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NGCP APPEALS: STOP PILFERAGE
Violators face 12-to-20-year imprisonment and Fine from P50,000 to P100,000
Written by APRIL M. MONTES posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, September 28th, 2015

The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines has appealed for public support in the prevention of pilferage of transmission line hardware and materials owned by NGCP in order to sustain the reliability and stability of ...

World-class resort-hotel puts Sarrat town in tourism map
Written by CHERRY JOY GARMA/PIA-1, Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, September 21st, 2015

SARRAT, Ilocos Norte, Sept. 21 – Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, the newest resort and hotel that aims to bring this interior eastern town of Ilocos Norte in the Philippine tourism map opened its door to ...

BONGBONG BARES POLITICAL DILEMMA
BBM: Rep. Fariñas wanted to change arrangement in One Ilocos; RCF contradicts BBM’s allegation
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Thursday, September 17th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, Sept. 17– As the filing of Certificates of Candidacy (CoCs) nears October 12-16 period set by Comelec, political disunity in Ilocos Norte seems to rear its ugly head, pundits said. This observation surfaced following ...

BIRTH ANNIVERSARY OF APO LAKAY @ 98
Various activities set to honor the late President Ferdinand Marcos; Marcos Fiesta, now on its 4th year, is one of the province’s biggest festivities
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, September 11th, 2015

Ilocos Norte will celebrate the 98th birth anniversary of the late President Ferdinand Edralin Marcos, known among the Ilocanos as Apo Lakay with youth group-centered activities beginning Sept. 9 to honor its favorite son. The widow, ...

Victims seek help NBI TO PROBE
Alleged “paluwagan” scam in Ilocos Norte; Complainants claim they lost P8.2 million
Written by Sentinel Dispatch & Freddie Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

The National Bureau of Investigation in Ilocos Norte vowed to help probe the alleged “paluwagan” investment scam in the province in response to the request of several complainants who claimed to be victims of said ...

Four new cases of chikungunya recorded in Pagudpud
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

PAGUDPUD, Ilocos Norte (Sept. 8) – At least four local residents here have been tested positive of chikungunya virus, Pagudpud Mayor Marlon Sales confirmed. Sales said that the four are among the eight patients who had ...

Two accused in Mayor Pambid slay sentenced to 10-year imprisonment
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Friday, September 4th, 2015

LAOAG CITY (Sept. 4) – Two of the five accused in the killing of former Marcos town mayor Rogelio Pambid were sentenced to 10-year imprisonment while the three other accused were acquitted. Judge Benjamin Turgano of ...

INWD prepares for El Niño
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Monday, August 31st, 2015

LAOAG CITY — In anticipation of the adverse effect of El Niño, the local water district here has started drilling additional wells in Laoag City, Badoc, and Solsona. Ilocos Norte Water District General Manager John Teodoro ...

Paoay cited as the country’s most competitive town
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

PAOAY, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 26 (PIA) – – Governor Imee Marcos has commended this historic town for having been adjudged as the country’s most competitive municipality noting its growing efficiency. Marcos, who coined the province’s tourism ...

ILOCOS NORTE UNDER STATE OF CALAMITY
Written by pgin-cmo posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte has sought immediate assistance from the national government to help rehabilitate the province from Typhoon Ineng’s heavy damages on infrastructure projects, agricultural crops, livestock and other properties valued at ...

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