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Alleged “paluwagan” scam in Ilocos Norte; Complainants claim they lost P8.2 million
Written by Sentinel Dispatch & Freddie Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

The National Bureau of Investigation in Ilocos Norte vowed to help probe the alleged “paluwagan” investment scam in the province in response to the request of several complainants who claimed to be victims of said ...

Four new cases of chikungunya recorded in Pagudpud
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

PAGUDPUD, Ilocos Norte (Sept. 8) – At least four local residents here have been tested positive of chikungunya virus, Pagudpud Mayor Marlon Sales confirmed. Sales said that the four are among the eight patients who had ...

Two accused in Mayor Pambid slay sentenced to 10-year imprisonment
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Friday, September 4th, 2015

LAOAG CITY (Sept. 4) – Two of the five accused in the killing of former Marcos town mayor Rogelio Pambid were sentenced to 10-year imprisonment while the three other accused were acquitted. Judge Benjamin Turgano of ...

INWD prepares for El Niño
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Monday, August 31st, 2015

LAOAG CITY — In anticipation of the adverse effect of El Niño, the local water district here has started drilling additional wells in Laoag City, Badoc, and Solsona. Ilocos Norte Water District General Manager John Teodoro ...

Paoay cited as the country’s most competitive town
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, August 26th, 2015

PAOAY, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 26 (PIA) – – Governor Imee Marcos has commended this historic town for having been adjudged as the country’s most competitive municipality noting its growing efficiency. Marcos, who coined the province’s tourism ...

Written by pgin-cmo posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, August 23rd, 2015

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte has sought immediate assistance from the national government to help rehabilitate the province from Typhoon Ineng’s heavy damages on infrastructure projects, agricultural crops, livestock and other properties valued at ...

I. Norteneans are proud of SPO1 Manuela–Gov. Imee
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro/PIA-1 Ilocos Norte with reports from PNP Ilocos Norte and PNP Region 1 posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, August 17th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, Aug. 17 (PIA) – – Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos has commended Senior Police Officer 1 Aurora Joy Del Rosario-Manuela for being one of this year’s national awardees in the Search for Country’s ...

Poverty rate nosedives from 28% to 8.4% ; Province is now richer by P1.42 billion; Economy rapidly grows at 16.7%
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, August 16th, 2015

Governor Imee Marcos has generally described the province as newly transformed Ilocos Norte, citing various impressive accomplishments such as poverty reduction, doubled financial income, more student scholars, more job opportunities and tales of Ilocanos who ...

She says: Dynasty issue here is serious, “bagets” type candidates are preferred
Written by Jun R. Guiang posted on Thursday, July 30th, 2015

LAOAG CITY, July 26– Can Gov. Imee Marcos attain her political goal of One Ilocos Norte in this so called Marcos Country come 2016 presidential and local elections? This question cropped up on the heels of ...

Ilocos Norte hosts 24th NL business confab
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, July 13th, 2015

Top officials and members of the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI) gathered for the very first time in Ilocos Norte on July 8-10 to participate in the 24th North Luzon Area Business Conference ...

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