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Police investigate death of Cayo teen

What appeared to be a routine trip to the hospital on Sunday has resulted in the death of a Cayo youth. News 5′s Jacqueline Woods is just off the road [...]

Belize will join Caribbean court

Belize will join the Caribbean Court of Justice… and while that intention has been known for some time, it was only yesterday that Cabinet gave its formal endorsement. The actual [...]

Turtle convention to be signed soon

Another international agreement that Belize will soon ratify involves that treatment of turtles. Cabinet has endorsed the Inter-American Convention for the Protection and Conservation of Turtles, a move that will [...]

New bridge at Beaver Dam to be ready by Feb.

It took a licking in the record floods of June, and today we are told that the weakened Beaver Dam bridge at mile forty on the Western Highway will soon [...]

Gov’t will sell land to finance police stations

In addition to a new bridge, government will also be building new police stations in three communities that receive heavy use by tourists. The reinforced concrete structures, to be erected [...]

Former Minister says he never gave directive

On the immigration front, former Minister of National Security and Immigration, Jorge Espat, has denied a report aired last night on News 5 that he issued a directive to withhold [...]

Police shoot suspect, seek two more

Law enforcement officers in the nation’s capital are tonight on a manhunt for two “bad men” while one of their accomplices recuperates in the hospital from gunshot wounds. According to [...]

Belizean students learn new language

Most of us can probably remember going to school and having to learn to speak and write proper English or Spanish. And while the vision of sitting in a classroom [...]