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Captain Charles Good passes away

Captain Charles Good’s mission ended when he succumbed to a heart attack early this morning. Good was a personality to reckon with and built a reputation in the B.D.F. and [...]

Former comrade in arms, Bernard Adolphus, speaks of Good

One man who knew Captain Good and supported his fight is his ex-comrade in the Belize Defense Force and former Superintendent of Prisons, Bernard Adolphus. Adolphus says Good possessed the [...]

Statistical Institute confirms economy’s decline

The Statistical Institute of Belize has just released the Second Quarter 2009 Gross Domestic Product results. The results were poor. The Prime Minister in his quarterly press conference last week [...]

Only 4 respond to PUC on proposed water rates increase

Meanwhile, consumers will have to worry about one more expense; the water bill. The Public Utilities Commission, P.U.C., reports that it has received only four written comments on a submission [...]

Million plus dollars money laundering case heard in court

There was a development today in the million dollar money laundering case against the Coye family, their business Money Exchange International and employees. The Financial Intelligence Unit, which brought the [...]

Coye family attorneys confident about outcome of case

Bradley says that not even the statement of the main witness, Sean Oliver, has enough evidence to send the case to the Supreme Court. Later on in the day defense [...]

Georgeville fire injures minors

On Monday’s newscast we reported of a traffic accident involving a sixteen year old who was hit and ended between the rear tires of a heavy duty ten wheeler truck [...]

Burglars steal from Minister of National Security’s office

Minister Carlos Perdomo was in the news recently over a piece of land that he took from a single mother, a constituent of Minister Michael Finnegan. Tonight the news is [...]

Ozzy brings back two awards from clown conference

It is not often that we refer to someone as a clown, but one Belizean has the distinction of being an internationally recognized clown. Javier Canul is an Emergency Medical [...]

Marijuana found in couple’s home

A woman who claims to be an employee of the Ministry of Education said she called police to hand over a bullet she reportedly found inside her house. But today [...]

Frank Conorquie locked up for theft of laptop

He was convicted in 2005 for the theft of a laptop and is presently awaiting trial for a second charge of a similar offence. But on Monday, fifty year old [...]

Natl Library Service launches book drive

And the National Library Service has close to forty service points throughout the country including branch and community libraries. And while many persons are now relying on the internet, there [...]

Police officer recovering from gunshot wound

Private Constable Donald Pinelo, who was shot while in the line of duty, is still admitted at the K.H.M.H. in stable condition. Pinelo was shot last Saturday in the Calla [...]

BERT teaches Kolbe officers and inmates first aid

Emergencies or disasters occur in the most unexpected of places and a quick response can make the difference. A two week course on how to manage these situations got underway [...]