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Missing Belmopan taxi driver found dead

Taxi driver, James Young, from the nation’s capital died a horrific death. He was stabbed at least seventeen times. His body was discovered some two hundred yards off a feeder [...]

Mexican billionaire pays for damage to Belize’s reef

The Azteca, a yacht owned by Mexican Billionaire, Ricardo Salinas Pliego ran onto the reef on April seventh. Pliego was on holiday near San Pedro when the incident occurred. The [...]

PM on hiatus for a few days

And this news, the office of Prime Minister Barrow announced today that the PM will be out on personal leave for the remainder of the week. The Deputy PM, Gaspar [...]

New development on la Isla Bonita under scrutiny

There are certain names that are just synonymous with controversy and San Pedro developer, David Mitchell, is one of them. This time, Mitchell’s mega project on the south of the [...]

Another week; another house falls apart

If you have been following the news regularly, it seems that almost every week a house in Belize City falls apart. And while one homeowner and a family of ten [...]

Chamber still not interested in Venezuelan grant

Still on housing, the Venezuelan grant has been a controversial issue ever since the news broke that twenty million dollars had been granted to the government for housing late in [...]

Jovanni Tillett charged with Attempted Murder

There are two stories from the courts to report tonight. And in the first case, police detained one man over the weekend in connection with the stabbing of Clayburn Pascasio. [...]

Olympic Restaurant jacked by four men

In the other case, an adult and a minor appeared in court this morning for the robbery of a Chinese businessman in Belize City. Proprietor of Olympic Restaurant, Chong Wa [...]

Dickie Bradley’s son shot by cop

In crime news, the son of well known Belize City attorney Richard “Dickie” Bradley was shot on Saturday. According to Bradley, his son, thirty year old Adrian, was hanging out [...]

Caye Caulker resident claims police brutality

Still on crime, last week Friday News Five reported on a brutality case in which the victim Ronlee Petillo, who is no stranger to the police, claimed that two Belize [...]

Maya Island Air Regional flies to Honduras

Inaugural direct flights to Honduras got underway this past Saturday after a brief delay due to the political situation in that Central American country. Using ATR 72’s Maya Island Air [...]

Belize National Basketball team prepares for COCABA

Good evening I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday. The two finalists in the Female Football League emerged over the weekend. So we join that mighty confrontation between Gentle [...]