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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Young man grazed after vehicle shot at in Monkey Hill

By Loshaun Dixon BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- A young man’s vehicle was shot at and he was grazed following an incident this morning in Monkey...

Isaac winds slow to 45 mph, heavy rain, high surf expected

MIAMI, Florida -- The US National Hurricane Centre in its 8 a.m. tropical storm update reported Tropical Storm Isaac’s centre was 25 miles east...

Former chief medical officer instructed to retire ‘with immediate effect’

  Former chief medical officer instructed to retire ‘with immediate effect’ By Loshaun Dixon   Basseterre, St. Kitts – Dr. Patrick Martin, former chief medical officer in St....

Pair Arrested in Grenada with 419 Pounds of Weed

A Vincentian man was one of two men arrested by Grenadian police after being found in possession of 419 pounds of marijuana worth about...

Police arrest man on four charges for refusing to leave Customs

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Sometime after midday on Aug. 14 the Royal St. Kitts and Nevis Police Force received a request for assistance from...

Italy Locked-down, All EU Nations Report Corona Cases

As Italy enters its first day of a sweeping, nationwide lockdown Tuesday, European leaders are expected to hold a conference call on how to...

Development Bank hailed by Department of Sports in Nevis for promoting...

The three secondary schools on Nevis participated in the Nevis High Schools’ Basketball Tournament that concluded early in May, and newcomers Nevis International Secondary...

Donald Cornelius’ cause of death determined

Dr. Valery Alexandrov, Forensic Pathologist,  performed an autopsy on the body of the late Donald Cornelius of Stoney Grove, Nevis on April 30, 2019. After...

Police investigating armed robbery at sports bar

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Police are investigating an armed robbery incident that occurred at a sports bar on the Irishtown Bay Road Friday...

COVID-19: Threat to US (World) Food Chain

Empty Market Shelves The coronavirus pandemic has upended food supply chains, led to closures of meat producing plants and left Americans with the unsettling experience...

Natta-Nelson charged for failure to renew Firearm Users Licence

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Leon Natta-Nelson of Molineaux was formally arrested and charged on Oct. 10 for failing to renew his Firearm Users License...

Police pathologist releases Eric Thompson’s autopsy results

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Forensic Pathologist, Dr. Valery Alexandrov, performed an autopsy on the body of Eric Thompson of Ponds Pasture on Feb.. He...

Drugs found in abandoned house

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Drugs were seized by Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force officers and soldiers from the St. Kitts and Nevis...

New Basseterre High School site does not pose a threat to...

The site of the new Basseterre High School in Ponds Estate is at least 1,000 feet downstream of the closest well in an area...

Police chase suspects, discover large assortment of ammunition, firearms

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Three persons are in custody following the largest ammunition and second largest firearm find in the Federation. Police conducted an...

Police commissioner says law enforcement will win

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Assistant Commissioner of Police with responsibility for Crime, Andre Mitchell, stated firmly that the Police must show the criminals that...

Youth targeted for Caribbean Wellness Week [News Update]

Youth targeted for Caribbean Wellness Week From SKNIS    Basseterre, St. Kitts – This year’s Caribbean...

On the Mend?: SKN Records 1st COVID-19 Recovery

St. Kitts and Nevis have confirmed its first recovered case of COVID-19 leaving the number of active cases in the Federation at 14. This  was...

Central America Death Toll at 22 As Nate Strengthens to Hurricane

It may not yet be a hurricane but tropical storm Nate has killed at least 22 people in Central America as it battered the...

Guyana Protestor Killed Amidst Int. Observer Claims of Rigged Election

Violence marks disputed Guyana election   GEORGETOWN (Reuters) - A protester was shot dead as demonstrators took to the streets in Guyana on Saturday after opposition...

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