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Rising waters in Blue Creek threaten poultry industry

We begin our newscast tonight with more stories on the flooding that has left over two-thirds of the country under water. The economic impact is beginning to show and in [...]

Northern Highway at Gardenia submerged under water

On the way back to Belize City, for almost an entire mile, the Northern Highway was completely under water between miles twenty and twenty-one at Gardenia Village. Motorists using the [...]

NEMO vehicle carrying supplies goes up in flames

As the News Five team headed to Blue Creek, traffic was held up for about forty-five minutes on the Yo Creek Road this morning as a delivery truck for NEMO [...]

Waters spilling into Lords Banks …

A News Five Team is just back from the Northern Highway and has an update on the situation in Lords Bank where the waters are creeping up. Jose Sanchez reports. [...]

… And the tidal wave hits Belama Phase 3

The Belize River Valley and the rest of the District continue to experience unusually high water levels. Many villages off the highways have been cut off because roads are impassable [...]

Temporary Bridge for Kendal arrives

The much anticipated temporary bridge donated by the U.S. government has arrived in the country, according to a release by the U.S. Embassy. The replacement bridge was promised in June [...]

One more flood victim retrieved from Mopan River

In an update to a story we aired last night on the drowning of Guatemalan nationals from the village of Arenal, one more victim has been recovered. The body of [...]

Telemedia, Scotiabank donate to flood relief

Most of Belize has been affected by flooding brought about by Tropical Depression Number sixteen which swept though Central America three weeks ago. The community and numerous businesses have been [...]

Attorneys in court over proposed change to constitution

We turn now to the Supreme Court where the case of Barry Bowen versus the Attorney General got underway this morning. Bowen is challenging section seventeen of the constitutional amendment [...]

Landowners Assn. joins constitutional case

Joining Bowen’s protest of the amendment are the two hundred and forty members of the Landowners Association Limited, which also filed a claim against government. When Courtenay wraps up his [...]

CJ rules against Telemedia

Before the arguments on the constitutional case began, Chief Justice Abdulai Conteh this morning denied a declaration to pronounce actions by Revenue Magistrate Ed Usher as unlawful in a case [...]

Police investigate death of Benque resident

In a report just in, police are investigating the death of a twenty year old resident of Benque Viejo Del Carmen. This morning, acting on reports received, Benque police found [...]

Leigh Richardson dies at 84

It is with sadness that we report the passing of Leigh Richardson at the age of eighty-four. A patriot and journalist, Richardson died in New York City this past Monday, [...]