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Former Belize City mayor believed to have committed suicide on the eve of his birthday
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Former Belize City mayor believed to have committed suicide on the eve of his birthday

By Benjamin Flowers, Staff Reporter Former Belize City mayor, William Henry Fonseca, better known as David was found dead on Friday on the eve of his birthday. Fonseca was found in his home in the afternoon with a fatal gunshot wound and is believed to have committed suicide. His body […]

Another man shot in Belize City Sunday
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Another man shot in Belize City Sunday

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter A third man was shot on Sunday, this time on Kraal Road in Belize City. The incident happened around 2 p.m. The Reporter will have details in our printed edition.

Coast guard serviceman shot to the face
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Coast guard serviceman shot to the face

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter Kurt Hyde, 37, a member of the Belize Coast Guard Service has been rushed to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital after he was shot in the face at around 10 a.m. on Easter Monday. The Reporter understands that Hyde was on duty at.the Coast Guard […]

Belizean-American sprints to win Cross Country championship
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Belizean-American sprints to win Cross Country championship

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter Belizean-American, Justin Williams sprinted in a five-man finish to win the 2015 Holy Saturday Cross Country championship. Williams, the son of former Cross Country champion, Calman Williams, won the race in five hours, 55 minutes, 39 seconds at the finish line in front of Our […]

Motor cyclist injured in accident
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Motor cyclist injured in accident

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter A man is receiving medical treatment for injuries he suffered in a traffic accident in Belize City on Holy Friday. The incident happened shortly after 7 p.m. on Mahogany Street. We’ll have details as soon as the police passes on the information.

Boat bursts into flames, injuring captain
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Boat bursts into flames, injuring captain

By Alexis R. Milan, Staff Reporter A small skiff burst into flames while being launched from the “Hangar” area in Belize City after 1 p.m. on Wednesday, leavinar dock near the municipal airstrip when a small explosion occurred. Residents said they heard a loud bang. The fire and police departments […]

Boat explosion leaves boat captain seriously injured; passengers swim to safety
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Boat explosion leaves boat captain seriously injured; passengers swim to safety

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter A boat explosion in the ‘Hangar’ area of Belize City on Holy Thursday has left the boat captain with serious burn injuries to his body and five passengers with varying degrees of injuries. The incident happened shortly after 1 p.m. and The Reporter understands that […]

Man chops stepson to death
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Man chops stepson to death

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter A man chopped his stepson to death on Wedbesday night. Sketchy details are that the incident happened on Kutt Avenue in Belize City shortly after 10 p.m. The Reporter Online will have more ibfornation on this incident on Thursday.

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Belize ties 1-1 with Cayman

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter Belize tied with The Cauman Islands in the second of a two-game the World Cup qualifier. Both teams scored a goal each. Belize’s goal came in the 26th minute of the first half by Elroy Kuylen. Cayman’s goal was scored at.the fifth minute in the […]

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Man knocked down in Belize City

By Marion Ali, Staff Reporter A man lies seriously injured after he was knocked down in Belize City tonight. The incident happened at around 7:30 p.m. on Saturday and the victim has been identified as Carlos Sosa. The Reporter Online will have more as the information becomes available.