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Editorial - Posted by on July 24, 2013

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Editorial: Schotte’s problem

Predictably, MFK-leader Gerrit Schotte was the first one to deny prior knowledge of the Wiels-assassination. This may very well be true, but Schotte's problem is obviously that the perception that he might have known something will not be eradicated

Opinion - Posted by on July 24, 2013

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Opinion: No respect

Mark Rutte did not go as far as Hero brinkman when he said after his first visit as prime minister to the Antilles that the former colonies in Caribbean Netherlands could step out of the kingdom at any moment. "You give me a call and we'll arrange it

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 24, 2013

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Chief Prosecutor Mos about the working environment in St. Maarten: “Never did any politician suggest to go easy on a case”

Departing Chief Prosecutor Hans Mos: "If the youth does not do what has been imposed, they must feel the consequences." Photo Today / Hilbert HaarSt. Maarten / By Hilbert Haar - After six years in the Caribbean Chief Prosecutor Mr. Hans Mos retu

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 24, 2013

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Depression on the rise: Mental Health Foundation still lacking adequate funds and staff

Director of the Mental Health Foundation, Eileen Healy. Today File PhotoSt. Maarten  / By Jason Lista – “Depression is terribly on the rise,” said the director of the Mental Health Foundation (MHF), Eileen Healy, in her office yesterday. Yea

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 24, 2013

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Schotte denies he knew about Wiels-killing

Gerrit Schotte (l) and Helmin Wiels celebrate the outcome of last year's elections. Photo ANP / Michael KoorenWILLEMSTAD - MFK-leader Gerrit Schotte denies that he had prior knowledge about plans to assassinate his political adversary Helmin Wiel

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 24, 2013

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Entries for Video X Games tripled

Bryson hands over the first sim card, courtesy of Caribserve to Hatala, the tournament director of the 2013 VXG games. Also in the photograph left to right is Lambert and Johnson, partly hidden. St. Maarten – The Sonesta Maho Resort, the offic

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 24, 2013

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Tripadvisor honors Yoda Guy exhibit

Tripadvisor honors Yoda Guy exhibit

Nick Maley: "We tell the inside story about the making of Yoda." Photo Today / Hilbert HaarGREAT BAY - St. Maarten gained a new international distinction this month when Nick and Gloria Maley's Yoda Guy Movie Exhibit, located on Front Street in P

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 24, 2013

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Two supermarkets robbed by armed men

Two supermarkets robbed by armed men

St. Maarten – The St. Peters Supermarket and Ho Supermarket were both robbed at gunpoint by at least two unknown men on Monday evening. Both men were dresses in dark clothing and wearing a mask over their face. One of these men was carrying a fi