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Missing boy found dead

By Nora Soriño, Iligan City Bureau Chief and Sita N. Asequia, Correspondent Iligan City — The body of the boy who went missing at the height of the floods last Jan. 16 has been found and retrieved. Senior Insp. Dexter Ceniza of the Nonocan Police Station at Suarez, this city …

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Jitney rams van, 5 hurt

Iligan City — A jitney, owned by Felicidad Cabahug and driven by Romil Canoy, collided with an elf van, registered to Noel de Castro and driven by Joseph Cuario on Tuesday in Buru-un, here. The passengers of both vehicles were thrown out of their seats because of the impact of …

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‘Witness was forced to sign affidavit’

By Nora Soriño, Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — On the hearing for petition for bail on the cases against city mayor Celso Regencia, Atty. Leo Zaragoza said Dominador Tumala took to the witness stand. Zaragoza, lead counsel of the defense said that during the cross examination, it was …

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Criminal cases vs Regencia set today

By Nora C. Soriño, Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — The cases against embattled Mayor Celso Regencia has been scheduled today. Regencia’s lead counsel Leo Zaragoza told the Gold Star Daily through a text message that the hearing has been scheduled at 2 pm, Dec. 13. To note, the …

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Partners push for federal, jury system

By Nora Soriño, Iligan City Bureau Chief, and Arman Apolinario, Correspondent Iligan City — Various groups are pushing for a federal form of government and a jury system for the country’s courts. The Metro Manila Du-terte Movement (MMDM), the World Wide Philippine Jury Initiative Philippines, Inc., the Iligan Lanao Tribal …

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Iligan city drug rehab now fully operational

By Nora Soriño, Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — This city’s rehabilitation center for drug addicts is now fully operational. Dr. Ray Sagge, a psychiatrist in the City Health Office here said the Iligan City Drug Abuse and Rehabilitation Center is located at Fatima, Abuno, this city. At present, …

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Another hearing on Regencia case tomorrow

By Nora C. Soriño, Iligan City Bureau Chief Iligan City — Another hearing of the case against embattled city mayor Celso Regencia has been scheduled tomorrow. Norberto Altres, spokesperson for former congressman Vicente Belmonte, Jr said the hearing would still be on the petition for bail from the mayor’s camp. …

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Bus crashes into store, passengers injured

By Nora C. Soriño, Iligan City Bureau Chief, Sita Asequia, and Nene Lachica, Correspondents Iligan City — A bus of the Rural Transit Corp rammed into a store early morning Monday here injuring the driver and passengers of the bus. In a report by Police Station 5 at Poblacion, this …

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