Cervantes forest fire (photo by Bureau of Fire Protection Cervantes)

SMOKEY MOUNTAIN

SMOKEY MOUNTAIN. Forest fire in Cervantes, Ilocos Sur believed to have originated from a vegetable farm being developed in the adjacent town of Bakun, Benguet. Fires again destroyed forests in Benguet province on Mar. 10,… Read more »

OPLAN BAKLAS 2019

OPLAN BAKLAS 2019. The Commission on Elections (COMELEC)-Pangasinan, in cooperation with the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Philippine National Police (PNP) and Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV), leads on Feb. 26,… Read more »

APAD ILOCOS LAUNCHING

APAD ILOCOS LAUNCHING. Ms. Divina Quemi, Chief Executive Officer of Nueva Segovia Consortium of Cooperatives, and lead convenor of the Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management – Philippines (APAD) Ilocos Regional Platform reads the covenant… Read more »

VALENTINE’S DAY MASS WEDDING

VALENTINE’S DAY MASS WEDDING. 36 couples participated in a mass wedding ceremony organized by the LGU of Cabugao, Ilocos Sur held at Cabugao Cultural Sports Complex in the afternoon of Feb. 14, 2019. The ceremony… Read more »

Valentine’s Day blood letting

Valentine’s Day blood letting . The City Organization of Vigan Employees (COVE) conducted its first blood letting and typing activity, February 14 at the city hall, in cooperation with the Philippine Red Cross Ilocos Sur.… Read more »

FIGHTING FAKE NEWS

FIGHTING FAKE NEWS. Campus journalists from universities in Baguio City and La Trinidad, Benguet, bring out their smartphones and tablets to go online in search of primary sources to verify the truthfulness of real-life news… Read more »