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LC:Tan-ok champion for 3 years in a row
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro with Grace Ann I. Pajinag posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, December 8th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, Dec. 8 (PIA) — Laoag City, known as sunshine city of the north, bagged for the third time the grand champion award of the province’s 4th “Tan-ok ni Ilocano Festival” of Festivals held ...

SBm, a crash victim, dies after 7 days in hospital
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Monday, December 8th, 2014

DINGRAS, Ilocos Norte, Dec. 8– After one week in hospital due to motorcycle crash head injury, Sanggunian Bayan member Samuel Demandante of this town succumbed to cardiac arrest, report said. Doctors saw improved result of CT ...

CRY FOR JUSTICE
For slain lady junior naval officer 1Lt. Shelina Calumay of Batac City
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, December 4th, 2014

BATAC CITY, Dec. 4–The cadaver of 33-year-old junior naval officer 1Lt. Shelina Saguiguit Calumay was brought to her hometown here on Saturday night, Nov. 30, five days after she was found mysteriously murdered inside Fort ...

Laoag wins Tan-ok dance fest anew
Written by Grazielle Mae A. Sales, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Laoag City’s Pamulinawen Festival won for the third time the 4th Tan-ok ni Ilocano Festival of Festivals dance competition held at the Marcos Stadium, Laoag City last Saturday, November 29, 2014. It bested the other ...

Poverty drove her to study hard till she topped the board exam
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, November 9th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, Nov. 9 — Hardship in life is sometimes rewarded with big success. This was proven true by Noralyn Fernandez Sacoco, who put Ilocos Norte in the national limelight for topping the recent Licensure ...

Beware of hypertension
Mid-2014: 47 death cases; Last year: 293 fatalities
Written by Theo S. Guiang with report from D.D./abs cbn tv patrol ilocos posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, November 6th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, Ilocos Norte, Nov. 6–As we, the Christian people, are about to celebrate Christmas season this year, the Provincial Health Office in Ilocos Norte has warned the public about the danger of high blood ...

Windmill Race
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Friday, October 31st, 2014

Some 250 megawatts of power from three wind farms in Ilocos Norte are expected to boost the country’s energy supply starting this year until early 2015 that could help ease the country’s electricity shortage, Energy ...

IN: Top in tourist arrival
Written by Venus Sarmiento posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, October 31st, 2014

Tourist arrival in Region I has hit almost a million in 2013, the big chunk accounts for domestic tourists. Regional Director Martin Valera of the Department of Tourism said domestic tourists reached 850,129 while foreign travelers ...

Wind farms in IN impressive
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro, PIA – 1 Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, October 31st, 2014

LAOAG CITY, Oct. 31 (PIA) – Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla said energy generated from wind and solar farm projects in Ilocos Norte will ease the country’s looming power crisis next year. “The establishment of various ...

A weird story about Julie retold
Written by theo s. guiang w/ report from bombo posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, October 31st, 2014

LAOAG CITY, Oct. 31–Somewhere in Tagipuro islet near Brgy. Cavit this city, a group of fisherfolks found a skeletal remains of an unknown woman in March 2006. On the same month, police were also looking for ...

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