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Mayor Huervas meets media in Bukidnon

  By BING TENORIO Bureau Chief VALENCIA City, Bukidnon– Mayor   Azucena P. Huervas has meet the print and broadcast media practitioners’ in the province during her  monthly activity scheduled last August 3, 2015. The chief executive’s meeting with the press was geared to discuss matters pertaining her administration and to ...

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One killed, one wounded in Tacurong shooting incident

By ROSE MUNEZA Bureau Chief TACURONG City—A shooting incident  transpired last August 5, 2015 here at Purok Imelda, Barangay San Pablo that resulted to the death  of a person and wounding another one. Police identified the fatalities as certain Randy Lorenzana, 32 years old, married and a resident of Barangay ...

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Davao City Council to probe lumads in Haran evac center

DAVAO CITY — The Davao City Council will probe into the case of some 700 lumads who were allegedly displaced by military presence in their communities in Talaingod and Kapa-long in Davao del Norte and San Fernando, Bukid-non. A joint committee hearing will be conducted between members of the indigenous ...

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Quedancor official faces graft charges

DAVAO City– A high-ranking official of the Department of Agriculture’s (DA) credit arm Quedan and Rural Credit Guarantee Corp. (Quedancor) in Region 11 is facing graft charges for allegedly using government resources to oust the agency’s president in 2010. Charged with violation of Republic Act 3019 known as Anti-graft and ...

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DA 11, Davao Norte ink pact to combat Fusarium

By NOEL BAGUIO DAVAO DEL NORTE– The Department of Agriculture-XI and the Province of Davao del Norte joined hands to arrest the destruction of local banana plantations by containing fusarium wilt or Panama disease this year. Regional Director RemelynRecoter and Governor Rodolfo del Rosario recently signed the memorandum of agreement ...

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Gov. Mangudadatu settles warring groups in Sulkud

By ROSE MUNEZA Bureau Chief ISULAN, Sultan Kudarat—Gov. Datu Suharto T. Mangudadatu,  local government officials of Lambayong, PNP,  together with the religious group  and those involved in a feud sat down in a peaceful and truthful solution of their decades feud last August  04, 2015. The Adzal and Nabe family ...

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460 Gensan residents get Tesda scholarships

GENERAL SANTOS City– The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) has enlisted some 460 scholars from various parts of the city for its flagship technical-vocational (tech-voc) training scholarship program. Richard Amparo, acting head of TesdaSarangani-General Santos provincial office, said the scholarship slots comprise the city’s allotment for this year ...

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Mangudadatu vows all-out support for Mar Roxas

COTABATO CITY — Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Toto Mangudadatu has declared his all-out support for the presidential bid of Interior and Local Government Sec. Manuel Roxas II in next year’s presidential elections. “I am a party man, I subscribes to the rules of the Liberal Party, I and the entire Maguindanao ...

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