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COVID19 Active Cases In Baguio Climbs To 7

BAGUIO CITY (July 13, 2020) – COVID19 active cases in Baguio City further climbed to 7 Monday after two new cases were recorded raising the total of confirmed cases to 53. The patients are a 24-year old male from Purok 5 Upper Fairview who had contact with a current case and a 30-year old female […]

Baguio City Sets Up New Web Domain To Share Contact Tracing Tool

BAGUIO CITY (July 9, 2020) – The Baguio City government said it has set up a new web domain that will enable it to share its Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) data collection tool with other local government units around the country. The Dept. of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has approved Baguio City’s application for a […]

Tabuk City Now Covid-free

BAGUIO CITY (July 8, 2020) –  Tabuk City, Kalinga’s capital town is now COVID19-free. This after patient “K07”, the 33 year old Overseas Filipino Worker who tested positive on June 20, has tested negative on her fourth swab. Tabuk City Mayor Darwin Estrañero while thanking everyone who prayed for the recovery of patient “K07” reiterated […]

Economic Bounce Back Programs In The Pipeline For Kalinga

BAGUIO CITY (July 8, 2020) – Bounce back programs for Kalinga province’s economic recovery are in the pipeline. The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Kalinga said that Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) can avail the Negosyo sa Serbisyo Barangay (NSB) or Pangkabuhayan sa Pagbangon at Ginhawa (PBG) Livelihood Seeding Programs (LSP) among their […]

Baguio City To Have More Health Response Teams

BAGUIO CITY – Baguio City will have more health response teams in its 128 villages in the coming days. Mayor Benjamin B. Magalong, July 1, issued Executive Order No. 101-2020 (EO 101) ordering creation of additional Barangay Health Emergency Response Teams (BHERTs). This, to augment existing teams in carrying out Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) control […]

NBI Asked To Step In 15 Year Old Girl’s Slay In Ilocos Sur

BAGUIO CITY – Distrusting the police,  Ilocos Sur Governor Ryan Singson is urging a separate investigation by the National Bureau of Investigation on the killing of 15 year old girl in Cabugao on July 2. Singson said that he wanted a thorough investigation to give justice to the victim, Fabel Pineda, who was gunned down by […]

Mt. Province Capital Temporarily Shuts Its Doors From LSIs

BAGUIO CITY (July 7, 2020) – Bontoc, Mountain Province’s capital town, has temporarily shut down its doors from Locally Stranded Individuals (LSIs) from the National Capital Region (NCR) and other locations. Bontoc Mayor Franklin Odsey who chairs the Municipal Inter-Agency Tadk Force (MIATF) issued Memorandum Order 32 – 2020 imposing a temporary halt in welcoming LSIs […]

Sagada Flags Team To Shoot For Duterte’s 4th SONA

BAGUIO CITY –  The Sagada COVID-19 task force denied the entry of a team of famous movie and TV director Joyce Bernal, supposedly on a mission to shoot sceneries and sequences in Sagada, Mountain Province to serve as background for the upcoming State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Rodrigo Duterte. Sagada Municipal Vice […]

Benguet Caretaker pushes miners safety in work places

According to Benguet Legislative Caretaker Eric Go Yap, this is not an isolated incident in the mining industry as irresponsible mining tends to put its workers and communities at risk. “This is an eye-opener. It can happen anywhere and anytime. Ito yung gusto natin na maiwasan na mangyari sa Benguet, at sa ibang probinsya pa […]

Benguet Down To Only 4 COVID19 Active Cases; Baguio To Only 3

La Trinidad, Benguet (July 4, 2020) –  Benguet active COVID19 patients is now down to only 4 from a sudden spike mid June to 27. Two more emerged victorious over the dreaded virus Friday and were discharged from the isolation facility at Sto Nino Hospital in Baguio City. The two new recoveries, according to the […]

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