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Escaped prisoners recaptured

Three prisoners who escaped from the Department of Corrections on February 15th have been apprehended. The trio were taken into custody around 8:00 this morning on the Western Highway. Eighteen [...]

US Army sets up camp in Dangriga

The Stann Creek District has been occupied by foreign soldiers. A base camp has been established just outside Dangriga and supplies continue to arrive daily. But its not an invasion, [...]

Small marijuana plantation destroyed

In police news, an anti-drug operation has resulted in the destruction of a small marijuana plantation near the Old Northern Highway and Corozalito. Police say the plantation measured fifty by [...]

Skiff stolen at Caye Caulker

A fisherman from Caye Caulker has reported that his skiff was stolen sometime early Tuesday. James Rosado told police about 6:00am he realized the boat was missing from its mooring [...]

PAHO Director visits

The director of the Pan American Health Organization, PAHO, is in Belize for a familiarization visit, he will also present computers to the Ministry of Health to assist with the [...]

Sibun Watershed Association wins award

In 1999 Mayan activist Julian Cho posthumously won the James A. Waight Conservation Award, this year the honor goes not to an individual but a grassroots community effort, the Sibun [...]

Educational exhibit at the Bliss

Students and teachers may be interested in an environmental display at the Bliss Institute. It is sponsored by SIWA-Ban of Caye Caulker and participating organizations include the Belize Audubon Society [...]

Ice Skating show comes to Belize

Last year when a Mexican circus brought polar bears to Belize people were amazed that these big animals so used to cold weather could stand the tropical heat. Well, if [...]