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Alleged physical abuse leads to death of toddler

It’s a heartbreaking story with a tragic ending for an Orange Walk mother who is mourning the death of her two year old son. While losing a child is painful [...]

Inquiry confirms overpricing of supplies at K.H.M.H. …

This is week three of the standoff between the Board and doctors of the K.H.M.H. And while the two sides are still engaged in negotiations and meetings, the report of [...]

…And Labour Commissioner mediates hospital dispute

But while there are glaring inconsistencies in prices, a meeting that ended late this evening between the K.H.M.H. Board and the B.M.D.U. ended once again yielded nothing concrete. Representatives of [...]

Infant drowns in Rio Hondo River…

At the top of the newscast we reported that two year old Ezekiel Tejeda died during surgery at the Northern Regional Hospital in Orange Walk Town. Well, there are two [...]

…And Josue Rivas drowns in New River

While in Orange Walk reporting on the deaths of the two infants, the News Five crew found themselves at the scene of another drowning incident. News Five’s Jose Sanchez reports. [...]

Honduran President ousted in military coup…

Turning to the region, the situation in Honduras has turned volatile and the crisis is deepening as clashes are being reported between supporters of ousted President Manuel Zelaya and the [...]

…And Foreign Minister attends OAS meeting on crisis

And still on the situation in Honduras, the United Nations and the OAS are also meeting and what is emerging is the clear isolation of Mitcheletti and his appointed cabinet. [...]

Secretary General of SICA condemns coup…

This morning on Open Your Eyes, the Secretary General of SICA condemned the coup d’ etat against Zelaya. Juan Daniel Aleman Gurdian, Secretary General, SICA “The countries of SICA reject [...]

…And P.U.P. condemns coup of Honduran president

Preceding a statement from the G.O.B. today, the opposition, the People’s United Party issued one of its own also condemning the coup d’état and calling for the secure and unconditional [...]

Price of Crystal Water goes up

The cost of living keeps soaring. In the past days we have reported on the huge increases in the prices of fuel that has climbed an average of one dollar [...]

No appeal case made against former PM

When the committal of the former Prime Minister Said Musa on the charge of theft was quashed on June eighth by the Chief Justice Abdulai Conteh, the Director of Public [...]

Commuters complain about end of one day bus route

Last week we reported on a new dispute brewing between the Transport Department and National Transport Limited over the interruption in one of National’s new runs. National Transports claims it [...]

Witness fails to testify in murder trial

The chief witness in a murder trial did not live up to his side of the deal and as a result a nolle prosequi was entered in the case of [...]

Eighteen year old gets fifteen years for Manslaughter

Also in the courts, a man charged with manslaughter will be spending fifteen years in prison. Eighteen year old Adrian Morris was charged with the killing of seventy-one year old [...]

Five men charged for robbery on Newtown Barracks

While Morris was sentenced today, five men were charged in connection with an armed robbery. Twenty-one year old Horton Jackson, nineteen year old Matthew Moore, twenty-two year old Erwin Wade, [...]

Suspected case of arson on Regent Street

A fire that broke late this afternoon just across from our Channel Five Studio on Regent Street is being treated as a suspected case of arson. Shortly before four p.m., [...]

Inter-Office finals goes to game three

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and we’re glad you could join us for this dish of Sports Monday. The B.P.F.L. kicked off its four team semi-finals over the weekend so [...]