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Shopkeeper shot by robbers on Euphrates

On Monday night three men robbed a shop on Amara Avenue and today a shopkeeper was shot in broad daylight just a few blocks away. So far the police have [...]

Honduran fishermen caught fishing illegally

While it admits patrolling our waters is difficult, the Fisheries Department has netted itself a nice haul. Around nine fifteen yesterday morning, four Hondurans were found drop fishing in Grouper’s [...]

Police express disappointment over “Papa” Brown case

They may not be able to prosecute the case in the courts, but the police can still air it in the court of public opinion. Today the police issued a [...]

Corozal citizens assist with robbery arrests

While police are disappointed on one front, they are commending the villagers of Concepcion, Corozal for helping to apprehend four suspects in a series of robberies. Police say on August [...]

Additional firemen to be hired

Health care, improvements to the National Fire Service, aircraft safety, hurricane shelters and the bottleneck in the Ministry of Lands were among the topics at this week’s Cabinet meeting. Two [...]

Queen of the Bay Pageant this weekend

On Friday, the September Celebrations kick off with the fifty-third annual Queen of the Bay Pageant. This year there are eight young ladies who will be competing for the title [...]

Port Authority takes boat captains to court after accident

It was a terrifying experience that could have proved fatal: a water taxi full of tourists traveling at night hit an unlit barge. Fourteen people were taken to the hospital [...]