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Digos mayor shuns gubernatorial post

By Eldie S. Aguirre, Digos Bureau Chief DIGOS CITY — Rumored as the possible Liberal Party bet for the gubernatorial race in Davao del Sur, Ma-yor Joseph Peñas ‘doused a pail of cold water’ over the flaming issue after he filed his Certificate of Candidacy (CoC) for mayor of Digos ...

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Duterte to NPA: Come let’s talk

By MANNY PIÑOL, Contributor COTABATO CITY — Davao City Mayor and Presidential prospect Rody Duterte today called on the Communist New People’s Army to end their armed struggle and prepare for a new life of peace under his Presidency. “It is time to end the fighting. Come down from the ...

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Alert vessel crew foils piracy attempt

By FROILAN GALLARDO, Contributor CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY — Crew members of a cargo ship prevented what could have been an act of piracy and kidnapping by locking themselves in their rooms as instructed by their captain, a Coast Guard official said. Sarangani Coast Guard station Chief Lt. George Maganto ...

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DAR conducts training on Financial Management for Agusan Sur Farmers

By Jonalyn Camacho The Agrarian Production Credit Program (APCP) has been implemented to Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARB) and households as it catered feasible and practical financial assistance to farmer beneficiaries’ preferred crop production. This year, Agusan del Sur has already served 32 Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Organizations (Arbos) which consist 70% ...

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Agusan Sur joins World Rabbies Day

‘By Avel Galorio The province of Agusan del Sur celebrated the World Rabies Day thru a series of symposia to some  national high schools.  These activities are part of the intensification of Dog and Rabies  Control and Eradication Program. The Provincial Veterinary Office  led the Rabies Awareness Symposium to the ...

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Arnado: ‘Game not over yet’

By Bonita Ermac and Nora sorino, Correspondents Kauswagan, Lanao Norte –– Disqualified Mayor Rommel Arnado, here, said “game is not over yet.” It was learned was disqualified by the Supreme Court two weeks ago for continuing to use his American passport even after reacquiring Philippine citizenship and renouncing his US ...

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