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SKN Observer 2h
Errol Barrow Day honours ‘architect of CARICOM foreign policy’: BRIDGETOWN, Barbados –- The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) will celebrate Errol Barrow Day as a Barbados national holiday Jan. 21, which is also the 99th anniversary of Barrow’s birthday.…
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SKN Observer 20h
Brandy remains Acting Police Commissioner: (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Deputy Commissioner of Police, Hilroy Brandy, continues to function as the acting Commissioner of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis…
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SKN Observer 20h
Terrance James promoted, to restructure prison services: (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Plans to restructure the Federation’s prison services, build a new prison facility and appoint a new head of prison…
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SKN Observer Jan 16
St. Kitts and Nevis on TripAdvisor’s ‘21 Best Tropical Vacations’ list: NEEDHAM, Mass. — TripAdvisor has compiled a list of the “21 Best Tropical Vacation Destinations Around the World,” and according to TripAdvisor Content Marketing Specialist Ashlee…
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SKN Observer Jan 15
Youth group standards, guidelines developed: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- “Youth Organization Standards and Guidelines,” developed by the Department of Youth Empowerment will deepen its partnership with youth groups across the Federation. Information from…
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SKN Observer Jan 15
Former election supervisor to face misconduct trial: (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– High Court Judge, His Lordship Justice Eddy Ventose on Jan. 15, dismissed the case brought for Judicial Review by former…
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SKN Observer Jan 15
Hon Ivan C. Buchanan, CBE, former House Speaker, dead at 97: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Former Speaker of the St. Kitts and Nevis National Assembly, Honourable Ivan Charles Buchanan, CBE (January 28, 1921-January 14, 2019), has passed away at the age of 97.…
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SKN Observer Jan 14
Senator Byron-Nisbett roots for an all-female team in Constituency #7 Domino League: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Prospects are high that an all-female team will take part in the 24th edition of Constituency Number Seven Dr. the Hon Timothy Harris Domino…
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SKN Observer Jan 14
Workshops emphasize Caribbean environment, trade policies: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The World Trade Organization (WTO) in collaboration with the Ministry of International Trade in St. Kitts just opened a Jan. 14 to 16, three-day workshop on Trade and…
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SKN Observer Jan 14
Domino League players, fans attend annual awards ceremony: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Winning teams in the 23rd annual Constituency Number Seven Dr. the Hon Timothy Harris Domino League received accolades and awards during the Jan. 12 awards ceremony held…
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SKN Observer Jan 13
Two charged with attempted murder: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Two men have been charged in the Jan. 7 St. Paul’s shooting incident that left three injured. Twenty-nine-year-old Maverick Tyson of Challengers Village and 26-year-old Kentab Tyson of West Farm…
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SKN Observer Jan 13
Sandy Point shooting investigated: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred in Sandy Point in which no one was injured. The incident occurred on Jan. 9. Preliminary investigations have revealed that a man got…
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SKN Observer Jan 12
Increasing demand fuels Federation’s Fire, Rescue Services modernisation: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Fire Chief Everette O’Garro said the St. Kitts and Nevis Fire and Rescue Services (SKNFRS) is pursuing reforms to meet the increasing demands of a…
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SKN Observer Jan 11
Not a citizen, but was there acknowledgement of allegiance?: By Loshaun Dixon BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Dr. Denzil Douglas’ having a Dominican diplomatic passport does not make him a citizen of that country, but is it an acknowledgement of allegiance? That…
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SKN Observer Jan 11
State-of-art healthcare centre project planned in Christophe Harbour: BASSETERRE, Saint Kitts –- Construction will begin in 2019 and is targeted to be completed within 18 to 24-months, for the Waters Anchor Medical Centre, a 76,000 square-foot healthcare…
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SKN Observer Jan 11
1946 decision could set precedence in court case against Dr. Douglas: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Following the trial of the Leader of the Opposition and Parliamentary Representative for St. Christopher Six, the Right Honourable Dr. Denzil Douglas, on…
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SKN Observer Jan 10
Meeting New Year’s Resolutions: A new year means new resolutions–how are you going to hit them? The start of the new year, here on St. Kitts like elsewhere, is filled with a flirtatious blend of reflective and positive influences on our motivation. Goals…
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SKN Observer Jan 9
Brady says policing efforts paid off in 2018: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Although it was a trying year for crime fighting efforts, data gathered-to-date suggested that the number of crimes reported were down and the detection rate was set to equal or…
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SKN Observer Jan 9
Republic Financial Holdings discusses Scotiabank acquisition: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Senior representatives of Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL) and Scotiabank met today to discuss the bank’s purchase and to obtain regulatory approval for…
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SKN Observer Jan 9
Police have two St. Paul’s shooting suspects in custody: BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Two individuals have been taken into Police custody following the Tuesday night shooting on Lover’s Lane Alley in St Paul’s, the Police have disclosed. The police reported…
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