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COFFEELANDIA IN MT. LAMMIN
It will be the biggest Arabica plantation in Ilocos region
Written by MCA/FGL, PIA-1 Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 8th, 2015

PIDDIG, Ilocos Norte, Feb. 8 – At least 1,600 hectares are being developed as a viable coffee plantation site courtesy of national government agencies and the local government here. Of the total land area, 10 hectares ...

CRIME-PRONE SPOT IN NORTE
CARTs operate in
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA – 1 Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 8th, 2015

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City, Feb. 8 — To strengthen police visibility in various tourist destinations and crime prone areas in Ilocos Norte, the innovative top police officials in the province have put up mini outposts ...

NOBODY ADMITS BLAME–BLANCO
On the escape of seized Taiwanese vessel from the Currimao seaport
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, February 1st, 2015

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City, Jan. 28–Senior Superintendent Sterling Blanco, acting police provincial director of Ilocos Norte, reported that none of the concerned government agencies had voluntarily admitted blame on the alleged Jan. 17, 2015 escape ...

FALLEN HERO FROM I.NORTE HONORED
People are teary-eyed and emotional as bugler plays taps, w/ 21-gun salute
Written by pgin-cmo posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 30th, 2015

PROV’L CAPITOL, Laoag City, Jan. 30–As fitting tribute to the late Police Officer 2 Omar A. Nacionales of Ilocos Norte and his 43 dead comrades of the Philippine National Police Special Action Forces (SAF), all ...

MONEY LENDER SHOT DEAD
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Monday, January 26th, 2015

BATAC CITY, Jan. 26–Two assailants on foot fatally shot Ruel Renon, a money lender, at a busy street at Brgy. Caunayan here this afternoon, police said. The attack occurred while Renon was busy collecting debt payments ...

LONGEST BOODLE FIGHT SET IN LAOAG
To aim Guinness world record, city will hold mass eating spree in 5-km long dining table
Written by (Cherry Joy D. Garma/PIA posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 25th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, Jan. 25 — This booming northern Philippines metropolis called “Sunshine City” is gunning for a global title–to capture Guinness Book of World Record for the longest ‘boodle fight’. Laoag is readying to stage the ...

Farewell teacher Malapit!
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

PAGUDPUD, Ilocos Norte, Jan. 22– A great teacher is gone. He is Alejandro Malapit, 50, head teacher of Burayoc elementary school in this town, who was found dead inside his room in Brgy. Ligaya here ...

I.Norte: Nest of windmills
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, January 4th, 2015

Ilocos Norte has maintained its title as the “home of the largest renewable energy wind farms in Southeast Asia” with two big wind farms successfully opened in the last quarter of the year: the 150 ...

S/S BLANCO NAMED OIC
He says INPPO will focus on daily police operations: conduct of checkpoints, application of arrest warrants vs. wanted persons, etc.
Written by Theo S. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 2nd, 2015

CAMP CAPT. VALENTIN S. JUAN, Laoag City, Jan. 2—Former Laoag City police chief Senior Superintendent Sterling Raymund Blanco was designated officer-in-charge of the Ilocos Norte police provincial office here. A native of Laoag City, Colonel Blanco ...

‘Damili Festival’ : The biggest event in the province– Mayor Valdez
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, December 30th, 2014

SAN NICOLAS, Ilocos Norte — Former First Lady now Congresswoman Imelda Marcos led the crowd of tourists, visitors, “balikbayan” and residents in watching the street-dance parade that highlighted the “2014 Damili Festival” here, over the ...

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