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Daylight murder in city appears drug related

A quarrel over drugs or other illegal activity appears to be the motive behind the nation’s latest violent homicide. The shooting today in Belize City took place in broad daylight…and [...]

Stann Creek skeleton is a mystery

Police tonight are investigating another murder, but time is not on their side. This afternoon they were called out to an isolated spot on the road leading from the Southern [...]

No foul play suspected in U.S. retiree’s death

Police do not suspect foul play in the death of an elderly Belize City man whose badly decomposing body was found in his house over the weekend. Neighbours were alerted [...]

Police work on weekend robberies

Tonight a Belize City man is claiming to be the lucky survivor of kidnapping, robbery and attempted murder. According to Belize City cops, twenty-five year old Winston “Babunchi” Vernon, a [...]

San Ignacio man killed by runaway van

A mechanical failure is being blamed for a death on the streets of San Ignacio. News 5′s Jacqueline Woods has the story. Jacqueline Woods, Reporting Shortly after eight on Saturday [...]

Firefighters compete in Olympiad

Over the weekend, firefighters flocked to Benque Viejo del Carmen…but no, there wasn’t a massive blaze to hose down. The men and women of the National Fire Service had gathered [...]

4H graduates urged to be productive citizens

Over the weekend, thirty-six boys and girls from across the country graduated from the National 4H and Youth Development Centre’s Education Program. During ceremonies held on Saturday at the 4H [...]

Residents evacuated by gas leak

The leak of poison gas could have caused a major tragedy, but today residents of Cayo’s twin towns are breathing easier, while a local businessman is seeking a safer address. [...]

Football, basketball, cycling tops weekend sports

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and thanks for allowing me into your living rooms for another fresh dish of Sports Monday. The Belize Premier Football League opened its annual semi-pro [...]