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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The site of multiple shootings in the last two years — Lake’s Chicken Fry in Smith Bay — was the scene of a double murder early this morning. On Friday July 21, 2017 at approximately 2:15 am a concerned citizen called 911 and reported shots fired in

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LOVING FATHER: Antonio Sanes-Carmona stands in the middle of his five daughters on St. Croix. CHRISTIANSTED – A St. Croix man will spend almost five years in a federal prison after keeping 51 images of child pornography on his computer. Antonio Sanes-Carmona, 45, of St. Croix, was sentenced on Wednesday

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EIGHT MONTHS: A federal judge didn’t give Okeyonna Njoka, 30, of Los Angeles enough time to go full term if she happens to get pregnant in prison. CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A California woman will serve less than a year in prison for admitting to bringing at least 13 pounds of

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UNDER CLOSE SCRUTINY FOR PAST DEALINGS: Former V.I. Labor Commissioner Albert Bryan, Jr. who was a key component of the Gov. John P. de Jongh, Jr. Administration. CHRISTIANSTED — A prominent commissioner under former Gov. John P. de Jongh Jr. is being investigated by the U.S. Department of Justice for

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Acting Interior assistant secretary for Insular Areas Nikolao Pula has made available more than $1 million for natural and cultural resource protection in the U.S. Insular Areas, including the territory. The funds will support a wide variety of initiatives that include watershed management, GIS skills development, radar monitoring

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Marina at Yacht Haven Grande said today that it will serve as the official venue for the 2017 U.S.V.I. Charter Yacht Show in St. Thomas. Hosted by the Virgin Islands Professional Charter Association (VIPCA) from November 11 – 14, the show will feature at least 50 yachts available for charter

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SAN JUAN – Some 27 people have been indicted by a grand jury leading up to the FBI raid of the narcotics division of the Puerto Rico Police Department yesterday, authorities said. FBI agents seized documents and electronic equipment Wednesday at the department in the north-coast town of Vega Baja.

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DENVER — On the occasions that John Collins has visited family from his mother’s side in St. Croix, it has always been easy to identify the region’s most beloved sports hero. “As soon as you come out of the airport, there’s a flag of Tim Duncan,” Collins, a 6-foot-10 power

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THE LITTLE MERMAID: Kelly Hygema CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Most little girls imagine what it’s like to be a mermaid – but one St. Thomas resident has gone a step further to make that dream a reality. Kelly Hygema, a native of Florida, describes herself as a “professional mermaid” and spends

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — All games for the Virgin Islands Paradise Jam will stream online at FloHoops.com. The announcement includes official tipoff times for all 16 games of the men’s and women’s tournaments at the 18th annual Paradise Jam, set for Nov. 17-25, at the University of the Virgin Islands. FloHoops

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