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Three charged in shooting of 11 year old girl

Three young men were charged this afternoon in connection with Tuesday’s shooting of eleven year old Stacy Williams. Eighteen year old Mark Sutherland, his twenty one year old cousin Stuart [...]

No suspects caught in killing of O.W. businessman

Police in Orange Walk have had less luck in finding the persons responsible for the brutal slaying of forty eight year old Indian businessman Bherumal Punjabi. Punjabi was strangled and [...]

Family says others should be charged with Montes murder

Also in Belize City members of the Montes family were adding the final touches to funeral arrangements for their son John, whose life ended violently last Saturday evening. But suspicious [...]

Hugh Fuller buried

Also buried today was former Chamber of Commerce General Manager Hugh Fuller. Fuller died of a brain aneurysm on Tuesday evening. His interment was the first at Homeland Memorial Park, [...]

Gay cruise arrives Sunday

With only two days left before the arrival of the M.S. Leeward, the general attitude seems to be one of watchful waiting. After an initial venting of homophobic steam an [...]

New oil find in Trinidad

There is good news this week for the people of Trinidad and Tobago. The Amoco Trinidad Oil Company has announced a record petroleum find some thirty five miles southeast of [...]

Love F.M. promotes food project

The Christmas spirit evaporated long ago; January was short on both money and fun… But don’t worry, February is almost here and some colleagues of ours on Freetown Road have [...]

Dead manatee found near Belize City

They are endangered throughout most of their range but in Belize the West Indian Manatee has always thrived. At least until recently. Tonight there is one less in the community [...]

G. Michael Reid on the need to register

News Five commentator G. Michael Reid rarely enters the murky waters of Belizean politics and when he does dip foot, it is not without first checking carefully for sharks, jellyfish, [...]