October 30, 2023

Jamaica PM: Earthquake damage ‘minor’ but remain calm for aftershocks

By Aaron Humes: Following a magnitude 5.6 earthquake this morning, Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness has reported that initial assessments have found damage to apparently be [...]
October 30, 2023

International News: Magnitude 5 earthquake rocks Jamaica, causing panic; Belizean students reported safe and sound

The earthquake was located about 2 miles west-northwest of Hope Bay, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, according to CTV News (Canada). It occurred at a [...]
October 22, 2023

Hurricane Tammy leaves heavy rains lingering across the Leeward Islands

The 3 p.m. (Belize time) advisory from the NHC places Tammy 120 miles north of Anguilla, with sustained winds at 85 miles per hour, moving northwestward [...]
July 20, 2023

Investigations continue into explosive fires in Shipyard, Corozal

Police are part of the investigation of both incidents but the lead is taken by the Fire Service which will help determine if any criminality is [...]
June 22, 2023

CEO Osmond Martinez and Valentino Shal stranded in St Lucia due to passage of Tropical Storm Bret

CEO in the Ministry of Economic Development Osmond Martinez and CEO in the Ministry of Valentino Shal, Chief Executive Officer in the Ministry of Rural Transformation, [...]
May 17, 2023

6.4 magnitude earthquake strikes in Guatemala, only slight tremors felt in Belize

According to Reuters, the epicenter was located 1.2 miles southeast of the small town of Canilla and 156 miles underground, meaning damage was minimal.
April 20, 2023

45 million Mexicans participate in earthquake drill on Wednesday

By Rubén Morales Iglesias: More than 45 million people participated in the biggest national earthquake drill in Mexico on Wednesday. Mexican authorities said the drill was successful.
February 8, 2023

BREAKING: Magnitude 5.3 earthquake strikes in Gulf of Honduras

Initial estimates read magnitude 6.0 force, occurring 18 miles from the north coast of Honduras. This has been revised to magnitude 5.3, 83 miles from La [...]