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Zubiri makes it official: Quiño is back

BUKIDNON Gov. Jose Ma. Zubiri Jr. has officially announced the resumption of office of Vice Gov. Rogelio Quiño through an inter-office memo he sent to the capitol’s department heads and other government offices. Zubiri said Quiño has reported back for work and the resumption has been acknowledged by the provincial …

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Zubiri ally takes back Bukidnon’s No. 2 post

MALAYBALAY City — Bukidnon Vice Gov. Rogelio Quiño has reported back to work after the Court of Appeals reversed an earlier ruling by the Ombudsman dismissing him for grave misconduct. In a resolution, the Sangguniang Panlalawigan on Tuesday cited Quiño’s Oct. 18 letter to the Department of the Interior and …

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Five drug suspects fall in Bukidnon entrapments

POLICE arrested five people in separate anti-illegal drugs operations in Bukidnon on Monday. Police identified the suspects as Allan Baragona, Mohamad Macabando, Eugene Evarolo, Jeph Ryan Bazar, and Gilbert Jimenez. All of them are not in the police or Philippine Drugs Enforcement watch list, showed a report reaching the Bukidnon …

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3 dead, 26 hurt in B’non road mishap

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent . THREE people died while 26 others were hurt when a public bus overturned on the road in Purok 2, Barangay Patpat, Malaybalay City on Thursday afternoon. Senior Insp. Jerry Paronia, deputy chief of the Malaybalay city police, identified the fatalities as Regine Abug Montemayor, 10, …

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22 other Normin barangay officials face prospects of inclusion in PDEA narco list

By FROILAN GALLARDO Special Correspondent . NEARLY two dozen more barangay officials from Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental, Misamis Occidental, Bukidnon, Lanao del Norte, and Camiguin are facing the prospects of being added to the narco list of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA). PDEA regional director Wilkens Villanueva told …

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Barros surrenders to Zubiri

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent . FUGITIVE former Kinawe, Libona barangay chairman Tarcisio Barros surrendered to Bukidnon Gov. Jose Ma. Zubiri yesterday morning. Barros’s surrender came a day after the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group filed a string of cases against him, his wife and incumbent Kinawe barangay chairperson Cherry Barros, …

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