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Illegal logwood, 6 busted; including Agriculture Ministry Employee

On Wednesday, we reported that a moratorium has not stopped the extraction and exportation of rosewood from the south. And tonight, the Forestry Department has its hand full because a [...]

Indian couple bought fake Belize visas in South America

An Indian couple was busted at the Phillip Goldson International Airport on Wednesday morning when they arrived in the country using forged Belize Visas that were issued in South America.  [...]

Raul, of Rose Garden fame, busted for work permits at Temptation Hill

Businessman Raul Magana Senior was slapped with a hefty fine in court today after pleading guilty to hiring a dozen women without valid work permits.  Magana’s bar and brothel, Temptation [...]

Can’t understand how two dogs just killed a man

The life of a caretaker in the south was cut short when he was mauled to death by two ferocious Fila brasileiro dogs, commonly known as the Brazilian Mastiff. The [...]

Appeals Court says B.T.L. can now issue dividends

An oral decision was handed down in the Court of Appeal shortly after two this afternoon, which would allow Belize Telemedia to issue dividends to shareholders. The shares would have [...]

But when will $30 Million U.S. debt to BCB be paid?

The attorneys for BCB and Boyce hope the dividends would be placed into an escrow account but today’s ruling will probably launch more counter suits. Barrow believes that the eight [...]

4 lawsuits to be filed against Northern Regional Doctor

The government will be receiving notice of four lawsuits against Nicaraguan Doctor Geovannia Orozco of the Northern Regional Hospital and the Attorney General’s Office this Friday. Dr. Orozco is the [...]

McAfee back in Florida, but wants 2 girlfriends to join him

Businessman John McAfee was deported from Guatemala to the United States on Wednesday. He left behind his twenty year old girlfriend Samantha Vanegas, who accompanied him when he went into [...]

B.E.L. says $30 Million owed to consumers will keep electricity cost constant

The Belize Electricity Limited is applying to the Public Utilities Commission for a rate adjustment because it says that since July, the cost of acquisition has been thirty percent above [...]

Belize Bank gives a needed bus to the police

In the spirit of Christmas, the Belize Bank has been spreading good cheer. This morning, the Police Department received a brand new vehicle to shuttle officers to their different destinations. [...]

Lotto winner claims her 48 thousand Christmas dollars

A winning ticket was purchased for the October twentieth lotto draw, but for almost two months, the fifty-seven thousand, five hundred dollar jackpot went unclaimed. That is, until this afternoon [...]

Healthy Living strolls with a restless leg syndrome

Some medical conditions are very tricky to diagnose especially when the symptoms are a bit difficult to explain. That is the case with this week’s topic on Healthy Living. Restless [...]