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Attempted Suicide at Bordelais Correctional Facility

On August 31, 2017 inmate Mervin Moise was found in his residential cell with a noose around his neck. Officers assigned to the maximum security unit where Moise is housed observed Moise behaved differently during their security patrols. Moise was asked whether everything was okay with him, to which he …

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Health Officials Shut Down OKEUH Privatisation Talk

Health officials say they want to make two things clear – the Owen King EU Hospital will not be privatized and far from being shut down, the community pediatric programme will be expanded, along with services for special needs children. The top brass of the Ministry of Health met with …

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A mother’s final moments with her deceased daughter

Days after celebrating the birthday of her 4-year-old son ‘K.J’, 27-year-old Leysel Charlery Deterville perished in a horrific auto crash on August 31st. Deterville, known to love ones as ‘Liz’, was a passenger in an SUV, traveling south bound along the Castries Gros Islet highway in Marisule in the early …

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St. Jude Hospital receives a mobile blood bank

St Jude Hospital is the recipient of a mobile blood bank unit donated by the National Health Service (NHS) of the United Kingdom to the government and people of St Lucia. The donation of the DAF 45 Series, custom built mobile blood bank was made possible through the persistent efforts …

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Saint Lucia Recommencing Geothermal Exploration

(PRESS RELEASE) – The Government of Saint Lucia, after recommencing the exploration of the island’s geothermal resource, remains in pursuit of the successful development of this resource. This agenda is expected to enable the island to reach its most recent target submitted through its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs). For the …

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Freak Accident leaves One Dead

The identities of Thursday’s [August 31st] accident victims have not been released. HTS News4orce understands however, at about 3 am one Nissan X-Trail SUV traveling along the Marisule, Gros – Islet high road reportedly lost control before careening into a ditch in front of Courts Mega store. Two people including …

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Fet La Woz 2017

The 2017 La Woz Festival kicked off with a church service at the saint peter roman catholic in Dennery and culminated with a Gwan Fet at the Clendon mason memorial secondary school. The event is dedicated entirely to its name-sake flower, and highlights the feast of saint rose de lima …

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