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Tourists die during snorkeling trip to Hol Chan

There is tragic news tonight out of the island of Caye Caulker where a snorkeling trip ended terribly for two visitors. A group of seven men and women, vacationing in [...]

Belize Coast Guard Rescues Tourists Stranded at Sea

The Belize Coastguard was also involved in the rescue of the visitors. The Unit was called out on two incidents at sea today. In the first, four persons were rescued [...]

2nd Cop attacked by teen grazed by bullet

Also in Caye Caulker, a teenager is on the run after shooting a cop.  It happened shortly after five o’clock on Monday evening. The shooter, Ernesto Bernardez, was wanted by [...]

Is $2.6 Million too much for incomplete Marion Jones Fence?

Tonight’s question is: Should the government have spent two point six million dollars on the perimeter fence at the Marion Jones stadium that is still not completed? Send your comments [...]

Night Court? Chief Justice hears arguments about Mark King

The People’s United Party went to the Supreme Court today for the second time this week in respect of election petitions. On Monday the court granted leave for an election [...]

Attorneys will return for ruling and for Francis Fonseca hearing

Mark King did not appear in court but his adversary, Martin Galvez and his sister Yolanda Schakron sat through the entire proceedings. They would not speak on the matter but [...]

New Diplomatic Appointments for Foreign Offices

Six diplomatic appointments were announced today following the regular sitting of Cabinet. Of the six, four are new and are as follows. The government says that former P.U.P. senior deputy [...]

Youth shoots at Police Mobile Unit

In other crime news, a city cop dodged a bullet when a robber opened fire in his direction. The suspected gunman who shot at Police Constable Homan Katanegie has been [...]

Machete pulled out on Compassion Lane

Forty year old Sidney Humes, a laborer of Ladyville, appeared in the lower court today before Chief Magistrate Ann Marie Smith following an incident on April first during which he [...]

Former Cop fighting for wages and job

Ex-police officer, Aldo Ayuso was fired in 2005 and six years later he is still fighting to get his job back. Ayuso was charged for the fatal shooting of Leslie [...]

Oh Snap! Belize is the 34th Happiest Country

The first ever United Nations World Happiness Report has been released and it may make you smile.  It shows that Belize is the thirty-fourth happiest country. The one hundred and [...]

SMART’s Grand Anniversary Raffle Winner

In celebration of their seventh anniversary, SMART started a grand anniversary raffle that culminated on the twenty-ninth of last month. The grand raffle, which was carried out in partnership with [...]

KTV Latino is Hot, Live and Only on 5

Group B performers will be back at the Bliss for another exciting night of KTV Latino. It’s down to five singers and they have one common goal; that is to [...]