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FALLEN HERO FROM I.NORTE HONORED
People are teary-eyed and emotional as bugler plays taps, w/ 21-gun salute
Written by pgin-cmo posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 30th, 2015

PROV’L CAPITOL, Laoag City, Jan. 30–As fitting tribute to the late Police Officer 2 Omar A. Nacionales of Ilocos Norte and his 43 dead comrades of the Philippine National Police Special Action Forces (SAF), all ...

MONEY LENDER SHOT DEAD
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Monday, January 26th, 2015

BATAC CITY, Jan. 26–Two assailants on foot fatally shot Ruel Renon, a money lender, at a busy street at Brgy. Caunayan here this afternoon, police said. The attack occurred while Renon was busy collecting debt payments ...

LONGEST BOODLE FIGHT SET IN LAOAG
To aim Guinness world record, city will hold mass eating spree in 5-km long dining table
Written by (Cherry Joy D. Garma/PIA posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 25th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, Jan. 25 — This booming northern Philippines metropolis called “Sunshine City” is gunning for a global title–to capture Guinness Book of World Record for the longest ‘boodle fight’. Laoag is readying to stage the ...

Farewell teacher Malapit!
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

PAGUDPUD, Ilocos Norte, Jan. 22– A great teacher is gone. He is Alejandro Malapit, 50, head teacher of Burayoc elementary school in this town, who was found dead inside his room in Brgy. Ligaya here ...

I.Norte: Nest of windmills
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 4th, 2015

Ilocos Norte has maintained its title as the “home of the largest renewable energy wind farms in Southeast Asia” with two big wind farms successfully opened in the last quarter of the year: the 150 ...

S/S BLANCO NAMED OIC
He says INPPO will focus on daily police operations: conduct of checkpoints, application of arrest warrants vs. wanted persons, etc.
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 2nd, 2015

CAMP CAPT. VALENTIN S. JUAN, Laoag City, Jan. 2—Former Laoag City police chief Senior Superintendent Sterling Raymund Blanco was designated officer-in-charge of the Ilocos Norte police provincial office here. A native of Laoag City, Colonel Blanco ...

‘Damili Festival’ : The biggest event in the province– Mayor Valdez
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

SAN NICOLAS, Ilocos Norte — Former First Lady now Congresswoman Imelda Marcos led the crowd of tourists, visitors, “balikbayan” and residents in watching the street-dance parade that highlighted the “2014 Damili Festival” here, over the ...

PD MENDOZA QUITS
Goes abroad to assume post as PHL Embassy’s police attaché in USA
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, December 28th, 2014

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City—Ilocos Norte police provincial director Senior Supt. Antonio Mendoza Jr. has resigned from his present position to assume as newly-appointed police liaison officer of the Philippine Embassy in California, USA effective December ...

“My son Michael is not interested in politics”, says Imee
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

SARRAT, Ilocos Norte, Dec. 24–Gov. Imee Marcos disclosed that her son Michael Marcos Manotoc, a fresh lawyer, is not inclined in politics (come 2016 elections). She was reacting to a rumor that Michael, one of her ...

3 nabbed guys are “hit” men?
Written by (jm/ad/rj/rydd) posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, December 22nd, 2014

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City, Dec. 22– Three suspected “hit” men were arrested at the vicinity of the St. Augustine Church in Paoay, Ilocos Norte during the “Simbang Gabi” at dawn of Saturday, Dec. 20, police ...

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