This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News for September 17, 2016.

In the headlines: Dominica begins 2 days of National Prayer and Thanksgiving today to commemorate the 38th Anniversary of Independence; regional air carrier LIAT plans to purchase more plans to purchase more planes and fresh controversy over Donald Trump gun outburst.

News and sports presented by Ivona Jno. Baptiste Lugay with technical assistance from Kimara Hurtault.