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WASCO BLAMES RUPTURED MAIN ON AGING INFRASTRUCTURE

The water and sewage company has some good news for residents of the north following major disruptions in the supply of water to the most densely populated region of the country. marketing and communication officer, Cherry-Ann Williams says WASCO has completed repairs on a damage main and rectified subsequent leaks …

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DEADLY SHOOTING IN ODSAN

Social media networks and digital platforms were awash with images of a lifeless form in a dried up dusty ravine and an abandon bullet-riddled vehicle parked on the main road. But so far, the authorities have remained mum on the incident and eye-witnesses have declined to speak to news4orce. Police …

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PM CHASTANET ATTENDS HIGH LEVEL MEETING

Saint Lucia prime minister Allen Chastanet is attending the 31st inter-sessional meeting of the conference of heads of government of the Caribbean community (CARICOM) which began Tuesday morning in Barbados. Chastanet briefly returned to Saint Lucia this weekend after three meetings and two international engagements. The first was a meeting …

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INDUSTRIAL URNEST AT NIC, STAFF CALL IN SICK

Saint Lucia prime minister Allen Chastanet is attending the 31st inter-sessional meeting of the conference of heads of government of the Caribbean community (CARICOM) which began Tuesday morning in Barbados. Chastanet briefly returned to Saint Lucia this weekend after three meetings and two international engagements. The first was a meeting …

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TOURISM SATELLITE ACCOUNT OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED

The tourism satellite account (TSA) was officially launched on Monday February 17th 2020. Officials tout the TSA as the main tool of measuring the economic impact of tourism in Saint Lucia. It will provide critical data that will inform policy regarding the sector.

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IPL FRANCHISE OWNERS PURCHASE SAINT LUCIA ZOUKS

The floundering Saint Lucia Zouks franchise has been given a new lease on life. The Caribbean premier league team which has failed to make the playoffs in recent seasons is now under new management. The Zouks have been sold to the owners of the Punjab kings 11 of the Indian …

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SAINT LUCIA ATTRACTS 2 NEW BRITISH AIRWAYS FLIGHTS

Minister for tourism Dominic Fedee feels vindicated following the announcement of two new exclusive British Airways flights to service St. Lucia. The news comes following the virgin Atlantic pullout in 2019. The St. Lucia tourism authority is hailing this development following some public back-lash over the planned introduction of a …

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EVENTS COMPANY STILL UNDERSTAFFED

A restructuring of events St. Lucia has left the entity operating at less than optimal staff levels. According to minister in the ministry of culture Fortuna Belrose, efforts are underway to fill a number of positions.

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SEXUAL PREDATOR AT LARGE IN BEAUSEJOUR

The Beausejour community is on high alert and on the look-out for an alleged sexual predator on the prowl in the neighborhood. One woman narrowly escaped the clutches of the suspect, who pounced on the unsuspecting victim during the early morning hours of valentine’s day.

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VICTOR MAURICE LAID TO REST

Friends and family of the late Victor Maurice said their final good-byes to the beloved ex-councilor at a stirring funeral service on the weekend. Maurice who succumbed to injuries sustained in a gun attack, was remembered as a man of integrity. Speaker after and after called for an end to …

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