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E. coli bacteria in Blackman Eddy’s water

On Tuesday, villagers from the Cayo District found out that they had been drinking contaminated water for weeks. The people of Blackman Eddy began noticing severe cases of skin rashes [...]

Philip S.W. Goldson, dead at 78

The nation mourns tonight for one of the country’s most respected patriots. Phillip S.W. Goldson died this morning in New York where he had been hospitalised. Flags are expected to [...]

Five men detained in kidnapping case

Five people have been detained by police for questioning in the kidnapping of three men and a woman on Monday. Police have not identified the detainees, but News 5 understands [...]

22 pounds of cocaine in container from U.S.

It’s not often that someone who finds a bag of “white lady” turns it over to the police, but that’s just what happened on Tuesday night. According to police, workers [...]

Belmopan developer meets with GOB, BEL, BWSL

On the heels of Tuesday’s demonstration, this morning the Mayor of Belmopan Anthony Chanona, developer of the East Piccini Housing Project, Salvador Habet, representatives of Belize Water Services Limited, Belize [...]

No more go-slow for Bze docs

After two days of go-slow and almost a month of negotiations, doctors from throughout the country will be back at work as usual tomorrow. But that’s not to say anything [...]

ROCT hosts cultural presentations

Earlier this week, a delegation from the Republic of China on Taiwan entertained the public with various performances as part of a cultural exchange between the countries. In honour of [...]

UNDP grants $75,000 for environmental projects

This morning, three community based organisations received monies to fund projects aimed at preserving the environment. The Golden Stream Corridor Preserve, Toledo Eco-Tourism Association and Rancho Dolores Environmental and Development [...]

Mr. Peters, still doing the “Brukdown”

Mr. Peters is his name and Boom and Chime is his game. His music hails from the days of the mahogany camps, but his personality attracts people of all ages. [...]