ST. THOMAS — Independent Citizens Movement party candidate Stephen “Smokey” Frett announced his run for governor Thursday night on St. Thomas alongside running mate Gregory Miller Jr., candidate for lieutenant governor.

A small but passionate group of ICM party members gathered at Arians restaurant, owned by Frett’s family, to rally support for their candidates.

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