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Three robberies in one day!
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Three robberies in one day!

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Two business establishments were reportedly held up and robbed earlier today, and a third robbery was reported a short while ago. Earlier police confirmed that two men entered Hofius store on Albert Street around 12:48 p.m., and stole more than $1,000 in cash and cheques. […]

Major Lloyd Jones withdraws candidacy for PUP Standard Bearer in Belize Rural North
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Major Lloyd Jones withdraws candidacy for PUP Standard Bearer in Belize Rural North

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Retired Ports Commissioner, Major Lloyd Jones has withdrawn his candidacy for PUP Standard Bearer in the Belize Rural North constituency. The withdrawal came an hour ago via a Facebook post, in which Jones mentions that he will not comment any further on the matter, out […]

Man shot multiple times in Esperanza
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Man shot multiple times in Esperanza

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Police are investigating a shooting in Esperanza village, Cayo, which has left a man with multiple gunshot wounds. The incident happened sometime before 11:00 p.m., Wednesday and the victim is said to be receiving treatment at the Western Regional Hospital. The Reporter will have the […]

Man reportedly shot in Belize City
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Man reportedly shot in Belize City

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Reliable reports indicate that a man was shot a few minutes ago in Belize City. Preliminary information is that the shooting occurred in the vicinity of Holy Emmanuel Street. The Reporter will have on this breaking story later.

BIL’s manager responds to criticisms of broken seats, faulty railings at new “Civic”
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BIL’s manager responds to criticisms of broken seats, faulty railings at new “Civic”

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor General Manager of the Belize Infrastructure Limited (BIL), Christy Mastry has responded to an article in the Reporter which spoke of broken seats and faulty railings and backboards at the recently opened Belize Civic Centre. The comments and accompanying images the article presented were from […]

Storm likely to develop near Belize; no direct threat expected
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Storm likely to develop near Belize; no direct threat expected

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor The first potential threat of 2018’s first tropical storm developed and was centered near the coast of northeastern Belize this week, more than a week before the hurricane season officially opens. Weather experts were studying the movement of the broad surface low pressure that is […]

WE WELCOME WHISTLE THE JAGUAROUNDI
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WE WELCOME WHISTLE THE JAGUAROUNDI

What a joyful surprise for all of us here at The Belize Zoo. Manny and Nina, our two gorgeous Jaguaroundis, showed us how very much they love one another.Yes, What a surprise! Enter into our zoo world, a little jaguaroundi kitten.While we separated poppa Manny from Mom Nina and the […]

Coast Guard’s Ace Team snags first ever BTB Love Belize Sea Challenge
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Coast Guard’s Ace Team snags first ever BTB Love Belize Sea Challenge

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor The first ever BTB Love Belize Sea Challenge from Punta Gorda to Corozal Town did not end with a sprint at the tape, but it proved to be a spectacular event with the winning team creating such a huge distance between itself and the other […]

Police find body of Belize City man in Corozal
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Police find body of Belize City man in Corozal

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Police have discovered the remains of a Belize City man who went missing in Calcutta village, Corozal. Relatives of Jose Zelaya, 22, have confirmed with the Reporter that the remains are those of Zelaya, who left his house on Mahogany Street on Monday, May 21st. […]

Man shot to death near Mayflower Street
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Man shot to death near Mayflower Street

By Marion Ali, Assistant Editor Unofficial reports are that a man was shot a few minutes ago in Belize City. Sources close to the Reporter indicate that the shooting happened in an alley that leads off Mayflower Street. The victim died at the scene of a gunshot wound to the […]