Latest as of 5:30 p.m. Tuesday Currently, tropical storm Karen is approximately 70 miles West Northwest of St. Croix. The storm’s maximum recorded winds are currently 45 mph, and the Virgin Islands are expecting 3-6 inches of rain by this system. The Virgin Islands are still under tropical storm watch at this time. On the […]
Sandbags offered to resident to help combat Karen.
On Capitol Hill Wednesday, federal lawmakers from the Caribbean met with officials from the American Red Cross. It’s part of the Red Cross’s Emergency Preparedness Month. Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett (D-V.I.) and Congresswoman Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon (R-Puerto Rico) discussed what they have learned since Hurricanes Irma and Maria, and most recently Hurricane Dorian. They’re working closely to […]
As a result of a power outage at the St. Thomas Office, the Virgin Island Department of Labor will be suspending services for the rest of the day on Tuesday. The VIDOL will be giving updates until the issue is resolved.