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Gunman in Sudipen mayor’s slay, arrested

CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO – The gunman in the slaying of Sudipen, La Union Mayor Alexander Buquing and his police escort has been arrested, according to a press release from the Philippine National Police Regional Office 1. The implementation of a search warrant for violation of RA 10591 (illegal possession of firearms) lead to […]

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Sudipen LU Mayor, police and driver killed in shooting, Vice-Mayor wounded

CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO – The mayor of Sudipen, La Union, his police bodyguard and driver were killed in a shooting incident that happened along Bangar-Castro Provincial road, Barangay Cadapli on October 1, 2018 at 6:40 in the evening. Police Senior Superintendent Herminio S Tadeo Jr, PRO1 Officer In-Charge, identified the victims as Alexander […]

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Helping is giving hope says active DSWD volunteer

SAN FERNANDO CITY – “Ang pagtulong sa kapwa ay hindi nasusukat ng kahit anong halaga. Masarap sa pakiramdamdam na nakakatulong sa iba lalo na kung sa panahon ng sakuna (No amount of money can measure helping others. It feels good to be of help to others especially during disaster),” shared Eduard C. Vilog, 28, from Brgy. Biday, […]

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48,999 poor households in Region 1 to benefit from Unconditional Cash Transfer Program

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – A press release from the Department of Social Welfare and Development Field Office 1 (DSWD FO 1) today, August 30, says that the Listahanan is preparing for the upcoming notification activity of the Unconditional Cash Transfer (UCT) Program. A total of 48,999 households in Region 1 will be notified through home […]

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Church group leads activity to unite IPs in Ilocos

CABUGAO, Ilocos Sur – The Ilocos Region Ecumenical Council (IREC) organized an activity in concordance with the celebration of World Indigenous Peoples Day on August 9, 2018. Representatives from the Bago, Isnag-Yapayao and Tingguian tribes from Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur and La Union gathered in this town for the Ilocos Indigenous Peoples Convergence and Consultation. […]

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