Category: Provincial

5 drug pusher, 2 pang suspek nadakip sa buy-bust

CAMP BADO DANGWA, LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET – Arestado ang pitong suspek sa isinagawang buy-bust operation at pagpapatupad ng warrant of arrest noong ika-18 ng Abril 2017. Sa pinaghiwalay na buy-bust operation ng operating unit ng Police Station 1, Drug Enforcement Unit (DEU), Baguio City Police Office at ilang miyembro ng PDEA-CAR ay naunang naaresto ang […]

Patrolia kontra uram iti kabanbantayan, maisaysayangkat

LAOAG CITY – Maisaysayangkat ti nainget a panagpatrolia dagiti kameng ti Barangay Ranger Officers (BRO) ken opisiales ti barangay kadagiti kabanbantayan iti Ilocos Norte tapno malapdan ti panagraira ti uram ita a kabara ti panawen. Segun kenni Estrella “baby” Sacro, agdama nga “Environment and Natural Resources Officer” iti Ilocos Norte, naka-alerto pay dagiti BRO ken […]

ACPC released P8.5M loan to two CAR coops

The Department of Agriculture (DA) – CAR continues to provide assistance to cooperatives in the region. The Agricultural Credit Policy Council (ACPC) turned over P8.5 million to the Lengaoan Indigenous Farmers Credit Cooperative (LIFCC) and Pakiya Multi-purpose Cooperative (PMPC) last April 11, 2017at the Benguet Agri-Pinoy Trading Center (BAPTC), Strawberry Fields, La Trinidad, Benguet. This […]

Philex forms committee for MICC ‘multistakeholder review’

TUBA, BENGUET – Philex Mining Corporation has formed an ad-hoc committee to prepare for the planned “multistakeholder review,” as opposed to the previous audit done by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), to be conducted by the Mining Industry Coordinating Council (MICC) and in line with the Duterte administration’s promotion of responsible mining. “We […]

Ilocos RDC approves proposed development projects

SAN FERNANDO CITY – The Regional Development Council (RDC) of Region 1 has approved resolutions for its priority programs for the year as its new chairman, Vigan City Mayor Juan Carlo S. Medina, seeks realization on it for the benefit of four provinces of the region. “As the RDC chairperson of Region 1, I’m tasked […]

PGS mini boot camp

Governor Francisco Emmanuel “Pacoy” R. Ortega III, emphasizing the importance of aligning programs of the provincial government of La Union with its component local government units for better public service and realization of the vision, “La Union, the Heart of Agri-Tourism in Northern Luzon by 2025” during the first day of the PGLU Mini Boot […]

Palm Sunday in Manaoag

Catholics wave palm bundles and raise religious items during a mass on Palm Sunday at the Minor Basilica of Our Lady of Manaoag which according to Catholic tradition signifies the beginning of the Holy Week. Thousands of devotees as well as tourists flock to the Minor Basilica in Manaoag on Palm Sunday. ACE ALEGRE

Minahang Bayan seen with small scale mining measure

LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET – A measure establishing the framework for small scale mining operations is seen to  pave the way for the establishment of a Minahang Bayan. The Sangguniang Panlalawigan committee on mining and energy chaired by Board Member Apolinario Camsol crafted an ordinance establishing the framework for the operation of small scale mining and […]

Mild quake jolts Sta. Cruz, Ilocos Sur

STA. CRUZ, ILOCOS SUR – A magnitude 2.5 earth quake jolted Sta Cruz town in Ilocos Sur dawn Tuesday (April 11, 2017). The tectonic-in-origin tremor was located at 17.06 degrees North, 120.11 degrees East and 36 kilometers South of the town.

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