This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News for August 30, 2017.

In the headlines: Dominica will host the 2017 OECS law conference from September 15-16; CARICOM expresses concern over unusual weather patterns highlighted by characteristics of storm Harvey and internationally, the storm which claimed the lives of at least 12 in Houston bears down on Louisiana.

News presented by Hazary Williams with sports by Sharome Burton.