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DOST to hold National Science and Technology Week
Written by Monette H. Herrera posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, July 10th, 2016

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in Ilocos region will be holding the National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) celebration on July 25-29, 2016 at the CSI the City Mall, San Fernando City, La ...

Pagdilao’s parents believe son is innocent
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

PINILI, Ilocos Norte (July 6) – The parents of former National Capital Region Police Office director C/Supt. Joel Pagdilao, disputed the accusation that their son is a protector of illegal drug syndicates. Pagdilao was among those ...

Despite wounded, he retaliates killing the gunman on the spot: Slain suspect is No. 10 on listed Most Wanted Persons in I. Norte
Written by tsg w/ reports from rj, ma, nrt, tc, kl posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

ADAMS, Ilocos Norte, July 6—Former municipal mayor-turned vice mayor-elect Eric Bawingan of this upland town narrowly escaped death after he survived a bloody attack staged by a lone masked gunman who barged in his house ...

Region 1 population reaches 5 million-mark
Written by Joanne Namnama P. Dilim/PIA-1 La Union with reports from PSA-1 posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

SAN FERNANDO CITY, July 5 (PIA) – Region 1 population reaches five million, an official from the Philippine Statistics Authority in Ilocos said. Regional director Socrates Ramores of PSA-1 said as of August 1, 2015, the ...

Top care for SCs, IPs, PWDs, youth, for the next three years –Imee
Mom Rep. Imelda, son SPm Matthew, cousin VG Angelo, cousin SPm Nonong join her in the mass oath-taking rites
Written by (Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO) posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, July 1st, 2016

Ilocos Norte re-elected Governor Imee R. Marcos formally took her oath of office during the inauguration ceremony held at Plaza del Norte Hotel and Convention Center in Laoag City on Tuesday, June 30, 2016. Over 200 ...

DU30’s speech draws praises
Written by Cherry Joy. D. Garma/PIA1-Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, June 30th, 2016

LAOAG CITY, June 30 (PIA) – The 16-minute inaugural speech of the newly installed President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Thursday has drawn positive feedback from different sectors in Ilocos Norte. Most of the Ilocanos here were ...

Probe on missing P90M city fund ends; Acting city treasurer is designated
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, June 26th, 2016

LAOAG CITY, June 26—The controversy-tainted City Treasurer’s Office is back to normal operation after it got temporarily paralyzed for a week following a marathon investigation by joint team of Commission on Audit and regional Bureau ...

Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, June 19th, 2016

LAOAG CITY, June 19—The city government of Laoag may turn financially poorer by multi-million pesos as the Commission on Audit (COA) dropped a bombshell — a whopping P90 million public fund was missing from the ...

PDRRMRC prepares early for rainy season
Solsona, Dingras, Paoay towns are identified as high risk areas
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, June 12th, 2016

With the onset of rainy season this year, the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management and Resiliency Council (PDRRMRC) began preparing for the possible effects of La Niña in Ilocos Norte. Governor Imee Marcos said disaster preparedness ...

Municipal assessor arrested for illegal drugs
Gov. Imee Marcos gives negative reaction
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, June 5th, 2016

Governor Imee Marcos expressed dismay over the recent arrest of the municipal assessor of Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte for alleged illegal drugs. The suspect (name withheld by Sentinel) was tagged by police as one of the town’s ...

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