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     ARRESTED: Leon Nisbett FREDERIKSTED – A 39-year-old St. Croix man was arrested early Saturday morning on illegal gun charges after a traffic stop on the Melvin Evans Highway, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Leon Nisbett of Old Castle Coakley was arrested at 5:59 a.m. Saturday and

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  FREDERIKSTED – For the second time in three night shots rang out at the Walter I.M. Hodge Pavilion. This time, four people were shot. On Wednesday night, one person. The 911 Emergency Call Center notified police at 10 p.m. Friday that gunshots had be fired at the Walter I.M.

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  ATLANTA – Each week during the flu season, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) publishes “Flu View,” a weekly report of the flu’s impact. During week 47 (November 22-28, 2015), influenza activity increased slightly but remained low overall, according to the report. The following findings are included

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FREDERIKSTED – A 24-year-old St. Croix man told police today that when he stopped to repair his motor scooter in Estate Williams Delight, a car drove up to him and started firing gunshots at him. The 911 Emergency Call Center notified police at 1:51 p.m. Friday that gunshots had been

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Garbage piled up near a tree at Halfpenny Beach in St. Croix CHRISTIANSTED – Only one beach in St. Croix – Halfpenny Beach – has been deemed unfit for swimming or fishing by the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) in its weekly beach advisory. But DPNR admits that

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FREDERIKSTED – A 17-year-old boy rode his bike near Sprat Hall this afternoon and discharged a .22 rifle in the direction of a populated area, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center received a notification at 2:17 p.m. Thursday that a gun had been discharged

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FREDERIKSTED – A 33-year-old St. Croix man was arrested domestic violence-related charges Wednesday night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Jonathan Santiago of Hannah’s Rest was arrested at 7:12 p.m. Wednesday and charged with second-degree assault-domestic violence, the VIPD said. Police said Santiago was arrested after got into a

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FREDERIKSTED – Police said a report of gunshots fired near a West End housing community was received Wednesday night on St. Croix. The 911 Emergency Call Center was notified at 8:03 p.m. December 9 that gunshots had been fired near the Walter I.M. Hodge Pavilion. Responding officers arrived at the

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WILMINGTON, Del. – A federal bankruptcy judge sitting in Delaware made a ruling on the controversial sale of oil company HOVENSA on Monday, but said details of a large portion of the sale hearing could not be made public, under penalty of contempt, until the Gov. Kenneth Mapp announced them

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Linval Joseph when he played for the Giants When he would return to visit his father in St. Croix, Linval Joseph and his brother, Isaac, would make a makeshift basketball hoop out of a piece of board and a milk crate, attaching it to a telephone pole. Growing up in

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