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Councilor claims he’s under threat

By BEN SERRANO Correspondent BUTUAN City––The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) and the National Police over the weekend said they would investigate into the alleged death threat against a councilor here. The councilor, Engr. Sergio Pascual, has sought the help and protection of authorities. Caraga police regional director Chief Supt. Vert ...

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4,000 participate in Caraga quake drill

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN CITY – At least 4,000 individuals from private institutions, majority of whom from schools and government offices in different areas in Caraga Region participated in a nationwide simultaneous earthquake drill, an official of the Office of Civil Defense (OCD-Caraga) here, said, Friday. Manuel Luis Ochoto-rena, ...

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Court employee, 6 others arrested for shabu use

By Ben Serrano, Correspondent BUTUAN CITY — An employee of Regional Trial Court Branch 6 of Prospe-ridad, Agusan del Sur and six other individuals were arrested Sunday afternoon by joint operatives of the Municipal Anti-illegal Drugs Special Operation Task Group (MAIDSOTG) of the Prosperidad Municipal Police Station, Agusan del Sur ...

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Local media visit typhoon-damaged trees in two Agusan towns

BUTUAN CITY — Local news reporters and com-mentators of this city have conducted an on-site tour in two towns of Agusan del Sur sponsored by the Department of Environ-ment and Natural Resources (DENR) Regional Public Affairs Office (RPAO) under Regional Director Nonito M. Tamayo on July 8, 2015 to make ...

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Butuan fire investigators eye arson

By BEN SERRANO Correspondent BUTUAN City––Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) investigators here said they suspected arson in the July 16 fire that razed to the ground 124 houses here. The fire left some 298 families homeless. Wilfredo Miras, supervising fire officer here, said investigators were looking into the accounts of witnesses ...

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CAMELLA BUTUAN AWARDS TOP PERFORMERS FOR 2014

Camella Butuan sales networks were treated with a glamorous and glitzy annual awards night last February 27 at Limketkai Luxe Hotel in Cagayan de Oro City.  Sales agents were dressed in their lovely gowns and stylish suits to and some of them even ramped at the catwalk in the Victoria ...

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