This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Thursday 22nd July, 2021

In the headlines:

The 2021 Valedictorian of the Dominica State College has called on fellow graduates to effect changes in their surroundings

Superintendent of Police Mathew Cuffy released on bail of $150,000 dollars, after he was arrested and charged for the death of a Kingshill man

In the region, the US government has imposed sanctions on Cuban officials following a crackdown on protests earlier this month

Internationally, officials fear the more than 150 people still missing in German floods are unlikely to be found

News was presented by Kirshena Joseph and Sports by Curtis Matthew, with technical assistance from Miguel Labadie.