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St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 21, 2011

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St. Maarten Police officers beat up young man needlessly

The police officer on the ground is pounding the young man with his right fist on the head. St. Maarten – “I have to say that these police officers did a fine job, Ilsa Dictus told this newspaper yesterday, but the mother of Rignald Lijfro

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 21, 2011

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St. Maarten hit by 5.0 magnitude earth quake

St. Maarten was shaken by a magnitude 5.0 earthquake late Thursday night. The United States Geological Survey puts the epi-centre at 17.220°N, 63.168°W, which is 89 kilometres southwest of St. Maarten. The quake took place at a depth 163.7 kilomet

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 21, 2011

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Pelican workers decide own fate tonight

Tense first meeting on new proposal St. Maarten - Staffers at Pelican Resort are being called to a ratification meeting tonight at the Wifol Building. The meeting, which begins at 7:00 p.m., will deal with a labor agreement proposed by the property

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 21, 2011

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Pelican Resort debate: Mediator, union, attorney tell parliament to work on labor issues

By Donellis Browne / St. Maarten - Labor Mediator Kenneth Lopes has placed the responsibility for handling the four issues brought to the fore by the current disputes at Pelican in the hands of the Members of Parliament. The matters he highlighted ar

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 21, 2011

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Rollocks files complaint over Facebook-abuse

St. Maarten – “Of late someone has been sending messages and accepting friends on a face book page which I have no control over. This person is illegally accessing my private and personal information from my hotmail email address. My privacy is

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 21, 2011

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Sewage treatment plant expansion scheduled for completion in 2012

St. Maarten – Fourteen months from now, the expansion of the sewage treatment plant on Illidge Road ought to be completed. That will conclude a process that started twelve years ago, when a design was made for the expansion. Yesterday afternoon, In

St. Maarten News - Posted by on January 21, 2011

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Daylight shooting in Cole Bay, St. Maarten

St. Maarten – Police have launched an investigation into a mid-afternoon shooting in Cole Bay on Thursday. A report from the police states that F.B, a man who lives across from Ace Mega Center, was the person shot. Police were called about the sho