Month: February 2019

DOWASCO reporting 98% coverage of water since Hurricane Maria

General Manager of the Dominica Water and Sewage Company DOWASCO Bernard Etinoffe is reporting 98% coverage of water in communities across Dominica, since the passage of Hurricane Maria in 2017. The DOWASCO Manager updated DBS News on the works being undertaken by the Company.      Read More

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR THURSDAY 28 FEBRUARY 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday 28th February, 2019 In the headlines: Champ of the Camp set to be a grand spectacle this evening in Jimmit; regionally Caribbean Ministers skip death penalty congress in Brussels, and Internationally the European court rules in favor of migrants and […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Thursday, February 28, 2019. In the headlines: 19-year-old third year student of Thibaud is the 2019 Miss DSC Mas Jamboree; Mighty Lugarz reigns again; regionally, the Virgin Islands Opposition wins general elections; internationally, talks between the US and North Korea break […]Read More

DBS EVENING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Wednesday, February 27, 2019. In the headlines: In local headlines, government of Dominica injects over $700,000 into Mas Domnik 2019; regionally, Barbados airport not being sold according to Tourism Minister; and internationally, booby-trapped corpse kills 17 in Mali. News and Sports […]Read More

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Wednesday, February 27, 2019. In the headlines: in national news, UK government pledges £25 million for resilient water sector; from the region, Antiguan police officer suspected of murdering Jamaican woman; and internationally, President Trump’s former attorney says the president knew all […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Wednesday, February 27, 2019. In the headlines: some of the pioneers of Bouyon music awarded by DBS during celebration to observe Bouyon Day 2019; the Stardom Monarch of the Tent title up for grabs this evening; regionally, Caribbean records 2nd highest […]Read More

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Tuesday, February 26, 2019. In the headlines: Former DFC Events Manager calls for more support for Bouyon as Bouyon Day is celebrated; from the region, more than 85 percent of Cubans vote in favour of new constitution; and internationally, Pope’s top […]Read More

DBS MORNING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Tuesday, February 26, 2019. In the headlines: new security measures to be implemented at Fond Cole Landfill; regionally, Barbados Prime Minister urges Barbadians living across the world to come home in 2020; and internationally, India launches attack on Pakistan-based militants. News […]Read More

DBS EVENING NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Monday, February 25, 2019. In the headlines: in local news, mother of 28-year-old assault victim pleads with public for information; regionally, Jamaica Parliament debating legalizing abortions in cases of rape and incest; and internationally, singer R. Kelly pleads not guilty to […]Read More

DBS LUNCHTIME NEWS AND SPORTS FOR MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2019

This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Monday, February 25, 2019. In the headlines: Kalinago Chief condemns attacks on Dr Theodore Thomas; from the region, CARICOM heads to attend 30th inter-sessional meeting; and internationally, Bangladesh plane hijacker had toy gun. News and Sports presented by Kirshena Joseph and […]Read More