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Millions of gallons of water pumped on garbage dump fire

The latest fire at Belize City’s dumpsite at mile three on the Western Highway has been burning since May fifteenth. While it may simply be a nuisance for some people, [...]

…and NEMO plans to out fire in four days

In a late evening press conference, NEMO Coordinator, George Lovell, briefed the media on their plan of action to get the fire at the dumpsite under control as quickly as [...]

Serious health risks associated with toxic smoke from dump site

But while those plans remain nothing more than mere ideas, residents of the immediate area are already complaining of health-related issues due to the toxic smoke from the fire. Today, [...]

Prime Minister heads back to Trinidad

The last time we saw Prime Minister Dean Barrow in the Caribbean he was acting in the capacity of CARICOM Chair at the Summit of the Americas in Trinidad and [...]

Libertad taxi-driver murdered in his vehicle; cane farmers questioned

There is yet another murder to report in our newscast tonight. This time around, the victim, a taxi-driver, was a resident of Libertad Village in the Corozal District. The fifty-two [...]

Alrick Smith and Arturo Maheia found with stolen car

In court news, two men were charged with Handling Stolen Goods when they appeared before Magistrate Tracy Sosa today. Alrick Smith and Arturo Maheia were charged in connection with a [...]

Fisherman found guilty of carnal knowledge

And twenty-nine year old Leon Perez, a fisherman, was today found guilty of two counts of Carnal Knowledge against a fifteen year old girl. The jury of five women and [...]

Students plant trees for International Biodiversity Day

“One School, One Tree, One step at a time” is the theme and call to action that resonated worldwide today marking the observance of International Day for Biodiversity. Compliant activities [...]

Safiyyah finds family entertainment around the country

If you haven’t decided what to do over the long holiday weekend, Safiyyah is here to help. She has some ideas in this week’s What’s Happening Belize. Hey I’m Safiyyah [...]