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October 19th, 2014
UPDATE: Police ID suspect in Anegada shooting incident

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Police said that following reports of a firearm being discharged on Anegada on October 17, 2014, as was first reported on this news site, Officers of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) have attended the scene and, as a result of information received, have identified a suspect.

October 14th, 2014
UPDATE: VI Govt. gives ‘all clear’ on Hurricane Gonzalo

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As Gonzalo veers north avoiding the Virgin Islands, the hurricane warning for the Territory has been discontinued and a tropical storm warning is now in effect, say personnel from the Department of Disaster Management (DDM), who also confirmed that normal services are resuming throughout the Territory.

July 23rd, 2014
Raymond Harrison off to Balsam Ghut for 11 years

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Guilty as charged for having unlawful sexual intercourse with a girl under the age of 16 years, rape and child pornography, Raymond Harrison was today July 23, 2014 shackled and carted off to Her Majesty’s Prison Balsam Ghut where he will be spending 11 years.

July 15th, 2014
‘We’re not giving up land or sea’ – Anegada Fishermen

SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Determined to put up a strong fight to secure their livelihood fishermen on Anegada have come together as a group to protest attempts by the Government which would see them ceasing fishing activities in certain locations.

July 10th, 2014
Cow leaves Anegada Police without patrol vehicle

SETTING POINT, Anegada, VI – The operations of police officers stationed on the Sister Island of Anegada have been compromised following an accident involving their patrol vehicle and a cow.

May 28th, 2014
Francis to face October trial for Anegada Stabbing

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – USVI national, Kenny Francis is expected to face trial before the High Court during the October Assizes for attempted murder.

April 16th, 2014
Pierre gets 7 years for Anegada drug bust

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Vincentian Glenroy Pierre, 34, was handed a total of seven years' imprisonment on drug related charges when he appeared before the Magistrate's Court at John's Hole today, April 16, 2014.

March 26th, 2014
Aircraft runs off airstrip at Anegada

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Informed and reliable sources at Anegada have confirmed with this news site that an aircraft ran off the airstrip of the Auguste George Airport earlier today March 26, 2014.

February 13th, 2014
UPDATE: Customs Officer falls ill hours after reporting for duty on Anegada

SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – While this news site was apprised of the security risk that has been created at the Auguste George International Airport in Anegada because of the prolonged absence of the Customs Officer Mr Alred Smith a source close to the officer has stood in his defense highlighting a number of issues that are not unique to the international airport.

February 13th, 2014
UPDATE: ‘We need to see our representative more often’ – Anegada Residents

SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – While leader of the Opposition and Representative for the Ninth District Honourable Ralph T. O’Neal OBE has been showered with praises for his presence at the Farmers’ Week activities at Anegada on Monday February 10, 2014, others have come forward claiming that his presence is needed on a more regular basis.



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