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MACABALAN FIRE

A house is being razed to the ground by fire that broke out in Piaping Puti in Macabalan yesterday afternoon. (photo by Joey Nacalaban) Read the Latest News and Updates in Mindanao

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Sibling rivalry could cripple bus sector

By LITO RULONA, Correspondent . AN ongoing fight between two brothers for the control of the Bacolod-based Yanson group is threatening to snowball and cripple public bus transport operations in Mindanao, a director of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said over the weekend. READING OF MANIFESTO. PACIWU …

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Man, grandson die as fire hits Canitoan

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent . A FIRE of still unknown origin killed two people and razed to the ground a house at the Calaanan relocation site in Barangay Canitoan, this city, around 3:40 Saturday morning. A fireman looks at body bags containing the remains of two people who died in …

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NUJP seeks Moreno’s support vs red tagging

By JIGGER J. JERUSALEM, NITZ ARANCON and JOEY NACALABAN Correspondents. MEMBERS of the national directorate of the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP)  met with Mayor Oscar Moreno and asked him to help in stopping the red tagging of the organization and journalists in the city. Representatives of …

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HR advocate punches holes in Panelo’s points on live television

By CONG B. CORRALES Associate Editor . A CAGAYANON human rights advocate overthrew the assertions and exposed the fallacies of presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo pertaining to the United Nations Human Rights Council’s resolution that sought a comprehensive report on the human rights situation in the Philippines, on live TV on …

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Normin has second highest number of teen mothers

By URIEL C. QUILINGUING Contributing Editor . NORTHERN Mindanao has the second highest number of teenage mothers, whose ages range from 15 to 19 years old, among the country’s 17 administrative regions, an official of the Commission on Population and Development in Region 10 said Thursday. Popcom regional director Jeremias …

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Red tagging concerns

Representatives of the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) discuss with Mayor Oscar Moreno and Vice Mayor Raineir Joaquin Uy their concerns on the red tagging of local media workers during a meeting outside Cogon market this morning. After the red tagging of a newspaper editor, a reporter …

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Groups slam killing of rare shark in Oro

By ERWIN MASCARIÑAS Correspondent . ENVIRONMENTALISTS yesterday raised concerns over the slaughter of a megamouth shark by villagers in a coastal community in Cagayan de Oro last week even as they called on the local government to do something to prevent its repeat.  The megamouth shark butchered in Cugman, this …

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