May 19, 2022

COVID-19 update: Second triple-digit day this week for new cases

Eight persons remain hospitalized and no new deaths were reported today.
May 19, 2022

Ministry of Health and Wellness rolls out COVID-19 vaccination of 5-12 year olds on Monday

The sources said the Ministry is set to go to schools countrywide to get the 5-12 population vaccinated. The schools are on board and have already [...]
May 19, 2022

The next COVID-19 wave is here; Omicron BA.2 is the predominant COVID-19 variant

The Ministry in a statement this morning said it had conducted in the Laboratory a recent genome-sequencing of positive COVID-19 swabs.
May 18, 2022

COVID-19 update: 80 new cases, one new death, percentage of recovered persons below 98 percent

The death is of a male, unvaccinated, from the Stann Creek District. It is the 47th since February 1 and the 677th overall.
May 17, 2022

Health authorities report over 100 new cases of COVID-19

The report showed a total of 107 new cases that were detected from among 1,085 tests.
May 17, 2022

Rodeo arena at Agric Show Grounds named in honor of popular cowboy legend Kent Smith

Our newsroom spoke with Ramon 'Munchy' Galvez, a long-time cattle farmer and chairman of the rodeo committee, who explained that Smith had been passionate about rodeo [...]
May 17, 2022

Court pardons music producer and artist for breach of curfew offense

On Monday, the two named men appeared in court after a bench warrant was issued for them for not meeting court dates.
May 16, 2022

COVID-19 update: Weekend sees 132 new cases countrywide

132 total new cases were reported by the Ministry of Health and Wellness against 21 new recoveries. There are now 488 active cases with 175 samples [...]