If any government official signs a contract for goods or services that has not been properly approved, that person will be responsible for the contract and will be subject to disciplinary action.
Acting V.I. Attorney General Claude Walker has served a subpoena on the government of Venezuela demanding that its government-owned oil company explain its role in the closing of the Hovensa refinery on St. Croix.
Gov. Kenneth Mapp signed an executive order Friday to prepare the territory for the impacts of climate change, providing for the creation of the U.S. Virgin Islands Climate Change Council.
With Sports, Parks and Recreation Department programs on the skimpy side on St. John, the non-profit St. John Sporting Center many years ago stepped up to the plate to fill the gaps.
A 32-foot Prowler Cat brand power catamaran went hard aground at West Cay near Botany Bay, St. Thomas, at 11:30 p.m. Saturday.
It’s been 45 years since the second Tektite project ended at what is now the V.I. Environmental Resource Station at Lameshur, St. John, and VIERS celebrated Saturday with a slide show, film and remarks by four of the men who served as support divers on the project.
Work on the Paul E. Joseph Stadium and Sports Complex Project in Frederiksted will restart Monday, Gov. Kenneth Mapp announced in a Government House news release.
Gov. Kenneth E. Mapp signed a proclamation marking Nov. 1 as D. Hamilton Jackson Day and granting administrative leave to all government employees the following Monday, Nov. 2
A gaming enforcement officer appeared at the Divi Carina Casino Wednesday to “coordinate the process for closing the casino tomorrow.”
Delegate Stacey Plaskett said proposed funding in the Republican-sponsored Federal Highway Transportation funding bill does little to address the territory’s needs.