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100 officers secure debate venue today

By LITO RULONA Correspondent SOME 100 police officers, excluding Army soldiers, would be fielded to the Limketkai Center where the city’s top mayoral and vice mayoral candidates would meet face-to-face today for their final public debate before the elections. City police director Senior Supt. Faro Antonio Olaguera said most of …

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Debate organizers expect fireworks

By LITO RULONA Correspondent ORGANIZERS of the “Final Debate 2016” among the city’s top three mayoral and three vice mayoral candidates yesterday said they expect fireworks at the Limketkai Atrium where the warring politicians would meet face-to-face for the last time less than two weeks before election day. Organizers said …

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Guv disowns memo agitating farmers

MISAMIS Oriental Gov. Yevgeny Vincente Emano on Sunday denied he issued a memorandum aimed at agitating beneficiaries of the government’s Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) as well as farmers affected by the prolonged dry spell so they would join a mass action to demand for aid. Emano said it reached …

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Klarex: ‘Oca’s team is intact, stronger’

By HERBIE GOMEZ Editor in chief and LITO RULONA Correspondent MAYOR Oscar Moreno’s group on Saturday staged a show of unity, solidarity and force at Divisoria where Rep. Rolando Uy of the city’s 1st District renewed his support for the local candidates of the administration Liberal Party (LP). The big …

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Padayon questions Oca, Rufus airtime

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent THE Padayon Pilipino has questioned the length of political broadcasts of the groups of Mayor Oscar Moreno and Rep. Rufus Rodriguez, prompting the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to direct radio stations in the city to furnish it copies of all their political advertising contracts for review. …

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Xavier, Oro artists raise funds for El Niño victims

XAVIER University has started staging a series of performance forums to raise funds for Kidapawan farmers in North Cotabato and El Niño victims in South Cotabato, Maguindanao and Saranggani. Through the Xavier Center for Culture and Arts (XCCA) and Department of English Language and Literature, and Nagkahiusang Magsusulat sa Cagayan …

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Oca on Klarex jump: ‘His concerns valid’

By CONG B. CORRALES Associate Editor REP. Rolando Uy of the city’s 1st District held back for months as he waited for Liberal Party (LP) presidential candidate Manuel Roxas II to choose between him and his challenger Councilor Lourdes Darimbang. “His (Uy) concerns are valid. He waited for months but …

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IBP decries attempt to assassinate judge

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent THE local chapter of the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) yesterday called on the government and citizens to act on the peace and order problem here in response to the attempt on the life of regional Judge Emmanuel Pasal in Gusa here over the weekend. …

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