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LIAT CONFIRMS APPOINTMENT OF NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

The Board of Directors of LIAT, The Caribbean Airline, confirms the appointment of Mrs. Julie Reifer-Jones as Chief Executive Officer. Mrs. Reifer-Jones is a graduate of The University of the West Indies, a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and a member of the Institute of Chartered …

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Micoud Youth Stabbed to Death

A man identified as 21 year old Davidson Egarnes of Up The Line, Micoud reportedly succumbed to stab wounds following a violent altercation with another man on July 31st. The deadly scuffle reportedly occurred in Micoud.  Police have confirmed one arrest in connection with what is the 33rd homicide case. 

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Sandals Responds To Expansion Fears

The man responsible for all sandals resorts in St. Lucia says the company’s expansion is good news for St. Lucia’s tourism product and the country. Winston Anderson is defending the expansion, while denying claims that sandals is about to make its foray into the transportation sector.

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Dr. Rigobert On Atlantic University Controversy

Immediately on the heels of an offshore medical institution packing its bags for another jurisdiction, education minister dr. Gale Rigobert has confirmed that only one medical school in St. Lucia is accredited. Last week, local media broke the news that the Rodney Bay located Atlantic University school of medicine is …

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Fedee Reacts To Freedom Train

Meanwhile, moments after the freedom train took off, HTS news 4orce caught up with minister with responsibility for information & broadcast Dominic Fedee. He expressed surprise at what he called a protest action on the part of the CSA.

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CSA On RSL Closure

D-day arrived for the staff at Radio Saint Lucia and the Civil Service Association has sought to pay tribute to the storied organization in its own way. Minister with responsibility for information & broadcasting Dominic Fedee, a few weeks ago announced that the state-owned radio station would be liquidated, with …

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Sandals Hosts Annual Dental Clinic

The sandals foundation dental program continued at the Marchand combined school on Friday. Annually, the foundation joins with great shape inc to give underserved members of the population free dental care.

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Micoud Carnival 2017

Carnival in the east coast village of Micoud will reached a fever pitch with the climax of the cultural celebration this past weekend. The community is basking in the revival of the cultural showpiece with more revellers cramping the narrow streets of Micoud on Sunday July 31st. Organizers are touting …

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Saint Lucia Hosts One-Day RSS Security Chiefs Meeting

Cyber-crime, gunrunning and the fallout from the political upheaval in Venezuela were at the top of the agenda as Saint Lucia played host to a one-day meeting of the Regional Security System on Monday. The gathering of the security chiefs follows a similar meeting held in another RSS member territory …

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SLP SUPPORTS HON SHAWN EDWARD

The Saint Lucia Labour Party denounces the latest attempt by the UWP to sully the reputation of the former Minister of Youth and Sports and the Parliamentary Representative for Dennery North, Hon Shawn Edward and some former board members of the National Lotteries Authority.   The SLP maintains that Hon …

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Mas’ in Micoud

Five [5] carnival bands painted the narrow village streets in Micoud over the weekend as part of annual carnival festivities. Mouvement, Riverbank Patriots, Infinity Wise, Junior Love and Rumpage comprised the grand community showpiece that climaxed with a parade throughout the Micoud village on July 30th. Each carnival band recorded …

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