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I.N. leads in underweight children in Region 1
Written by VENUS H. SARMIENTO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, July 14th, 2014

DAGUPAN CITY, July 14– The National Nutrition Council said the number of severely underweight and underweight children in Region 1 has dropped but the number of overweight children soared. The council’s records showed that severely underweight ...

Laoag police station adjudged Best in I.N.
It has 60 successful anti-crime police operations including 20 drug buy-bust, 11 search warrants
Written by Jun R. Guiang posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Saturday, July 12th, 2014

The Laoag Police Station headed by OIC Police Supt. Jeffrey Gorospe was adjudged as the best police station in Ilocos Norte during the past six-month period from January to June this year. A citation of commendation ...

.5M tree seedlings planted in uplands
To preserve nature and mitigate climate change--PENRO
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, June 29th, 2014

More than 500,000 seedlings of timber and fruit bearing trees were planted in the mountainous areas of Ilocos Norte to mark environment month. Engr. Juan P. de los Reyes Jr., Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Officer ...

Madame Imelda to bring icon of Sto. Niño de Cebu to Ilocos Norte
On the occasion of her 85th birthday
Written by PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, June 29th, 2014

In celebration of her 85th birthday on July 2, Ilocos Norte Congresswoman Imelda Marcos (2nd district) will offer an extraordinary gift to the Ilocanos by bringing to the province the most venerated religious statue of ...

PIA, KBP go for “Kapihan”
Written by ARIEL PAOLO A. TEJADA posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, June 27th, 2014

LAOAG CITY, June 27 – The Philippine Information Agency (PIA) – Ilocos Norte Information Center together with the provincial chapter of the Kapisanan ng mga Broadkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP) has launched a monthly “kapihan” called ...

Pet dog killed in accident gets a decent burial
Written by Excel D. Guiang posted on Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

PINILI, Ilocos Norte, June 25–For excessive love to their pet dog who died in a road accident, the child-less Saturnino couple of Brgy. Badio, of this town accorded the canine a decent burial like a ...

High costs of garlic enrich middlemen?
Gov. IRM urges farmers to plant more vegetables
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

PASUQUIN, Ilocos Norte, June 22 – A top garlic trader said the prevailing garlic prices are driven by market forces and it may stabilize in the coming months. Wilfredo Valdez, president of federated vegetable growers association ...

Two tourist aides are honest
They found P100,000 cash & returned it to the rightful owner
Written by PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

Two of the 600 local tourist aides hired under the Paoay Kumakaway! Summer Program of Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte proved themselves to be honest when they found a P100,000 cash and returned it to ...

Dinky lauds Ilocos Norte as model
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

LAOAG CITY— Social Welfare Secretary Corazon “Dinky” Juliano-Soliman has cited Ilocos Norte as model province in poverty reduction campaign. Of the 247,882 identified poor households in Region 1, it was reported that only 10% or 24,890 ...

Repair of 2 Batac bridges till August, October?
Written by Freddie G. Lazaro posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, June 18th, 2014

BATAC CITY, June 18 – Public works officials have assured commuters and motorists that normal vehicular traffic flow along the national road here will be restored when the repair works of two bridges are completed ...

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