Archive for November 13th, 2020

Over 1,000 people in COVID quarantine

Over 1,000 people in COVID quarantine

| 13/11/2020 | 64 Comments

(CNS): There are now 1,011 people in some form of COVID-19 quarantine, either at a government facility or isolating at home, because they returned to Cayman within the last two weeks. This is the highest number to date due to an increase in the return of property owners and others with Cayman connections as well […]

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Merren selling radio stations to Compass

Merren selling radio stations to Compass

| 13/11/2020 | 88 Comments

(CNS): Randy Merren, the owner of Hurley’s Media, is selling his stable of radio stations to the owner of the Cayman Compass. This follows the forced closure of the local TV station last year, which was also owned by Merren, after a dispute with the regulator left him with outstanding licence fees. The deal with […]

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Traveller tests positive for COVID-19

Traveller tests positive for COVID-19

| 13/11/2020 | 24 Comments

(CNS): Cayman’s positive tally increased again Thursday, when another traveller, currently in isolation, tested positive for COVID-19, while another 201 test samples were negative. The total of positive cases in the Cayman Islands is now 254, with 16 active cases. Of those 15 are asymptomatic but one patient with the virus remains in hospital in […]

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TD31 forecast to become hurricane

TD31 forecast to become hurricane

| 13/11/2020 | 9 Comments

(CNS) Tropical Depression 31 was over 300 miles south of Jamaica when it emerged as expected Friday morning, but despite being just a few hours old, the US National Hurricane Center is already forecasting that the depression will be a hurricane, possibly a major one, by the time it reaches the coast of Central America […]

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