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Floodwaters rising in Orange Walk

In many ways, it seems like a slow motion replay of early October in the year 2000. At that time the northern third of Belize, still reeling from the onslaught [...]

Accused burglars tied to O.W. supermarket heist

Three men detained for breaking into an Orange Walk gas station early Tuesday morning are now the prime suspects in the burglary of a nearby supermarket. As happened with the [...]

Man charged with murder in Belize City stabbing

Police have arrested and charged Roderick Williams, a thirty-two year old Fisherman of East Canal in Belize City with murder. Reports are that on Friday Williams tried to steal money [...]

Chinese couple robbed in Corozal

A Chinese couple has been robbed at gunpoint by three masked men at their place of business on Seventh Avenue in Corozal. Police say around 10:15 p.m. on Tuesday Sou [...]

Cabinet gets tough on repeat offenders

Life will soon become tougher for those convicted offenders who insist on continuing a life of crime. Cabinet has announced its decision to take discretion out of the hands of [...]

New equipment turned over to K.H.M.H.

“When the health sector is under-resourced, the quality of care suffers.” So said Health Minister Jose Coye in handing over obstetric and paediatric equipment to the staff of the Karl [...]

Why some rivers flood, others don’t

The more we in Belize are forced to learn about tropical weather, the more we realise what an inexact science the practice of meteorology is. With the widespread flooding following [...]