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Social Security: new benefits, new costs

The Belize Social Security Board has announced the most sweeping reforms since the Social Security system was inaugurated in 1981. The changes, to be implemented on the first of January, [...]

Policeman shot by fellow officer

Police Detective Mark August is at the KHMH tonight, recuperating from what police say is an accidental gunshot wound in the leg he received while on duty Friday night. According [...]

Blue Creek businessman jacked in city

One man is fifteen thousand dollars short while the other is on the run. Police are asking you to assist them in finding twenty-seven year old Melvin Sebastian Nunez, better [...]

Trio of suspected robbers arrested

Police have arrested and charged three Belizean labourers jointly with four counts of aggravated assault, burglary and robbery in connection with the jacking of a Belmopan businessman on December twelfth. [...]

Body identified; swimmer died of drowning

The body found floating near Fort Point on Friday has been identified, but police are still not certain of the details surrounding the drowning victim’s death. Twenty-year old Christopher Lawrence [...]

Fire destroys Caye Caulker hotel

Police and fire officials are still trying to find out what caused the Star Guest House in the area of “The Split” on Caye Caulker to burn down. According to [...]

Belama III residents still flooded

Rebuilding efforts after Hurricane Keith may be well underway, but some residents of the Belama Phase III area are complaining that they are still suffering. Part of their street has [...]

New canoe links Canada and Belize

La Ruta Maya Belize River Challenge has in just a few years grown into one of the nation’s premier sporting events. This year’s race, aside from its usual complement of [...]