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Two boards claim to run BTL

The dispute over who owns and controls Belize’s major telecommunications provider keeps getting nastier. At times the level of detail has become dizzying but we’ll do our best to put [...]

Burning garbage dump irritates city

It’s not the first time it’s happened and–official pronouncements aside–will probably not be the last. I’m talking about the burning Belize City garbage dump. Over the weekend a change in [...]

Three murders mar holiday weekend

A fight between two teenagers from the Boca del Rio area of San Pedro has left one dead and another facing a charge of murder. Police say that around four [...]

Police investigate Hattieville drownings

It was not a good weekend for several Belizeans who sought relief from the intense heat. News 5′s Jacqueline Woods today visited Hattieville where two deaths by drowning are still [...]

Cayo teen drowns in Mopan River

The enticing waters of the Mopan River in Cayo claimed the life of a thirteen-year-old boy from Unitedville Village on Easter Monday. San Ignacio police say Enid Gentle went down [...]

Stevedore dies at sea

The death of a thirty-three-year-old Belize City stevedore on Easter Monday is under investigation to determine if it was an accident or the result of foul play. Co-workers found the [...]

Road accident claims driver’s life

A Belize City man is dead following a single car accident on the Coastal Road. Sixty-one-year-old Ryan Samuels was killed on Saturday when the Suzuki Sidekick he was driving went [...]

Fire destroys downtown San Ignacio buildings

A fire in San Ignacio Town has destroyed a number of buildings in the downtown business area. Around one forty-five on Monday morning the alarm rang though the Burns Avenue [...]

Two charged in separate arson incidents

Two cases of suspected arson over the weekend have destroyed thousands of dollars worth of property in Belize City and Orange Walk. According to police, the first incident happened shortly [...]

O.W. hit & run driving suspect arrested

The search for the driver of a vehicle that knocked down a cyclist near San Estevan Village, fatally injuring him last week Sunday night has ended. Orange Walk police today [...]

Another U.S. rider wins cross country

James Adderley, Reporting Good evening, I?m James Adderley and you?ve tuned in with this post-Easter edition of Sports Monday which naturally translates into coverage of the seventy-seventh annual cross country [...]