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FREDERIKSTED — The Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority (VIWMA) said today that the St. Croix Transfer Station and Anguilla Landfill are now closed. The facilities were temporarily closed today due to heavy smoke caused by a fire which started in the mulch pile at the entrance of the facility on

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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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FREDERIKSTED — The Virgin Islands Waste Management Authority (VIWMA) said this morning there is an active fire in the mulch section at the entrance of the Anguilla Landfill. The fire ignited today at about 3 a.m., according to VIWMA. The Virgin Islands Fire Service, VIWMA contractors and staff are working

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CHRISTIANSTED — The Virgin Islands Fire Service (VIFS) will join other fire departments around the nation in observing Fire Prevention Week, October 7 to 13. Sponsored by the National Fire Protection Association since 1922, the purpose of the week is to raise awareness of the risks posed by fires and

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FOUND DEAD IN BURNT-OUT CAR: Emile Brin of St. Croix FREDERIKSTED — The man found inside a burnt-out vehicle Monday morning has been positively identified as 23-year-old Emile Brin, the Virgin Islands Free Press has learned. Acting on a tip, police were sent to an overgrown, isolated area of Ham’s Bluff

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FREDERIKSTED —The body of an unidentified man was discovered in a burned-out car in an overgrown, isolated area of Ham’s Bluff on Monday morning, police sources said. Police did not identify the make and model of  the vehicle the body was found in but said they arrived on the scene

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FIREFIGHTERS IN ACTION: In this file photo, Virgin Islands Fire Services firefighters respond to a fire at H&H Tire and Battery in Estate Castle Coakley St. Croix. CHARLOTTE AMALIE – The Virgin Islands Fire Service (VIFS) quickly extinguished a fire in a residential section of Estate Wintberg early Friday morning,

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