compliance

The FAA’s Title 14 Part 139 requirements outline the standards for certification of the approximately 550 U.S. airports with commercial passenger service.

USVI Promotes Its Special Carnival and Festivals Here and Abroad

The USVI Department of Tourism (DOT) has launched a vigorous summer campaign to market the islands' unique carnival and festivals.
Sen. Janelle Sarauw (File photo)

Open forum: Where Is the Division of Festivals?

Sen. Janelle Sarauw says the Department of Tourism is not implementing a law that was passed by the 32nd Legislature to organize festivals in the territory.
Quasheen A Christian (VIPD photo)

STX: Police Arrest Carjack/Burglary Suspect

The V.I. Police Department on Thursday arrested suspect in a robbery and carjacking that took place Wednesday night. According to police, 19-year-old Quasheen A. Christian, who was a person of interest for this incident, was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery.
Shawki Thomas (VIPD photo)

Frederiksted Man Charged With Domestic Violence

Shawki Thomas, 29, was arrested Wednesday and charged with domestic violence for an incident that occurred late Tuesday.

V.I. Delegate on Front Page of New York Times

Delegate Stacey Plaskett's (D-V.I.) photo was front and center Thursday, above the fold of the front page of the New York Times, the paper...

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