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ALFRED HENRY SAUNDERS

Graveside Funeral Service for the late ALFRED HENRY SAUNDERS, age 73 years of South Bahamia, Freeport and formerly of Old Bight Cat Island who died at the Rand Memorial Hospital/Samaritan Purse, Freeport, Grand Bahama on Monday, April 13, 2020 will be held on Thursday, May

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Shamika Knowles

Private Graveside Service for Shamika Knowles, 40 yrs., a resident of Gibbs Corner, will be held at Southern Cemetery, Cowpen & Spikenard Roads, on Friday, May 1, 2020 at 12:00 p.m.  Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Stephen E. Thompson. Left to cherish her memories are her 1

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MAEDON ROBERTS

Graveside Funeral Service for the late MAEDON ROBERTS, age 74 years  of #26 Spoonbill Loop, Yeoman Woods, Freeport and formerly of Bimini will be held on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Grand Bahama Memorial Park II.  Officiating will be Rev. Fr. David

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From left are Delton Moree, Corale Moree and Ryan Price at a Fort Lauderdale airport on March 28. RENETTE HARDING

Woman decries double standard in govt’s return home policy

Days after it was confirmed that several permanent residents were permitted to enter The Bahamas on a private flight and quarantine at home, Renette Harding’s elderly parents and 19-year-old son are still awaiting permission to return home on a charter flight after weeks of being stuck abroad. “I

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The collapsed Russell Island bridge connecting mainland Spanish Wells to Russell Island yesterday.

Russell Island bridge collapses

The Russell Island bridge connecting mainland Spanish Wells to Russell Island collapsed yesterday afternoon, preventing vehicular traffic between the islands and also bursting a water pipe which provides potable water to Russell Island residents. The bridge was a temporary one installed pending a complete replacement, which the

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COVID-19 cases climb 

The Ministry of Health confirmed three additional cases of COVID-19 on New Providence yesterday. The patients are a 26-year-old woman, a 36-year-old man and a 54-year-old woman, according to the ministry. All three individuals are isolated in their homes. The ministry said eight COVID-19 patients still remain hospitalized in serious or critical

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