METRO BLISTT

POWER OUTAGE

Linemen of the Benguet Electric Cooperative implemented various activities as part of the Annual preventive maintenance of High Voltage Power Equipment, Protection and Statistical Meters during the 10-hour power outage affecting most parts of Baguio City and Benguet on Thursday, September 23, 2021. RMC PIA-CAR

FREE RIDE FOR HEALTH WORKERS & APORs

Free Ride for Health Workers and APORs under the Service Contracting Program of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) started on September 17, 2021. The program is participated by the Kaaruba Transport Cooperative, Baguio Benguet Transport Cooperative, Light Bearer Transport Multi-Purpose Cooperative, Cordillera Basic Sectors Transport Cooperative, and […]

PROVINCIAL

SMUGGLED CARROTS

The League of Association at the La Trinidad Vegetable Trading Area warns consumers on the possible proliferation of allegedly smuggled carrots which are now being sold at the different areas in Metro Manila. Here, Lorna Menzi of the league compares smuggle carrots on her right hand which were sold in Metro Manila, and carrots produced […]

LA TRINIDAD BORDER

Police personnel of the La Trinidad Municipal Police Station inspects documents of individuals who would be entering the municipality of La Trinidad with the implementation of the new and stricter border restrictions within the Baguio City – La Trinidad – Itogon – Sablan –Tuba and Tublay (BLISTT) effective September 23 to October 3, 2021 due […]

COMMUNITY

Globe brings rewarding experiences to more communities

Amid lockdown restrictions and physical distancing protocols, Globe is ensuring that they get to extend their gratitude to all of their over 85 million customers, as they continue to create rewarding experiences this September, also dubbed as 917 month by the company. 917 is Globe’s original and iconic prefix celebrated every September 17 and throughout […]

PROCOR INAGAURATES HYGIENE FACILITY

PBGEN LAWRENCE B COOP, PROCOR Deputy Regional Director for Administration, together with Ms. Bong Lee, PROCOR Officers’ Ladies Club adviser, led the inauguration of the PROCOR Hygiene Facility at Camp Major Bado Dangwa, La Trinidad, Benguet on September 17, 2021. The project dubbed as “Sabi ni ‘Nay, Maghugas ng kamay: Hygiene campaign for PNP Regional […]

LIFESTYLE

Globe brings rewarding experiences to more communities

Amid lockdown restrictions and physical distancing protocols, Globe is ensuring that they get to extend their gratitude to all of their over 85 million customers, as they continue to create rewarding experiences this September, also dubbed as 917 month by the company. 917 is Globe’s original and iconic prefix celebrated every September 17 and throughout […]

3 Ways to Ensure a Balanced Diet and Why It Matters

The pandemic has affected many Filipinos in a lot of ways, including the realization that nothing is more important than health. This is why having a balanced diet needs to take priority. Healthy eating is not just about the individual consumer but is affected by many more variables. Promoting a healthy food environment requires multiple […]

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

PARA SA KALIKASAN

Nagtanim ng mga Pine tree seedlings ang mga opisyales ng Barangay AZKCO sa Botanical Forest Park bilang paggunita sa Environment Month, para isulong na mapanatili ang mga puno sa kabila ng pagging highly urbanized ng siyudad ng Baguio. Photo by Zaldy Comanda/ABN

Hedcor remains internationally certified amid pandemic restrictions

Hedcor, the run-of-river hydropower arm of AboitizPower, continues to meet international standards following the recommendation of British Standards Group Philippines (BSi) for ISO recertifications this year. Despite lockdowns and restrictions, Hedcor upholds global standards in generating clean and renewable energy efficiently and of utmost quality. Hedcor is recertified for six ISO certifications: Quality Management System, […]

DAILY NEWS UPDATE

Benguet power coop officials axed for 90 days

BAGUIO CITY (September 28,  2021) – Seven of the 10 Board of Directors (BOD) of the Benguet Electric Cooperative (Beneco) including Board President lawyer Esteban Somngi and Officer-in-charge Melchor Licoben were suspended by the National Electrification Administration (NEA) for 90 days after defying the appointment of lawyer Ana Marie Paz Rafael as the cooperative’s general manager. […]

YAP SEEKS PROBE ON VEGGIE SMUGGLING

A HOUSE Resolution will be filed to immediately conduct an investigation following the alleged smuggling of vegetables, particularly carrots, in the country. Benguet caretaker Eric Go Yap called the unrestricted entry of these vegetables from abroad is tantamount to economic sabotage. “This is economic sabotage. We strongly condemn the entry of imported carrots in our […]

EDITORIAL

Sa kapantay na sangay, dapat may respetuhan

Nakasaad sa Artikulo II, Seksiyon 1 ng 1987 Konstitusyon na “ang Pilipinas ay isang demokratiko at republikanong Estado. Nasa mga mamamayan ang kapangyarihan nito at nagmumula sa kanila ang buong pamunuan ng pamahalaan.” Ang Pilipinas ay isang republikang may pampanguluhang anyo ng pamahalaan kung saan pantay na nahahati ang kapangyarihan sa tatlong sangay nito: ehekutibo, […]

Mga pangako sa kampanya mag-uumpisa na naman, dapat tayong mapanuri

Sa darating na Oktubre 1 hanggang Oktubre 8 ng taong ito ay muling magtutungo sa mga itinalagang lugar ng Commission on Elections (Comelec) ang mga kandidato upang magpila ng kani-kaniyang kandidatura para sa iba’t-ibang posisyon sa gagawing lokal at pambansang halalan sa Mayo 2022. Muli, hindi pa man naidedeklara ang opisyal na pahahon ng pangangampanya […]

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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