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Ilocos Norte to boost ‘sports tourism’ potential, to host bigger triathlon event
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 9th, 2016

Ultimately highlighting the province’s famous tourist sites, the ‘Tri Ilocos Norte,’ is once again set to hit the roads on March 19, 2016 as it is expected to bring a bigger boost to the ‘sports ...

Newcastle disease hits 14 towns in I. Norte
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Sunday, March 6th, 2016

LAOAG CITY – At least 14 municipalities in the province of Ilocos Norte are now affected by the Newcastle disease virus, the Department of Agriculture, Ilocos regional office reported. The DA report said at least 65 ...

Laoag bypass road ready by year 2018
Alternate road is 3.2 km long; bridge costs P600 M-plus
Written by Cherry Joy D. Garma posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

LAOAG CITY, March 2 – The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) in Region 1 said construction of the third phase of the more than P600 million-four lane Laoag by-pass road is now at ...

Ilocos Norte starts preparation for tourist influx this summer
Written by John Michael Mugas, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) has its preparations underway for the summer as thousands of tourist are expected to flock in Ilocos Norte during the season, revealed by Ilocos Norte Tourism Office (INTO). Based ...

PGIN, PRC to partner for mobile outreach
Written by Mizpah Grace G. Castro, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

The Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte (PGIN) through partnership with the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) shall conduct a mobile outreach at the Provincial Auditorium this Friday, March 5. New board-passers and professionals looking to process their ...

P100K FOR INFO ON WIND FARM BOMBERS
Cash reward will come from PGIN fund
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

CAMP JUAN, Laoag City Feb. 23 – Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos has offered a P100,000 cash reward for any information that would lead to the arrest of those responsible in the bombing of two ...

BLAST TOPPLES 2 TRANSMISSION TOWERS
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Friday, February 19th, 2016

PASUQUIN, Ilocos Norte (Feb. 19) – Police authorities here are looking on all angles following the blasting of two transmission towers operated by wind farm developer UPC Renewables on Thursday night in Brgy. Tadao, this ...

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) ...

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