METRO BLISTT

HEAVY RAINFALL

Baguio Residents experience difficulty moving around on Monday due to the strong wind and heavy rainfall brought by Typhoon Maring. Photo by Neil Clark Ongchangco/ABN

OVERPASS CLEAN-UP

The Government Services Office conducted a general cleaning at an Overpass within the Central Business District. Pedestrians are temporarily allowed to cross the road below. Other overpasses are scheduled for cleaning in the next coming weeks. Photo by Neil Clark Ongchangco

PROVINCIAL

STRAWBERRY FARM FLOODED

Rains caused by Severe Tropical Storm Maring flood a strawberry farm in Betag, Benguet. Photo by Leah Lyn Bales/ABN

AFTER THE STORM

Hindi nakalusot sa ikinasang interdiction checkpoint operation ng Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Cordillera ang apat na drug personality na tangkang ipuslit ang P18.4 milyong halaga ng dried marijuana bricks na lulan ng Nissan Almera sa may Sitio Ampawilen, Poblacion, Sadanga, Mountain Province, noong Oktubre 13 habang papalayo ng bansa si bagyong Maring. Photo by PDEA/ABN

COMMUNITY

BBM DONATES FOOD PACKS, OTHER BASIC NECESSITIES FOR BENGUET

“May this humble donation contribute in your invaluable service to our people in the midst of this crisis,” Former Senator and 2022 presidential candidate Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. told Governor Dr. Melchor Daguines Diclas in a letter. A truck of food packs, thousands of surgical and KN95 facemasks, boxes of Vitamin C, and other basic […]

OPERATION TULONG EXPRESS

SM Foundation through SM City Baguio continues to extend its helping hand by donating Kalinga packs to the affected families in the city of Baguio which includes the bike and boat concessionaires and also the communities in La Trinidad, Benguet who were affected by Typhoon Maring. SM Foundation is always ready to give support to […]

LIFESTYLE

ASPIRE TRADE FAIR LAUNCHED

“ASPIRE Trade Fair launched; sold 478K on its first Sunday at Session Road, Baguio City.” To promote and provide an alternative market platform for interested farmers cooperatives and associations (FCAs) and Micro-Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the region, the Agribusiness Support for Promotion and Investments in Regional Exposition (ASPIRE) Trade Fair formally opened last […]

October is SM’s Supermonth at SM City Baguio

Celebrate October to the fullest with SM City Baguio as they offer up great deals and promos this Supermonth. The Supermonth is a celebration shared with the SM community to honor the late Henry Sy Sr. for his legacy to provide service to millions of shoppers, employment to many, making space for thousands of tenants, […]

Sports

AND STILL!

Congratulations iti maysa nga nagpintas ken makapabilib nga performance manipud ONE FC Strawweight World Champion Joshua Pacio ken keni Lito “Thunder Kid” Adiwang iti Team Lakay iti kalkalpas laeng nga laban da. Ita nga panawen ti pannubok ken ti mangmangyari nga negatibo iti aglawlaw, daytoy nga panagballigi yo ti agserbi nga palagip ken namnama iti […]

ENVIRONMENT

JERA partnership seen as ‘enabler’ in AboitizPower’s 10-year RE expansion journey

AboitizPower’s renewable energy aspirations are taking a huge leap forward following Japanese firm JERA’s recent acquisition of a 27 percent stake in the Aboitiz led power company for $1.46 billion. The sale was announced on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, and was characterized as a “transaction [that] unlocks significant capital that will be used toward fueling […]

IRISAN ECO-PARK

Ipinasyal ni Mayor Benjamin Magalong ang ilang Baguio media sa dating Irisan dumpsite para ipakita ang transformation nito na ngayon ay isa ng mabango at napakagandang Eco-Park. Bilang pangako sa unang araw ng kanyang pag-oopisina sa dumpsite ay ito rin ang naging una niyang proyekto at makalipas ang isang taon ay may malinis at walang […]

DAILY NEWS UPDATE

Police haul 5 in La Union town illegal quarry

BAGUIO CITY (October 21, 2021) – Policemen caught five men illegally quarrying along the Aringay River in Tubao town, La Union Tuesday night. The five – Lito Orencia, 40, pay loader operator; Sammy Laconsay, 50, backhoe operator; Irzo Mapalo, 50, a barangay kagawad and also operator of the dump truck; Rolly Salvatiera, 37, driver of […]

NBI denies involvement in Benguet power leadership row

BAGUIO CITY CITY (October 21, 2021) –  The National Bureau of Investigation-Cordillera denied Thursday any involvement in the Monday morning’s take-over of the Benguet Electric Cooperative’s central headquarters along Southdrive here. Lawyer Hector Eduard Geologo, regional director of the NBI-Cordillera in his official response to the Benguet provincial board and Baguio City council’s summons for […]

EDITORIAL

Halalan 2022, nawa’y maging malinis, maayos at mapayapa

Noong 2016 national at local elections ay naitala ang isang pinakamataas sa kasaysayan na bilang ng mga nagpila ng kandidatura sa pagka-pangulo ng Pilipinas na umabot sa 130. Nitong katatapos na pagpila ng kanilang Certificate of Candidacy (COC) para sa 2022 elections ay umabot sa 97 ang nagnanais na pumalit kay Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte, mataas […]

Isda natin ang inaangkat natin

Nasa 60,000 metric ton ng imported na mga isda kabilang ang galunggong ang inaasahang babaha sa mga pampublikong pamilihan sa buwang ito matapos pirmahan ni Secretary William Dar ng Department of Agriculture certificates of necessity to import (CNI). Isa itong hakbang na inaasahang tutulong upang mapababa ang mataas na presyo at punan ang kakulangan ng […]

AGRICULTURE

BEAUTIFUL & FRESH CABBAGE

Hand out photo of the vegetable plantations in upland Licuan-Baay town in Abra. Artemio Dumlao/ABN

La Trinidad Farmer

Benguet Governor Melchor Diclas appealed to local chief executives and other officials in the municipalities to allow their farmers to continue to tend to their farms despite the implementation of the enhanced community quarantine due to the COVID-19 threat. RMC PIA-CAR

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