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Mango growers air support for Poe
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Thursday, February 18th, 2016

LAOAG CITY – Presidential bet Grace Poe has the political support of the mango growers in Ilocos Norte and the whole Region 1. This was evident by their presence during the campaign sortie of Senator Poe ...

Ilocos Norte to support gender equality, to host first Miss Gay pageant
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, February 12th, 2016

For the first time, the province of Ilocos Norte is set to host a gay beauty pageant dubbed as the “Miss Ilocoslovakla” on February 14, 2016 in front of the Provincial Capitol. The pageant intensifies the ...

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 ...

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