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MIAMI – The Virgin Islands may face another threat from a tropical storm this week. The National Hurricane Center on Monday morning was tracking a tropical wave that was likely to become Tropical Storm Erika soon. Hurricane forecasters said Monday morning that Invest 98L appeared more organized and could be upgraded to a

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                 Andre Veloz of St. Croix BANGOR – The St. Croix-born singer-songwriter Andre Veloz headlines the American Folk Festival in Maine this weekend, bringing her own form of “Dominican blues” to Stephen King’s hometown. Although she was born in the Virgin Islands, Veloz was raised in the Dominican Republic, where

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MIAMI — A tropical storm watch was issued for the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico as of 8 p.m. Sunday. A tropical storm watch means that the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico face a threat from Tropical Storm Danny within 48 hours. The first hurricane of 2015 in the Atlantic

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  MIAMI — Hurricane Danny is losing steam do to shearing effects from a dry upper atmosphere but was still considered a powerful storm today. The first hurricane of 2015 in the Atlantic continued its westward march towards the Virgin Islands while losing some of the intensity that made it a Category

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                       Dr. Guy Garman CHRISTIANSTED – Two of the most successful deep diving enterprises in the world publicly warned the dive crew hired by Dr. Guy Garman to keep him safe that if the “flawed” dive went forward as described it would most likely end in certain death for “Doc

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MIAMI – Tiny Hurricane Danny continued to push westward across the Atlantic on a path for the Caribbean on Friday and strengthened into a Category 2 storm. But forecasters don’t think that trend will last for long. The winds of the first hurricane in the Atlantic this season increased to

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CHRISTIANSTED – Two men were arrested and charged with illegal gun possession charges on Company Street in town Tuesday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police arrested 21-year-old Dean Schneider of Harbor View Apartments at 5:53 p.m. Tuesday and charged him with unauthorized possession of a firearm, the VIPD said.

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MIAMI – Danny has become the first hurricane of 2015 in the Atlantic. The National Hurricane Center said Danny ramped up in strength and appearance today, developing a more symmetrical structure and an eye. Its wind speed also increased to 75 mph, making Danny a Category 1 hurricane. As of 11

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Tropical Storm Danny has formed far out in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center said Tuesday. As of 5 p.m. ET, the storm has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and is moving to the west at 12 mph. It’s the fourth named tropical system of the 2015 Atlantic hurricane

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CHRISTIANSTED – Police on St. Croix are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a 17-year old missing minor, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Abijah Issac was last seen on Sunday August 2, 2015 at his residence in Tan Tan Terrace, wearing a pair of blue jeans and

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