Got TIPS or BREAKING NEWS? Please call 1-284-442-8000 or Email ALL news; ads call 1-284-440-6666


January 12th, 2020
Residents urged to exercise caution @ beaches

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - A High Surf, Small Craft Warning and Wind Advisory has been issued for the Virgin Islands effective today, Sunday, January 12, 2020.

July 9th, 2019
UPDATE: Powerboats infringing in swim area @ CGB to be remedied by August

CANE GARDEN BAY, Tortola, VI- With concerns raised recently about power boats and other vessels infringing in swim areas and dropping anchor close to the shoreline at Cane Garden Bay, Tortola, Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Hon Vincent O. Wheatley (R9) said the situation will be resolved next month after Swim Area and No Anchoring markers are installed.

June 10th, 2019
Only 2 lifeguards on duty in VI- SFC Report

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The issue of having sufficient lifeguards at beaches across the territory continues to be a challenge as it was revealed during the Deliberations for Standing Finance Committee (SFC) to examine the Draft Estimates for 2019 in April that only two lifeguards are on duty in the Virgin Islands.

November 28th, 2015
USVI residents warned by Govt Dept to stay away from all beaches there


CHRISTIANSTED, ST. CROIX — The Virgin Islands Department of Planning and Natural Resources, citing heavy rainfall this week, has warned residents through a press release issued this afternoon to stay all from all the territory’s waters until further notice.

May 30th, 2013
Baths makes World's 100 best beaches - CNN

(CNN) -- Is it possible to rank the world's best beaches?

May 27th, 2013
UPDATE: Smuggler's Cove update likely in 2 months - Hon Fahie

CARROT BAY, Tortola, VI- Representative for the First District Honourable Andrew A. Fahie said it is anticipated that his constituents should be having another feedback on plans for the Smuggler's Cove development project within two months.

May 3rd, 2012
Jet skis would kill VI’s tranquil atmosphere – Resident

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A plethora of jets skis riding the waves would be the death of peaceful days Virgin Islands residents are accustomed to, one concerned resident opined on “Speak Out BVI”, a radio programme, on May 1, 2012.


Follow Us On