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FREDERIKSTED — The Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority said an active fire was reported at the Anguilla Landfill at 11:04 p.m. Friday. “The fire is located on the east corner of the Landfill,” VIWMA spokeswoman Melody Rames said. “Virgin Islands Fire Service and VIWMA contractors and personnel are working expeditiously to bring the fire under control.” VIWMA

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Police on St. Thomas are investigating the shooting of a high-powered assault rifle in a heavily-populated housing project yesterday, authorities said. Jahcori Potter, 20 of the Bovoni Housing Community, was arrested by VIPD officers and charged with possession of an unlicensed firearm about 7:57 p.m. Thursday, the

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A man liming outside a downtown St. Thomas bar and restaurant in his vehicle was robbed at gunpoint in broad daylight Thursday morning, authorities said. Police were dispatched to the Delicia Bar & Restaurant in Estate Honduras in reference to a robbery about 11:38 a.m. Thursday, the

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — A St. Thomas resident has been arrested after a heated argument allegedly led to a brutal domestic violence assault, authorities said. Jason E. Raymond, 39, of Agnes Fancy, was arrested at 4:15 p.m. Wednesday and charged with third-degree assault-domestic violence, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. “The

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FREDERIKSTED — Police in St. Croix say that a 34-year-old Concordia West man has turned himself into authorities. Edictor “Puddy” Esquillin is accused of the attempted stabbing murder of an unidentified St. Croix man, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. Esquillin was arrested at 10:39 a.m. based on a Superior Court

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FREDERIKSTED — The VIPD’s Police Operations and Administrative Services building in Mars Hill closed at 3:40 p.m. Wednesday due to “electrical issues,” a prepared statement said. The electrical issues created a potentially hazardous condition for employees in the building, and the decision was made to evacuate all the employees, the

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CHRISTIANSTED — Governor Albert Bryan Jr. will be the keynote speaker at the St. Croix Chamber of Commerce’s Annual breakfast meeting on Friday February 28 at The Brass Parrot at the Buccaneer Hotel on St. Croix. Bryan said he will discuss a number of topics and issues, including his strategies

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CHRISTIANSTED –– The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Jacksonville District and the U.S. Virgin Islands Office of Disaster Recovery held the first meeting of the year for their newly created Silver Jackets team at the Virgin Islands Cardiac Center in St. Croix on Monday. Silver Jackets is an interagency flood risk

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CHRISTIANSTED — The opioids crisis — a major problem on the U.S. mainland that claims the lives of rich and poor alike … including pop star Prince — is officially a problem in the territory now, too. Marshall D. Miller, 44, of unknown address, pled guilty today to the charge

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CHRISTIANSTED — A St. Croix couple apparently works better with an audience — an official one. Knowing a police officer was in their presence, a local man and a local woman allegedly attacked another person in Estate Golden Rock on Monday morning, authorities said. Kiwayne Cruickshank, 23 and Jahmisha Bethelmie,

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