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Farewell to Miss Jane

Final farewells were bid today to the late Jane Usher. The day started with her last trip to the Holy Redeemer Credit Union where her credit union family paid their [...]

F.B.I., Police Investigate Shooting and Extortion in San Pedro

A family in the island of San Pedro came under attack over the weekend. Their home in the San Pablo area was shot multiple times and police have recovered numerous [...]

Life in Prison for Dangalang

In the Supreme Court this morning, two men were sentenced in high profile cases. Justice Adolph Lucas sentenced Ernest Thurton Junior, known as “Dangalang,” to life imprisonment, but the twenty-six-year-old [...]

Bert Vasquez Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison for Attempted Rape

Also in the Supreme Court….thirty-five-year-old Bert Vasquez learnt his fate today for a second sexual assault case.  Justice Colin Williams imposed the sentence ordering that it run consecutively with his [...]

Police Constable Perishes in Fatal RTA Down South

A police officer lost his life in a road traffic accident in Punta Gorda late this evening. Sometime between four and five o’clock, Police Constable Kenyon Pandy and WPC Zuniga [...]

Former Guat FM’s Perspective on the 1859 Treaty

The education campaign in Belize has attempted to cover the extensive history of the Belize/Guatemala dispute. The over two hundred-year-old dispute hinges on a few pivotal moments in the history [...]

What is Guatemala Really Claiming?

For Belizeans, a decision to vote “YES” or “NO” to the I.C.J. depends on understanding what exactly is Guatemala claiming. During the education campaign in Guatemala earlier this year, some [...]

Carlos Raul Morales Explains Why Belize is Included as Part of Guatemala’s Official Maps

What about those disconcerting maps of Guatemala that include Belize? We asked Morales to explain why – if Guatemala is seeking a resolution – that it is still being used [...]

New Developments in the Vanishing of Annie Young

Despite the offer of a hefty reward on information of her whereabouts, Anisha Young remains missing. Her family has now turned to Jose Luis Espat, who has previously assisted families [...]

Ivor ‘Iverson’ Neal is Reported Missing

There’s another missing person’s report. Tonight, the family of twenty-three-year-old Ivor Neal is concerned about his whereabouts after he was reported missing on Sunday afternoon.  According to relatives, the Belize [...]

ComPol on a Tour; What are the Challenges in San Pedro?

Annually, the Commissioner of Police would carry out a tour to the various jurisdictions. Today, he headed to the cayes where he met with the rank and file of the [...]

Safety Tips for Business Owners This Xmas

As part of its efforts to mitigate crime and violence during the Christmas Season, the Belize Police Department is offering a free escort service to business owners wishing to deposit [...]

The Turneffe Atoll is Under Threat

The Turneffe Atoll Trust today released the findings of a report it conducted on the Turneffe Atoll. That report shows that the marine reserve has sustained multiple damages and is [...]

A Breakdown of the Results of the Referendum in Guatemala

The second leg of a tour on the International Court of Justice organized by the United States Embassy for the local media puts them in Guatemala City tonight. Aside from [...]

Christmas Will Be 25K Bigger and Brighter in Belize Rural North

It’s the most wonderful time of the year – and that means there’s bound to be Christmas cheer in your neighborhood; at least if you are from the Belize Rural [...]