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KHMH chairman resigns, cites conflict with minister

The festering wound that is the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital has apparently burst its stitches. In a press release issued today, the chairman of the hospital’s interim board, Karl H. [...]

Deja vu sets in as another Chinese shop robbed

There’s a new Belizean twist on the old adage that the only inevitable occurrences are death and taxes. We’d like to add to the list: the nightly robbery of a [...]

Orange Walk mugger arrested

There are robberies that occur outside of Belize City and sometimes the perpetrators are actually caught. That’s what happened in Orange Walk in the wee hours of Wednesday morning. Sixty-year [...]

Trio charged with firearm violations

Two Belize City men detained on Wednesday and one picked up on Thursday for weapons violations have been charged. Twenty-three year old William Usher, twenty-year old Roque Rosado and twenty-five [...]

Body of Guatemalan found in Mopan

The body of a forty-four year old Guatemalan missing from his home in Belize since Wednesday, has been found by Guatemalan authorities in the Mopan River. Jose Cristobal Arias was [...]

Local onion production to increase

If all goes according to plan the next time you eat escabeche those onions will have been grown in Belize. The Ministry of Agriculture has announced local onion production will [...]

5 young ladies compete in Costa Maya pageant

It has not been a good week to show off the attributes of sea, sand and sun, but the five young ladies competing for the title of Miss Costa Maya [...]

San Pedro to institute curfew

While San Pedro has earned a reputation as a happy go lucky tourist destination where fun is the order of the day, it is also a community that must cope [...]

BEL promotes building safety

Tragedies are never pleasant to report but the folks at BEL are hoping that the reporting of one recent incident will shock the public into being more careful in how [...]

Hiking “RARE” trail is fun family activity

The weather may have kept most of us indoors this week, but with the promise of sun over the weekend, a family trip may be just what the doctor ordered. [...]