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Third fatal stabbing at prison

Just two days after News Five ran a story on heightened security measures and efforts to improve overcrowding at the Hattieville Prison Correctional Facility, another inmate has been fatally stabbed [...]

Riverside Hall destroyed by fire

Many Belize City residents have fond memories of weekend dances at the Riverside Hall on North Front Street. Others remember it as the headquarters of Bradley’s Bottling Works. While those [...]

Drifter charged with assaulting child

The mother of a child who was picked up in the street by a stranger last week on Euphrates Avenue has apparently reconsidered her request not to press charges and [...]

Hummingbird Citrus II strike resolved

The strike by workers at the Hummingbird Citrus Limited two, has been resolved. The Christian Workers Union announced today that the management agreed on Friday to increase the hourly pay [...]

14 year old missing almost a week

News Five doesn’t report every missing teenager because more often than not they show up safe and sound after a few days, but there is growing concern over the disappearance [...]

Woman alleges assault; fails to show up for Tribunal

In July Blanca Chinchilla of New Road reported that a police constable punched her at the Traffic Office at the Raccoon Street Station. The constable claimed he did know the [...]

Sand Hill gets new school building

There was a special occasion today in Sand Hill with the inauguration of a new school building. As News Five found out, the previous structure was so dilapidated, it was [...]

Yabra beats Sagitun in overtime

Good evening, I’m James Adderly and you’re right on time for a new dish of Sports Monday. The two league leaders from regular season play in the BFL football competition, [...]