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BOISE – Legend and screen icon Maureen O’Hara will celebrate her 95th birthday today August 17 with her family and close friends in Idaho. The former resident of St. Croix, once billed as the Queen of Technicolor, will celebrate in the home of her grandson Conor Beau FitzSimons, with whom

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             Hugo Hodge, Jr. of WAPA CHARLOTTE AMALIE — The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority says a worsening drought is causing power outages. WAPA Executive Director Hugo Hodge, Jr. told the Associated Press that dry conditions have caused tree branches to fall and salt air residue to build up

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FREDERIKSTED – An Estate Wheel of Fortune man was robbed at gunpoint of $30 and shot last night, but survived the shooting, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. The 911 Emergency Call Center received a report from an off-duty police officer at 7:56 p.m. Friday that a man had

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    Dr. Guy Garman of St. Croix CHRISTIANSTED – A popular St. Croix medical doctor went missing and was presumed dead Saturday in a scuba diving accident while attempting a record deep dive off of the Long Reach, the Virgin Islands Free Press has learned. Dr. Guy Garman, with offices in

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FREDERIKSTED – A 31-year-old Bethlehem Village woman was arrested for allegedly stealing nearly $80,000 from the fast food restaurant where she worked, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Tamala Walker was arrested by officers with the Economic Crime Unit based on a warrant from the Superior Court at 5:30

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CHRISTIANSTED – For the second time in five days masked men have taken a new model car from a woman at gunpoint on St. Croix, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police were notified by the 911 Emergency Call Center at 8:36 p.m. Thursday that a carjacking took place at the Gas

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FREDERIKSTED – Police are investigating a report of a man who says he was shot as he left the Harvey housing community just after midnight, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police were dispatched by the 911 Emergency Call Center at 12:01 a.m. today to the Juan F. Luis

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FREDERIKSTED – For the second time in two days, someone has apparently drowned on St. Croix, according to the Virgin Islands Police Department. Police were notified by the 911 Emergency Call Center about 6:45 p.m. Thursday and officers were dispatched to the Ann E. Abramson Marine Facility to investigate a report of

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  NBA Superstar Tim Duncan of St. Croix SAN ANTONIO – The off-the-court legal battle between Spurs star Tim Duncan of St. Croix and his former financial adviser Charles Banks intensified this week as Banks accused Duncan of wrongly casting himself as the “innocent” while portraying Banks as the “dishonest

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WASHINGTON— Embattled Japanese air bag manufacturer Takata Corp. plans to launch a new ad campaign and send a new mailing to the owners of millions of recalled vehicles by working with a major insurance industry group. Exploding Takata air bags are linked to at least eight deaths and more than

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