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FREDERIKSTED – The Virgin Islands Police Department announced that five arrests had taken place between Saturday and Monday on St. Croix, according to VIPD spokesman Kevin Jackson. The following are those arrested, Jackson said: *On Saturday July 25, Raynard Taheem Knight, 27, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged

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WASHINGTON — Businesses big and small would get to keep claiming dozens of tax breaks that expired at the start of the year under a bill that overwhelmingly passed the Senate Finance Committee recently. Struggling homeowners and people who live in states without a state income tax would get to

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     St. Thomas geologist Roy Watlington CHRISTIANSTED — Local geologist Roy Watlington says a tsunami from Kick ‘em Jenny could reach St. Croix in as little as 80 minutes. A tsunami caused by the volcano erupting would be in St. John first, then St. Thomas in 90 minutes, Watlington

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Marc Koska (left) attends to a patient CHRISTIANSTED – “Solutions are easier when you understand the problem,” says Marc Koska, who has devoted decades to understanding one of the most stubborn yet preventable problems in public health: disease transmission via unsafe injections. In 1984, on a break from a job in

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FREDERIKSTED – A 36-year-old Estate Harvey man was arrested over the weekend on weapons and other charges in connection with a mid-island robbery that took place in January, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Lawrence Greenidge was arrested at 7:45 p.m. Friday on a warrant issued by the Virgin

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CHRISTIANSTED – The Virgin Islands’ environmental agency plans to file a violation order against two rum producers on St. Croix as residents of several communities complain of a black mold persistently staining their properties, cars and boats. Jamal Nielsen, spokesman for the Department of Planning and Natural Resources, said authorities are

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Juwan Thompson of the Denver Broncos CHRISTIANSTED – Juwan Thompson was different from the other little kids. He wasn’t tall, but he was stocky, with big arms and shoulders much too wide for a 5-year-old. “His babysitter called him ‘Little Hulk,’ ” recalled Thompson’s mom, Ramona Griggie. “So ever since

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MID-ISLAND, St. Croix – A 42-year-old man was stabbed in the stomach early this morning but has refused to tell police who stabbed him and why, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said they received a 911 Emergency Call Center report of a male individual at the Corner Pocket

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CHRISTIANSTED – A two-month-old child was found dead early this morning at a housing community in Estate Golden Rock, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said the 911 Emergency Call Center received a notification of a child being dead on arrival (DOA) at 6:34 a.m. Saturday at John F. Kennedy

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Tonya Escobar, mother of Eboniece Escobar ROAD TOWN, Tortola – The U.S. Marshals Service said the Virginia murder suspect added to the agency’s “15 Most Wanted Fugitives” list on July 2 was captured Thursday standing near a tent in a remote part of the British Virgin Islands. Richmond police charged 19-year-old J’Wa

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