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Marigot Shooting Victim Succumbs To Injures

A 32-year-old man has succumbed to his injuries, after being shot in the head at Marigot, in the wee hours of Sunday May 21st. the victim’s relatives say he was in celebration mode – awaiting his may 22nd birthday. the killing takes St. Lucia’s 2017 homicide toll to 23.

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PM Chastanet Accuses Dr. Anthony Of Issuing Threats

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has not taken too kindly to perceived threats issued by his predecessor concerning the controversial DSH project. during an appearance on straight up last Friday, Vieux Fort south MP Dr. Kenny Anthony issued a word of caution to DSH chairman Teo Ah Khing.

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Forget Ainswroth, The SLP Claims To Have A Letter As Well

The Opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party is alleging that Prime Minister Allen Chastanet made promises to DSH chairman Teo Ah Khing, long before signing the framework agreement. The SLP convened a press conference on Monday morning to highlight more concerns with the proposed development.    

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Lupus Association Holds Special Seminar

A seminar was one of the activities planned by the Saint Lucia arthritis and lupus association in observance of lupus awareness month. The medical professionals shared information on lupus symptoms and raised awareness about the disease.

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Radio Saint Lucia To Be Replaced?

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet during his budget address indicated his government’s intention of shutting down the state-owned radio station. The cash-strapped RSL has for years operated at a loss, with outstanding debt amounting in the millions. Critics of the move have constantly stressed on the importance of a public broadcasting …

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Hilaire says PM DSH Explanation Confusing

STATEMENT BY HON. DR ERNEST HILAIRE I want to join the Political Leader in thanking everyone who participated in and supported the protest march last Wednesday. The turnout and words of solidarity were evidence that Saint Lucians of all walks of life share a common apprehension about the direction which …

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SLP Continues DSH Dissent

SAINT LUCIA LABOUR PARTY PRESS CONFERENCE, MAY 22ND, 2017. I want to start by once again thanking everyone for the tremendous show of support at our protest on Wednesday 17th May, 2017. The turnout is testimony to the rising national resentment at the direction in which this new Government is …

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Marigot Shooting Victim Dies at Hospital

32-year old Crishna Chester Wilson died at hospital on May 21st hours after sustaining a gunshot wound to the head. Police information indicates Wilson was shot sometime before 2 am near a Marigot bar. The shooting victim was conveyed to hospital via ambulance. Police have not disclosed a motive for …

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Gas Prices Rise

GOVERNMENT OF SAINT LUCIA Department of Commerce, International Trade, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs PRESS RELEASE May 22, 2017 FUEL PRICE ADJUSTMENTS The Public is hereby notified that in keeping with changes in international oil prices and Government’s application of the modified market pass-through petroleum pricing mechanism, the retail …

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