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December storm could threaten Belize

It’s December eleventh and in most of Belize it was a beautiful day. So why are we leading tonight’s news with a weather story? Because, believe it or not, almost [...]

Two charged for ancient artefacts

It’s not the kind of crime that makes the news everyday, but we are told that the trade in ancient Mayan artefacts is a regular occurrence. Two people caught in [...]

Truce doesn’t last long as billboards defaced

Less than a week after local political parties signed a code of conduct to respect each other, it appears that a couple supporters didn’t get the memo. A drive around [...]

Robber sentenced to five years in prison

In court news, a Belize City man has been sentenced to five years in prison for a robbery that occurred in June. Thirty-five year old Michael “Dippy” Woods was given [...]

Psychic can’t prevent conviction for fraud

Reyna Zetina, a forty-one year old Mexican residing in Corozal who allegedly obtained over seventy thousand dollars by claiming she was a psychic healer, was fined a total of twenty-two [...]

U.H.S. helps Salvation Army toy drive…

You may not have heard the bells ringing at key points around the city but this time of year the Salvation Army is looking for more than just your spare [...]

…but deal to sell hospital still not done

And while the latest word out of Belmopan is that the buyout of Universal Health Services is “seventy-five percent” complete, this morning Lecky revealed that the hospital’s employees are also [...]

Cruise lines spread Christmas cheer

Each year around this time the Belize Tourism Board teams up with the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association to make Christmas a little merrier for some of the city’s children. According [...]

Beloved village midwife dies at 95

A pillar of Placencia Village life for almost seven decades has passed away. Mrs. Athelo Cabral, better known as Miss Telo, Aunt Telo or Mother, died Friday in Southern Regional [...]

Super G keeps up streak of hits

He may be approaching veteran status on the Belizean music scene but the Punta Rebel who took his act solo in 2001, still has plenty of juice…as News Five’s Kendra [...]

News Five seeks Reporter

A vacancy exists for a reporter to join the staff of one of the region’s most highly honoured television news organisations. Applicants should possess the following qualifications: – Associate’s or [...]