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Worth in agri crops and infrastructure projects; 19 houses in Nueva Era and one in Pagudpud ruined
Written by tsg with report from PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, October 12th, 2015

The estimated total cost of damages to agriculture and infrastructure caused by typhoon Lando in Ilocos Norte has reached over P55 million-mark, provincial officials reported. Gov. Imee Marcos said they had already informed the chairman of ...

Comelec to accept COCs on Oct. 12-16
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Sunday, October 11th, 2015

LAOAG CITY – An official of the Commission on Elections here said that all local Comelec offices in Ilocos Norte are now ready to attend to the filing of the Certificates of Candidacy (COCs)  starting ...

7 Vietnamese fishers held off Currimao
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, October 9th, 2015

CURRIMAO, Ilocos Norte, Oct. 9- Government authorities arrested seven Vietnamese fishermen  off Currimao shores yesterday for alleged illegal entry in Philippine territory. Commander John B. Montes reported that his crew intercepted the foreign fishing vessel , ...

To accommodate max 264 MW power generation from 3 windmill farms in Ilocos Norte
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro/ PIA – 1Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, October 4th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, Oct. 4– The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) upgraded the power transformer of its substation to accommodate the growing power generation capacity from the three wind farms in Ilocos Norte. NGCP’s North-Luzon ...

Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Sunday, October 4th, 2015

DO YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH DATA COLLECTION/ASSESSMENT IN EARLY GRADES? The Education Development Center (EDC), a US-based international, nongovernmental organization, is seeking experienced professionals for Basa Pilipinas, a project in the Philippines funded by the United ...

M/Sgt. Cariaga awarded one of 10 top soldiers
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN – CMO/Photo by Alaric Yanos, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, October 1st, 2015

Governor Imee R. Marcos has commended Master Sergeant Arnel Guerrero Cariaga who hails from Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte for having been awarded one of the Ten Outstanding Philippine Soldiers (TOPS) of 2015. On September 3, 2015, Cariaga, ...

Violators face 12-to-20-year imprisonment and Fine from P50,000 to P100,000
Written by APRIL M. MONTES posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, September 28th, 2015

The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines has appealed for public support in the prevention of pilferage of transmission line hardware and materials owned by NGCP in order to sustain the reliability and stability of ...

World-class resort-hotel puts Sarrat town in tourism map
Written by CHERRY JOY GARMA/PIA-1, Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, September 21st, 2015

SARRAT, Ilocos Norte, Sept. 21 – Equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, the newest resort and hotel that aims to bring this interior eastern town of Ilocos Norte in the Philippine tourism map opened its door to ...

BBM: Rep. Fariñas wanted to change arrangement in One Ilocos; RCF contradicts BBM’s allegation
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Thursday, September 17th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, Sept. 17– As the filing of Certificates of Candidacy (CoCs) nears October 12-16 period set by Comelec, political disunity in Ilocos Norte seems to rear its ugly head, pundits said. This observation surfaced following ...

Various activities set to honor the late President Ferdinand Marcos; Marcos Fiesta, now on its 4th year, is one of the province’s biggest festivities
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, September 11th, 2015

Ilocos Norte will celebrate the 98th birth anniversary of the late President Ferdinand Edralin Marcos, known among the Ilocanos as Apo Lakay with youth group-centered activities beginning Sept. 9 to honor its favorite son. The widow, ...

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