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3 dead as bus plunges into rain swollen creek

It may not officially be classified as part of the damage caused by hurricane Keith, but three people are dead tonight after a bus ran off the road and plunged [...]

NEMO puts damage at US $200 million

The National Emergency Management Organisation has released a preliminary estimate of damages from hurricane Keith and the figure they have come up with is 200 million U.S. dollars. That breaks [...]

Hurricane victim gets double whammy

The story of hurricane Keith can be told in broad strokes: the quantity of buildings destroyed, the dollar value of the damage and number of people homeless. But the real [...]

Two storey house becomes bungalow

As our team was leaving from the area, they came upon another house that didn’t quite look right. Upon closer inspection, they realised that what appears to be a wooden [...]

Schools in shambles after use as shelters

On yesterday’s newscast we looked at some of the people who rode out Keith in the relative safety of Belize City’s hurricane shelters, most of which were housed in educational [...]

Nazarene High damaged by water

Nazarene High School was not used as a shelter, but it still sustained plenty of damage from Keith’s torrential rains. News Five spoke to the school’s principal who is hoping [...]

San Pedro digs out from disaster

On yesterday’s newscast Jose Sanchez reported on the damage sustained by residents of Caye Caulker. Today cameraman Brent Toombs and I journeyed to San Pedro to see how people there [...]

Court injunction forces BTL to open Internet

It has nothing to do with hurricane Keith but before this weekend it caused a storm of controversy among users of the Internet. Today, by order of the Supreme Court, [...]