Omar Figueroa beats Richard Harrison 2:1

60.81% of Cayo North’s registered voters cast their votes in Monday’s by election in Cayo North; a fair turn out.   The results of that election were announced at around 9 o’clock, so when we left you at the end of our newscast the counting was still on the way. It was a busy day...

PUP says no excuses for by-election defeat

With Monday’s UDP victory, the PUP’s might in the House of Representatives is dented, and its momentum going into the municipal elections in March seems to be halted. The PUP’s leader, Francis Fonseca, says the party will make no excuses, and congratulated his...

DOE to have meeting over Barton Creek Dams

Last Week Tuesday December 30, we told you about the story of the Dam that was built in Barton Creek, apparently without permission from the Department of the Environment. We will play the original story in case you missed it last week. . Many Belizeans know of the ATM cave;...

City Council to absorb 158 BML workers

After months of grappling with the issue and public pronouncements that the plan would not be sustainable by Mayor Darrell Bradley, on Tuesday the Belize City Council announced what appears to be more than a breakthrough. In fact, it effectively resolves the issue of the...

Police lay murder charges for Kareem Lopez death

Police in Belize City have laid charges of murder on 27 year old Troy Hyde of Curl Thompson Street. He is accused of the murder of 28 year old Kareem “Robbery” Lopez on January 3, in front of a fast food establishment on Central American Boulevard. Kareem Lopez had gone to the...

Seniors Injured in Traffic Collision

There was a traffic accident on Monday evening at around 4:00 pm in front of the Agriculture and Trade Show Grounds in Belmopan. The accident  left two seniors in the hospital and another seeking treatment at a private hospital. The accident involved a white Saturn Vue and a...

Thief captured in 10 minutes!

A would be thief lasted only 10 minutes on the run before he was caught by Corozal police. According to police reports, at around  8:45 pm on Monday January 5th, Estala Lopez, a 27 year old Belizean Domestic of Corozal Town, was walking on College Road when a Hispanic male...

Foreigner Drowns in Placencia While Under the Influence

The body of a Honduran National residing in the Village of Placencia, Stann Creek District, was found floating in the sea on Monday afternoon apparently dead. Police responded to the scene at around 12:35 pm in an area near the beach in Placencia, where they saw the body of 35...