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BREAKING: Stabbing in Micoud

    A Micoud teenager, who was ‘run over’ by a car that did not stop, has been released from hospital. Alvanus William, 15, of Anse Ger told St. Lucia News ...

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    (CNN) - Details are slowly emerging Thursday about a 28-year-old German national who officials believe purposely crashed Germanwings Flight 9525. Andreas Lubitz was ...

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    PRESS RELEASE - As a result of extensive damage to the La Ressource Wellness Centre in Dennery due to the recent fire, all services previously offered at the centre ...

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    Buses collide on Gros Islet Highway

    Two buses collided in front St. James’s Club Morgan Bay resort (formerly Almond’s) on the Gros Islet Highway between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. today, Tuesday, ...

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    UPDATED: Three injured in Morne accident

    At least three persons have been seriously injured following a motor vehicle accident on the Morne, Castries this morning. Reports are that a Vieux Fort minibus ...

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    Even after the completion of a post mortem on the body of a British elderly man found dead at his Soufriere home on Saturday, March 14, 2015, police sources have ...

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    A family of seven is homeless following a fire that destroyed their home at Beausejour today. The Gros Islet Fire Station said that the four bedroom house was ...

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    Small wooden structure destroyed by fire

    A fire has destroyed a small one bedroom wooden structure, which was located a short distance from the Victoria Hospital. Fire officials told St. Lucia News Online ...

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    A fire has destroyed part of A. F. Valmont and Company Limited Vieux Fort office, fire officials have confirmed. St. Lucia News Online (SNO) understands that two ...

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    “I heard the crash and saw a tire ...

    A young man is dead and several others seriously injured as a result of a motor vehicle accident in lower Mongouge, Choiseul Sunday evening, March 15, 2015. Reports ...

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    Two vehicles sustained damages in a freak accident in Arundell Hill, Castries just before midday today, Sunday, March 15. Reports are that a parked Mazda van rolled ...

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    Terrel’s grandmother, other relati...

    The family of four-year-old Terrell Joshua Elibox, who drowned in Vieux Fort on Independence Day (Feb. 22) during an outing with family, has told a local newspaper ...

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    Accident in Ravine Poisson

    A pickup and a minibus crashed into each other at Ravine Poisson this morning. Reports are that the accident occurred at about 8a.m. Each vehicle had one occupant ...

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    A fire of unknown origin ripped through the La Resource Wellness Centre early Monday morning, causing extensive damages to the interior of the building. Fire ...

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    Four persons sustained minor injuries following an accident in Rodney Bay on Friday night. Reports are the car heading in a northerly direction, when it lost control ...

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    One person has been injured as a result of an accident that occurred in Laborie at about 3:50 p.m., police officials have confirmed. Reports are that a Honda motor ...

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    A Bonneterre resident is still in disbelief after experiencing a heartless hit-and-run incident on Wednesday, March 4 in Rodney Bay, Gros-Islet in which a white ...

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    The story below originally appeared in The Hamilton Spectator and penned by Teviah Moro. The father of an Ancaster man charged in connection with the drowning death ...

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    A motorcyclist was transported to hospital with serious injuries after a head-on collision with a Rubis truck in Anse La Raye on Saturday, Feb. 28, reliable sources ...

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    Pedestrian injured in Richfond accident

    Police are investigating a motor vehicle accident that occurred along the Richfond Highway on Sunday, March 1. Reports are that a Subaru Legacy (PC1688) ran off the ...

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    UPDATED: Minibus catches fire in Mon Rep...

    A Vieux Fort minibus bearing registration number M848 caught fire this afternoon in Mon Repos, with a full load of passengers. The incident occurred at about 5 p.m. ...

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    Body of La Toc drowning victim Mervin Da...

    PRESS RELEASE - On Wednesday, February 25, 2015 the lifeless body of 36 year old Mervin Darcie of Barre Denis, Castries was found 300 yards off the coast off the La ...

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    Police release names of victims in traff...

    Police sources have released the names of the victims in Monday’s accident near the Castries Comprehensive Secondary School in which a Chevy Spark (PK2563) ...

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    Six families homeless after Lastic Hill ...

    Twenty people have been displaced following a fire which gutted several homes in Lastic City, Castries on Tuesday, Feb. 24. A National Emergency Management ...

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    Police press release on Vieux Fort drown...

    PRESS RELEASE - On Sunday, February 22, 2015 about 2:00p.m. officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department of the Vieux Fort Police Station, responded ...

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    UPDATED: Fire destroy houses in Lastic H...

    Residents of Lastic Hill have blamed water shortage for the rapid spread of a fire in the Castries inner-city community early this morning. Eyewitnesses said up to ...

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    Body of missing Vieux Fort boy recovered...

    The body of a four-year-old boy who went missing off Bois Chadon Beach, near Coconut Bay Resort in Vieux-Fort on Sunday (Feb. 22) has been recovered. Police ...

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    Police press release on suspected drowni...

    PRESS RELEASE - About 5:50p.m on Monday February 23 2015, Officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department responded to a report of suspected drowning at ...

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    “I am crushed” – drown...

    What should have been a fun trip to the beach turned out to be a heart-wrenching incident of drowning, involving the deaths of two brothers. Kendel Charles, one of ...

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    UPDATE: Body of one of two brothers reco...

    Police have confirmed that they have recovered the body of one of two brothers who were swept away by strong waves off the coast of La Toc, Castries on Monday, Feb. ...

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    Accident in Anse Ger

    A car overturned this morning in Anse Ger, Micoud. Details are sketchy at this time, but reports are that the car may have hit another vehicle before overturning. No ...

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    Child missing at sea

    A local child went missing off Bois Chadon Beach, near Coconut Bay Resort in Vieux-Fort today, eyewitnesses have told St. Lucia News Online (SNO). Reports are that ...

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    Two injured in River Doree accident

    Two persons sustained injuries when a motorcycle crashed into the railing of the River Doree Bridge in Choiseul at about 4 p.m. today, Feb. 22, an eyewitness said. ...

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    Motorcyclist hits overturned car

    A motorcyclist suffered minor injuries after he collided with an overturned car in Avondale, Union this afternoon, Feb. 22, at about 1:40, an eyewitness said. The ...

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    Accident in Bisee

    Two males were hospitalised after a pickup overturned and plunged into a ravine in Bisee, Castries around midday today, eyewitnesses have told St. Lucia News Online. ...

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    Bus with tourists crash after brake fail...

    A minibus carrying tourists crashed near the Bouton gap in Soufriere Saturday morning between 11:00 and 12 noon after a failure in the vehicle’s brake system, ...

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    Family of accident victim expresses grat...

    The family of the late Raymond Thomas Arthur, also known as Teacher Arthur or Arthur of Bexon, who departed this life tragically on January 14, 2015, and went to ...

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    Officer injured in collision with vehicl...

    A special police constable attached to the Rodney Police Station, sustained severe injuries this morning, after colliding with a motor vehicle on the Boguis Road in ...

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    UPDATE: St. Lucian drowns in Dominica &#...

    A 14-year-old from St. Lucia drowned in Dominica on Wednesday, according to Dominica News Online (DNO). The deceased, who was on vacation, drowned in the Belfast ...

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    PHOTOS: Motor vehicle accident

    Motor vehicle accident near Praslin earlier this afternoon. An eyewitness told St. Lucia News Online that the female driver, believed to be a teacher, sustained ...

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    Neighbours save Odlum City house from bu...

    A bucket brigade formed by neighbours helped to put out a fire in Odlum City, Castries this morning. Reports are that a wooden house, which is occupied by a ...

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    UPDATE: Oil spill cleaned up; traffic ba...

    A large oil spill occurred between Computer World and Courts (Marisule) at about 7:48a.m this morning. The oil spill affected traffic in both directions. Northbound ...

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    PHOTO: Horse killed in Beausejour

    This horse was killed after it was struck by a car in Beausejour at about 4 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 14. Circumstances surrounding the accident are not yet clear, but ...

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    PHOTOS: Vehicle accident in Micoud

    This pick-up (TB209) crashed into a utility pole and a wall in the community of Morne Vent, Blanchard, Micoud on Saturday, Feb. 14. The vehicle was reportedly being ...

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    2 injured in Bois D’Orange acciden...

    Police said two persons were transported to Victoria Hospital  following a vehicular accident in Bois D’Orange, Gros-Islet this morning. Reports are that at ...

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    House in Micoud partially destroyed by f...

    A family of four is now counting their loses after a fire destroyed the top flat of their two-storey house in Desruisseaux, Micoud  at about 11:53 p.m. Tuesday ...

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    Burst of earthquake events recorded in S...

    PRESS RELEASE - The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (SRC) in Trinidad has informed the National Emergency Management Organization of a burst ...

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    Ports police crashes into utility pole i...

    A ports police inspector was involved in a vehicular accident just past the Ansger Gap on the Micoud Highway in the wee hours of Thursday, February 5. Reports are ...

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    UPDATE: Woman injured at Dennery Hospita...

    Principal Nursing Officer of the Dennery Hospital Kerthney Charlemagne Surje has called on the Ministry of Health to provide security for the hospital, based on a ...

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    Opposition Leader sends condolences to T...

    Below is a letter of condolence from Opposition Leader Dr. Gale Rigobert to His Excellency Ambassador James Chang, Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) In St. ...

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    LIAT statement on TransAsia’s Flight G...

    PRESS RELEASE – It is with regret that the Management and Staff of LIAT, the Caribbean Airline, received the news of Wednesday’s accident involving an ATR ...

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    Press release on violent altercation at ...

    PRESS RELEASE - On Friday 6th February 2014 the Dennery Hospital came into sharp focus by Senior Government Officials, including the Permanent Secretary, as well as ...

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    Canadian gov’t funds disaster mana...

    PRESS RELEASE - The Government of Canada will provide over CA$25,000 to the Saint Lucia Amateur Radio Club to improve amateur radio coverage and communication in ...

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    Vehicle accident in Castries

    One person suffered a fractured leg as a result of an accident in Castries last night. The accident occurred at about 11:00p.m next to Compton’s Bakery in Bois ...

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    UPDATED: Truck driver to be charged in C...

    The driver of the truck that crashed into a concrete wall and subsequently overturned in Cap Estate, Gros Islet this morning is expected to be charged for the ...

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    Wall collapses on man

    A man was hospitalised on Friday, Jan. 30 after a wall reportedly fell on him in Tou Rouge, Castries. The incident occurred at around noon. He was transported to ...

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    Minor accident in Ti Rocher

    A minor accident involving a blue motor vehicle occurred a few minutes ago at the Ti Rocher Gap, Micoud. The vehicle, registration number PK 152, was seen parked on ...

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    Bus accident in Morne Du Don (photos)

    An accident occurred sometime this morning in Morne Du Don, Castries involving a minibus. The accident occurred a few feet away from the Morne Du Don Primary School. ...

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    Where was the ambulance?

    Several persons have expressed their disappointment with the St. Lucia Fire and Emergency Services following an incident in front the Craft Market in Castries ...

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    UPDATED: Man dies in La Clery house fire

    A 59-year-old man died after a fire broke out in his La Clery house this afternoon, fire officials confirmed. Benoit Frederick who was reportedly the only occupant ...

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    Trini doctor saves child’s life in...

    The story below was originally published in the Trinidad Guardian Whereas T&T regularly comes into the glare of the international spotlight for violent crimes, ...

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    Ambulance crashes

    An ambulance (SLG 44) attached to the St. Lucia Fire and Emergency Services ran off the road between Canaries and Soufriere this afternoon at about 3:55. The two ...

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    UPDATED: Student hit by minibus in Castr...

    A male student of the Carmen Rene’ Memorial School has been hospitalised after he was reportedly hit by a minibus in Castries this afternoon. An eyewitness ...

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    “Large quantity of green substance...

    Police have released an official statement on the death of Rufus Charles aka Bashion of Bouton, Soufriere, ruling it a suicide. Charles, 58, who lived alone, was ...

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    Bashion’s post mortem results shoc...

    Family members have been left puzzled following yesterday’s post mortem on Rufus Charles aka Bashion, who was found dead in his home in Bouton, Soufriere on ...

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