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Centennial Celebration

Gov. Imee Marcos (center) poses with local officials led by[...] Full Story - Photo by PGIN CMO Photo / Alaric A. Yanos

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BATO IN ILOCOS NORTE. PNP Chief Director General Ronaldo “Bato”[...] Full Story - Photo by Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Office PCR

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Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill

Laoag City firemen showcase their firefighting skills during the Nationwide[...] Full Story - Photo by Agserbi 24/7

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EXCELLENCE AWARD ON ANTI-ILLEGAL DRUG OPERATIONS. SPO2 Harold Nicolas (3rd[...] Full Story - Photo by Laoag City Police Station

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Distribution of Housing Materials

The City Government of Laoag in cooperation with the National[...] Full Story - Photo by Agserbi 24/7

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Mayor Chevylle V. Fariñas and ABC President Mikee Fariñas distributed[...] Full Story - Photo by Agserbi 24/7

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A Cause for August

As part of the Activity of “A Cause for August”[...] Full Story - Photo by Agserbi 24/7

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Paoay Press Corps formed

Mayor Jesie E. Galano (left) administers the oath-taking of the[...] Full Story - Photo by Office of Mayor Jessie Galano

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1st Command Visit

Photo shows the 1st Command Visit of PCSupt. Gregorio Pimentel[...] Full Story - Photo by Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Office PCR

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Laoag City Vice Mayor Michael Fariñas presides the recent regular[...] Full Story - Photo by Agserbi 24/7

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Ilocos Norte cited best tourism-oriented LGU in DOT-ATOP Pearl Awards With its vibrant and dynamic tourism industry, the province of Ilocos Norte was cited as first runner-up in the Best Tourism-Oriented Local Government Unit category during the Department of Tourism-Association of Tourism Officers of the ... Full Story

AKTIBIDAD ITI SEMANA TI AR-ARIA, MAISAGSAGANAN Isagsaganan ti Ilocos Norte Provincial Tourism Office dagiti aktibidad para iti “Semana ti ar-aria”. Segun ken ni Provincial Tourism Officer Ianree Raquel nupay tinawen a ramrambakan daytoy ti probinsia, naidumduma ita a tawen gapu ta mailatang ... Full Story

Piddig police chief sacked for act of lasciviousness PIDDIG, Ilocos Norte (Oct. 7) – The police chief of this town was relieved from his post for alleged act of lasciviousness committed against the will of  his three female subordinates. Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Director ... Full Story

Banning of coal – generated power plant in Ilocos Norte gains praises LAOAG CITY, October 6 (PIA) – A cause- oriented group for environmental protection has lauded the Ilocos Norte officials for banning the establishment of coal-fed power plants in the province. Sherwin G. De Vera, the regional ... Full Story

WWII veteran’s daughter reveals dad dying wish: “Not to be buried at the LNMB until Marcos” Standing on the belief that the burial of former President Ferdinand E. Marcos (FEM) will bring unity and healing to the country, a manifestation was filed on September 27, 2016 in response to the call ... Full Story

Garlic tissue culture idiay Burgos, napintas ti resultana Napintas ti resulta ti “garlic tissue culture” nga inyusuat a programa ti gobierno probinsial iti ili a Burgos, Ilocos Norte. Daytoy ket kalpasan a pinadas dagiti mannalon ti nagmula iti daytoy babaen ti pannakaitukit nga immuna ... Full Story

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Minimum wages for domestic workers in Ilocos Region set at P3,500 and P2,500 Domestic workers in the region will get pay hike after the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board – I issued Wage Order No. RB1-DW-01. The wage order took effect on October 2, 2016, 15 days ... Full Story

1.15M signatures in favor of FEM hero’s burial sent to SC A total of 1,158,606 signatures in favor of allowing the late former President Ferdinand E. Marcos (FEM) to be buried at the Libingan ng Mga Bayani (LNMB) were formally submitted as a petition to the ... Full Story

Drug surrenderees in I.Norte now 5,809 — INPPO Police provincial director S/S. Jose Melencio Nartatez, Jr. talks about the progress of Oplan Tokhang campaign in Ilocos Norte during a press interview with local broadcasters. (Photo by INPPO) CAMP JUAN, Laoag City (October 7) — ... Full Story

I. Norte: PHL 1st coal-free province LAOAG CITY, October 3 – The Sanggunang Panlalawigan of Ilocos Norte has approved recently a resolution declaring Ilocos Norte as first coal–free province in the country. The SP made this move as all–out support to the ... Full Story

Treasure hunt stopped in Paoay
DENR seizes digging equipment
PAOAY, Ilocos Norte, Sept. 29—The provincial environment and natural resources stopped the digging operation of 17 treasure hunters at Culili Point, Brgy. Masintoc, this town. A PENRO team halted the digging operation and confiscated all their ... Full Story

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Humorizing The News
Posted in Ilocos Sentinel on October 7th, 2016
Posted: October 3-9, 2016 issue   1M signatures for pro-Marcos libingan burial sent to Supreme Court Ilocanos say the late Apo MCoy was a war hero, the Yellow cult calls him a skeezicks.  Skeptic and sick are the ... Read More

Humorizing The News
Posted in Ilocos Sentinel on October 1st, 2016
PNP Chief Gen. Ronald “Bato” dela Rosa visits Ilocos Norte A group picture taken at Camp Juan shows welcoming Gov. Imee Marcos as the center rose among the thorns. A rose met Rosa. *** Treasure hunters invade PaoayCulili ... Read More

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Saturday, October 1st, 2016
PH compliance to Montreal Protocol successful so far, DENR says
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said the Philippines has made significant strides in complying with the Montreal Protocol, a 29-year-old global agreement to protect the ozone layer. Finalized in 1987, the international treaty ... Full Press Release

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Police intel officer gunned down PAOAY, Ilocos Norte – The intelligence officer of the Paoay Police Station was shot dead ... Full Story

Pusher nabbed in a buy-bust operation LAOAG CITY (Aug. 29) – The city’s top 6 drug personality known as “Butsoy” was ... Full Story

Gunman shoots man near the city’s police station LAOAG CITY – An unidentified gunman shot and killed Bernard Luna in Brgy. 1, this ... Full Story

Cops arrest carpenter for alleged selling of illegal drugs SARRAT, Ilocos Norte – A 29-year-old carpenter was arrested for allegedly selling illegal drugs following ... Full Story

Indiscriminate firing MARCOS, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 22—ABC president Alexander Navarro reported that one of his councilmen voluntarily ... 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

Paoay’s former political allies to fight each other in May 2016 polls PAOAY, Ilocos Norte – The saying “there are no permanent friends or no permanent enemies, ... Full Story

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Nabara ti isyu iti gallera Published: October 3-9, 2016 issueFlying school kunada iti pagsasao nga Ingles a kas angaw a sarita a pang diskribir iti gallera wenno pagpapallotan dagiti kawitan a manok a para tadi. Dita ngamin a disso ti ... Full Editorial

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BISE GOB. BARBA, IMPASIGURADO NA TI PANAGTULTULOY TI CAPEX Inpanamnama ni Bise Gobernador Angelo Marcos Barba iti Ilocos Norte nga agtultuloy ti panangidanon ti gobierno probinsial kadagiti serbisio iti nadumaduma nga ili ken siudad ditoy probinsia babaen iti Manang Imee’s Capitol Express. Inbunannag daytoy ti ... Full Story

FEM loyalists: Signature campaign is for future generations, national healing “Itong ginagawa natin is not only for ourselves. Ito ay para sa susunod na henerasyon.” This is what Anthony Sumagui, vice president for external affairs of the BongBong Marcos (BBM) Loyalists Movement, constantly reminded himself during ... Full Story

Ilocos Region workers get average daily wage increase Minimum wage earners in the region will receive a pay hike ranging from P12 to 27 per day following the effectivity of Wage Order No. RB1-18. The new wage order took effect on October 2, ... Full Story

DOLE opens 24/7 hotline To respond to labor-related concerns, the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) in Ilocos recently opened a 24/7 hotline service for  workers. Labor and Employment Officer Panfilo Dioquino Jr. of DOLE-Dagupan said answers and clarifications regarding ... Full Story

Inabel: The Ilocanos living treasure of all time LAOAG CITY – The hand woven textile “inabel” or more popularly known to many as “Abel Iloco” has been through a lot in the course of history. It has both gone through good and bad ... Full Story

Lilia Cuntapay is generous to the needy but dies penny-less at old age PINILI, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 22—Ilocana actress Lilia Cuntapay, famous horror queen in Philippine cinema, died “penny-less” at old age. She was charitable to the poor folks when still alive. Cuntapay left movie-TV appearances when she was ... Full Story

Ilocos Norte PHO nagballaag kontra diarrhea, leptospirosis LAOAG CITY, Agosto 24 (PIA) – Naballaag ti Provincial Health Office (PHO) iti Ilocos Norte maipanggep ti panagraira iti sakit a diarrhea gapu iti panakainum ti narugit a danum iti panawen ti panagtutudo. Inlawlawag ni Dr. ... Full Story

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

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