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Mayor Calucag, Councilor Sacro settle feud
All is well that ends well
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, February 26th, 2017

SOLSONA, Ilocos Norte, Feb. 25– Mayor Alex Calucag of this town and his councilor Bob Sacro finally settled their personal differences through a dialogue held at a neutral ground here on Thursday, particularly at the ...

Gov. Imee calls for support to DU30
“EDSA I‘86 was a very big mistake” -- Prof. Yumul
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 26th, 2017

Ilocanos here gathered in front of the Ilocos Norte Provincial Capitol in Laoag City on February 25, as a show of support and solidarity behind President Rodrigo Duterte’s campaign against illegal drugs and other crimes, ...

311 PNP recruits undergo training
Composed of 100 females and 211 males
Written by PNP Region 1 posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, February 6th, 2017

CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO, San Fernando, La Union – A total of 311 newly appointed police recruits bid farewell to their respective families and loved ones as they departed for one-year training after they ...

RD Acuña inspects “Tulay ng Pangulo” project in Laoag
Written by Jopo Guerrero/DAR posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 5th, 2017

The newly appointed regional director of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in region one, visited Ilocos Norte recently to inspect some of the projects of DAR in the province. Acuña, a former provincial agrarian reform ...

Publisher’s daughter wins Little Miss Laoag City 2017 title
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, February 5th, 2017

Cyrene Isobel S. Guiang Beauteous and witty child Cyrene Isobel Sor Guiang, 4 years old, was crowned  Little Miss Laoag City 2017 on Feb. 3  after she won in the beauty and brains competition among Day ...

“I. N. is nation’s 1st ISO certified province”
The accreditation timely for the province’s bicentennial celeb next year
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 5th, 2017

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) was granted ISO 9001:2015 certification by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) on January 30, making it the first province nationwide to receive this accreditation. ISO is a non-governmental ...

Ilocos Norte crime rate down by 60%
Index crime: From 1,500 in 2015 to 600 in 2016
Written by Ma. Rhona Ysabel B. Daoang, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, January 30th, 2017

Citing a strong partnership with the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) and their relentless drive against crime, Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Director S/Supt. Jose Melencio Nartatez Jr. reported that crime rate in Ilocos Norte ...

PGIN, PLDT, Smart sign MOA for PIRM 911 hotline
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, January 26th, 2017

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN), PLDT, and Smart Telecommunications signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) yesterday, January 25, officially launching the Provincial Incidence Response Management (PIRM) 911. PIRM 911 opened to the public as ...

Drive on safety, security enhanced
PNP to intensify implementation of Oplan Galugad, Oplan Allokoy
Written by Ma. Rhona Ysabel B. Daoang, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte and the Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Office have joined efforts to ensure public safety and security through Oplan Galugad, Oplan Allokoy and other related operations this 2017. Oplan Galugad is ...

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 ...

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