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Mayor of Orange Walk tests negative for COVID-19

ORANGE WALK, Mon. Aug. 10, 2020-- Orange Walk has been at the center of the uptick in COVID-19 cases in Belize for some weeks...

Former foreign ministers call on GOB to respond to kidnapping of Garinagu leaders

Last week five former foreign ministers of Belize — Eamon Courtenay, Assad Shoman, Lisa Shoman, Godfrey Smith, and Said Musa, who is also a...

Police to give award for most COVID-19-related arrests

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 3, 2020-- Starting this month, the Police Department will be issuing an award to the police officer who arrests the...

In the House, “Sedi” blasts his own party, the UDP

BELMOPAN, Tues. Aug. 4, 2020-- During a sitting of the House of Representatives today, Minister of Foreign Affairs Wilfred “Sedi” Elrington delivered a searing...

“Boots” For Pickstock?

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Aug. 5, 2020-- During a recent press conference, Prime Minister Dean Barrow said that outgoing Port Loyola area representative, Anthony “Boots”...

The Corona Reef complex to be designated a protected area

BELIZE CITY, Wed. Aug. 5, 2020-- The Corona Reef complex, located south of the Sapodilla Cayes Marine Reserve, includes some of the healthiest coral...

Belmopan turns 50!

July 28, 2020-- The City of Belmopan will be celebrating its 50th birthday on August 1, 2020. Belmopan is one of the newest capital...

600 UB students approved for graduation

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 3, 2020-- The Board of Trustees of the University of Belize approved 600 students for graduation at a meeting on...

UEF celebrates Emancipation Jubilee Day 2020

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 3, 2020-- August 1, 2020 marks 182 years since the abolition of the slave trade within the British Caribbean. In 1807...

Pastor Lucas’ family satisfied with Mason’s sentence

BELIZE CITY, Fri. July 31, 2020-- After Justice Antoinette Moore issued a life sentence on Thursday to William “Danny” Mason, 54; Ashton Vanegas, 27;...

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Teacher tests positive for COVID-19

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 10, 2020-- On Saturday, August 8, the Diocesan Education Board – Managing Authority with responsibility for All Saints’ School —...

US issues DO NOT TRAVEL advisory for Belize

BELIZE CITY, Mon. Aug. 10, 2020-- Last Thursday, August 6, the US Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, issued a Level 4 -...

Galindo brothers arrested for masterminding San Ignacio shooting

SAN IGNACIO, Cayo District, Wed. Aug. 5, 2020-- An investigation into the shooting of five persons — 4 men and a woman — at about...