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August 24, 2010
Emergency water landing between Walker's Cay and Grand Bahama

After experiencing engine trouble on a charter flight between Walker's Cay and Grand Bahama Island today, August 23rd, 2010, captain Fritz Cambridge made an emergency water landing into the shallows in the vicinity of Water Cay.

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August 04, 2010
Walker's Cay dream gets green light

A multi-million dollar bid to revive the once-famed Walker's Cay fishing and diving resort, which would create "a minimum" of 200 jobs for Bahamians, has been approved by the Bahamas Investment Authority.

The Nassau Guardian revealed back in June that a bid had been submitted to bring back to life the resort which was battered into closure by hurricanes.

Once known as a premier deep-sea fish...

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August 04, 2010
Walker's Cay purchase approved by Bahamas Investment Authority

ATLANTA

- AlphaCRE announced today the endorsement by the Bahamas Investment
Authority (BIA) for the purchase and redevelopment of Walker's Cay, the 69-acre
island in the Bahamas' Abacos chain.

 In
a letter issued Thursday, July 29, 2010 by Viana L. Gardiner, the executive
director of investments of the Bahamas government investment department,
authority has been granted paving the way for ...

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Sport or slaughter
June 07, 2021
Sport or slaughter

AN environmental activist has slammed the landing of blue marlins in a recent three-day Walker's Cay Invitational deep sea fishing contest.

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July 07, 2017
People will know CARICOM is working when they see, taste and feel-Bahamas Prime Minister

Dr. The Honourable Hubert Minnis, Prime Minister of The Bahamas has signalled his readiness to help deliver the mandates of CARICOM to provide better, healthier and more prosperous lives for the people of the Community...

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February 06, 2020
Philanthropists donate tablets to primary school

TEXAN philanthropists Carl and Gigi Allen, the owners of Walker's Cay, recently presented tablets to students at the Freeport Primary School. The donation is part of a memorandum of understanding forged last year with the Ministry of Education. The

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October 31, 2019
PIMS Post-Dorian Coral Reef Assessment a ‘Mixed Bag’

Recovery will take decades for some spots, most coral reefs in good shape. Catastrophic Hurricane Dorian, which tore through two major islands in the northern Bahamas last month, was not as meticulous in its devastation undersea as it was on land...

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May 24, 2018
Walker39s Cay sold to Texan businessman

WALKER'S Cay has been sold to Texas businessman and philanthropist Carl Allen who plans to redevelop the northernmost island in The Bahamas to its former glory as a sport-fishing destination. Mr Allen - a long-time visitor to The Bahamas - finalised

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A New Day Ahead For North Abaco
October 02, 2012
A New Day Ahead For North Abaco

Hundreds of North Abaconians gathered at the Central Abaco High School Grounds on Saturday evening to hear from their PLP Candidate, Mr. Renardo Curry and the Nation’s Chief, Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie.
Curry wasted no time laying the foundation, “It starts with education,” he said. “I’ve been working in youth development for a long time, and it is my deepest conviction that educ...

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May 24, 2018
GoldWynn to Add to Cable Beach Transformation

Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis took part in the Groundbreaking Ceremony of GoldWynn Condo-Hotel and Residences – another development pegged to aid in the further transformation of the western strip.

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