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Gov’t Moving Ahead With NCC Relocation

“We need a venue.” Local Government and Culture Minister, Senator Fortuna Belrose explained to the press on June 12th, the Allen Chastanet led Administration is making good on a mandate to development the local entertainment industry. Amongst the strategies to add value to the local entertainment scene is constructing event …

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No Arrests in 27th Homicide

Press Release June 12, 2017 Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a twenty-seven (27) year old resident of Corinth, Gros Islet, namely Seasme Cherry also known as “Shem Cherry” and “Snake Oil”. The Gros Islet Police Station received a report of a possible homicide, about 1:30 a.m. …

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27th Homicide Victim Shot 4 Times

HTS News4orce can confirm 27-year old Seame Cherry succumbed to injuries sustainted from multiple gun shot wounds, after a shooting in Piat, Grande Riviere. Police information suggests Cherry, was shot at least four (4) times about the body. The motive for the fatal shooting is unclear. Reports indicate Shem Cherry …

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Bois d’Orange bypass reopens

The bypass road located off the Castries-Gros Islet highway, near the Bois d’Orange bridge was reopened today, Monday, June 12. The road has been opened for vehicles proceeding southbound from Gros Islet. NO RIGHT TURNS are being allowed for northbound vehicles unto the bypass road. Sherman Sylvester, Civil Engineer at the Department …

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FUEL PRICE ADJUSTMENTS

PRESS RELEASE June 12, 2017 FUEL PRICE ADJUSTMENTS The Public is hereby notified that in keeping with changes in international oil prices and Government’s application of the modified market pass-through petroleum pricing mechanism, the retail prices of gasoline (unleaded), diesel, LPG 20, 22, and 100 lb cylinders have been changed. …

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SAINT LUCIA TOURIST BOARD WOOS TRAVEL AGENTS

SAINT LUCIA (June 8, 2017) – Travel agents are vital to the success of any tourist destination, a fact that the Saint Lucia Tourist Board (SLTB) never loses sight of. Once again, the SLTB has launched its annual travel agent incentive program, Saint Lucia Agent Months (SLAM). Now in its 7th year, SLAM’s …

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Raise Your Voice: Our women leaders continue to fail us!

Press Release:-In Saint Lucia, women and girls continue to be subjected to violence, such as Domestic Violence & Murder, Rape, Sexual Abuse, Social Media Pornography Abuse, etc, at no time did women hear a strong statement or position from female parliamentarians and heads of public sector agencies mandated to be …

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SLU’s Ambassador In The US Wants Action On Venezuela

Saint Lucia’s Ambassador in Washington says the Organization of American States (OAS) must maintain its reputation through decisive action on the crisis in Venezuela. As Venezuela spirals downward, the OAS convened a special meeting of foreign ministers from the region to discuss the escalating crisis. The meeting followed president Nicolas …

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Dead Body Found At Bexon

Police are investigating the discovery of a body of a male at Bexon on Friday afternoon. Residents suspect the body may be that of Wendy Sylvester.

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Human Services Concerned About Porno Vids

Director of human services Elizabeth Lewis is adding her voice to the wave of public condemnation of the current spate of viral pornographic videos. Over the last few weeks, there has been a marked increase in the number of pornographic recordings making the electronic rounds, some by email, and others …

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Police Hold Health Fair In Bruceville

The southern unit of the community relations branch of the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force brought health services to Bruceville, Vieux Fort this week. On Thursday June 8th, officers teamed up with rise St. Lucia Inc, the planned parenthood association and a local councilor, to host a special community health …

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Caribbean Rastafarians Talk Reparations

The Caribbean Rastafari Organisation (CRO) has ended 3 days of discussion in Saint Lucia, with renewed commitment to supporting the reparations movement, and participating in Rastafarian issues on the global stage. The meeting was held in the south of Saint Lucia from June 3rd to 5th. Chairman of the organisation …

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