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Jealous man kills common law wife

By JOEY P. NACALABAN Correspondent . BLIND rage pushed a 35-year-old construction worker to stab his common-law wife after he caught her with another man in bed. SPO4 Permio Hadji Isah, deputy station commander of Police Precinct 8, Barangay Lumbia, identified the suspect as Cecilo Bella, 47, residing at Barangay ...

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‘We’re not sex workers’

By LITO RULONA Correspondent . Another group of masseuses is now appealing to the Committee on Health, Sanitation and Health Insurance to amend the ordinance that requires masseuses to undergo weekly pap smear tests, vaginal cleaning, and gram staining at the City Health Office. Carla (not her real name), 35 ...

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LDS Charities donates ophthalmology gear to health dep’t in Armm

A turn-over ceremony of ophthalmology equipment from LDS Charities to the Department of Health of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (DOH-Armm) will be held today, Tuesday, at 10 am at the Ramon Chaves Meetinghouse of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The donation, ophthalmology equipment worth $11,611 ...

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Buk’n village chief survives ambush try

By JOEY P. NACALABAN Correspondent . A barangay chairman of one of the barangays in Valencia City, Bukidnon survived an ambushed last Thursday. Louie John Naiz, 54, barangay chairman of Mailag was lucky enough after the gun used by a gunman failed to fire. Valencia City Police head Supt. Richie ...

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Sedano takes over command of Army’s 2nd Mechanized Brigade

By Frank E. Dosdos, Jr. Correspondent . ILIGAN City — Colonel Thomas R. Sedano assumed, Thursday, command of the 2nd Mechanized Infantry Brigade, Philippine Army, based in Maria Cristina, Iligan City. In the presence of reporters, he relieved Col. Robert C. Dauz who will be assigned to another post. Major ...

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No fare increase for PUJs in Oro: Guro

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB-10) has warned public utility jeepney (PUJ) drivers and operators not to jack up their rates as no increase in fares has been implemented in the region. LTFRB-10 Director Aminoden Guro said those who collect fares that are higher than what the board ...

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Iligan to start crackdown on ‘swertres’ outlets

By Nora Soriño Correspondent   Iligan City — Acting Vice Mayor Samuel Huertas yesterday said the city is going after the operators of Small Town Lottery outlets. These operators, he said, are just riding on the “lotto’’ and they do not have business permits and other licenses to operate in ...

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