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9 MORE BVI PRISONERS REPATRIATED

St. Lucia Says Farewell To A Special Set Of Guests Who Were Housed At The Bordelais Prison. The Inmates From The British Virgin Islands And Turks And Cacos Islands Arrived In St. Lucia Following The Destruction Caused To Their Homelands By Hurricanes Irma And Maria. That St. Lucia’s Prison Authorities …

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SALCC SEPTEMBER 3RD REOPENING

The Sir Arthur Lewis Community College Is Striving For A Climate Of Normality, As It Prepares To Welcome Some 2 Thousand Students For The New School Year. Following What Was A Summer Of Uncertainty For Students And Prospective Students, The Management Of The College Is Working To Ensure That It …

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SAINT LUCIA AND VENEZEULA BI LATERAL TALK

News On The Arrival Of A High-Powered Delegation From Venezuela To Seek To Address The Security Concerns Of The Government Of St. Lucia. The St. Lucia Government Slapped Visa Requirements On Venezuelan Nationals Travelling To St. Lucia. The St. Lucian And Venezuelan Delegations Got Down To Business Early Thursday.

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300K FOR 2000 VISITORS, SLTA SAYS MF WAS A

The St. Lucia Tourism Authority On Wednesday Disclosed Its Official Assessment Of Last Weekend’s Inaugural Mercury Fest. Though The Numbers Are Short Of Its Predecessor Event – Mercury Beach, The First Time Mercury Fest Holds Much Promise.

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ANOTHER CENTENARIAN

The Community Of Choiseul Is Fast Becoming The Centenarian Capital Of St. Lucia. In July HTS Newsforce Reported On A Small Group From The Hamlet Of Mongrouge, Choisel Which Boasts Of Four Centenarians. On Tuesday, In A Community Within Easy Walking Distance Of Mongrouge, Called Fiate, Octavi Augustin Celebrated Her …

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CHURCH OF LATTER DAY SAINTS DONATES EMERGENCY SUPPLIES TO NEMO

The Hurricane Season Is Approaching Its Midpoint And The National Emergency Management Organisation (Nemo) Continues To Be Prepared. On Wednesday The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints Assisted Nemo In Its Continued Efforts To Be Ready To Help In The Event Of A Disaster. The Donation Is Part …

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SOUTHERN DIVISION CRB SUMMER PROGRAM COMES TO A CLOSE

The Community Relations Branch Of The Southern Division Of The Royal St. Lucia Police Force Continues To Engage Young People And Their Families In The South Of The Island. The Annual Event Is Part Of An Effort To Build Trust Between The Community And The Police Force

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EDUCATION MINISTER CALLS OFF SALCC MEETING

The Much Anticipated Meeting Between The Minister For Education And The Teaching Staff Of The College Has Been Called Off. The Indefinite Postponement Of The Meeting, Adds To The Prevailing Sense Of Uncertainty At The College.

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CARICOM SGA IRWIN LAROCQUE SPEAKS ON PASSING OF VS NAIPAUL

[CARICOM]  The Trinidad and Tobago born Nobel Laureate was a prolific author of both fiction and non-fiction works which elicited much critical acclaim and earned him many literary awards. He was acknowledged as a master in the use of language. His unsparing critique of post-colonial societies across the globe was …

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SLP OUTRAGED BY PM’S STATEMENT ON DIALYSIS DEATH

 The Saint Lucia Labour Party is appalled at the response of the Prime Minister to the death of a patient Curtis Marius who died undergoing dialysis at the Owen King EU hospital. In response to questions by the media on the death of Mr. Marius, the Prime Minister said quote …

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2018 BORDER CONTROL THREATENS JOB SECURITY

The Government Of St Lucia Has Unveiled Plans To Tighten St. Lucia’s Boarders. The Ease With Which People Get In And Out Of St. Lucia Is Believed To Be Fueling A Criminal Enterprise In St. Lucia. The Change, To The Management Of St. Lucia’s Boarders Is Sparking Some Serious Concern …

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COP TO CAP HOMICIDE COUNT AT 25

The St. Lucia Police Force Has Outlined Its Ambitious Plan To Keep The Number Of Recorded Homicides This Year To Under 25. In 2017, St. Lucia Registered A Record 60 Homicides. The Police Commissioner Plans To Spare No Effort In Curbing Crime.

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STYROFOAM PHASE OUT TO COMMENSE DECEMBER 1ST

St. Lucia’s Landfills And Lunch Rooms Are Soon To Be Styrofoam Free. That’s According To The Plans Of The Ministry Of The Environment. The Plan Is To Phase Out Styrofoam Products By The End Of The Year With A Complete Ban To Follow.

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