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CARICOM Heads of Government Discuss Threat of Zika Virus

The looming threat of the Zika virus and its potential impact on the Caribbean was the subject of a presentation earlier today, before an audience of CARICOM heads of government [...]

Day 1 of Intersessional Meeting of Regional Heads of Government Concludes in Placencia

The opening ceremony for a gathering of CARICOM heads of government in southern Belize, complete with cultural presentations showcasing the ethnic diversity of the Jewel, was held in Placencia on [...]

A Waitress is Brutally Murdered in San Pedro

There are two murders to report—one in Punta Gorda and one in San Pedro. Tonight, the body of Honduran national Johana Samantha Mendez Barrios lies inside the morgue at the [...]

An Elderly Man Succumbs to Stab Wounds, Three Suspects Detained

And while San Pedro Police hunt for a killer, their counterparts in Punta Gorda are looking for evidence to identify three. On Saturday night, American National Thomas Rockowski was at [...]

Ministry of Works Engineers Tour Belize City Canals

Today, stakeholders from the Flood Mitigation Infrastructure Project conducted a tour across the drainage network in the city – from the Douglas Jones Canal to the Maheia Canal on the [...]

Engineers Say Mayor Bradley Has Cinderella Plaza All Wrong

While the site inspectors assess the success of the project works, the Belize City Council has come under fire for sections which have been left in a terrible condition – [...]

The Fight for Baby Nina is Headed to Guatemala

On Friday, media crews camped outside the Belize Family Court until dark, waiting for a determination on the fate of Nina Barrera Perez. The custody and jurisdiction woes of baby [...]

Deon Brackett is Remanded to Prison for Attempted Murder of Raheem Bailey

A Belize City man has been remanded for the attempted murder of Raheem Bailey last Friday. Bailey was the first of five persons injured during four separate shootings in the [...]

Chief Magistrate Reviews Light Sentence of Repeat Offender

Tonight, a sentence handed down by Magistrate Deborah Rogers is under review by Chief Magistrate Anne Marie Smith, after it was learned that forty-two-year-old Cecil Franklin, no stranger to the [...]

Grieving American Students Return to North Cobb High School

On Monday, as a post mortem examination was being conducted on the body of Tomari Jackson, his classmates from North Cobb High School traveled back to Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.  The [...]

Who Wants to Win a Wingle?

From day to day we’re called to various Police Stations and substations for any matter of reasons – from hunting information to donations and training courses. But we’ve never before [...]

Sister Cecilia Home Receives Donation from CPBL

Today, the Sister Cecilia Home for the Elderly in Belize City was the recipients of twenty-five chairs courtesy of Citrus Products of Belize Limited in the south. Today at the [...]