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[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — STAT, a national publication focused on finding and telling compelling stories about health, medicine, and scientific discovery, has named Virgin Islands native and research scientist Elenoe “Crew” Smith as one of its “2017 STAT Wunderkinds.” “The Landers, Doudnas, and Bradners of the world grab plenty

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[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED — The National Park Service and its supporters will be presenting a talk about historic archaeology at Estate Bethlehem Old Works this week. The lecture will be given by Steve Lenik on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at the Christiansted National Historic Site. It is

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Jevon O.A. Williams with White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus in Washington, D.C. (VIGOP) [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED — The following statement by Republican National Committeeman Jevon O.A. Williams was issued on behalf of the Republican Party of the United States Virgin Islands: “While many across the United States and

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[ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Gov. Kenneth Mapp has proclaimed this Freedom Week in the U.S. Virgin Islands in accordance with Act. No. 8002. Freedom Week encompasses two significant dates in the Territory’s history – July 2, 1848 when a call went out to enslaved Africans to come to Fort Frederik in the

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NOT WELCOME HERE! Three men associated with the vessel Singularis and guests of Yacht Haven Grande were asked to leave the marina this week after flying the Confederate flag on the dinghy tied to the larger yacht. [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A dinghy that flew the Confederate flag next

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HOLDING COURT: Ryan Zinke on St. Croix (PHOTO CREDIT: VIGOP) [ad name=”HTML-68″] ADVERTORIAL: To hear how you can help someone who has a gambling problem, press play below: CHARLOTTE AMALIE — U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke made a bold statement in the U.S. Virgin Islands on Thursday to

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HISTORIC PHOTO OF DANISH SLAVERY IN THE V.I. [ad name=”HTML-68″] ADVERTORIAL: To hear more about how you can help someone who has problem with gambling during problem gaming awareness month of March, please click on the following message below: FREDERIKSTED — The Moravian Church in Denmark in conjunction with several

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    MASTER CHEF: Jerome Grant [ad name=”HTML-68″] ADVERTORIAL: To hear more about how you can help someone who has problem with gambling during problem gaming awareness month of March, please click on the following message below: WASHINGTON — The former chef at the Carambola Beach Resort on St. Croix

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[ad name=”HTML-68″] ADVERTORIAL: To hear more about how you can help someone who has problem with gambling during problem gaming awareness month of March, please click on the following message below:   PHILIPSBURG — Many islands in the Caribbean have a complicated history, because in most cases several different countries

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CANCELLED CHECK FROM USA TO DENMARK FOR THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS [ad name=”HTML-68″] CHRISTIANSTED – March 31st marks the 100th anniversary of the purchase of the U.S. Virgin Islands from Denmark. In 1917, the United States purchased the three islands, St. Thomas, St. Croix, and St. John for $25 million in gold.

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