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CASTRIES MAYOR REAPPOINTMENT ISSUES TO BE SETTLED SOON

The Castries Constituencies Council (CCC) May Know Whether Peterson Francis Will Stay On For A Second Term As Mayor Of Castries By Next Week. Francis Has Been On The Fence About The Matter Due To What He Describes As Ad-Hoc Actions Of Local Government Minister Senator Fortuna Belrose, Following A …

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COLLEAGUES OF SLAIN KIMBERLY WILLIAMS DE LEON RALLY FOR JUSTICE

Former Colleagues, Co-Workers And Past Classmates Of Slain Kimberly Williams-De Leon Thursday On November 1st, Converged On Constitution Park In The Capital To Rally For Justice. The Organization Of Concerned Peers And Family Wore Orange Apparel And Led An Anti-Gender-Based Violence Demonstration Through The City In Kimberly’s Honor.

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FEDEE TAKES ON VF SOUTH MP OVER PAST DSH TALKS

Anse-La-Raye/Canaries MP And Minister Responsible For Tourism Dominic Fedee On Thursday November 1st, Revealed Details Of Previous Correspondence Between Former Prime Minister Dr. Kenny Anthony And Desert Star Holdings Chairman Teo Ah Khing, Which By His Interpretation, Contradicts The Opposition’s Objections To The Controversial DSH Project. Fedee Has Called Out …

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SLNT ‘SADDENED’ AFTER FIRE RAZES HISTORIC BUILDINGS

[PRESS RELEASE] The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) is saddened by the destruction of the colonial-era historic ‘Glasgow’ townhouse and other nearby properties, which were burnt by fire during the early morning of Tuesday 30th October, 2018. The Glasgow House was located at the north-eastern corner of the junctions of Mary-Ann …

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CDF HONORS LA WEN PAGEANT CONTESTANTS

The Folk Research Center held the prize giving ceremony for the contestants of the 2018 La Wen Kweyol pageant. The show was hosted on October 20th and is a staple on Saint Lucia’s creole heritage month calendar of activities.

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FAMILY OF BEXON CRASH VICTIMS IN MOURNING

Reaction continues to pour in after the devastating Bexon auto crash on Tuesday October 30th. Fergusson Donnelly age 32, and guardian to the three young children involved in the crash, all sustained severe bodily injuries. Officials have confirmed that three of the victims including Donnelly succumbed at hospital. His youngest …

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EVICTED CHARLEMAGNE FAMILY LIVING OUT OF VEHICLE

Members of the Charlemagne family are pressing on, despite eviction from the La Clery CDC public housing unit this week. The family was among the last remaining tenants in the unit, which is currently being demolished and earmarked for development. Mr. and Mrs. Charlemagne have spent the last two nights …

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BEXON ROAD CRASH LEAVES THREE DEAD

Two children aged nine and three are among the dead after a pick-up truck veered out of control and careened into a parked trailer truck on the Bexon highway. The driver of the pick-up also sustained fatal injuries.  The only survivor – a critically injured six-year-old boy has since been airlifted …

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Indictments Loom for Cops Implicated in ORC?

Security Minister Senator Hermangild Francis has revealed police officers implicated in the 2010/11 Operation Restore Confidence anti-crime offensive will face prosecution. The Security Minister disclosed to News4orce the United States government has issued the nonnegotiable stipulation if Saint Lucia wants the Leahy Law sanctions imposed on the police force in …

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