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Massive gas tank explosion… horrific death for city man

It was a bloody weekend: there are three murders to report tonight, two traffic fatalities, and much more. But we start first in the city where an unusual blast interrupted [...]

Fire Department warns about refilling faulty tanks

At the top of the newscast, we reported on the death of Elton Herrera, an employee of Brown’s Butane Gas Company. This afternoon, the Fire Department explained that the cause [...]

Robbery ends fatally for Big Falls resident

The weekend’s first homicide occurred in Big Falls Village in Toledo around seven o’clock on Saturday night when a single gunshot shattered the quiet of the night. It was the [...]

Murder victim’s wife speaks on past land rights case

Earlier we promised you details about the late Francis Johnston. He was the man who held a lease to farmland in Golden Stream Village which members of the Maya Leaders [...]

Well known local cyclist loses brother to street violence

In another homicide, the brother of a cycling champion was slain on Sunday night in Belize City. Thirty-six year old Ellis “Peppa Gacho,” Meighan, was murdered near his home by [...]

Guinea Grass man beats fellow villager to death

In the third murder also on Sunday, this time up north in Orange Walk, twenty-two year old Marvin Lennens Stevens of Guinea Grass Village is facing murder charges for the [...]

Unidentified illness sweeps Caye Caulker primary school

The school year has just opened but students at the Caye Caulker Roman Catholic School are taking the rest of the week off… and it’s no major holiday. An undetermined [...]

Northern Highway accident cuts life short for 7 year old…

While the primary school kids in Caye Caulker have fallen ill, the highways claimed the life of two individuals in separate traffic accidents over the weekend. On Sunday at three-thirty [...]

…And Bze City tour guide dies in crash at Mussel Creek Bridge

The second accident that occurred over the weekend involved a Belize City resident. Thirty-nine year old Lawrence Cleland, a tour guide of Faber’s Road was travelling alone in the direction [...]

Five face the music for foiled heist at Customs

Early on the morning of the tenth September, quick police work averted a major break-in at the Customs Department on Caesar Ridge Road. It is believed it was an inside [...]

Guyanese natl caught with ingredients for counterfeit cash

He came to Belize in July of this year, and tonight forty one year old Guyanese national, Calvin Fitzpatrick Lewis, finds himself in trouble with the law. The charge against [...]

Man behind bars for attacking his neighbour and her kids

And a Honduran man living in Belize City is spending his first night behind bars after he allegedly stabbed his neighbor and her two children. Twenty-five year old Alexis Rojas [...]

4 weeks to announcement of FIBA decision on team Belize

The silver trophy is safely in the hands of the Belize National Basketball Team after their spectacular performance in the COCABA games in which they beat the other Central American [...]

The deals and steals of Expo Belize Marketplace 2009

The Expo Belize Marketplace 2009 was held at the St. John’s Landivar Gymnasium over the weekend. The two days were a scorcher but the heat did not stop the crowd [...]

September sports bring out fans of Cycling, Lionman Triathlon

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and you’ve just logged on to this show we call Sports Monday. The national Celebrations always bring with it a plethora of sporting events and [...]