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Ilocos Norte soon to be a cruise ship destination
Written by Ma. RhonaY sabel B. Daoang, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, January 21st, 2017

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) announced this week that Star Cruises, one of the biggest international cruise ship companies, has chosen Laoag (Ilocos Norte) one of their cruise destinations. Xavier Ruiz, provincial tourism operations ...

Slain man’s sex organ cut off, his body bears 15 stab wounds
Gory killing on the road
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Monday, January 16th, 2017

BACARRA, Ilocos Norte, Jan. 16—A 58-year-old man, whose family now lives in USA, was found dead at dawn today in a roadside about 200 meters away from his residence  at  Brgy. Cabaruan, this town. Police said ...

I.N. as coal-free province pushed
To protect public health and environment
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 15th, 2017

Concerned on possible health hazards from coal waste and negative effect on the environment, Governor Imee R. Marcos is firm to strengthen provincial efforts banning the production and use of coal in Ilocos Norte. Provincial Resolution ...

“Task Force Kurikong” to stop spread of mango pests in Ilocos Norte
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, January 14th, 2017

Through the joint efforts of Governor Imee R. Marcos, Ricardo “Carding” Tolentino, and the Provincial Millennium Development Goals (MDG) Office, Ilocano farmers are advised to help address the possible spreading and infestation of cecid flies ...

Mayors’ League prexy expresses support to Pres. Duterte’s anti-drug campagin
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Friday, January 13th, 2017

DINGRAS, Ilocos Norte (Jan. 13) – Mayor Edrio Valenzuela, President of League of Municipalities – Ilocos Norte chapter, said that he fully supports the anti-drug campaign of the Duterte administration. He made the declaration following the ...

ASEAN to boost tourism industry in Ilocos Norte
Written by Cherry Joy Discaya-Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

LAOAG CITY, January 11 (PIA) – The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) is expecting a huge influx of tourists in the province as the country is set to host the Association of Southeast Asian ...

Ilocana OFW in MMFF’s best docu-film says “Nawa’y magsilbi itong inspirasyon”
Written by Ma. Rhona Ysabel B. Daoang, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 8th, 2017

An Ilocana Overseas Filipino Worker who starred in the Metro Manila Film Festival’s Best Picture: Sunday Beauty Queen thanked Governor Imee R. Marcos for supporting SBQ. “Nagpapasalamat ako kay Governor Imee sa pagbibigay sa akin ng ...

I.N. gets 6 brand new PCSO ambulances
One unit was given each to municipalities of Dingras, Bangui, Pagudpud, Sarrat; and also to PDRRMC & MMM-MC
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, January 7th, 2017

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) turned over a total of 13 ambulance units to the Provincial Governments of Ilocos Norte (PGIN), Ilocos Sur, and Abra on January 6, 2017. Jose Jorge Corpuz, PCSO chairman, reiterated ...

PNB’s gift giving project
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Officials and personnel of the Laoag, Laoag-Castro, Batac and Pasuquin branches of Philippine National Bank (PNB) hold a gift giving activity for the patients of the maternity and pediatrics wards of the Gov. Roque B. ...

‘House of Inabel’ launched
Written by Ma. Rhona Ysabel B. Daoang, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 1st, 2017

To preserve and strengthen the Ilocano weaving tradition called pinagabel, an establishment called House of Inabel by Magdalena Gamayo was launched last December 26, 2016  in Pinili, Ilocos Norte. A Spanish style brick house had been ...

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