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Village chair shot

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief, Ric Palahang and Sita Asequia Correspondents Iligan City — Authorities are now looking at identifying the “persons of interest” caught in a close-circuit television in a diner where a village chair was shot Monday. Police city director Senior Supt. Leony Roy Ga said ...

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Emano thanks health dept for surgical caravan in Balingasag

By Edwin Iyo Correspondent MISAMIS Oriental Gov. Yevgeny Vincente Emano thanked the Department of Health for bringing health services directly to the constituents of the province. In an interview, Emano said the health department has been conducting a free surgical operations in the two provincial hospitals in Balingasag and Gingoog ...

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500 Marawi shelters to be finished by Dec

ILIGAN City — The government is optimistic it can complete the construction of 500 to 600 temporary shelters for Marawi evacuees December 15 despite constant heavy rain that made the undertaking a challenge. Assistant Secretary Felix J. Castro, Jr., Field Office Manager of Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM), said the ...

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Gingoog cops arrest Taguig rape, child molesting suspect

By Edwin Iyo Correspondent Gingoog City — Authorities arrested over the weekend a wanted person charged with rape and child sexual abuse in Barangay San Miguel, here. Senior Supt. Roel Lami-ing, Gingoog chief of police, said they arrested one Bellerin N. Abad, 31, a resident of Purok 1, Barangay Kipuntos, ...

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Council okays Brgy 6 fund

BARANGAY 6 will be able to implement more projects and programs this year. The 18th City Council adopted a resolution returning to the Barangay Council of Barangay 36 its ordinance covering its supplemental budget with an income of P410,551 as against expenditures of the same amount. In the supplemental budget, ...

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‘Martial law should continue’

MARAWI City — The chief police of this city has no qualms if President Duterte decides extend the implementation of military rule in Mindanao as he said it has resulted to residents obebiently following the laws here. Supt. Ebra M. Moxsir, director of Marawi City Police, made this comment over ...

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Misocc mayors silent on Napolcom resol’n

By Nora Soriño Iligan City Bureau Chief Six mayors who had recently been stripped of powers of jurisdiction over the police in their areas by the National Police Commission are silent on the issue. Napolcom’s move is reported to be due to alleged drug links of local chief executives in ...

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Council body holds discussions on proposed CMIS division ordinance

MEMBERS of the joint committees on agriculture and fisheries and on health and sanitation and health insurance, chaired by Councilors Annie Daba and Maria Lourdes Gaane, discussed the proposed ordinance to establish the City Meat Inspection Services Division as a regulatory service under the City Veterinary Office. During the joint ...

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