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PGIN Task Force Trabaho hires 100 Ilocano nurses thru ‘Saguip Nars’ program
Written by John Michael Mugas posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 15th, 2016

As part of its efforts to further provide quality jobs among Ilocanos, the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte – Task Force Trabaho through the ‘Saguip Nars’ Program is set to deploy 100 nurses in various ...

MMSU graduates are 100% passers in nurses’ board exam
Written by Cherry Joy D. Garma/PIA1-Ilocos Norte posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, January 15th, 2016

LAOAG CITY, January 12 (PIA) – The Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) in Batac City has topped the the overal percentage result of the 2015 Nurse Licensure Examination (NLE), according to records of the Professional ...

Agkakabsat International to conduct Medical Mission on Jan. 18-22, 2016
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, January 10th, 2016

LAOAG CITY — A medical mission organized by the Agkakabsat International will be held at the Laoag City Gym on January 18-22, 2016. The group of doctors, nurses and other medical practitioners/officers offers various medical services. Naida ...

INPPO BEGINS CHECKPOINT OPNS
S/S Ocon is relieved, S/Supt. Jose Melencio Nartatez Jr,. is the new OIC Provincial Police Director in I. Norte
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, January 10th, 2016

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City – With the start today, Jan. 10 of the election period and gun ban, the Ilocos Norte Police Provincial Office has directed all police stations in the province to conduct checkpoint ...

Sirib scholars are now 1,460
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, December 31st, 2015

Attuned to its objective of enhancing quality education by providing more scholarship opportunities, the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte has granted a total of 1,919 scholarships to the Ilocano youth in 2015. At least 459 students ...

PESO reports 35% job growth in Ilocos Norte
Written by Jennifer T. Pambid, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

Through the provincial government’s efforts to bring more jobs to the Ilocanos, employment opportunities in Ilocos Norte increased to 35% from a mere three percent in 2010, according to the latest report from the Provincial ...

Paoay town loses top cop
Written by tsg with report from Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, December 30th, 2015

PAOAY, Ilocos Norte — The chief investigator of the Municipal Police Station of this town was gunned down in front of his house at around 10:00 a.m. last December 30. Police Officer 3 Nestor Achuela Sadian, ...

IN ILOCOS NORTE, TOURIST ARRIVALS HIT 1.6 MILLION-MARK
Written by John Michael Mugas posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, December 28th, 2015

As it continued to strengthen its ‘Paoay Kumakaway!’ tourism campaign, the Province of Ilocos Norte has recorded an estimated 1.6 million local and foreign tourists this 2015, the Ilocos Norte Tourism Office disclosed. Based on data, ...

Fifth tupig cook-off highlights Ilocos Norte’s “Paskua Mi Ditoy”
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, December 21st, 2015

Highlighting its “Paskua Mi Ditoy” (Pasko Namin Dito) Christmas tourism brand, the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) held the annual Solid North Tupig Cook-Off on December 21, in front of the Paoay Church. This year’s ...

Mayor Valdez believes 5 relieved cops are innocent
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Monday, December 21st, 2015

SAN NICOLAS, Ilocos Norte – The police chief and four of his men of the Municipal Police Station here were placed under preventive suspension pending the result of the investigation on the alleged payola claim ...

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