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Anthony Kouton of St. Thomas HAMILTON – Anthony Kotoun led the contingent of five Americans who sailed this week in the Amlin International Moth Regatta in Bermuda. Kotoun, who is originally from St. Thomas, placed 9th overall in the $10,000 regatta with 83 points. Briton Rob Greenhalgh won $5,000 with

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    SENTENCED: Kurt Reovan CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 37-year-old Georgia man was sentenced in federal court to 1.6 years in prison after pleading guilty this summer to bringing nearly 10 kilos of marijuana into St. Thomas. U.S. District Court Judge Curtis Gomez today sentenced Kurt Reovan of Atlanta to

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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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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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  FREE TODAY: Everett Parker CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 46-year-old man who was accused of disrupting traffic on Main Street in St. Thomas was put under arrest by police with the use of a Taser gun and pepper spray Thursday afternoon. But by Friday afternoon — after the VIPD’s top

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 23-year-old St. Thomas man was found shot to death by a single gunshot wound just before midnight Thursday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center notified police at 11:45 p.m. Thursday that gunfire had been reported near The Knolls at Contant,

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Jabari Blash of St. Thomas OAKLAND – Jabari Blash of St. Thomas wasn’t a “Bash Brother” for very long. The Athletics picked him up as their sixth selection in the Rule 5 draft, but quickly dealt him to the Padres so they could add Yonder Alonso and Marc Rzepczynski to

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 20-year-old St. Thomas man has been arrested twice in the last two weeks on charges ranging from robbery to simple assault and vagrancy. Police said that Joshua Adjodha, 20 of Frydenhoj was arrested Wednesday and charged with simple assault and vagrancy. Adjodha was arrested after he

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U.S. District Court Judge Curtis Gomez CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 58-year-old St. Thomas man pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court Tuesday to one count of transportation of a minor for sex, U.S. Attorney Ronald Sharpe said. At the conclusion of the hearing, District Court Judge Curtis Gomez remanded Lennox Phillips

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      Green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas) CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A 44-year-old St. Thomas man was sentenced to less than seven weeks in prison for having a decapitated sea turtle carcass in the boat he was piloting, federal officials said. U.S. District Court Judge Curtis Gomez on December 4

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