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November 22nd, 2016
3.7 magnitude earthquake recorded in VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Department of Disaster Management (DDM) is reporting that an earthquake was felt in the Virgin Islands (VI) last evening, November 21, 2016.

October 5th, 2016
UPDATE: Water restored to Anegada after payment

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI- After the embarrassing situation where the owners of TSG, the desalination water plant providing water to the residents and businesses of Anegada, shut off the water plant late Monday afternoon, October 3, 2016 following the lack of payments from Government, water has been restored.

October 3rd, 2016
Is Anegada the ‘forgotten land?’- Resident asks

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI- The name Anegada means “the drowned land”, but does it have to be the forgotten land too? That’s the cry of one resident of that island who said he is sick and fed up of the residents being treated like forgotten people.

August 15th, 2016
‘Where is Hon O’Neal?’- Anegada residents

SETTING POINT, Anegada, VI – Residents of the sister island of Anegada continue to bemoan the fact that the territory’s elected leaders are not doing anything to change the island’s ‘stepchild’ label, claiming nothing is being done on the island to bring about development.

July 13th, 2016
Anegada hit by water & fuel shortages

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Without a reservoir, heavy rainfall or otherwise storage of water, residents of the sister island of Anegada say that they are in deep water woes as the government supply system is said to be down.

June 29th, 2016
Pipe Dream wins Anegada Pursuit Race

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Seven boats raced to Anegada on Saturday June 25, 2016 to contest the 2016 Lowell Wheatley Anegada Pursuit Race with Pipe Dream ultimately taking the win.

November 30th, 2015
UPDATE: France national drowns on Jack Bay Beach on Anegada

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI - Word reaching our news room is that the French National who died on Anegada yesterday November 29, 2015 allegedly drowned. The 56 year old male was part of a contingent of vacationers on a yacht in the Jack Bay Beach area on Anegada.

November 7th, 2015
3.7 magnitude earthquake hits territory

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Head of the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) Sharleen S. DaBreo has confirmed that there have been no reports of damage following an earthquake that occurred in the territory late last night November 6, 2015.

September 17th, 2015
‘Never be afraid to stand up for what’s right’- Anegada parent

SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – “Things are happening for the school,” said a parent of a child attending the Claudia Creque Educational Centre in Anegada as she alluded to the progress in train with the construction of a new building that will house a science laboratory and two additional classrooms.

September 14th, 2015
Anegada residents want Gov’t to hold back NHI

SETTING POINT, Anegada VI – The hot topic of National Health Insurance (NHI) continues to pervade almost every section of the territory and recently some residents of Anegada suggested that Government holds back on implementing the scheme at least for another year.

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