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  • 350 Students Graduate From Police's G.R.E.A.T. Program In Corozal

    350 students representing thirteen schools in the Corozal District “graduated” today from the Police Department’s Gang Resistance Education and Training programme. The initiative, which started in 2011 with seed funding from the United States Govern...
  • Post Mortem Results Reveal Victims Of Triple Homicide Were All Shot To The Head...Police Are Yet To Make An Arrest

    A post mortem examination conducted on the bodies of all three victims who were callously executed inside a home on the George Price Highway on Tuesday confirmed that they died of gunshot wounds to the head. The bodies of forty-four-year-old school pri...
  • Andre Vega Land Compensation Controversy Back In Court

    The attorney general’s case against Andre Vega, the son of UDP politician Gaspar Vega, returned to the Supreme Court today. The Government is challenging the validity of the compensation agreement awarded to Vega for land he acquired but which he had to...
  • A Sad Day At Excelsior High...Students Mourn The of Acting Principal

    While Belizeans continue to reel over this latest triple murder, for the students and faculty at Excelsior High School where Andrewin was the acting principal, this latest act of violence leaves more questions than answers.   Patrick Thompson- Teacher...
  • No Leads On Tuesday's Triple Murder

    Shock and complete disbelief spread throughout the entire country on Tuesday afternoon following a triple homicide which occurred inside a residence near mile ten on the George Price Highway. The bodies of forty-four-year-old Alarice Andrewin, the princip...
  • Senior Citizen Fined $415.00 For Traffic Offences

    He may be a senior citizen and grandfather at the age of 63, but Orlando Villanueva, a resident of San Antonio Village, in the Corozal District, found himself on the wrong side of the law on June 1st, when Police stopped him for failing to give way to tra...
  • Guatemalan National Charged For Immigration Offences

    A Guatemalan national was arrested and charged in Belize for immigration offences and illegal entry into the Chiquibul National Park. According to official reports on Friday 31st of May Conservation Rangers along with Special Constables operating in...
  • Tourism Stakeholders In Corozal Prepare For Climate Change

    Tourism stakeholders in Corozal Town attended a vulnerability, risk assessment, crisis and disaster risk management workshop at the Corozal Town Council conference room. The forum was carried out by the Ministry of Tourism through the Sustainable Tourism ...
  • Triple Homicide In Belize

    There are reports of the discovery of a triple homicide crime scene at a residence at mile 10 on the George Price highway. The residence belongs to high school acting principal, Alarice Adele Andrewin, and it is believed that she along with two males are ...
  • Mayor Rigo Vellos Responds To Minister Marin

    Brotherhood Park – its name promotes unity and peace but at the moment there is bitterness between the UDP standard bearer Pablo Marin and the PUP Town Council over public statements made by Marin yesterday, accusing the Council of attempting to block h...
  • Pablo Marin Discusses Referendum Results For Corozal Bay

    Marin also discussed the results of the May 8th ICJ referendum and whether the majority “NO VOTE” means his political influence in the Corozal Bay constituency is dwindling. According to the Minister, he did not believe he needed to exert influence on...
  • Policing Of Pharmacies Leads To Discovery Of Kit To Test For Cocaine

    Earlier we showed you parts of today’s media interview with Minister of Health Hon. Pablo Marin. He also discussed the policing of players in the pharmaceutical industry to ensure that the meds on the market are genuine and safe. According to the Minist...
  • Fluctuation In Fuel Prices Again

    Come midnight on June 4th, the price of Premium gasoline will record an increase of twenty-four cents at the pumps, driving the price here in Orange Walk town to eleven dollars and sixty-two cents per gallon. The pump price for Diesel on the other hand wi...
  • Decomposed Body Found On Smithsonia Street, Person Died Of Natural Cause

    New spread like wildfire on Saturday morning that the body of a male individual had been found inside a home on Smithsonian Street here in the Orange Walk District. The body which was discovered by neighbors in an advanced state of decomposition was ident...
  • Marin Response To Mayor Wagner On Comments Made On Distribution Of Sporting Equipment

    The three-term Corozal Bay representative was speaking on the launching of upgraded facilities at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital. But he also spoke about his initiative of upgrading parks with Taiwan-donated fitness equipment which has attracted polit...
  • Why Does Dr. Campos Transferred From The Ministry Of Health?

    Two weeks ago we reported on Dr. Angel Campos’ sudden exit as the Minister of State in the Ministry of Health under Pablo Marin to the Ministry of Social Transformation under Minister Anthony ‘Boots’ Martinez. The shift was unusual because Campos is...
  • 6.8 magnitude Earthquake Hits El Salvador

    A 6.8 magnitude earthquake shook up El Salvador’s Pacific Ocean coastline at three o’clock this morning, sending fears across the region of a possible tsunami. The tremor was reportedly felt in areas of southern Belize. The earthquake caused power ...
  • Belizean Studies To Be Incorporated In High School Curriculum

    The Ministry of Education launched a pilot project last year involving Belizean Studies, where first form teachers from eleven secondary schools across the Jewel were tasked to teach the subject which encompasses an integrated method to highlight, underst...
  • MOH Sends Out Advisory On Illegal Peddling Of Medicines

    The Ministry of Health issued an advisory today alerting the public on the identification of products that are being sold as medicines but not officially recognized and registered by the Ministry of Health. A release from the Ministry states that two rece...
  • Men Accused Of 2016 Attempted Robbery Of Rapidito Loans Corozal Face Trial

    The trial against four men accused of the 2016 attempted armed assault of Rapidito Loans on 4th Avenue in Corozal Town commenced yesterday at the Corozal Magistrate’s Court. Maliek Michael Humes, a resident of Berkley Street in Belize City; Alton ...