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157,000 Belizeans registered to vote

The final statistics are out and, not surprisingly, they show that a record number of Belizeans have registered to vote. A total of one hundred fifty-six thousand, nine hundred and [...]

Youth murdered in ambush style attack

There was another murder in Belize City over the weekend and as News Five’s Marion Ali reports, each killing leaves a trail of woe that extends far beyond the victim. [...]

City house fire may be arson

Two people are homeless tonight after their two-bedroom house at 3716 Louise Bevans Street was damaged by fire early Saturday morning. The occupant of the house, Latoya Coleman, says she [...]

Accused Ladyville shooter turns himself in

The man accused of shooting a young Ladyville resident as she rode her bicycle is in custody tonight. Lenny Bennett, subject of a police manhunt, turned himself in to authorities [...]

Extortion charge dropped against Ombudsboy

It was a high profile police sting but today the Director of Public Prosecutions elected to withdraw a charge of extortion against Lionel Castillo. The thirty-three year old assistant to [...]

Driver pleads guilty in death of two sons

Forty-eight year old taxi driver Hector Menjivar, charged with two counts of Manslaughter for the death of his sons, Helson Menjivar and Allen Vargas, pleaded guilty to two counts of [...]

Installation of surveillance camera begins in city

They operate in urban areas all over the world with a fair amount of success … but can surveillance cameras in Belize City help fight crime? Or will they go [...]

B.E.L. will purchase power from Bowen shrimp farm

Belize continues to diversify its sources of electrical energy. Today Belize Electricity Limited and Belize Aquaculture Limited announced the signing of a fifteen year agreement under which the shrimp farming [...]

Agriculture/CARDI offer free callaloo seedlings

Eating healthy is always important and as your granny can tell you, you can’t get much healthier than the leafy green vegetable known as callaloo. Today the Ministry of Agriculture [...]

P.U.P. veteran faces challenge in O.W. Central

Orange Walk: the district where electoral spirits are perhaps running higher than anywhere else in the country. So in the final few days of the campaign what better place to [...]

Kraal Rd. F.C. blanks Barrio Fino 5-0

Good evening I’m James Adderley and you’ve just stepped into this portion we call Sports Monday. Dr. Bertie Chimilio, in his capacity as President of the Football Federation of Belize, [...]