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Jus’ Sail recruiting for 2017 Youth Training Programme

PRESS RELEASE:-Jus’ Sail are excited to announce that it is recruiting for the 2017 Youth Training Programme, now in its sixth year. If you are between the ages of 18-25, unemployed and out of education and have a St Lucian ID card you are eligible to apply to be accepted …

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Stolen Vehicle Found Scrapped and Burnt

A stolen Nissan Tiida sedan was found several hours after it was reported missing in Bexon, Castries Friday [September 1st]. The vehicle belonged to a local police officer who alleged the theft occurred on Thursday while it was parked at Monier, Gros – Islet. The police officer’s car suspected to …

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27-Year-Old Killed In Fiery Auto Crash

The mother of a young woman who lost her life in a fiery vehicular accident in the wee hours of Thursday is remembering her daughter as a loving individual and doting mother. According to police, 27-year-old Leysel Charlery Deterville was a passenger in a vehicle heading to Castries from Gros …

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Officials Deny OKEU Privatization 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.

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Public Consultation On Geothermal Energy

The Sustainable Development Ministry will host another series of public meetings in the south of the island, as it resumes exploration of Saint Lucia’s geothermal resource. This round of discussions seeks feedback and questions from residents of fond St. Jacques, Belle Plaine and Saltibus.

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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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