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MASSIVE PREGNANT SNAKE CAUGHT USING NEW APPROACH

[BBC News -April 8th 2019]:-  A national park in Florida has captured a record 17 ft (5.2 m) python using an innovative approach to tackling the invasive species. The female snake, the largest ever to be removed from Big Cypress National Preserve, weighed 140lb (63.5kg) and was carrying 73 developing …

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SCHOOL REGISTRATION 2019 – 2020

[PRESS RELEASE- April 8th 2019]:- SCHOOL REGISTRATION – 2019 – 2020 The Department of Education would like to inform parents and guardians, who registered their child/ward for Kindergarten for the Academic Year 2019/2020, to report to District Two or District Three Education Office, to obtain the results of their child’s/ward’s Kindergarten …

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BREAKING NEWS : FIRE IN ODSAN

The HTS News4orce team has learnt of a fire in the Odsan area. Initials reports indicate that the devastating fire occurred at approximately 5:00 AM today,  Sunday April 7th. The fire engulfed and destroyed a wall structure located across from the Odsan Rubis Gas Station. The building is said to …

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FORECASTERS PREDICT ‘SLIGHTLY BELOW AVERAGE’ 2019 HURRICANE SEASON

Slightly below average! That’s the forecast for the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season from Colorado State University. Dr. Philip Klots-Back presented the forecast for the upcoming hurricane season from the national tropical weather conference in South Padre, Texas. So what can we expect this hurricane season? Well the experts say due …

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POLICE PROBING VIRAL GUN VIDEO

Law enforcement officials have confirmed to local media that they are investigating a viral video of a young man brandishing 5 high powered weapons, some of them military grade. The young man in the video went through great efforts to conceal his identity, however reports indicate that he hails from …

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PUBLIC SERVICE MINISTER RESIGNS

The United Workers Party administration has seen the second ministerial resignation of its present tenure, with Dr. Ubaldus Raymond stepping down as public service minister. In our Friday April 5th newscast, we confirmed that Prime Minister Allen Chastanet had accepted the resignation of Dr. Raymond.  (Dr. Ubaldus Raymond) It followed …

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ST. LUCIA RECORDS ANOTHER HOMICIDE

HTS News4orce has confirmed that a Vieux Fort man who was shot on Wednesday April 3rd has succumbed to his injuries. Reports indicate that the man, identified as 37-year-old Howard Henry, was shot in the lower body just before midnight on Wednesday and had been in a coma since the …

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YOUTH MONTH 2019 LAUNCHED ON APRIL 5TH

A youth expose and good deeds day event signaled the official opening of Youth Month 2019 on Friday. The month-long celebration is a collaborative effort of the youth development and sports ministry, the National Students Council and Volunteer St. Lucia.  

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EPOLL APRIL 5TH 2019

Here is today’s question: DO YOU SUPPORT THE NEW POWERS GRANTED TO THE CITY POLICE? Voting is easy! Just log on to HTSSTLUCIA.ORG or Facebook at HTS ST. LUCIA OFFICIAL and vote! You can also send your response via text or Whatsapp to 584-4HTS. That’s (584-4487). For FLOW handset owners, …

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CDB & GERMAN ASSISTANCE FOR OECS CLIMATE CHANGE PROJECTS

The Caribbean Development Bank is supporting member states of the organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) in their efforts to build capacity to develop robust climate change projects for financing. Saint Lucia is among the OECS member states expected to benefit from the initiative.

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