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Cane farmers protest for increased subsidy

In recent years the growth areas in Belize’s economy have been products like citrus, bananas and shrimp farming… not to mention tourism. But there was a time not very long [...]

Cop arrested as Cayo extortion probe expands

The case of the heavily armed Mennonites arrested last week in the Cayo District is expanding and today two more suspects were charged, one of them, a police officer. P.C. [...]

Suspect detained in O.W. murder case

As we reported on yesterday’s newscast, twenty-two year old Luis Urbina has been detained by Orange Walk police and may face charges in connection with a rampage of murder, rape [...]

Fire destroys house; arson suspected

A fire this morning on Neal Pen Road has left a house almost totally destroyed and its owner out on the street. Jacqueline Woods reports on a tragedy that may [...]

B.T.L. awards high school scholarships

A break in B.T.L.’s fibre optic cable cut off all telecommunications to Belmopan today, shutting down services to the nation’s capital as well as any function dependent on the earth [...]

Lotto jackpot remains unclaimed

Interest is once again heating up in the lotto jackpot, which has risen to eighty-seven thousand, five hundred dollars for tonight’s draw. What lotto players may have forgotten, however, is [...]

Germans donate school furniture to Iris victims

An international effort centred in Germany has resulted in the donation of a large quantity of school furniture for victims of Hurricane Iris. On Tuesday, the shipment of desks, chairs [...]