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Police statistics show crime is down

The Police Department has released its crime statistics for 2007 and although murders are up, the overall crime rate has dropped significantly. According to a release issued today, a total [...]

City shooting appears to be revenge

The homicide count for 2007 was almost raised by one when shots rang out in Belize City just before the year expired. Fortunately, twenty-one year old Marlon Foreman survived the [...]

Season’s first coldfront has Belizeans shivering

The weather over Christmas and New Year’s was about as perfect as it gets around here but—like all good things—today it came to an end. News Five’s Marion Ali reports [...]

Overnight tourist arrivals up, cruise stats down

Earlier in this newscast we presented the Police Department’s annual crime statistics and to stay with that theme we went looking for another set of important numbers: tourist arrivals. According [...]

2008 holidays feature ample long weekends

New Year’s is just one of the thirteen public and bank holidays celebrated in Belize, so if you’re counting down to your next vacation, get your pen and calendars ready. [...]

Mexican wins Krem Cycling Classic

The run up to the Krem New Years Cycling Classic may have been dominated by controversy, but once the riders hit the road in Corozal the competition tested to the [...]

Lions Club rewards year’s first baby at K.H.M.H.

For twenty-eight year old Maria Young, 2008 started out with hope as her first-born child came right along with the New Year. Young said it was no surprise because that [...]