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National Fire Service Welcomes 27 New Firefighters After Rigorous Training

The National Fire Service (NFS) of Belize, operating under the auspice of the Ministry of
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National Met Service Predicts Increased Moisture Tonight Amid Prolonged Dry

The National Met Service is calling for an increase in moisture tonight.  It is a
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Officials Assess Fire Damage in the South; Press Conference Highlights

As we await the rain, officials have been conducting regular assessments in the fire-affected areas,
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Health Officials Prepare for Water Contamination Risks Post-Wildfires

As the fires slowly subside and as the high temperatures are expected to be eased
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Emergency Preparedness in Question Amid Fire Response Shortcomings

Today’s press conference with the emergency players highlighted the level of preparedness that was displayed
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Devastating Wildfires in Toledo Affect Hundreds of Farmers Amid Ongoing

Come Thursday, most of the south will begin seeing some rains right through to the
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Wildfires continue to displace families in Toledo

Another crisis gripping the country is the wildfires in the south. Yesterday, the government announced
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US Donates Firefighting Equipment to NEMO to Combat Wildfires

The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) received a much-needed donation of firefighting equipment today from
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Raging Wildfire Endangers San Antonio Village, Cayo: Residents Battle to

Over the weekend, huge flames threatened the livelihoods of dozens of residents in San Antonio
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Health Ministry Warns of Air Quality Deterioration Due to Ongoing

The ongoing fires are now also posing a risk to the health of citizens across
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Forest Fires blaze across Western and Southern Belize

Over the past week, residents, firefighters, soldiers, and government agencies have been working together to
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Minister Habet Stresses Climate Resilience Amid Wildfire Crisis

While the Forest Department was able to bring the fires out west under control, the
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Wildfires in Toledo District Prompt State of Public Emergency; NEMO

Tonight, residents of the Toledo District remain under threat from the destructive wildfires ravaging the
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Three Houses Destroyed in Early Morning Blaze on Antelope Street

Three houses on Antelope Street, Belize City, were consumed by fire just after one o’clock
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Toledo Representative Urges End to Land Clearing Fires

Area Representative for Toledo West, Oscar Requena, is appealing to residents to desist from setting
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Blaze Ravages Homes in San Pedro Colombia: Garbage Fire Sparks

A massive fire, sparked by flames of burning garbage, consumed three houses over the weekend. 
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Tragic House Fire Claims Lives of Woman and Child in

Belize City woman, Malika August, and her two-year-old child died over the weekend after sustaining
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Woman and Toddler Injured in Belize City House Fire

A woman and a toddler are hospitalized after they were injured in a house fire
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Fire Engulfs Home on Magazine Road

A 20 by 15 wooden structure was consumed by fire this morning at around ten
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From Ashes to Homes: Red Bank Village Fire Victims Receive

Twenty-six months after seven homes were destroyed by fire in Red Bank Village, the five
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San Pedro Community Bands Together to Save Restaurant from Fire

Residents of San Pedro Town were able to come together last night and save a
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Family Loses Belongings in Roaring Creek House Fire on Easter

A family of five lost all their belongings in a house fire in Roaring Creek,
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Family devastated by last week’s fire speak out

It’s been five days since a blaze destroyed the place Alicia Rancharan called home in
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Blaze Leaves Belize City Family Homeless, Caused by Makeshift Stove

A Belize City family of five is displaced after a blaze in Belize City gutted
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San Ignacio family loses home to fire

A family of six in the Cayo District lost their home to a blaze in
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Single Mother and Four Children Left Homeless after Belmopan Fire

A single mother of 4 from Belmopan is currently homeless following a fire that destroyed
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Firefighters Battle Blaze at Abandoned Home in Belize City

Firefighters worked to put out a large fire that consumed an abandoned home on Mudd
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Fire Destroys Laundromat on Ambergris Caye, Investigation Underway

A building that housed a laundromat was consumed by fire just before midnight on Ambergris
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Tragedy Strikes Belize City: Fire Claims Life on Gibnut Street

A fire broke out on Gibnut Street in Belize City late last night.  Moments later,
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Sandhill Village Home Engulfed in Flames: Community Efforts Avert Disaster

A home in Sandhill Village in the Belize District was partially destroyed by fire this
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Fire Consumes Diamond Grocery and Laundromat in Owner’s Absence

A fire consumed Diamond Grocery and Laundromat while the owner was out of the country.
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Belize City Nurse Loses Home to Fire: Community Rallies to

Neighbors of 29-year-old, Claricia Brown were able to help contain a fire that broke out
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Family of Four Loses Belongings in Corozal Town House Fire

A family of four lost all their belongings on Saturday night in a house fire
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National Fire Service’s Holiday Safety Campaign: Tips to Prevent Fires

The Belize National Fire Service is also on a campaign to keep the citizenry safe
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Fire Destroys Houses on South Side of Belize City; Suspected

Two houses on the south side of Belize City were destroyed by fire this morning.
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Faulty Solar Power System Blamed for Blaze at Belize City

The National Fire Service says a faulty solar power system sparked the blaze at Belargo
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