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Well, football fever is in the air! As FIFA World Cup 2018 continues, plans for a 2022 American World Cup are already underway– It's only right that we consider what these developments mean for the Caribbean. In other news, the most recent OECS meeting held in Saint Lucia gave way to several headlines; Sparks fly when Calypso and Politics meet at the crossroads and the anniversary of the famous Castries fire of 1948 unveils the inadequacies of Saint Lucia's current emergency services. Find these stories and more linked below!

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