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Western livestock farmers say beef is holding its own

There has been a lot of depressing news in the recent flooding throughout Belize, but tonight there is some good news to report. And while the Belize River Valley farmers [...]

Sections of miles 8 and 9 under water

And in respect of the high waters, we reported last night that the flooding has reached miles twenty and twenty-one on the Northern Highway and tonight there is another area [...]

Rescue team finds 6 year old who drowned in Mopan

One more victim who perished in the recent flooding has been located. She is six year old Estephany Diana Ortiz from the village of Arenal on the Belize/Guatemala border. Ortiz [...]

Benny’s makes sizeable donation to NEMO

Big and small, they are all lending a helping hand and today a number of businesses and organisations reached out to the communities affected by the floods of Tropical Depression [...]

Panelists debate climate change and security

The current floods are highlighting the effects of Climate change, and its impact to the economy and the population. It is an issue that has also been top on the [...]

Marion Jones speaks of her time in jail

Once a five time medalist at the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympic Games, Marion Jones won the hearts of Americans and Belizeans when she concluded a victory lap with both U.S. [...]

Witness in murder trial develops amnesia; 3 freed

And in the Supreme Court, the key witness in a murder trial today developed a case of amnesia and suddenly forgot details in the stabbing death of twenty-five year old [...]

Englebert Reynolds freed of attempted murder

And in another case in the Supreme Court, this afternoon a jury found Englebert Reynolds not guilty of Attempted Murder. Reynolds was on trial for the June 2007 shooting of [...]

Police investigate complaint of carnal knowledge

In news of sexual abuse, police are seeking the culprit in connection with allegations of carnal knowledge. A fifteen year old minor, in the company of her mother, reported that [...]

Home invasion reported in Dangriga

And there is a case of home invasion to report in Dangriga. According to Ethelma Alemar, some time between four-thirty p.m. on Sunday and five p.m. on Tuesday, a thief [...]

Basketball Federation recruiting young players

With so much crime, there is one way to occupy youngsters. If your child is an aspiring basketball player, here is an opportunity that can assist in this endeavor. The [...]

P.U.C. to host regional regulatory meeting

P.U.C. has been in the news recently over its battle with B.T.L., but tonight it is in the news for another reason. And that is because from November fifth to [...]

Florencio Marin Sr. back in political ring

And in news of a political nature, they have been quiet for some time and except for a few press releases, not much has been heard from the People’s United [...]

NICH holds “Belizean I.D.” exhibit

And we ask tonight: What does it mean to be a Belizean? To be more specific, to what ethnic group do you belong? Chances are you will respond Creole, Garifuna, [...]

Andy Palacio to be honoured at Altar of the Dead

On November first and second, Mexico celebrates the Day of the Dead, a traditional festivity that coincides with All Saints Day which symbolizes the return of the deceased to earth. [...]