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FISHERIES ON TURTLES

Residents of Anse la Raye were taken aback by a set of wandering turtles near the beach on Friday evening. The turtles may have been heading in the wrong direction, possibly because of the lights of the village.

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HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS 2019

St. Lucia on Monday was bracing itself for the impact of hurricane Dorian which is expected to dump up to ten inches of rain. Dorian which is predicted to strengthen before making landfall, is expected to become a category one hurricane when it passes over St. Lucia, during the wee …

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2019 ROOTS AND SOUL OPENING

The roots and soul festival sounded off on friday with a very soulful performance from a few St. Lucian based performers at the ramp on Rodney Bay. the curtains came down on the festival on Sunday with a number of impressive performances at the pigeon island national landmark.

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NEMO: No Major Damage From Passage Of Dorian

Via SNO Saint Lucia experienced no major damage from the passage of Tropical Storm Dorian, the Acting Director of the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO), Dorine Gustave says. ” All of the roads are passable – you can go through Castries down South; East, West – the roads are okay,” …

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MINISTER FOR LABOUR ON MINIMUM WAGE

The call is growing louder for St. Lucia to enact minimum wage legislation. A number of parliamentarians were questioned ahead of the sitting of Tuesday’s and Thursday’s sitting on this topical issue.

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PUBLIC OFFICERS NOT PAID

The civil service association has stated its disappointment with the delay in the payment of salaries for public servants. Thursday was marked as pay day for the public servants, but for those who went to their banks to access their salaries, returned empty handed – the salaries were not posted.

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