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  • Walker's Place of Safety fire report complete - Public disclosure next week March 23, 2018
    The nation will have to wait another week to hear the findings of the report on the fatal blaze at Walker's Place of Safety two months ago.Two children were killed at the privately run facility at the intersection of Lyndhurst Road and Lyndhurst...
    Brian Walker/Staff Reporter
  • INDECOM attempts to arrest cop after court says it has no such powers March 23, 2018
    The Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM) this week attempted to arrest a policewoman accused of murder just days after the nation's second-highest court ruled that it had no such powers.INDECOM's move was, however, blocked by the...
    Livern Barrett/ Senior Gleaner Writer

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  • #GLNRCHAMPS Schedule - Friday March 23, 2018
    Twenty-five finals are down to be contested on today's pen ultimate day of the ISSA/GraceKennedy Boys and Girls' Athletics Championships at the National Stadium.  See full schedule below: MORNING SESSION 8:30 Triple Jump Class 2 Boys...
  • Report on fire at Walker's Place of Safety ready March 23, 2018
    State Minister in the Education Ministry Floyd Green says he expects to receive on Monday, the long-awaited report of the fire department on the blaze at the Walker's Place of Safety which killed two female wards. Green in a Tweet said the fire...

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  • Plagued by mongooses March 23, 2018
    Chicken farmer Kimona Brown is praying for a significant decrease in the mongoose population.Brown, 25, rears chickens in her backyard at her Iron Mountain home in St Ann. She told THE WEEKEND STAR that mongooses killed approximately 150 of her...
    Simone Morgan-Lindo
  • Juror dies awaiting payment March 23, 2018
    One year after he served as a juror in Hanover, Garth Huie is livid that he is yet to be paid.Huie told The STAR that he served as a juror in late 2016 and was told that he would have been paid by January 2017.Jurors are paid a daily stipend of $2,...
    Alicia Barrett