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Senator Mary Isaac says Healthcare is in ‘A Good Place’

Saint Lucia’s Health Sector is shaping up to be in a very good place, where the Owen King EU and St. Jude Hospitals are concerned. That is the sentiment of Health Minister Senator Mary Isaac, who provided the media with a brief update on the state of the medical facilities.

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NHC Chair Confirms Planned La Clery CDC Demolition

The Chairman of the National Housing Corporation has confirmed that the La Clery CDC’s will all be demolished to make way for something new. The decades old low-income housing facility has been the subject of much debate in recent months, following the electrocution of a young man who was previously …

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Police Issue Statement on Cap Estate Killing

(Press Release from the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force) – Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Anna Cecilia Mitchell of Flambouyant Crescent, Cap Estate, Gros Islet. Officers attached to the Gros Islet Police Station were summoned to a residence at Cap Estate, about 4:10 p.m. on Tuesday, June 12, 2018. …

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OECS Commission & CDB Host Crucial (Re)Building Standards Forum

Our cameras recorded the devastation in Dominica following the 2017 Hurricane Season. We’ve seen homes destroyed and people displaced. Caribbean countries are still recovering from the ravages of that season and there is critical concern for the building sector. In this vein, the OECS Commission and the Caribbean Development Bank …

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UWI Open Campus Concludes Management Course

The University of the West Indies (UWI) Open Campus Saint Lucia has completed a supervisory management course for workers in Soufriere and surrounding communities. The learning institution hosted a certificate award ceremony for graduates at the Fond Doux Plantation under the theme “Approaching the Future with Confidence”.

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Soufriere Students Head to Oxford

Most scholars and intellectuals dream of visiting Oxford University. Now Oxford graduate and current Principal of the Soufriere Comprehensive Secondary School, Joel Charlemagne has managed to land her students, a once in a life-time trip to the premier institution of higher learning. The School officials say its all about letting …

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French National Charged in GFL Charles Airport Bomb Hoax

(Press Release) –  On Saturday, June 9, 2018, about 8:30 a.m. police reported to the George F.L. Charles Airport, in Vigie, for investigation into a possible explosive at the facility following allegations made by two French Nationals. Operations were suspended and a thorough search of the facility was conducted; no such …

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Digicel and Cricket West Indies end sponsorship agreement

ST JOHN’S, ANTIGUA –  Digicel has reached an agreement to end to its sponsorship relationship with Cricket West Indies one year early following a successful 13-year partnership.   Dominic Warne, Director of Commercial, Marketing and Communications for Cricket West Indies, commented; “On behalf of everyone at Cricket West Indies, I would …

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Windies aims to improve ranking with busy summer schedule

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Top-order, left-handed batsman, Devon Smith returns to the WINDIES squad for the series against Sri Lanka. Wicket-keeper, Jamar Hamilton has also earned selection in the elite squad for the first time becoming the second Anguillan, behind Omari Banks to do so. The confirmed squad is: Jason Holder …

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