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World AIDS Day activities include free testing

According to global statistics, there are forty million people living with HIV and AIDS. Nationally, the numbers suggest that despite aggressive awareness and education campaigns, the rate of infections has [...]

Belize Heart Foundation to launch w/ walkathon

While today was dominated by HIV/AIDS awareness, tomorrow attention will turn to Belize’s deadliest killer: cardiovascular conditions. In an attempt to promote better quality of life, Dr. Curtis Samuels is [...]

San Ignacio man convicted of 2004 machete murder

Two and a half years after a brutal killing in San Ignacio, a young man has been convicted of murder. At three thirty this afternoon, a jury found twenty-one year [...]

Police charge 28 yr. old in Albert Street West shooting

Contrary to earlier police reports, tonight a twenty-eight year old man has been charged with the shooting of a fourteen year old boy. According to court reports, today Jermaine Arnold [...]

M.B.R.S. translates education campaign to Garifuna

One of Belize’s favourite bragging rights is the fact that eighty percent of the Western Hemisphere’s longest barrier reef is in our territorial waters. And as part of regional efforts [...]

Crime Stoppers to hold fundraising auction on Sat.

This weekend Crime Stoppers Belize is inviting the general public to a fundraising auction to support its efforts to bring criminals to justice. This morning News Five spoke to organizers [...]

S.S.B. volunteers give Rockview a facelift

Even though it is the country’s only institution providing medical care to mental patients, the Rockview facility is constantly in need of upgrading. But as News Five’s Jacqueline Godwin reports, [...]

Pomona choir releases Christmas CD

Christmas is the season of giving but that also means the season for buying and tonight one group of young women from the south is hoping to capitalize on all [...]

Village councils prepare for elections March

General elections aren’t scheduled until 2008 but polls, politics and party colours will dominate the first months of 2007 in the run-up to village council elections. News Five’s Kendra Griffith [...]