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PGIN awards MINC cards to PUJ, tricycle drivers
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, February 12th, 2016

Sen. Cynthia Villar graces the Ilocos Norte Capitol on the province’s 198th foundation anniversary celebration, just in time to witness the Open Capitol Day as well as awards ceremonies with the Philippine National Police (PNP) ...

4×4 rides, unsafe? Operators air side
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Friday, February 12th, 2016

LAOAG CITY (Feb. 12) – Four-by-four jeep operators and drivers have disputed a claim that their 4×4 rides for rent at the La Paz sand dunes here are unsafe for sports ride adventure by tourists ...

I. Norte candidates sign peace pact
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA- 1 Ilcoos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, February 9th, 2016

ST. WILLIAM CATHEDRAL, LAOAG CITY, February 9 – Local candidates in Ilocos Norte for various elective posts have signed a peace covenant here for safe and fair elections (SAFE) in the May 9 national and ...

In Year 2018, PGIN eyes a grand 200th anniv celeb
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 7th, 2016

As it gears for a grand bicentennial founding anniversary celebration in 2018, Ilocos Norte continues to showcase what makes it “the best little province” during its 198th foundation celebration held last February 5. “Nandito pa rin ...

School holds free legal aid to Ilocos Norte residents
Written by Cherry Joy D. Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

LAOAG CITY, February 1 (PIA) – Students and teachers of the Northwestern University-College of Law (NU-COL) took a break from their classes and provided free legal services in San Jose village here to keep the ...

Young police officer dies in vehicular accident
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Monday, February 1st, 2016

BANNA, Ilocos Norte – PO1 Jhaymar Macugay was a dedicated member of Banna police station, colleagues said. They said they will miss him despite his short stint in their station. For 5 months, he shown dedication ...

Feb. 10 is non-working holiday in Laoag City
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Monday, February 1st, 2016

LAOAG CITY, February 1 (PIA) –February 10, 2016 is a special non-working holiday in Laoag City in celebration of its 20th Pamulinawen Festival. In a Presidential Proclamation Order No. 1207 signed by Executive Secretary Paquito Ochoa, ...

INEC, South Korean firm ink MOA Solar power plant to rise in Dingras
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, January 31st, 2016

DINGRAS, Ilocos Norte – INEC Director Enrico ‘Cocoy’ Ruiz announced that a 1-MW solar power plant will soon rise in this town. Director Ruiz said that a South Korean company will utilize the 1-hectare idle lot ...

Ilocos Norte marks 1st anniversary of Mamasapano incident, honors SAF Fallen 44
Written by PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 29th, 2016

Following exactly a year after the Mamasapano incident, the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte honors today, January 25, the 44 slain commandos of the Special Action Force (SAF) during a ceremony held at the Provincial ...

Ilocos Norte to transport 20k kilos of garlic to Manila
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Agricultural economy in Ilocos Norte faced a bright prospect as the first order of garlic crops weighing 20,000 kgs. will be shipped to Metro Manila in response to market deman, according to Edwin Cariño of ...

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