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Murder in Belize City – Arrest Made in Death of Clinton Frazer

A murder on Sunday night claimed the life of one brother and has left another injured. The brothers were at the Conch Shell Bay Fish Market when a man opened [...]

Pickup Meets Motorcycle in Belmopan; Cyclist Loses Life

A motorist lost his life on Sunday night in Belmopan during a fatal road traffic accident.  Twenty-one-year-old Geovannie Reymundo, a resident of San Martin, was riding a black Meilun motorcycle, [...]

Motorcyclist’s Life Cut Short in an Instant in Orange Walk

Another motorcyclist perished in a traffic mishap over the weekend.  On Friday night, nineteen-year-old Jerry Martinez, a resident of Black Water Creek in Trial Farm, lost his life along the [...]

Teenager Charged for Dropped Gun

Eighteen-year-old Jair Tamai of Corozal Town thought he could outrun police on mobile patrol on Sunday morning, but they very quickly caught up with him. Officers spotted the teenager, also [...]

Plenty Weed and a Firearm Off the Streets

Eastern Division police continue their efforts to remove cannabis and weaponry from the streets, making one arrest. A sixteen-year-old minor has been charged with drug trafficking. Around twelve-forty Saturday afternoon, [...]

Ammunition Also Removed by Police

Forty-year-old Kirk Pitts was remanded to prison for possession of ammunition and a small quantity of weed.  Over the weekend, police busted Pitts with several nine millimeter ammunition and less [...]

San Pedranos Gather to Oppose Offshore Oil Activity

Over the weekend, a group of San Pedro residents marched peacefully through the streets before coming to a stop at the Central Park on the island. There, a public forum [...]

Will Environmentalists Go for Referendum Again?

It’s been five years since a referendum attempt by Coalition to Save Our Natural Heritage failed when Government announced that the N.G.O. was unable to gather the required eight thousand [...]

Clarifying Chon Saan – Lee Mark talks to News Five

Back in December, this station, having gleaned information from reliable sources, questioned whether the Government of Belize would pay as much as four million Belize dollars for the Chon Saan [...]

Chang Says There Will Be No Hard Feelings If He Can’t Close Deal

Chang shared with News Five a copy of the appraisal documents from Mahung and Partners confirming that the restaurant building is in good condition and justifiably priced for sale. He [...]

Speaker Longsworth Steps Up to Head FOPREL

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Laura Longsworth, has had just ten days into one of the most thankless jobs in Belize. She has, however, the goodwill of Belizeans who [...]

Senate Prez Says Course Correct in 13th Senator Flap

The Senate’s first meeting of 2017 on Thursday last almost didn’t proceed after Lead Opposition Senator Eamon Courtenay of the People’s United Party introduced an amendment to the regular motion [...]

Defending Islam in Wake of Abu Naila Report

The Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Belize is hosting its third annual convention this weekend.  The timing of the gathering coincides with a news item we ran on Friday, involving a [...]

After Disappointing Copa Centroamericana, Jaguars return to Dissect Performance

Belizean football fans across the country were not too happy with the performance of the national football team over the past ten days at the Copa Centro Americana Games. The [...]

James Adderley and the Weekend Sporting Highlights

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   [Feature on weekend sporting activities....]