This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News for January 05, 2018.

In the headlines: The Dominica State College says it is on course to have all its students return to the classroom by March 5, 2018; A Portsmouth man has been charged with country’s first murder for 2018; In news from the region A new Governor General for St Lucia; and Internationally the United States cuts aid to Pakistan

News and sports presented by Curtis Matthew with technical assistance from Stephen Dangleben.