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D.P.M. Faber Tells Story of Placencia Plane Crash

The Garifuna Settlement Day holiday weekend proved deadly on Belize’s roads, particularly the Hummingbird Highway, where three fatal crashes took place at the same stretch of road in less than [...]

4 Questioned, But Why Was Michelle Anison Killed?

Fifty-six-year-old Michelle Anison was buried with haste on Friday evening, following an autopsy which confirmed that she had been stabbed multiple times inside her apartment in Ladyville, sometime early last [...]

Family in United Kingdom Informed

According to Assistant Superintendent Cowo, the British High Commission has been informed of the incident, so has Anison’s family in the United Kingdom.   ASP Alejandro Cowo, O.C., C.I.B., Belize [...]

Brenda Jandrez is Latest Murder Victim in Corozal

A shooting in Corozal has now turned murder and police have been unable to crack this case.  Twenty-two-year-old Brenda Jandrez, a resident of Corozal Town, has succumbed to gunshot injuries [...]

Hummingbird Deadly; Trio Killed near 1-Lane Bridge Sunday Afternoon

Four men died in two separate road traffic accidents at the same location. We start with the most recent accident that happened on the Hummingbird Highway that claimed the lives [...]

City Man Killed and 2 Injured at Same Site 24 Hours Earlier

Before that fatal accident on Sunday afternoon, another man lost his life at the same spot. Glen Bert Reneau, a construction worker of Belize City, was heading in the opposite [...]

Police Respond to Deployment along Highway

Four persons died in two accidents at the same location in less than twenty-four hours. According to police, they will be able to rule out alcohol as one of the [...]

Port Authority Investigates Sea-Going Crash; Father Critical, Son Also Involved

Sixty-one-year-old Canadian national Guy Carey Smith remains hospitalized at the Belize Medical Associates, following a boating collision in Caye Caulker on Friday night around ten o’clock.  Smith was along with [...]

Villagers Bat for Contrabanding Minister’s Brother in Wild Patchakan Brawl

The Customs and Excise Department has to continuously grapple with contrabandistas, especially in the north. The latest culprit has been identified as one Edwin Patt, the brother of Labour Minister [...]

Guat Military Crossed Border with Camera Crew – Big Deal?

Later in this newscast, we will show you what the Customs Department is doing about enforcement on importation of known counterfeit goods. But the Department is practically a sort of [...]

Women Accusing Rape in Independence Had Sex; Police Don’t Know Much More

Is the Belize Police Department attempting to keep under wraps details of an alleged incident in Independence where two women are said to have been raped while in detention last [...]

Chamber, Unions, I.L.O. Talk Social Dialogue

For the next two days, representatives of both the employers and employees in Belize will meet at the Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s office complex here on Coney Drive. [...]

Chamber Says Foreign Exchange Problems Continue

The Government had to put together seventy-eight million U.S. dollars to repay Dunkeld International Investments Limited and the B.T.L. Employees’ Trust as final payment for the acquisition of Belize Telemedia [...]

Unions Frown on B.T.L. Settlement; Will Workers Get Shares?

The more than half a billion-dollar in settlement for Belize Telemedia Limited with its former owners has been paid off, but at what cost to the nation? President of the [...]

Dr. Carla Barnett Addresses Climate Change in Annual Lecture

Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance and Natural Resources, Doctor Carla Barnett, on Thursday delivered the thirty-second Adlith Brown Memorial Lecture as part of the Forty-ninth Annual Monetary [...]

Customs on the Hunt for Counterfeit Goods

It has been a very busy few weeks for the Customs and Excise Department, at least in terms of training. First it was about trade facilitation two weeks ago; last [...]

Where is Hubert Richards, 83?

The search for eighty-three-year-old Hubert Richards, a retiree of Sand Hill Village, continues after five days of being lost.  Anna Richards reported to police that she hasn’t seen her father [...]

Garifuna Settlement Day Rocks Belize City

Despite cloudy skies and showery weather, the Garinagu of Belize marked Garifuna Settlement Day this past Sunday. It commemorates the arrival en masse of Garifuna settlers in 1832, although a [...]

Why G.O.B. Was a No-Show for Ceremonies in City, Dangriga

Prime Minister Dean Barrow, as we had reported last Tuesday, was to have been the designated guest speaker at Sunday’s official Garifuna Settlement Day ceremony in Belize City. He had [...]

PLB Playoffs Top Sports Tuesday

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and this is Sports Monday.   [Highlights of the weekend sporting activities…]