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New generation of politicos win in Ilocos Norte
Written by Ma. Cristina Arzadon posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, May 24th, 2013

LAOAG CITY, May 14 (PIA) — As expected, time-tested political dynasties dominated the Ilocos Norte result of election. The Commission on Elections has proclaimed re-elected Governor Imee Marcos and her mother Representative Imelda Marcos including the ...

“Let us work together for the next 3 years
Ria Fariñas, daughter of Rep. RCF, tops SP’s both districts in I. Norte
Written by Cherry joy S. Discaya posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Friday, May 24th, 2013

LAOAG CITY, May 15 — The Commission on Elections has proclaimed all winning candidates in Ilocos Norte from the provincial posts down to the city and town levels. Both re-elected Governor Imee Marcos and Representative Imelda ...

Remove debris, winners told
Set a good example to constituents--PENRO
Written by Cherry joy S. Discaya posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

LAOAG CITY, May 22 — Ilocos Norte’s Team Operation Linis is calling on all winning candidates to help remove campaign posters littered everywhere in the aftermath of the elections. Led by the Provincial Environment and Natural ...

8-hour brownout in entire Ilocos Norte; 10 towns and Vigan City in Ilocos Sur on Apr 27
Written by Ariel Paolo A. Tejada posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, April 25th, 2013

LAOAG CITY, April 25 — The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has set an eight-hour power service interruption to the whole province of Ilocos Norte and some parts of Ilocos Sur from 7am ...

Massive vote-buying in Ilocos Norte?
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Thursday, April 25th, 2013

LAOAG CITY (April 24) – Provincial Election Supervisor Atty. Joel Gines has revealed that alleged vote-buying is a ‘perennial problem’ in Ilocos Norte based on past records. Gines, who is newly assigned here,  said that since ...

Drought hits 200 hectares in Ilocos Norte–PA Lagmay
Written by Ilocos Sentinel posted on Thursday, April 25th, 2013

LAOAG CITY (April 24) – Provincial Agriculturist Norma Lagmay reported that about 200 hectares of farmlands in Ilocos Norte are now affected by drought. She said that a recent survey conducted by the Provincial Agriculture Office ...

Energy company gives assistance to Laoag schools
Written by Ephraim Jovid Bulusan, CMO-Intern posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Thursday, April 18th, 2013

In cooperation with the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte, the Energy Development Corporation (EDC) awards certificates of entitlement to 12 public elementary schools in Ilocos Norte. The certificates entitle the initial batch of 12 schools selected ...

$300M wind farm breaks ground, reaffirms I. Norte as PHL’s renewables center
Written by Grazielle Mae A. Sales, PGIN-CMO posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Wednesday, April 17th, 2013

Energy Development Corporation (EDC) has celebrated today, April 17, the groundbreaking ceremony of a $300 million or about P12.3 billion wind power project to start operating next year in the town of Burgos, Ilocos Norte. Led ...

PGIN welcomes SEAIR’s first flight to Laoag
Written by Grazielle Mae A. Sales posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, April 15th, 2013

Executives of the Filipino-owned Southeast Asian Airlines Inc. (SEAIR) were welcomed by the Provincial Government of Ilocos Norte as it launched its first ever flight from Manila Domestic Airport to Laoag International Airport (LIA) last ...

Air industry in Laoag has come a long way
Written by Ariel Paolo Tejada posted in Ilocos Sentinel on Monday, April 15th, 2013

When Southeast Asian Airlines (SEAIR) Chief Executive Officer Olive Ramos first came to Laoag City in 2003, she drove from Manila to Laoag for 12 hours. That time, no airline company was flying to the city ...

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