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Breakdown of mediation between K.H.M.H. and doctors

The clock is ticking and there’s no resolution in sight to the three week dispute between the doctors and the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital Board. This afternoon both sides did [...]

C.E.O. of Health says arbitration tribunal is next step

Talks broke down over amendments proposed to the M.O.U. In original form point number fourteen said that no punitive measures would be taken against members of the B.M.D.U. for participating [...]

B.M.D.U. rejects modified proposals of K.H.M.H. Board

The doctors have their own side of the story. B.M.D.U. President, Doctor John Sosa, says there are many wrinkles with the M.O.U. and they will not put their signatures to [...]

Belize hands over CARICOM chair to Guyana

Heads of Government of the CARICOM rolled up their sleeves and got down to business in Georgetown, Guyana today for the thirtieth Conference of Heads. Prime Minister Dean Barrow addressed [...]

Ousted President Jose Zelaya to tour Central America

There are more developments to report in respect of ousted President Jose Manuel Zelaya. Demonstrations continue to spread across Honduras and earlier today, supporters of the president marched pass the [...]

Chan Pine Ridge villagers capture wanted man

And back in Belize, Julio Martinez was on the most wanted list, and after being on the run for almost four months, he is back in police custody. Martinez was [...]

Commissioner of Lands quiet about Swallow Caye survey

We reported on Wednesday that the Ministry of Natural Resources had given the green light for surveys in a reserve just off Belize City. According to documents available to News [...]

Development near graveyard angers Hopkins residents

As we reported on June ninth, Hopkins residents are up in arms that they have to seek permission access to their public graveyard. That’s because the road leading to a [...]

Travel visa free throughout Mexico

Travel to Mexico by Belizeans is getting easier and an announcement from the government of that neighbouring country is bound to make it an even more common practice. So if [...]

Crime Stoppers fundraiser raffles house

Residents often turn to Crime Stoppers to report criminals without putting themselves in harms way. All it takes is a toll free call—confidentiality guaranteed—and in some cases, the right information [...]

Stray dogs eradicated from city streets…

It’s not a new topic and the problem is as disturbing as it was the first time we aired the story. It’s the method used to eradicate stray dogs with [...]

…But veterinarian says method is cruel

But while Councillor Usher says the Humane Society has been slow in providing the alternative drugs and services to ease the process on the animals, the Society has been having [...]

Healthy Living looks at the causes of osteoarthritis

Arthritis is a condition that affects more women than men for different reasons and in many forms. But it is generally the wear and tear of the joints and spine. [...]