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Paoay mass surrender: 104 users, pushers
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Monday, July 18th, 2016

PAOAY, Ilocos Norte, July 18—At least 104 illegal drug users and pushers voluntarily surrendered en masse to the local authorities here, officials said. The suspected drug personalities were presented to Mayor Jessie Galano during the flag ...

Over 2,000 pre-schoolers in Laoag City receive school kits
Written by Cherry Joy. D. Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, July 15th, 2016

Laoag City Mayor Chevylle Fariñas (center) and several city officials distribute school kits to 2,000 day care pupils. (Photo courtesy of Agserbi 24/7) LAOAG CITY, July 15 (PIA) – Over 2,000 daycare pupils in Laoag City ...

NFA bomb threat a false alarm
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Thursday, July 14th, 2016

LAOAG CITY (July 14) – National Food Authority staff personnel and employees quickly evacuated from their offices here on Thursday due to an emergency call about a “bomb threat” aimed at their building. Elements of the ...

MMSU to represent Phl to the Enactus World Cup 2016
Written by Cherry Joy. D. Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, July 12th, 2016

BATAC CITY, July 12 (PIA) – After a strict vetting of business leaders, the state-run Mariano Marcos State University in Batac City, Ilocos Norte was declared the champion in the recent Enactus Philippines National finals ...

INPPO NETS P1.9M DRUGS IN 6 MONTHS
170 suspects arrested in same period
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, July 11th, 2016

The Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Office (INPPO) has seized a total of P1,893,386.05-worth of illegal drugs over the past six months from January this year to date, according to its bi-annual report sent to the ...

DOST to hold National Science and Technology Week
Written by Monette H. Herrera posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, July 10th, 2016

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in Ilocos region will be holding the National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) celebration on July 25-29, 2016 at the CSI the City Mall, San Fernando City, La ...

Pagdilao’s parents believe son is innocent
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

PINILI, Ilocos Norte (July 6) – The parents of former National Capital Region Police Office director C/Supt. Joel Pagdilao, disputed the accusation that their son is a protector of illegal drug syndicates. Pagdilao was among those ...

VICE MAYOR SURVIVES ASSASSIN’S ATTACK
Despite wounded, he retaliates killing the gunman on the spot: Slain suspect is No. 10 on listed Most Wanted Persons in I. Norte
Written by tsg w/ reports from rj, ma, nrt, tc, kl posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

ADAMS, Ilocos Norte, July 6—Former municipal mayor-turned vice mayor-elect Eric Bawingan of this upland town narrowly escaped death after he survived a bloody attack staged by a lone masked gunman who barged in his house ...

Region 1 population reaches 5 million-mark
Written by Joanne Namnama P. Dilim/PIA-1 La Union with reports from PSA-1 posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

SAN FERNANDO CITY, July 5 (PIA) – Region 1 population reaches five million, an official from the Philippine Statistics Authority in Ilocos said. Regional director Socrates Ramores of PSA-1 said as of August 1, 2015, the ...

Top care for SCs, IPs, PWDs, youth, for the next three years –Imee
Mom Rep. Imelda, son SPm Matthew, cousin VG Angelo, cousin SPm Nonong join her in the mass oath-taking rites
Written by (Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO) posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, July 1st, 2016

Ilocos Norte re-elected Governor Imee R. Marcos formally took her oath of office during the inauguration ceremony held at Plaza del Norte Hotel and Convention Center in Laoag City on Tuesday, June 30, 2016. Over 200 ...

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