Radio Cayman News

April Cummings

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A podcast of the day's top stories from 89.9 FM, Radio Cayman in the Cayman Islands.

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EVENING NEWS - AUGUST 10, 2022

Police have released the identity of the woman killed in an early morning crash Monday (Aug 8) on Eastern Avenue, near Shedden Road in George Town The Annual Healthcare Conference is set to focus on Non-Communicable Diseases Deputy Premier the Hon. Chris Saunders discusses the establishment of a committee looking into the rules around who can become permanent residents and ultimately, Caymanian Several turtle hatchlings die after being confused by artificial light along the coast. The Nomination period is open for the 2022 Older Persons Month Ambassadors --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

9m
Aug 10
LOCAL SPORTS

The Cayman Islands National Girls U15 Football team have been promoted to the top 15 ranking in the CONCACAF region. The National boys Under 14 Football team is gearing up for the CFU Challenge Series in the Dominican Republic this week. The Community steps up to support Academy Girls USA Cup football team And parents of the Bodden Town and George Town areas are being encouraged to send their kids to Summer Netball camp this week and next. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

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Aug 10
EVENING NEWS - AUGUST 9, 2022

Rain chances ramp up this week Hazard Management continues to test the readiness of government in the event of a natural disaster, the team met with the Opposition last week for the Annual Hurricane Exercise. The devastation caused by stony coral tissue loss disease is a regional issue and this week in Cayman, people are coming together to talk about strategies, solutions and the future. Kite boarding equipment that was stolen earlier this year is located and returned to the business owner As Caymanian unemployment passes 8 percent, according to the 2021 census, opportunities are being made available for those looking to pick up a new skill --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

10m
Aug 09
LOCAL SPORTS

A former Cayman Islands National women’s Football Coach signs to his first National Team since leaving Cayman. The Cayman Islands National Junior Artistic Swimming Team head to New York for an elite training camp experience with Synchro Off-limits. Former Caribbean junior squash champion, Cayman Islands and Professional Cameron Stafford says this was his first time playing alongside his teammate Julian Jervis The Cayman Islands Volleyball Federation mourns the Loss of a past National Beach and Indoor player. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

6m
Aug 09
LOCAL SPORTS

Cayman Squashers make history… bringing home their first Gold medal at a Commonwealth Games in Birmingham England. Cayman Golfer Holly Mclean held her position to bring home the George Teale Trophy - Ladies Division Cayman National Girls U15 Football Captain said she had an amazing experience at the recent CONCACAF Championship in Tamp, Florida. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

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Aug 08
EVENING NEWS - AUGUST 8, 2022

Investigations are underway after a fatal crash early this morning in central George Town. Police Arrest Men on Island Illegally, Including Man Wanted for Murder in Jamaica. Regular and Premium gas prices saw an unremarkable dip this past week… After topping a field of seven contestants in the national pageant over the weekend, Cayman’s newly crowned queen is causing quite a stir A big aviation industry event is coming to Cayman. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

10m
Aug 08
LOCAL SPORTS

Cayman rises to the occasion and defeats Bermuda in their last and final encounter at the CONCACAF u15 Girls championship held at the Hillsborough County Tournament Sportsplex in Florida. As the Cayman Islands Volleyball Federation prepare to bring international Beach Volleyball competition back to our shores, the Minister of Sports appreciates that the CIVF is getting younger athletes exposure to advanced competitions and making each player earn their spot on the team. Darell Morris 40 over Cricket over Cricket competition continued over the weekend at the Jimmy Powell Oval in West Bay. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

6m
Aug 05
LOCAL NEWS FOR 5 AUGUST 2022

Public Health encourages continued vigilance against Covid 19 infection. NOAA revises its hurricane predictions. The Miss Cayman Islands Universe pageant is this weekend.  #rcnews #radiocayman #caymanislands #caymannews --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

7m
Aug 05
EVENING NEWS - AUGUST 4, 2022

Officials with the Public Health Department say whilst the number of detected COVID19 cases has decreased, a reduction in transmission is not necessarily reflected by other data indicators. An investigation is underway into the death of a K9 with the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service. Eden Rock’s dive site is hit with extensive coral damage after several chunks of coral were torn from the reef… appeared to be caused by a large ship grounding. An investigation is underway. Cayman’s eastern districts have taken up more agriculture and fishing activities in 2021 As part of a check up on Cayman’s school meals program, a team of officials head to the University College of the Cayman Islands. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

9m
Aug 04
LOCAL SPORTS

Cayman Islands defeats Turks and Caicos Islands 1-nil today at the CONCACAF U15 Girls Championship tournament in Florida. International beach volleyball competition returns to the Cayman Islands as the Cayman Islands Volleyball Federation hosts the CAZOVA U-23 Men & Women Beach Volleyball Tour next month. And another win for Cayman in Squash by our very own mixed doubles team of Marlene West and Cameron Stafford as they beat Canada today in the Commonwealth Games in England. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

6m
Aug 03
EVENING NEWS - AUGUST 3, 2022

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9m
Aug 03
LOCAL SPORTS

Cayman athletes continue to impress at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, as two athletes made history by qualifying into the final round of the Games The Cayman National U15 girls Football team will face Turks and Caicos Islands tomorrow in Florida at 9am. The Cayman Islands Netball Association (CINA) will hold its Summer Netball camp next week --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

5m
Aug 02
EVENING NEWS - AUGUST 2, 2022

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8m
Aug 02
LOCAL SPORTS

Cayman beat Guyana 3-1 today in Concacaf u15 girls championships in Florida Commonwealth Games Results --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

5m
Aug 01
EVENING NEWS - AUGUST 1, 2022

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8m
Aug 01
LOCAL SPORTS

Cayman will face Nicaragua, Guyana, and Turks and Caicos Islands at the 2022 Concacaf U-15 Championship this weekend in Tampa, Florida. With Boxing starting today at the Commonwealth Games, Cayman Amateur fighter Hepseba Angel will be competing in the women’s’ Middleweight division next week Wednesday. Gamer’s Bay is back this weekend at the John Gray High School Gym --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

6m
Jul 29
LOCAL NEWS FOR 29 JULY 2022

LOW RISK FOR THE OT'S - THAT'S THE WORD FROM THE FOREIGN COMMONWEALTH DEVELOPMENT OFFICE AS AN UNCONTROLLED CHINESE ROCKET RE-ENTERS EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE  TOMORROW AFTERNOON. HMCI SAYS IT WILL MONITOR THE SITUATION. THE 2021 CENSUS SHOWS CAYMANIANS COMPRISE 50.7% OF THE WORKING AGE POPULATION AND 45.2% OF THE LABOUR FORCE.  THE POWER IS BACK IN LITTLE CAYMAN AFTER LIGHTNING CAUSED AND OUTAGE AROUND 5:40 THIS MORNING.  #rcnews #radiocayman #caymanislands #caymannews --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

10m
Jul 29
LOCAL SPORTS

A Former Cayman National Sprinter is inducted into his college’s Athletics Hall of Fame class of 2022 --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

5m
Jul 28
LOCAL NEWS FOR 28 JULY 2022

Government holds a live press conference to release the 2021 Census data. Police say they are keeping an open mind as they investigate the death of a toddler in Cayman Brac Cayman hosts the biennial CARICOM judicial conference.  #rcnews #radiocayman #caymannews --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

9m
Jul 28
LOCAL SPORTS

Cayman’s National youth Football teams are preparing for international competition in the Dominican Republic and Tampa Florida this summer. Cayman Boxer Hepseba Angel is ready for the Commonwealth Games. Kerri Kanuga has completed her 5th Badwater 135m run. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

5m
Jul 27
EVENING NEWS - JULY 27, 2022

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9m
Jul 27
LOCAL SPORTS

The Jamaica Independence Cricket Festival is this Sunday at the Smith Road Oval. The Department of Sports two week Fitness and More Camp saw just about 14 kids at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

4m
Jul 26
EVENING NEWS - 26 JULY, 2022

An investigation is underway into the death of a 2 year old child in Cayman Brac The National Emergency Operations Committee holds its annual hurricane exercise Pastors of the Cayman Ministers’ Association expresses quote very strong disapproval and deep concern regarding the proposed LGBTQ march. An island-wide sweep sees more than 55 illegal signs between West Bay and East End collected. A special workshop helps local farmers learn how to maximize produce…and profits --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

9m
Jul 26
LOCAL SPORTS

A Caymanian sailor wins gold in the Female International Laser Class at the UK ILCA Open & National Championships. One of the Cayman Islands youngest-ever Commonwealth Games team is heading to Birmingham, England to compete in the 22nd Games later this month. The Breakfast Club Legion of Hoop U17 Basketball players are off to spend a week at the NBA's Orlando Magic overnight Basketball Camp. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

4m
Jul 25
EVENING NEWS 25 JULY, 2022

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10m
Jul 25
LOCAL SPORTS

An Artistic Swimmers heads to the Panam Aquatics Masters Championships in Medellín, Columbia this week Cayman Basketball Technical Director not surprised by the 2022 National Championship men and women's final outcome. The East End Community Foundation summer camps are in progress. And the Cayman Brac Basketball Summer Camp was a huge success  --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

6m
Jul 22
EVENING NEWS

We get a highlight of events from last night’s 50thbirthday celebrations for parliament. The Ombudsman makes a decision over An FOI involving the Cayman Islands Airports Authority. And COVID-19 indicators show a small decrease over the past in Epi Week 28. #RCNEWS #RADIOCAYMAN #CAYMANISLANDS --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

9m
Jul 22
LOCAL SPORTS

Stepping up in class…Jillian Crooks lowers her National 100m free record at the 2022 Bahamas National. An Artistic Swimmers heads to the Pan American Aquatics Masters Championships in Medellín, Columbia this week Warriors and Infinity are the champions of the men and women's basketball leagues. A Standout Caymanian Swimmer returns home to Coach at Stingray Swim Club this summer. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

6m
Jul 21
EVENING NEWS

The Cayman Islands Parliament building celebrates its 50thbirthday tonight. Police are on the lookout for 2 wanted men. Agriculture workshops are held to encourage smarter food production. #RCNEWS #RADIOCAYMAN #CAYMANISLANDS --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

8m
Jul 21
LOCAL SPORTS

Cayman https://www.facebook.com/caymanrugby?__cft__%5b0%5d=AZU8HNLD2kGJ4AHNvvrZEwpLkHkdAPAPEpVlS8_L8DMLrPkO2RXwjMtAJyBHW2mGwk0-f5XFRjyZ12QwlLV97Gq9r-3AjcoqeNE6ZOoKczPiOL4mzMDaFde9_Xv0IUMQdSM6EWMbTt-n4umf2aVGEMUbP0hq-hKp79OSTmUBUFUtLYIMr_3WLf_DfPM4LAQvV2pM3OluydhybC5ctAtXJ9RS&__tn__=-%5dK-y-R defeats Trinidad https://www.facebook.com/ttru868/?__cft__%5b0%5d=AZU8HNLD2kGJ4AHNvvrZEwpLkHkdAPAPEpVlS8_L8DMLrPkO2RXwjMtAJyBHW2mGwk0-f5XFRjyZ12QwlLV97Gq9r-3AjcoqeNE6ZOoKczPiOL4mzMDaFde9_Xv0IUMQdSM6EWMbTt-n4umf2aVGEMUbP0hq-hKp79OSTmUBUFUtLYIMr_3WLf_DfPM4LAQvV2pM3OluydhybC5ctAtXJ9RS&__tn__=kK-y-R and Tobago to finish 5th in the 2022 RAN Men 15s U-19 tournament in Jamaica. Four swimmers participated in the Open Water Swim Meet of the Central and Caribbean Championships in Barbados over the weekend competing in the 5 and 10k swims. Academy Sports Club took 6 teams to the Target USA Cup in Minnesota this year. --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/rcnews/message

6m
Jul 20