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P.U.C. schedules hearings on BTL rates

Today is the first working day since the implementation of B.T.L.’s new rate structure, and various groups and individuals are raising their voices against the drastically increased cost of local [...]

Mistrial declared in Blake murder case

The murder of Therese Blake Ayuso in October of 2000 was one of the most high profile crimes of the year. But this morning after two witnesses testified at the [...]

Stabbings leave several men wounded

Police in the north are tonight on the lookout for a man from Trial Farm who they believed tried to murder another villager over the weekend. According to reports, around [...]

Weekend robberies plague nation

Night or day, morning or afternoon, it seems that no time is off-limits for hold-ups. No less than six robberies over the weekend have netted the bad guys close to [...]

Basketballers take gold in C.A. Games

Today, twelve Belizean basketball players, now gold medallists of the Central American Games, returned home tired but elated. Their final victory was hard won, against the top seeded team of [...]

Karen Russell is Miss Belize

A new Miss Belize reigns tonight. Her name is Karen Russell. The twenty-three year old U.B. student won the crown on Friday night over six other contestants. Russell, who has [...]

“Gimme 5″ kicks off tonight

B.T.L. may have doubled the cost of local phone calls, but that won’t stop your phone from ringing tonight for the start of the annual Gimme 5 promotion. Jacqueline Woods [...]

Santa’s elves? Inmates make Xmas crafts

In her continuing quest for good locally made gifts for Christmas, News 5′s Ann-Marie Williams today paid a visit to a busy workshop some sixteen miles west of Belize City. [...]

Yabra and Dangriga draw in football

Good evening, I’m James Adderley, and you’re in tuned with Sports Monday. Week six of the Regents Cup Tournament brought two undefeated teams to the M.C.C. Grounds yesterday. Kulture Yabra [...]