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Belize City couple busted for drugs and guns

Police have busted a Belize City man they believe is a major player in the city’s drug trade. Thirty-four year old Dean Gillett was arrested on Wednesday along with his [...]

U.S. hotel owner kidnapped in Honduras

Reports from Honduras indicate that a long-time hotel owner from Placencia has been kidnapped and perhaps killed in that Central American country. Tom Giblin, a U.S. citizen who recently sold [...]

Village leaders meet in 1st national convention

Approximately half of Belize’s population live in rural areas and with recent legislation giving local councils more power, it is no surprise that village leaders are bonding together to advance [...]

Atlantic Bank celebrates 30th birthday

At one time, it was known as the piggy bank, the new kid on Albert Street, forced to compete with multinational giants like Barclays, Scotia and the Royal Bank of [...]

Tourism Board launches cleanup, book of stats

You can see them littering virtually every village, town and city, not to mention the highways that connect them. But if the Belize Tourism Board gets its way, Belize’s derelict [...]

Cadet Corps graduates 40 young men

For many Belizean young men the “cadets” may be the last chance to straighten out before adulthood. This morning News 5′s Ann-Marie Williams visited the Youth Development Centre at Rockville [...]

Morgan Heritage arrives for two concerts

It’s classic reggae with more love than edge. And the band that made it famous, Morgan Heritage, is in the country for two big concerts. News 5′s Jacqueline Woods was [...]