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Treasury Employee Charged For $500,000 Theft
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

Two persons have been arrested and charged for their roles in a half-a-million dollar Treasury Department scheme. The internal fleecing was brought to light, at ...

Police Need Help To Identify John Doe
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

Tonight, police are still unable to say whose badly decomposed body floated up into the mangroves near Mile five on the Phillip Goldson Highway. But ...

Serving Time For Old Fisheries Fines
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

A fisherman of Sarteneja Village is tonight serving a four-year sentence at the Belize Central Prison after old fisheries fines dating back to 2003 caught ...

Un Residents Host Media Breakfast
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

The United Nations Country Team resident members UNICEF, U.N.D.P., U.N.F.P.A., and PAHO held a press conference this morning to talk with the media about some ...

Central Bank Issues Release On Derisking
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

Earlier this week, Financial Secretary Joseph Waight commented briefly on the ongoing derisking exercise that a number of large American and European banks have undertaken. ...

New Patroness For Helpage Belize
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

HelpAge Belize has a new Patroness. Appointed by the Board, Maria Elena Sylvestre is now the lead advocate for the N.G.O. that champions the rights ...

Investigations Into Belize City Fire Ongoing
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

The month of April has been a record month for 2015 when it comes to fires. Across the country, there have been several fires since ...

Construction Worker Guilty Of Harming Toddler
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

Twenty-nine-year-old Kendoll Ottley, a construction worker of Belize City, has been found guilty of burglarizing the home of his ex-girlfriend after their relationship turned sour. ...

No Update In Military Ammo Missing Three Months
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

Almost exactly three months ago, two containers of military-grade ammunition were stolen off the secure, guarded B.D.F. Echelon Base in Lord’s Bank. The ammunition, about ...

B.D.F. Private Seriously Injured In Early Morning Collision
- Channel 5 News on April 25, 2015

This morning, if you passed by the Los Lagos junction, you probably saw a B.D.F. Jeep lying on its side just off the road. That ...

Career Criminal Gunned Down In Pg
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

Frank Castro…it’s the name that sparked terror in the nineteen nineties and early two thousand. The notorious street figure was a known ring leader in ...

Educators’ Appeal Dismissed By The Ccj
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

On Wednesday, while all attention was on the outcome of the Maya Land Rights case, the Caribbean Court of Justice also handed down a decision ...

…Says Lands Department Giving Them The Runaround
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

The Higgins have sought legal advice and despite the efforts of their attorneys, have been given the runaround by the Lands Department. The uncertainty of ...

Business Sector Senator Says G.O.B. Lied
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

Government operatives charged with selling the Petrocaribe Bill 2015 have sought to convince the media that the outcry is much ado about nothing. But tonight ...

Climate Change Environmental Club Launched
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

Five Belmopan High schools were the first in the Caribbean to initiate a network of school based environmental clubs with a strong climate change focus. ...

Decomposed Body Found Near Haulover Bridge
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

News Five has been able to confirm reports that a badly decomposed body was discovered at around four this afternoon between miles five and six ...

Retired English Couple Allegedly Scammed In Land Hustle
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

A dubious land transaction involving the sale of a beachfront parcel on Caye Caulker has left a retired English couple short of tens of thousands ...

Fire Destroys Belize City Home
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

A fiery blaze on Partridge Street Extension at around one-thirty this afternoon completely destroyed an upstairs wooden home belonging to Edith Valentine. Nobody was there ...

Nasley Somerville Plans To Appeal Dismissal
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

Former administrator of the Southern Regional Hospital, Nasley Somerville, has been dismissed from the public service after a year of administrative leave. Somerville was suspended ...

Mark Lizarraga Demands Details Of Petrocaribe Spending
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

Just in the event that you’re one of the very few who hasn’t been following the Petrocaribe hue and cry, the relevance is this. The ...

Hot Weather Tips For The Elderly In Healthy Living
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

We don’t know how you’d miss it; but just in case you haven’t noticed, we are currently in the middle of Belize’s dry season. The ...

Sunset Boardwalk Plagued With Vandalism And Garbage; Sptc Details New Plans For The Area
- San Pedro Sun on April 24, 2015

Since the inauguration of the multi-million dollar Sunset Boardwalk project in 2014, there have been several unending issues with it. The bathrooms have been vandalized ...

Independence Residents Claim Ncl Project Bypassing Their Community
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

The multi-million dollar Norwegian Cruise Lines tourism port on Harvest Caye is expected to be completed by the end of the year and opened in ...

Environmental Concerns Raised Over Harvest Caye Project
- Channel 5 News on April 24, 2015

Apart from the social concerns the NCL project raised, there are also some environmental concerns. One, raised just a week ago, is that developers have ...