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FREDERIKSTED — The Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) said that it in monitoring the fire that began at the Anguilla Landfill in the early morning hours Sunday. The fire reportedly originated in the mulch section at the entrance to the Anguilla Landfill about 3 a.m. on Sunday, according

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – A former Department of Planning and Natural Resources officer who masterminded a smuggling operation that moved 220 pounds (100 kilos) of cocaine through the territory was given nearly sixteen years in prison for his federal conviction on cocaine distribution-related counts. Gerald W. Mercer, 42, of St. Thomas

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BLUEBEARD’S BEACH NEAR THE RITZ-CARLTON HOTEL FAILED WATER QUALITY TESTING DPNR SAID     CHARLOTTE AMALIE — One beach in territory failed water quality testing for bacteria and should be avoided by swimmers and fishermen, according to the latest Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) Beach Advisory. DPNR said that

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    CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Effective immediately, due to a high gas vapor reading detected in the area of Krum Bay area of St. Thomas Wednesday, October 3, 2018, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. “To protect the safety of the public, the main road in the Krum Bay is

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SAMPLE POINT: THE PLACE WHERE THE DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND NATURAL RESOURCES SAMPLES THE WATER AT LIMETREE BEACH IN ST. THOMAS WHICH FAILED IN WATER QUALITY TESTING (GOOGLE VIEW SUPPLIED BY DPNR TODAY TO THE V.I. FREEP) CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two beaches in territory failed water quality testing for bacteria and

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CRUZ BAY — The former branch manager of Terminix International USVI, LLC pleaded guilty on Monday to four counts of illegally applying fumigants containing methyl bromide in multiple residential locations in the U.S. Virgin Islands, including the condominium resort complex in St. John where a family of four fell seriously ill

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two beaches in territory failed water quality testing for bacteria and should be avoided by swimmers and fishermen, according to the latest Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) Beach Advisory. DPNR said that Lindbergh Bay beach on St. Thomas and Oppenheimer beach on St. John have high

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two beaches in territory failed water quality testing for bacteria and should be avoided by swimmers and fishermen, according to the latest Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) Beach Advisory. DPNR said that Coki Point beach on St. Thomas and Johnson’s Bay on St. John have high

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Department of Planning and Natural Resources advised the territorial public today that people stay out of the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean around all four Virgin Islands. STORM WATER ADVISORY NOTE: Due to the high volume of rainfall in the USVI this week, DPNR advises the public

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two beaches in territory failed water quality testing for bacteria and should be avoided by swimmers and fishermen, according to the latest Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) Beach Advisory. DPNR said that Bolongo Bay and Lindquist beaches on St. Thomas have high bacteria counts and are

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