News Headlines

MINIBUS ACCIDENT

It was a fairly busy weekend for the emergency services, which responded to just under one hundred calls. Regional officer for the St. Lucia fire service David Antoine says the ambulance service had to treat eight passengers injured in an accident involving a minibus. The service also had to respond …

Read More »

GASTROINTESTINITIS IN SLU

The St. Lucian public has been alerted to the rise in the number of cases of gastroenteritis. The ministry of wellness is calling on persons to exercise good hygiene practices in order to reduce the chances of becoming infected with the illness.

Read More »

BLUE ECONOMY GOALS

Millions of people in the Caribbean region are dependent on the blue economy. But the marine environment is under increasing threat from pollution, global warming and over fishing. The university of the west indies and the united nations development programme have teamed up, in an effort to help sustain the …

Read More »

MARIJUANA DISCUSSION

The president of the cannabis movement Andre Decares is calling for action to ensure St. Lucia is not left behind in what he says is potentially a very lucrative industry.

Read More »

SARROT UNDER SIEGE

The community of Sarot and environs are calling for assistance to help curb the sharp rise in robberies. The near daily acts are making normal life for the communities difficult.

Read More »

PM AT UN GENRAL ASSEMBLY

still to come, the government seeks to unlock the potential of agro processing, prime minister Allen Chastanet addresses the un general assembly on Friday, and creole heritage month to be launched in Soufriere on Sunday.

Read More »

JOUNEN KWEYOL DEVELOPMENT

The folk research centre, the Soufriere regional development foundation and other partners will be launching creole heritage month in the town of Soufriere on Sunday.

Read More »

FIRE AT WATERWORKS ROAD

A fire of still unknown origin destroyed an abandoned house at waterworks on Thursday evening. Firefighters worker diligently to avoid the fire spreading to other nearby buildings.

Read More »

FARMERS MARKET PROJECT

Farmers market are growing in popularity. This trend is opening up new markets for farmers particularly for organic fruits and vegetables.

Read More »