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Tourism industry hit by bad news

Virtually all of the news coming out of the tourism sector in the last couple of years has been good: what with “Temptation Island”, “After the Storm” and Marion Jones [...]

Accounts differ in Cayo girl’s death

A fifteen-year-old girl is dead and the circumstances surrounding her death are a matter of some uncertainty. Police say Tanisha Trapp boarded a Novelo’s bus around 12:30 Monday afternoon from [...]

Big money missing at B.E.L. collection agency

Monday clearly wasn’t a good day for Novelo’s as the B.E.L. collection agency at the company’s terminal in Benque Viejo del Carmen was robbed of fifty-eight thousand dollars in cash [...]

Zabaneh death investigation moves forward slowly

In other police news, the Ministry of National Security has issued an update on the case of David Zabaneh, the fourteen-year-old killed during an altercation with British Soldiers at Raul’s [...]

Taiwan V.P. looks to populate Belize

On her whirlwind visit to Belize last year, Taiwanese Vice President Annette Lu was the picture of political professionalism and master of diplomatic deliberation. But this week she’s in trouble [...]

Water problems plague San Pedro

At newstime, residents of San Pedro were still without water after that town’s sole supplier of the precious commodity detected traces of an oil like substance in the water supply [...]

U.B. prepares for record enrolment

It’s getting to be that time of year, when thoughts of summer vacations are being replaced by the anticipation of returning to school. News 5′s Jacqueline Woods was on hand [...]

Tainted blood victim deals with adversity

What do you say to a six-year-old girl who, through no fault of her own, has been infected with HIV? News 5′s Jacqueline Woods spent some time this week with [...]