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Iligan changes curfew hours

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — City Mayor Celso Regencia said he has approved the changes in the curfew hours of the city. He said curfew hours will now begin at 10:00 pm to 5:00 am everyday for minors while the adults’ curfew hours will begin ...

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‘Siao under different branch of government’

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — City Administrator Atty. Dexter Ray Sumaoy said Rep. Frederick Siao is still serving as the city’s congressman despite the Ombudsman’s disqualification order for the reason that Congress is not “inclined to do so.” The Department of Interior and Local Government ...

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Cadaver from Marawi yields live grenade

By Carolyn O. Arguillas MindaNews ILIGAN City — The staff of a funeral home here rushed out of the morgue Monday noon when a cadaver brought in by the police retrieval team in Marawi City yielded a live grenade and an empty magazine. “Nagdinaganay mi,” Danilo Capin, funeral director of ...

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Village chief, partner shot dead

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief and Sita Asequia Correspondent Iligan City — Fearing that the Maute group has already entered the city to wreak havoc, residents here received calls and text messages of a “trouble” in the city last Friday, only to find out later that a barangay ...

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Energy sector helps Lasureco evacuees

By Frank E. Dosdos, Jr. Correspondent ILIGAN City — The Energy Sector led by the National Electrification Administration (NEA) made a joint relief assistance activity for the employees of Lanao del Sur Electric Cooperative (Lasureco) and relatives now temporarily settled in the homes of relatives and evacuation centers in Cagayan ...

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Iligan city holds a ‘subdued’ charter day

By Nora C. Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — Just like the Independence Day Celebration last June 12, the city’s  67th Charter Day Celebration was not held at the city public plaza because of security concerns brought about by the Marawi crisis. City councilor Sorilie Baczarpa said the ...

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Iliganons to receive cash gift upon 100th birthday

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — Citizens here, upon reaching their 100th birthday will receive a total of P110,000. Councilor Petronilo Pardillo, chair of the Committee on Senior Citizens of the Sangguniang Panlungsod yesterday said P100,000 will come from the national funds as mandated by the ...

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Army appeals for help from old NPC engineers

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — The Armed Forces of the  Philippines yesterday appealed to engineers specially those who have worked with the National Power Corporation to come forward and assist the army with their expertise on tunneling. First Infantry Division spokesperson Lt. Col. Jo-Ar Herrera ...

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