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FREDERIKSTED — The University of the Virgin Islands’ (UVI) Agriculture Experiment Station (AES) has been featured in the August 2019 issue of National Geographic, one of the leading magazines on science, geography, history, and world culture. AES, which features an aquaculture program, is spotlighted in the magazine’s Explore Decoder section with

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Virgin Islands Police Department officers of the Criminal Investigation Bureau were conducting a follow up investigation in the Bovoni area about 1:05 p.m. today. As a result of the VIPD’s follow-up to Saturday’s murder near Lima Plaza on St. Thomas police said they found another dead body

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EAST END, St. Croix —  A drunken North Carolina relief worker was on island for less than two weeks when he did not follow the instructions of three armed robbers at Castaway’s Bar & Restaurant and was quickly dispatched with multiple bullets in the back as he continued to belly

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police on St. Thomas need your help to find a person of interest in a murder who is known to them only by his first name “Antonio” and a picture that they issued in a wanted poster today. Virgin Islands Police Department officers responded to a 911

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas woman allegedly admitted to police during a routine traffic stop that she was smoking marijuana while driving — what she didn’t tell them is that she also had cocaine in her vehicle. Kelsii Edwards, 26, of 7B Contant, was arrested and charged with possession

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas man pulled over during a routine traffic stop on Veteran’s Drive on Thursday refused to cooperate with police and repeatedly spit on the officers as he was arrested with marijuana in his vehicle. Donte Camil Joseph, 23, of 215-214 Anna’s Retreat, was arrested and

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CRUZ BAY — A parking lot owner on St. John told police he was kidnapped at gunpoint and forced back into his Enighed residence early Saturday morning. Two shots were fired, but police said no one was injured. Bernard Wesselhoft of Enighed, the owner of Slim Man’s Parking Lot, said

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PHILIPSBURG — Three people have been arrested in Sint Maarten in connection with the fatal shooting of a Canadian man who died protecting his daughter during a robbery, authorities said. Sylvain Valade, 48, from Ste-Agathe-des-Monts, a town in the Laurentians region north of Montreal, was shot June 5 and died

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FREDERIKSTED — The Virgin Islands Police Department is seeking a person of interest in connection with a burglary that occurred on St. Croix last month. Police spokesman Glen Dratte said in a news release this week that the department is circulating a video to see if any members of the public

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LIMA, Peru — A second-half comeback was unnecessary on Wednesday night for a U.S. Pan American Games women’s team, as the Americans built an enormous first-half advantage and cruised to a 103-55 win over the U.S. Virgin Islands in the second game of Group B play at the 2019 Pan

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