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OECS Health Unit addresses Yellow Fever concerns

Press Release:-Thursday, April 27, 2017 — In light of the recent wave of Yellow Fever cases in the region, the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States’ (OECS) Health Unit convened...

Thirty-nine year old charged in Trois Piton homicide

Thirty-nine year old Trois Piton resident, Wayne Janvier, has been charged with murder in connection with the stabbing death of Leonard Felicien. The fifty-nine year old  Felician died  some time after...
Bishnu-Tulsie

SLNT supports Bishnu Tulsie despite PM’s call to remove him

The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) stands solidly behind its Director, Bishnu Tulsie, despite calls by Prime Minister Allen Chastanet for him to be sent home, the Chairperson of...
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Chastanet: SLNT subvention cut not political

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has asserted that the decision to cut the $700,000 annual subvention to the Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) has nothing to do with politics. He told...
letters to the editor

Conservation and development with reference to Maria Islands

By Dr.  Edsel Edmunds: I have been reading with great interest and concern reports surrounding certain developments in St Lucia, which according to various persons, would endanger our indigenous...
caribbean coral reef loss

Illegal coral use prohibited with fine of up to $5,000

Anyone found in possession of coral and coral-based items may be liable to a fine of up to $5000. The Department of Fisheries has expressed concern over the prevalent use...
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Applications open for 2017 GOSL Summer Employment Program

GIS: Applications are open for students desirous of participating in the 2017 Government of Saint Lucia Summer Employment Program. To be considered, students must complete the application form before the...

Police: No foul play suspected in Micoud drowning

Saint Lucia Police have said that no foul play is suspected at this juncture in the drowning death of Rockbert Winelle Xavier, 20, a resident of Up the Line Micoud. Xavier died...

Mother of deceased accident victim says God will give her strength

Marie Perpie, the mother of deceased accident victim, Jason St Luce, has asserted that God will give her the strength to cope with the loss of her firstborn son. Perpie...

SLNT supporters take part in silent protest

Supporters of the Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) on Tuesday staged a silent protest outside parliament over the decision of the government to eliminate the organisation's subvention for the 2017/2018...