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DOH, VITEMA Lead Operation Pan-Prepared Tabletop Exercise on Public Emergency

Health Commissioner Justa Encarnacion (Government House photo) The Department of Health, in conjunction with the Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA), organized a tabletop...

Delegate to Congress Hosts Chairman of Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Chairman Peter A. DeFazio of the U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee joins Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett for a tour of...

NRCS State Technical Committee to Meet in Puerto Rico and St. Croix

From left: USDA-NRCS Caribbean Programs Specialist Manuel Rios; Virgin Islands Conservation District inductee Hans Lawaetz; NACD President Brent Van Dyke, and Suroeste Conservation District...

U.S.V.I. to Participate in the Caribe Wave 2020 Tsunami Preparedness Drill

VITEMA Director Daryl Jaschen Following last week’s series of Earthquake Town Hall meetings, The Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA) is encouraging community participation...

Committee OKs Annual USVI Caribbean Ag Conference

Economic Development Authority Chief Executive Director Kamal Latham, left, and Robert Godfrey, director of the UVI Agricultural Experiment Station, testify on a proposed V.I.-based...

Artists or Artisans? Coral Bay Siblings Show Their Work

Avelino Samuel, center, and Karen Samuel, right, pose with their sister Coreen in front of a quilt made by Karen. (Photo submitted by the...

Fashionista Fete Raises Funds for Women’s Coalition of St. Croix

Melody Rames models floor length flowered skirt with white top. (Source photo by Elisa McKay) Crucian fashionistas gathered at The Fred in downtown Frederiksted Sunday...

Bryan Vetoes Proposed Rules on Government Credit Cards

Legislature Building on St. Thomas. Gov. Albert Bryan took action on a pile of recent legislation this week, approving much of it but vetoing several...

St. John’s 8 Tuff Miles Road Race Saturday Morning

Participants in the 2017 8 Tuff Miles near finish line (File photo by Gary Metz) If you’re driving between Cruz Bay and Coral Bay Saturday...

Plaskett Pleased by Appointment of Judge Robert A. Molloy to District Court

Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett Congresswoman Stacey E. Plaskett released the following statement regarding Judge Robert A. Molloy’s appointment to serve as a U.S. District...