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FREDERIKSTED – A 77-year-old man was found dead in a white pickup truck early this morning near the Fish Market in town, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said received notification from the 911 Emergency Call Center at 5:52 a.m. today of a white pickup truck being submerged

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                        Rep. Stacey Plaskett WASHINGTON – Not everyone is excited about the Treasury Department’s decision to replace Alexander Hamilton on the $10 bill. A group 64 lawmakers, including Rep. Stacey Plaskett, D-Virgin Islands have asked Treasury Secretary Jack Lew to keep Hamilton on the $10 bill, and instead replace President Andrew

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CHRISTIANSTED – A woman walking with her daughter on the boardwalk in town said she was attacked by two young black men when she refused their offer to take her picture after nightfall Saturday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The woman told police that she and her daughter

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FREDERIKSTED – A man doing repairs outside his home in Estate Grove Place said he was robbed of his cell phone and two air conditioners at gunpoint and ax-point by three men on Sunday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police received notification at 4:11 p.m. August 2 from

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CHRISTIANSTED – Police are investigating a reported robbery that occurred Saturday at 6:49 p.m. near Pickard’s Laundry on Strand Street, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The VIPD received notification from the 911 Emergency Call Center of a person who said that at 1:00 pm on August 1 he

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CHARLOTTE AMALIE – When it comes to buying a slice of paradise, Sir Richard Branson might be the most prominent name you can think of today, having purchased Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands. But the Virgin Group founder was certainly not the first, because 99 years ago today

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CHRISTIANSTED – The 31st West Indies Agricultural Economics Conference hosted by the University of the Virgin Islands on St. Croix kicks off this weekend. Representatives from Caribbean agricultural institutions, agricultural economists, and agriculture policymakers will meet from Sunday August 9 to Friday August 14 at the Buccaneer hotel in Estate

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FREDERIKSTED – A 29-year-old Upper Love man died in an automobile accident Sunday morning after the pickup truck he was driving veered off the main road and struck a tree, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police said they received a report from the 911 Emergency Call Center at

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FREDERIKSTED – Police are investigating an armed robbery in Estate Grove Place that was reported on Friday, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. A man came in to the Wilbur H. Francis Command at 3:50 p.m. on July 31 and filed a report that a robbery took place at

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WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Defense admitted under questioning from Congress this week that it accidentally sent live anthrax spores to the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. The previous week, the Pentagon owned up that some 192 labs worldwide were affected, including all 50 states, the District of

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