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Beja’s office padlocked

By LITO RULONA Correspondent . DISMISSED Cagayan de Oro Water District (COWD) general manager Rachel Beja has been barred from entering her office — it has been padlocked. Beja said she first received information on Saturday that her successor Engr. Bienvenido Batar has ordered her office padlocked. She said she ...

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Armed men brutally kill couple in Medina town

By JOEY NACALABAN and EDWIN IYO Correspondents . A MIDDLE-aged couple met their bloody end after four armed men barged into their home in Medina town, Misamis Oriental on the wee hours Sunday. Medina police commander Senior Insp. Arnold Sala identified the couple as Orlando Pabular, 52, and wife Anita, ...

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Bambi bares plan to build P50-m planetarium in Misor

By SHIELA MAE BUTLIG Correspondent . MISAMIS Oriental Gov. Yevgeny Vincente Emano yesterday announced plans to build a P50-million planetarium in El Salvador City. If plans don’t miscarry, it would become the first planetarium of its kind in Mindanao. Emano said a technical team would oversee the planning of the ...

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Korean plans to construct $50-m hotel near airport

A US$50-million hotel is being planned to be constructed on a 1.5-hectare property near the airport in Laguindingan town, Misamis Oriental, Gov. Yevgeny Vincente Emano announced yesterday. Emano said the plan was disclosed to him by an investor from South Korea who saw the influx of tourists in Misamis Oriental. ...

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Broker relieved as CA upholds estafa case dismissal

A REAL estate broker here yesterday heaved a sigh of relief after she received a Court of Appeals ruling that upheld the dismissal of a case filed against her for allegedly issuing checks amounting to P7 million. “I am now vindicated,” said Gemma Pabayo Velasco of Bulua of the CA ...

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12 motorela groups want fare hike, too

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent and CONG B. CORRALES Associate Editor . AT least a dozen organizations of motorela owners and drivers over the weekend sought an increase in motorela fares here. They also asked the city council to repeal City Ordinance 11670-2010 that set the motorela fares here at P6 ...

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Girl’s pregnancy worries Dahino

By LITO RULONA Correspondent . COUNCILOR Edna Dahino, chair of the city council’s committee on women and family relations, sounded alarm bells over reports that a 10-year old girl was impregnated here based on information she gathered during a recent forum in Barangay Consolacion. Before her committee on Friday, Dahino ...

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