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CASTRIES PHONE SNATCHER CAUGHT & HAULED BEFORE THE COURTS

Quick thinking and action by witnesses and the police helped to nab a phone snatcher in the city centre on Tuesday morning. The robber pounced on an unsuspecting Italian national and was running off with the visitor’s cell phone, when a group of locals gave chase and managed to detain him. …

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MAYOR DEFENDS CITY POLICE

Castries Mayor Peterson Francis maintains that once the police commissioner has given a city police officer the oath of office, that officer can carry out arrests across Saint Lucia. The Police Welfare Association has criticized legislation that allows city police to extend their reach outside their municipality. Mayor Francis is …

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NEW SLMDA PRESIDENT READY FOR THE TASK AHEAD

The St. Lucia Medical and Dental Association (SLMDA) has a new president. Dr. Merle Clarke, who was elected for a two-year term, says she is aware of the pressing concerns in health-care and is ready to hit the ground running.

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THE CCC & CATHOLIC CHURCH COLLABORATE ON CALVARY

The Castries Constituency Council (CCC) has vowed to take up the reins and help the Roman Catholic Church maintain and preserve the Calvary. Over the last few years, the site has been left unattended and attracted homeless individuals.  

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FAMILY OF 4 HOMELESS FOLLOWING FIRE

A family of four is homeless after a fire gutted their two-storey house in the Diamond area of Soufriere on Monday. Fire officials say they encountered many challenges extinguishing the flames. Those included the vehicles of curious residents blocking access to the home and no available hydrants near the scene, …

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YOUNG MAN LOSES LIFE IN MOTORCYCLE COLLISION

35-year-old Brad Fatal of Independence City is Saint Lucia’s latest road fatality. Fatal was heading to his home at Independence City, Castries, when he collided with a vehicle in the Ravine Chabot community. His grieving mother is appealing to motor-cyclists to wear safety gear and watch their speed on the …

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TWENTY YEAR OLD ST. LUCIAN FATALLY SHOT IN MARTINIQUE

A 20 year old St. Lucian has been fatally shot in neighboring Martinique.  The young man is said to have been shot in the stomach and back at La Martin on Thursday night. He was rushed to the University Hospital in Fort De France where he later succumbed to his injuries. Martinique …

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BREAKING NEWS : SERIOUS MOTOR VEHICULAR ACCIDENT IN CHABOT

The HTS News4orce team has been informed of a serious motor vehicular accident which occurred at approximately 8:30 this morning in Chabot. Initial reports state that a motorbike which was carrying two male individuals collided head on with a coaster. Reports state that the driver of the motorbike and his …

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