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Two More Added In Baguio’s Active COVID19 Cases

BAGUIO CITY (June 13, 2020) -Two more patients tested positive of the virus in Baguio City on Saturday. The City Health Services Office said the patients are a 43-year old female hospital worker and resident of Misereor St. SLU-SVP barangay, but had been staying at Magnolia St. in QM barangay and a 35-year old male […]

Baguio City Not Yet Ready For New Normal’

BAGUIO CITY (June 13, 2020) – Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong admitted that the city is not yet ready for the “new normal” taking cue from situations in the NCR, Central Luzon and Southern Tagalog regions yet to normalize. “Despite decreasing COVID-19 cases in these areas especially in NCR, I am still not confident in […]

Taxi Driver Tests Positive Of COVID19 In Baguio City

BAGUIO CITY (June 12, 2020) – A taxi driver tested positive of the virus in Baguio City on Friday, bringing to 6 active cases here. Baguio mayor Benjamin Magalong identified the patient as a 60 year old from Honeymoon – Holy Ghost Ext. village, which was immediately placed on lockdown to start contact tracing. The […]

30 Y.O OFW From Saudi Is First COVID19 Case In Lagawe, Ifugao; Third In Province

A 30 year old male Overseas Filipino Worker (OFW) from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) turned out positive of COVID19 Wednesday morning in Ifugao. The patient, the first positive in Lagawe, according to the local government unit, arrived in the town on June 7 and was immediately brought at the town’s community quarantine facility.  […]

Diligent Baguio Cops Unearth Murder In 7 Y.O Boy’s Brutal Death

  BAGUIO CITY (June 10, 2020) – The death of a 7-year old boy would have easily “slipped” as suicide, but not with Baguio City cops’ diligent probe. The shocking death was murder. Startling details of physical abuse on the 7-year-old victim, who supposedly hanged himself on the window grills May this year, is bringing Baguio […]

Vegetable Truck Driver Turns Out Positive Hiking Benguet COVID19 Cases To 4

Tuba, Benguet (June 9, 2020) –  A 44-year old vegetable truck driver turned out positive of COVID19 late Monday afternoon, further hiking Benguet’s active cases to 4. Tuba Mayor Clarita P. Sal-ongan received a report from the town’s health officer Dr. Lorigrace Austria that the patient, from sitio Bangcua, barangay Poblacion, was found to positive […]

Magalong “Back Walks” On Zamora’s Breach

“We appeal to the public to exercise greater discernment and restraint in prejudging, (Zamora and the members of his group),”  the mayor in a statement Monday. While Magalong admitted he “understand(s) the public’s displeasure over the reported breach,”  the mayor urged, “Let us however bear in mind that the full appreciation of facts and the proper evaluation […]

6 Dead, 4 Hurt In 3-truck smash-up along Marcos Highway in Benguet

Tuba, Benguet (June 8, 2020) –  Six died that included 3 garbage collectors and a garbage truck driver of the Baguio City government and four more were hurt in a 3-truck smash up along Marcos Highway in sitio Bontiwey, barangay Poblacion here 4 o’clock dawn Monday. Benguet police director Col. Elmer Ragay said, a garbage truck […]

‘Congressman Yap Free From Any Illness’

BAGUIO CITY  – After several hours at the Benguet General Hospital, Rep. Eric Go Yap was discharged after tests showed him free from any illness. Blaming fatigue and stress, Yap confirmed he underwent several tests the whole day Saturday at the BeGH and turned out cleared from any serious illness. The lawmaker was still talking about […]

P500k marijuana plants burned in Kalinga

CAMP DANGWA, Benguet – Another marijuana plantation was discovered by operating troops while conducting Internal Security Operation in Tabuk City,Kalinga. Police BGen.R’win Pagkalinawan,regional director of the Police Regional Office-Cordillera,said the police operatives were conducting intelligence gathering in support to minor ISO when chanced upon a marijuana plantation at Sitio Ileb, Barangay Nambaran, Tabuk City, Kalinga in […]

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