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Barrow: referendum postponement a “disaster”

The major reason for this morning’s meeting of the House of Representatives may have evaporated, but the politicians still had plenty to talk about. News 5′s Janelle Chanona was on [...]

Gov’t buys back Silk Cayes for $1.5 million

It’s no secret that over the years ministers of both government have sold off some of the nation’s most valuable land, including cayes, at fire sale prices. And as reprehensible [...]

Hit and run claims life of teen

Tonight, family and friends of a teenager from Cayo are mourning his death after a fatal hit and run accident. Eighteen year old Glen Contreras was riding his bicycle on [...]

Truck robbed on Western Highway

Tonight, San Ignacio police are investigating reports of a robbery on the Western Highway. Police sources tell News 5 that two employees of Madisco Marketing and Distribution Company Limited, based [...]

Detainee criticises police

The family of a young man detained by police has strongly protested actions taken by officers as well as the way the story was reported to the media. Claude Waite [...]

Medical congress opens in Bz. City

The practice of medicine seems to be a growth industry in Belize. And with new private clinics springing up and government facilities under renovation, the doctors who met today in [...]

Police unit keeps tabs on deportees

They are cited across the Caribbean as the prime cause of violent crime. What I’m talking about is the hundreds of convicted criminals, who after serving their jail terms in [...]