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Newcastle disease threatening egg supply

There’s good and bad news coming out of the poultry industry tonight which could affect your dinner table at Christmas time. The situation is that the recent confirmation of the [...]

Butane prices down just in time for the holidays

And while the price of eggs may go up, there is some reason to smile as every household around the country will be enjoy savings just in time for the [...]

Highway culvert caves in; disrupts traffic

Traffic was interrupted last Saturday when an area of the western highway collapsed. On October thirtieth, during the recent floods, this main artery heading west also caved in between miles [...]

Car flips at new Belize City roundabout

And in Belize City, a traffic accident occurred after eight-thirty this morning on Princess Margaret Drive when two vehicles were travelling side by side coming from the direction of St. [...]

New P.U.P. threatens expulsions/suspensions

In political news, inside the opposition People’s United Party sources say that the temperature has reached boiling point and that there is open warfare between the old and the new [...]

Bank robbers get firearms but no cash

There are two types of thieves—sloppy ones, who leave behind evidence and smart ones, who police find hard to catch due to nifty handiwork. Over the weekend, the newly opened [...]

Robert Brown murdered by girlfriend’s brother

The bank did not lose cash, but a family is tonight mourning the loss of one of its members. On Friday night, twenty-eight Robert Brown came home from work and [...]

Man gunned down in shelter; family cries foul

And in Orange Walk, police are investigating a shooting incident which resulted in the death of a Douglas Village resident. On Saturday night, nineteen year old George Cortez White returned [...]

Fires reported in Stann Creek and Orange Walk

Also in the north, the Orange Walk police department was the victim of a fire. Around one-thirty on Sunday police visited the police station in August Pine Ridge to find [...]

Mark Seawell may be out on bail soon

In news from the courts, the notorious Mark Seawell, who has been in prison since February, 2007 and is still awaiting the outcome of an extradition request made by the [...]

Minor charged for attempted murder and more

While Mark Seawell may be on his way out, a sixteen year old boy is spending the first of many nights on remand after he was charged today in the [...]

Bustillo and Lemus charged for stealing purse

And in more news from the court, a security guard and a bartender were charged with Robbery when they appeared in Magistrate’s Court. Today, twenty-six year old, Silvano Bustillo and [...]

“Daddy Russian” goes to jail for laptop theft

Also in the Magistrate’s Court, thirty-seven year old Denfield “Daddy Russian” Bennett was charged with Theft today. The former rapper allegedly stole a laptop computer from a car that was [...]

Security guard robbed of thousands at his home

A trio of cunning burglars robbed a Stann Creek security guard of over four thousand dollars worth of items. On Sunday, forty year old Steve Quilter was at home with [...]

Mendez hit in the head with hammer by common-law husband

The country is commemorating sixteen Days of Activism to End Gender-Based Violence, but on Sunday a woman found herself a victim of such an attack. Yesterday Orange Walk police visited [...]

Yabra Policing Unit cleans up neighbourhood

Members of the Yabra Community Policing Unit and the Ministry of National Security got down and dirty over the weekend, joining at-risk youths, parents and community activists on a cleanup [...]

Tek It or Leave It: Channel 5’s new game show

Channel Five has brought you numerous live programs over the years that net cash to viewers. And this coming Wednesday just in time for the Christmas, the new entertainment show [...]

Monday night sports review with James Adderley

Good evening, I’m James Adderley and you’re certainly welcome to this package of Sports Monday. The B.P.F.L. Regent Cup championship series has hit a serious snag resulting from game two [...]