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Ilocos Norte sets sights on becoming ‘best little province’
Written by FREDDIE G. LAZARO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, September 1st, 2014

LAOAG CITY, September 1 (PIA) – With key development facilities in place, Ilocos Norte is on its way to becoming the country’s best little province, according to Governor Imee Marcos. “The objective is simple: a place ...

Written by GRAZIELLE MAE A. SALES/PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, August 31st, 2014

In a bid to push for long-term transformation, Governor Imee R. Marcos in her fourth State of the Province Address launched a new vision, IN2020, which calls on Ilocanos “to create a future at home” ...

Ilocos Norte radio-TV broadcasters join nationwide tree planting
Written by FREDDIE G. LAZARO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, August 30th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, August 30 (PIA) – Members of the Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster sa Pilipinas (KBP) – Ilocos Norte-Laoag City chapter led the planting of more than 1,000 saplings of Neem and Talisay trees during ...

She tops the geodetic engineer 2014 licensure examination
Written by theo s. guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, August 28th, 2014

NUEVA ERA, Ilocos Norte, Aug. 28–Ivy Elaine Aguilar Cadalzo, native of Barangobong, a remote upland barangay of this town, topped the August 2014 geodetic engineer licensure examination given by the Board of Geodetic Engineering. As No.1 ...

Windmills can fill in any power shortage
Electric coop may buy from these energy facilities at lower cost due to proximity --INEC president
Written by FREDDIE G. LAZARO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, August 22nd, 2014

LAOAG CITY, August 22 – Energy executives in the province are hopeful that the power produced from renewable energy facilities in Ilocos Norte would fill in the power shortage that is expected to occur in ...

Plant early to beat El Nino, tobacco farmers told
Written by FREDDIE G. LAZARO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, August 12 – Farmers in the Ilocos region were asked to plant tobacco ahead of the usual cropping season to reduce the impact of the emerging dry spell that is expected to occur ...

1,246 tobacco farmers target 8M seedlings
For NTA’s massive tree planting projects in Regions 1, 2, Cordillera, Mindoro and Rizal provinces
Written by FREDDIE G. LAZARO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, August 8th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, August 8 – Aside from producing Virginia and native tobacco leaves, tobacco farmers have earned extra income from growing of assorted seedlings for the massive tree planting projects of the National Tobacco Administration ...

Veteran broadcaster
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Diomedes “Medy” Lorenzo passed away during confinement at the hospital in Laoag City about 4 a.m. of Tuesday, Aug. 5 at the age of 73 due to lingering illness, relatives said. Lorenzo was former station manager ...

GRO hacked with samurai sword
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Monday, August 4th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, Aug. 4–Guest relations officer Marlene Panganiban, 24, single, has a bandage in the forehead and back head when she narrated to reporters how she got her wounds from the hand of a samurai-wielding ...

LGU-Paoay to collect green fees, charges from tourists visiting town’s attractions
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, August 3rd, 2014

PAOAY, ILOCOS NORTE—The municipal government of Paoay here will soon collect green fees and charges from all local and foreign tourists who will be visiting several historical and beauty spots in this town following an ...

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