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Mother wants impartial probe on son’s killing

By Edwin Iyo Correspondent THE mother of 16-year-old Francis Nicos Camahalan wants an impartial investigation on the police operation in Sitio Cala-cala, Barangay Cogon in Balingasag town on Tuesday afternoon that resulted in the death of her son. Aida Camahalan, mother of the slain minor, said she has sought the ...

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Gingoog barangay officials support polls postponement

By Edwin Iyo Correspondent GINGOOG officials expressed their support for the postponement of Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections which is supposed to be scheduled on May 14, this year. Most of their reason is because of the declaration of martial law and the unstable peace and order situation of their ...

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Minor killed in anti-drug operations in Balingasag

By LITO RULONA and EDWIN IYO Correspondents A TEENAGER has become the latest collateral damage in the ongoing anti-drug campaign in Misamis Oriental as authorities were pursuing a high-value target. Senior Supt. Rolando Destura identified the killed suspect as Baldomiro Pajo, 36 and a resident of Barangay Natubo, Jasaan, Misamis ...

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Transport group submits position paper to LTFRB

By NITZ ARANCON and LITO RULONA Correspondents Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board-10 Regional  Director Aminoden Guro welcomed the picketers from the Solidarity of Transport Associations in Region 10-Pagkakaisa ng mga Samahan ng Tsuper at Operators Nationwide (Starex-Piston) yesterday and invited the group for a dialogue inside his office. Guro ...

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Fire engulfs 30 houses in Iligan city

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief, Sita Asequia and Ric Palahang Correspondents Iligan City — Fire victims of the Sunday conflagration in Purok 2 Barangay Tambacan here are now temporarily housed in the barangay hall. At least 30 houses were razed to the ground on Sunday afternoon, authorities said. ...

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Armm deploys 75 new teachers for Maguindanao public schools

By Teng L. Datu Cotabato City Bureau Chief Cotabato City — At least 75 newly-hired teachers for the province of Maguindanao were added to the roster of the Department of Education in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, this month. During the signing of the teachers’ appointment papers, Armm Gov. ...

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Drug suspects fall in buy-bust ops

By LITO RULONA Correspondent Northern Mindanao Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency Special Enforcement Team arrested a 44-year old woman in a buy-bust operation at Mega Heights Subdivision, Barangay Gusa, this city. PDEA Acting Assistant Regional Director, Charlene R Magdurulang identified the suspect as Arlene Dahl Ejem Tan, 44 years old, and ...

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