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Elrington brothers will run as independents

Traditional political wisdom in Belize holds that the chances of success for any third party or independent candidate are somewhere between slim and none…and slim just left town. But despite [...]

5 charged in attempted robbery

Five men are behind bars tonight after they were charged in connection with an attempted robbery that occurred last Thursday. Calbert Carcamo and Vitalino Galiano, both age twenty, were formally [...]

Post-mortem: Cayo death due to alcohol

A post-mortem has concluded that no foul play–except perhaps his own–was involved in the death of a San Ignacio man whose body was found on Thursday. Medical examinations revealed that [...]

Taxi driver dead in Boom Road crash

It is a brand new road as fine as any in the country…but that did not prevent the death of a Belize City man whose driving skills failed him on [...]

Butane, gasoline prices climb

New prices for butane gas have been announced effective today for consumers nationwide. The increased rates, which range from a low of sixty-six dollars per one hundred pound cylinder in [...]

Bz. City woman wins half of record Lotto jackpot

Lilia Mai of New Road, Belize City, collected a hefty amount of cash today. Not the entire one hundred and fifty thousand shown on the big cheque, but even half [...]

House collapses, family safe

It is a story that arrives with a bang about twice every year–miraculously with few injuries. Jacqueline Woods reports on the latest old Belize City house to call it quits. [...]

Tourism pioneer George Bevier dead at 74

Tonight we regret to announce the death of one of the pioneers in Belize’s tourism industry. George Bevier, seventy-four year old proprietor of Rum Point Inn, on the Placencia Peninsula, [...]

Playoffs begin in semi-pro football

Good evening I’m James Adderley and we welcome you to our first edition of Sports Monday for 2003. The Belize Premier Football league kicked off its four-team playoffs over the [...]