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Near fatal accident on Western Highway

An entire family was killed on the Western Highway on July tenth but four Fiji nationals and one Belizean were more fortunate and survived a near fatal traffic accident on [...]

PUP sets date for National Convention

The National Party Council of the PUP will meet this Saturday morning at Independence Hall as scheduled. In fact we have learnt that twenty-nine of the thirty-one constituencies have already [...]

72 murdered in Mexico; Zeta Cartel targeting migrants

The international press has been reporting the massacre of seventy two persons in the City of Victoria in Tamaulipas, Mexico. It is among the worst acts of violence by drug [...]

What the viewers think about charging schools for garbage collection

Do you think public schools should be required to pay for garbage collection? That’s the question we posed to viewers on Thursday night and most who voted are against the [...]

Hard times are here: woman charged for stealing from grocery store

She stole over fifty dollars in goods but will have to pay twelve times the value. Fifty-eight year old Martha Parchue, who was caught in the act, pleaded guilty to [...]

Salvadoran national gets locked up for stealing $10,000 in jewelry

Also in court, a Salvadoran national who was once employed as a domestic worker was today remanded to the Hattieville Prison after she was denied bail for a charge of [...]

Monument built in honour of slain youth

The murder of eight year old Marquise Mahler shocked the entire community. The young boy was shot at his family home on Fabers Road on July ninth the following day. [...]

Belizeans for Justice to assist shooting victim

Steven Buckley was shot by police in the head in April during a police operation behind the Cummberbatch football field. He was left incapacitated and has been unable to work. [...]

Water taxi says no one was injured on boat

About a week ago, San Pedro Water Jets, opened a branch of its operation in Belize City.  The new water taxi business hopes to bring competition to the industry.  But [...]

Youths offered free back to school haircuts

It is said that first impressions are lasting. For thousands preparing to get back to the classrooms next Wednesday, the uniforms are important. But to look totally smart, they also [...]

Harmonyville ready but applicants still haven’t paid for survey

The Belize Grass Roots Youth Empowerment Agency, BGYEA, has made strides as a small home grown organization which plans big things for the community. It has launched well attended conferences [...]

More junior mas camps as bands prepare for carnival

The countdown is on and we’re less than two weeks away from carnival 2010. The judging started on Wednesday and on Thursday night, News Five was also on hand when [...]

Audubon’s summer camps wind up

The Belize Audubon Society had quite a few activities for the young and the young at heart over the past few months. But summer is at an end and this [...]

Family wants help to find missing man, Edgar David Gonzalez

Edgar David Gonzalez of Santa Elena Town left his family on August eighth en route to the BWEL Gas Company in Belmopan where he is employed. But Gonzalez never made [...]

Safiyyah, ready for celebrations, and finds plenty of weekend entertainment

Had a hard week at work? Well, you deserve a fun night out and there are plenty of options. This weekend is all about the parties; from the city to [...]