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CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Two Virgin Islanders – a 29-year-old man and a 34-year-old woman were sentenced to one year in prison and 30 days in prison respectively by a federal judge in St. Thomas for impersonating FBI agents, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Yamini Potter of St. Thomas was

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VING Maj. Sherrymae Barnes Morales CHRISTIANSTED – A 54-year-old St. Croix real estate broker was given one year and one day in prison by a federal judge for submitting duplicate time sheets in her job at the Virgin Islands National Guard, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Sherrymae Barnes Morales

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Ernice Gilbert with Robert Shrader of Monarch Energy on YouTube CHRISTIANSTED – St. Croix oil refinery HOVENSA LLC has asked a bankruptcy judge to block a bid by its rival Monarch Energy Partners to acquire the debtor’s shuttered refining facility in St. Croix for $40 million, saying Monarch is attempting

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A recall of DaVinci brand cribs has been expanded following additional reports of the mattress support brackets breaking and detaching. Nearly 11,700 of the cribs were recalled this summer. It has now been expanded to include about 6,000 more cribs. It covers certain DaVinci brand, full-size cribs with model names

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KILLED SUNDAY: Giorgio Bertrand WATER ISLAND – The two people killed in a boating accident at Crown Bay Marina on St. Thomas on Sunday night have been identified as Giorgio Bertrand and Lydia Lima, according to social media. Additionally, there is a memorial service “celebrate the life” of Bertrand to

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Coral Bay in St. John CORAL BAY – A vessel based in St. John that had been missing at sea since Sunday was discovered early Monday morning by the U.S. Coast Guard, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center got the call at 6:30 a.m.

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Kenson Plasmound Thelma Frett CHARLOTTE AMALIE – Two men and two women were arrested on charges ranging from brandishing a weapon to assault and grand larceny, the Virgin Islands Police Department said. Here are the arrests from Wednesday to Sunday, according to the VIPD: Kenson Plasmound, 35, address unknown was

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Kaylyn Rose Sommer on Norwegian Pearl MIAMI – Federal agents were on hand at the Port of Miami on Sunday to begin an investigation into reports that a 24-year-old woman jumped overboard from a Norwegian Cruise Lines ship as it sailed off the coast of Cuba. Kaylyn Rose Sommer “was

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Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla SAN JUAN – This week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service, and the U.S. Department of Interior are joining forces with the Governments of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to

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CAPTURED: Travis Everett CHRISTIANSTED – A 36-year-old St. Croix man wanted on domestic violence-related charges was captured without incident by police Saturday night, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Travis Everett, 36, of Frederiksted who is wanted for second-degree assault-domestic violence was captured at 7:23 p.m. Saturday in Estate

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