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News Five saves stabbing victim

It was almost time for lunch and our news reporter Jacqueline Woods, cameraman George Tillett and driver Stephen Ferguson were out on assignment. But when they drove past the bus [...]

Murder suspect escapes

She was gunned down in her shop on Freetown Road on Tuesday and tonight police have charged one man with Yang Li Chan’s murder. Unfortunately, their other suspect has managed [...]

One charged, another sought in shopkeeper’s death

Even if you didn’t know him personally like his neighbors in Port Loyola, you couldn’t help but be shocked at the brutal murder of seventy-one year old shopkeeper Miguel Aguilar. [...]

Belizeans honored for their cultural efforts

The Minister of Education has recognized twenty-one people for their contributions to the promotion of African, Mayan and Mestizo cultural awareness in Belize. Permanent Secretary Dr. Dorian Barrow says the [...]

B.S.I. comments on labor dispute

Belize Sugar Industries has responded to statements made by the Belize Workers Union during a labor dispute last week. The tension, which culminated in a brief strike by day-shift workers, [...]

Balloonists pass over Belize

If you saw something round and silver over Belize’s skies this week and thought you were hallucinating about UFOs don’t worry. In fact you should consider yourself lucky to have [...]

Penta Lakers preview

As the hours wind down to the opening of semi-professional basketball tonight at the City Center news five continues its look at the featured teams with the Penta Lakers. On [...]

Hyacinth Latchman responds to G. Michael Reid

News Five viewers usually end their week with the Last Word commentary by G. Michael Reid. But this week one of News Five’s own reporters asked to do the honors [...]