This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News for August 15, 2017

In the headlines: Ground breaking ceremony for the 51.3 million dollar rehabilitation of the E.O Leblanc Highway is set for Friday; former Regional Prime Minister condemns visa restrictions for Venezuelan nationals and an urgent plea for help in Sierra Leone as death toll rises.

News presented by Tasia Floissac with sports by Garvin Richards and technical assistance from Hazary Williams.