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St. Maarten News - Posted by on March 19, 2011

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Chief Prosecutor calls on public for information about murders

25,000 guilders reward remains without effect St. Maarten – There are no new developments in the recent murder investigations, Chief Prosecutor Mr. Hans Mos said yesterday. “We are investigating anything and everything. This is quite a cumbers

St. Maarten News - Posted by on March 19, 2011

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St. Maarten Gasoline prices climb eight cents Sunday

St. Maarten – The price of gasoline will jump to 2.33 guilders per liter at midnight on Sunday. The eight cent per liter hike was announced on Friday by Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation and Telecommunication Franklin Meyers.

St. Maarten News - Posted by on March 19, 2011

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SCDF, law enforcement agree “No compromise on safety and security”

St. Maarten - The St. Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF), Police, Ambulance and Fire Departments have all agreed on one basic principle for Carnival 2011: There will be no compromise on safety and security. The aforementioned “partners

Opinion - Posted by on March 19, 2011

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Today’s Opinion: A fresh perspective on radiation

Here is an opinion that we really like – a piece that offers a fresh perspective to all those people who seem to think that the earthquake and the tsunami that hit Japan and in particular its nuclear power plants is as close as we’ll ever get to

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Today’s Opinion: Troublemakers

The call by St. Maarten Carnival Foundation president Stuart Johnson on troublemakers to stay home during Carnival is understandable, given the fact that there is always something happening during the celebrations that qualifies for the label not goo

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InselAir, KLM reach interline agreement

St. Maarten - InselAir International (InselAir) and Royal Dutch airline (KLM) have entered an interline agreement covering InselAir’s destinations and expanding their services to passengers. As of March 27th, 2011, passengers carrying a KLM ticket

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Man evades capture – Woman arrested in armed robbery

St. Maarten – Police arrested and detained S.V.R Wednesday for working with her boyfriend in an armed robbery on Touch me not Road in Saunders. The arrest was made following a search of the bushes of the home that had been broken into. Several

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Arrindell stresses fraternity at Aruba Day celebration

Aruba/St. Maarten – President of St. Maarten Parliament drs Gracita Arrindell has congratulated the government and people of Aruba on achieving the “Aruban miracle” and called for a “rekindling of the friendship” between Aruba and St. Maar

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St. Maarten Courthouse renovation underway

St. Maarten – The St. Maarten Courthouse on Front Street is finally surrounded by scaffolding and painters are busy preparing the monumental building for a thorough face lift. The work was scheduled to take place last year, but it got underway only

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Government slow to provide Exco resolutions about Buncamper-lease

St. Maarten– The government of St. Maarten had up to yesterday failed to comply with a request by this newspaper to provide copies of two Executive Council resolutions. The request is based on the national ordinance on public administration. This g