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Chausee Rd Shooting Victim Identified

28 year old Simon Peter was shot multiple times between 2:50 pm and 3:10pm June 24th, on upper Chausee road in Castries. Reports suggest the shooter or shooters alighted from a motor vehicle. The assailants reportedly made off in a vehicle. The shooting victim was rushed to hospital via private …

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PM On Talk Of No New Teaching Hires

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet says there could be a limit on new teachers entering the school system due to shrinking class sizes. This week, reporters asked Chastanet about concerns in some quarters about possible dismissals. Chastanet declares that the school system is due for an overhaul. He says the education …

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PM Provides Quarry Explosion Update

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has disclosed that his office is working with the labor department to determine insurance companies next move in the wake of the RG Quarry disaster. On march 21st, a container exploded at Rayneau Quarry construction in cul-de-sac killing four people, wounding over 30 others and damaging …

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Health Minister On March Towards UHC

Plans for the universal health-care system are underway. The UWP’s 2016 manifesto stated it would create an affordable health care system characterized by excellence and a universal service to Saint Lucians. This week, Health Minister Mary Isaac announced that the UWP intends to bring the health-care program on stream this …

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Shooting on Chausee Rd

Between 2:50 pm and 3:10pm June 24th, gun shots rang out on upper Chausee road in Castries. Reports suggest the shooter or shooters alighted from a motor vehicle. At least one man is believed to have been shot in the incident. The assailants reportedly made off in a vehicle. The …

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Man Shot at Corinth

A man has been hospitalized after a suspected drive – by shooting incident at Corinth, Gros-Islet. The incident reportedly occurred between 10p.m and 11p.m, June 23rd. The victim is believed to have sustained multiple gunshot wounds about the body. Cell phone video of the aftermath has surfaced on social media …

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