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September 11th 2015 Driving Association Responds to Delay

The national driving school association is denying reports of the treat of strike action over proposed increases in the cost of learners’ permits. The association told HTS news4orce that dialogue with the transportation ministry has resulted in an apparent postponement of the new policy.

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September 11th 2015 NEMO Commends Efforts

In the wake of tropical storm, Erika Prime Minister Dr. Kenny Anthony urged Saint Lucians to do whatever they can to help Dominica’s recovery. It’s been two weeks since Erika, and NEMO is pleased with the level of response to the call to action in Dominica.

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September 10th 2015 Lawmakers Amend National Awards Scheme

While the controversial vehicle fee curb weight debate garnered most of the media attention, law-makers made amendments to other pieces of legislation. The house of assembly considered changes to the national honors and awards act. The goal was to ensure St. Lucia had more latitude in the recognition process.

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September 9th 2015 Suicide Prevention Week

Suicide prevention is well underway with organizations joining forces to draw attention to the burden and costs of suicidal behavior. Public health officials are encouraging the wider community to consider joining the effort to help combat the issue.

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September 9th 2015 Miss Super J Gets A Lift From Grocery Chain

Consolidated foods limited (CFL) remains vested in the continued progress of Miss Super J IGA, even after the carnival queen show. Last week at a ceremony, the grocery Store-chain, made a generous monetary contribution to its 2015 contestant. Half of the contribution will go to charity, with the holy children …

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