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Rep. Stacey Plaskett (Democrat-V.I.) MIAMI — In the run-up to Tuesday’s Florida Democratic presidential primary, the Hillary Clinton campaign announced its “Hillary for Florida” Caribbean Leadership Council – a diverse group of grassroots and community leaders in the Caribbean-American community committed to electing Hillary Clinton as president of the United

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FREDERIKSTED — Saturday, March 12, 2016 at roughly 3:26pm, officers were dispatched by the 911 Emergency Call Center, in a response to a shots fired in the vicinity of the Concordia Gas Station. Upon arrival to the scene, officers received information that a maroon Mercedes Benitez had been involved in

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CHRISTIANSTED — Police said they found a 36-year-old former prison inmate riddled with bullets but still clinging to life as he lay on the ground near Sunny Isle on Friday night. Emergency Medical Technicians were able to keep Darien Griffith of Old Castle Coakley alive for the ride to the

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CHRISTIANSTED – The Department of Licensing and Consumer Affairs released its survey for the lowest prices for gasoline on St. Croix and St. Thomas on Friday. On St. Croix, for self service regular, premium and diesel gasolines, Superior Service Station in Estate Mt. Pleasant West had the lowest price on

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SAN ANTONIO — Spurs fans were dismayed this morning to learn that the greatest power forward in NBA history has reached his final decade of playing the sport. “I’m 39 now, and my body is feeling it,” said Duncan to assembled media members. “I just don’t think I can play

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Mill Harbour Condominiums on St. Croix CHRISTIANSTED – Three beaches on St. Croix and three beaches on St. John have failed water quality testing by the Department of Planning and Natural Resources (DPNR) and are not considered safe to swim or fish in. DPNR said Friday afternoon that Frank Bay

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SAN ANTONIO — When San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan yanked down his second board of the night in Thursday’s 109-101 victory over the Chicago Bulls, the rebound propelled the veteran into elite company as just the sixth player in NBA history to notch 15,000-plus rebounds. Duncan entered the night

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CHRISTIANSTED — Gov. Kenneth Mapp fulfilled his first state of the territory promise to move prisoners at Golden Grove Correctional Facility off-island this week. Mapp said that 105 prisoners were transferred off-island Tuesday morning. Details of the transfer were announced by Mapp and B.O.C. Director Rick Mullgrav at a press

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FREDERIKSTED — Tuesday, March 08, 2016 at approximately 9:35pm, the 911 Emergency Call Center received a report of gunfire having been discharged in the area of Market Street. Moments later, the 911 Emergency Call Center received a second call indicating that someone was shot in the vicinity of El Ricon

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By DR. JENNIFER YOUNG/SPECIAL TO THE V.I. FREE PRESS CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Earthquakes are contrary things. Last week I was noting the absence of any significant seismic event and within hours of the publication of the digest, what should happen but the largest tremor of the year so far? Of

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