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SISTERHOOD SIGNING. Laoag City Mayor Chevylle Fariñas (2nd fron left)[...] Full Story - Photo by Agserbi 24/7

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Medalya ng Papuri were awarded to Laoag City police chief[...] Full Story - Photo by RPCRD, PRO1

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SK Reform law

Senator JV Ejercito (right) conducts a forum on the SK[...] Full Story - Photo by PIA Ilocos Norte

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ABLAN DAY. Laoag City Mayor Chevylle Fariñas welcomes guests, participants[...] Full Story - Photo by Agserbi 24/7

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LPP President-elect

Governor Ryan Luis Singson (2nd from left) was elected president[...] Full Story - Photo by Ilocos Sur Provincial Government

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Batac City Mayor Albert Chua (right) addresses local farmers during[...] Full Story - Photo by Ryan Gamet/CGB Community Affairs Office

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2015 Listahanan Database Regional Launching

Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee R. Marcos (center) receives a plaque[...] Full Story - Photo by DSWD Ilocandia

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Photo shows ribbon-cutting & launching rites for the opening of[...] Full Story - Photo by Manny Eugenio/i-hub

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Bike patrolling can improve community relations, cost savings, faster officer[...] Full Story - Photo by Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Office PCR

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More than a hundred drug personalities here in Paoay, Ilocos[...] Full Story - Photo by

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FNRI advises consumers to patronize “Kaninyumanggi” “Brown rice is more nutritious than white rice in terms of niacin, thiamin, phosphorus and calcium.” This was underscored by Engr. Rosemarie G. Garcia, Supervising Science Research Specialist of the Food and Nutrition Research Institute of ... Full Story

Alert stickers posted on Ilocos PUVs LAOAG CITY, August 9 (PIA) – The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) in Ilocos has started to distribute Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) stickers in public utility vehicles (PUV) to strengthen the public awareness ... Full Story

Ilocos Norte SP members undergo drug test PROVINCIAL CAPITOL, Laoag City – Members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Ilocos Norte turned negative in a surprise drug test held recently. PCL President and ex-officio member Domingo Ambrosio said that the drug testing was conducted ... Full Story

Motorbike crash: 1 minor dies BANGUI, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 5—Jerwel Tolentino, 15, died and his two other minor co-riders were injured when their motorcycle crashed after accidentally hitting a pedestrian at Brgy. Nagbalagan, this town, police report said. The victims were ... Full Story

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Carabao gores master to death BADOC, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 3—Perfecto Africano, farmer, was gored to death by his male carabao who went wild as he tried to herd it for bathing into a river at Brgy. Madupayas, this town yesterday ... Full Story

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Promote arts, culture — NCAA
Series of related forums, media activities, info drives set this year
Laoag City, Ilocos Norte — The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) in partnership with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) has launched an intensified program pushing for the preservation and development of the ... Full Story

SP passes reso seeking Sept. 11 as non-working holiday in I.N. LAOAG CITY (Aug. 10) – The Sangguniang Panglalawigan of Ilocos Norte headed by Vice Gov. Angelo Marcos Barba has passed a resolution seeking for the declaration of September 11, birth date of the late President ... Full Story

Ablan’s patriotism extolled LAOAG CITY, Ilocos Norte (Aug. 10)— A fitting tribute was given yesterday to the late war hero Governor Roque B. Ablan Sr. of Ilocos Norte on the occasion of his 110th birth anniversary with a ... Full Story

New PRO1 chief says: Let’s get rid of drugs
C/Supt. Pimentel is from San Quintin, Pangasinan
“I have my marching orders from the high headquarters that the first priority is on our integral campaign against illegal drugs and also on anti-criminality.” Chief Supt. Gregorio R. Pimentel, newly-installed regional director of the Police ... Full Story

34 mayors from I. Sur turn negative in drug test VIGAN CITY, Ilocos Sur – Ilocos Sur Gov. Ryan Singson was delighted over the result of the drug test initiated to all mayors in the province. He said that he is grateful that no one among ... Full Story

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Skirted lawyers to man Manang Imee’s legal dep’t
Posted in Ilocos Sentinel on August 7th, 2016
Skirted lawyers to man Manang Imee’s legal dep’t It’s just normal for the new Duterte administration to initiate changes in the national government. Here in Ilocos Norte, changes too have occurred at Manang Imee Marcos’ turf. First, ... Read More

My personal view on the Phl-China row
Posted in Ilocos Sentinel on July 24th, 2016
By ATHENA FRANCINE S. GUIANG Grade 9, Holy Spirit Academy of Laoag Our country, the Philippines, has won in its protest in the South China Sea Arbitration case against China over territorial sea dispute. China, however, refused ... Read More

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Monday, June 27th, 2016
Do not fear change – Sec. Dinky
“We should not fear change. Embrace the change and may this new beginning continue (pertaining to doing development together with the people for poverty alleviation),” outgoing Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Sec. Corazon ... Full Press Release

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Ambulance driver shot dead PASUQUIN, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 12– Efren Menor, an off-duty ambulance driver and father of two ... Full Story

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Family driver shot dead DINGRAS, Ilocos Norte (July 28)—Benson Cac was seated in front of his employer’s business establishment ... Full Story

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Ex-drug pusher returns to selling drugs, arrested SAN NICOLAS, Ilocos Norte (July 22) –Agosto Domion pledged not to involve again in illegal ... Full Story

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Two Badoc top officials suspended Town Mayor Arlene Torralba and husband Vice Mayor Tom Torralba of Badoc, Ilocos Norte were ... Full Story

Mayor Agustin not bothered on Marcos town as election hot spot Marcos town Mayor Arsenio Agustin said that he doesn’t see any wrong on the decision ... Full Story

VM Albano questions plan of LGU Vintar to purchase heavy equipment VINTAR, Ilocos Norte – Vice Mayor Rowland Albano said that he is not in favor ... Full Story

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Isyu iti Marcos burial Maitabon inton Septembre 18, 2016 ti bangkay ni nag-Presidente Ferdinand Edralin Marcos idiay Libingan ng mga Bayani, Taguig City, Metro Manila kalpasan ti naunday a panawen a panakapreserbarna iti temporario a lungonna idiay Marcos mausoleum, ... Full Editorial

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Manang Imee, nabigbig ti dakkel nga akemna iti pannakasukog ti SK Reform Law Binigbig ni Senador Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito ti dakkel a suporta nga ipapaay ni Gob. Imee Marcos kadagiti agtutubo. Segun kenkuana, dakkel ti nagbalin nga akem ti gobernador iti pannakapataud dagiti nalalaing ken mapagwadan a lider ... Full Story

Gobernador Imee Marcos, immawat ti pammadayaw manipud DSWD Photo by DSWD Ilocandia Naipaayan ni Governor Imee Marcos ti plaque of recognition bayat ti launching ti Listahanan iti rehion uno a naangay iti Laoag City Hall Auditorium. Naiyawat ken ni Gov. Marcos daytot a plaque babaen ... Full Story

100% of Batch 1 DOSTJLSS scholars, now employed Five graduatescholars out of the five first batch of the Junior Level Science Scholarship (JLSS), were all accepted to teach in public schools in Ilocos Sur. These science scholars can already start building and working for ... Full Story

Ilocos Norte eyes education campaign for Nutrition Month 2016 celeb LAOAG CITY, July 13 (PIA) –In observance of Nutrition Month this July, the Provincial Nutrition Action Office (PNAO) eyes to conduct education campaign engaging mothers and children in far-flung villages in Ilocos Norte. Elma S. Irapta, ... Full Story

Jail guard nabbed for illegal drug LAOAG CITY (July 11) – A provincial jail guard is in hot water after he was arrested during a buy-bust operation on Monday afternoon near the provincial capitol building here. Police said that the 54-year-old jail ... Full Story

Baro tiendaan ti ili a Pagudpud, maipasdek iti mabiit Naisayangkat ti “ground breaking” ti pakaipasdekan ti baro a tiendaan ti ili a Pagudpud idi kalman. Naigiddan daytoy iti selebrasion ti maika-62 nga anibersaryo ti pannakaipasdek ti nadakamat nga ili. Masarakan ti nasao a tiendaan iti igid ... Full Story

Nationwide advocacy forum on the use of alternative fuels to kick-off in Ilocos Norte BATAC CITY, July 5 (PIA) – The Department of Energy (DOE) in partnership with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) is set to kick-off its nationwide multi-sectoral advocacy forum on the use of alternative fuels on ... Full Story

Duterte’s reimposition of death penalty backed Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos expressed full support to President-elect Rodrigo Duterte’s plans to reimpose death penalty to convicted criminals, especially those involved in illegal drugs. “Sa akin, will ko kay President Digong, magko-comply ang probinsiya ... Full Story

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