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Flag festival a success

Flag festival a success

St. Maarten -Saturday was a big hit for organizers of the first ever flag festival held at the Carnival Festival Village. Performers included Venomous, Poizon Band from St. Thomas; Small Axe Band from St Kitts; Tripple Kay Global from Dominica;

Editorial - Posted by on April 20, 2015

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Editorial: Smuggling drugs

On the surface it seems like the two girls who attempted to smuggle drugs into the Pointe Blanche prison yesterday are utterly dumb. Who puts a bunch of ecstasy pills in his pocket for a visit to the prison? That is asking for trouble, right? Ther

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 20, 2015

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Absent human smugglers face 18 months in jail

St. Maarten – The captain and the helmsman of the fishing vessel Raton who made a failed attempt to smuggle three Brazilians via St. Maarten to the British Virgin Islands in February of last year could still get a prison sentence to their name. Th

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 20, 2015

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Girls caught with drugs for inmates

St. Maarten – Police detained a 19-year-old girl and a 22-year-old yesterday after security caught them in two separate attempts to smuggle drugs into the Pointe Blanche prison during visiting hours. The 19-year-old, identified as L.D. came to

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Hip hop artists arrested for drug possession

Migos performance at Youth Extravaganza canceled St. Maarten -Two members of Atlanta hip hop group Migos were arrested for drug and gun possession following an appearance at Georgia Southern University's Spring Bling concert Saturday evening. Th

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 20, 2015

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Woman pays fine for knife-possession

St. Maarten – Police arrested a woman identified as Y.M. at the Festival Village on Friday evening around 11.15 p.m. after discovering that she was carrying a knife. The woman appeared before the acting prosecutor at the police station and accepte

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Application process for hurricane passes begins

St. Maarten (DCOMM) – The application process for the annual hurricane emergency passes for the 2015 Atlantic Hurricane Season which starts from June 1 to November 30, begins tomorrow and is only applicable for the business sector and vital organi

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 20, 2015

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Police arrest five robbery-suspects

Police arrest five robbery-suspects

The police car took a hit when the robbery-suspects attempted to get away. Photo KPSM St. Maarten – Within two-and-a-half hours, two supermarkets and a restaurant became the victims of armed robberies on Saturday evening. After the last one