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Cops, divers begin clean-up drive to save corals in Gingoog coastal village

Published 10 day(s) ago

DIVING enthusiasts, led by police officers, have began removing fishing nets that got stuck at the bottom of the sea causing the destruction of corals in Puntod Shoal, Barangay San Juan, Gingoog City.

Pro-envi groups: Give Earth a break from trash this Lent

Published 10 day(s) ago

GIVE the Earth a break from garbage this Holy Week.

NorMin-based groups urge Duterte to run for VP in 2022

Published 10 day(s) ago

GROUPS from various sectors have joined organizations from all over the country in urging Pres. Rodrigo Duterte to run for vice president in the coming local and national elections next year.

Ofoodie partners with SM as newest food delivery service provider in Oro

Published 10 day(s) ago

A SOFTWARE development company has joined the local food delivery industry but offering a more unique brand of services to Cagayanons.

Bukidnon prov’l vet urges hog raisers to dispose of livestock amid ASF scare

Published 10 day(s) ago

THE provincial veterinary office of Bukidnon has urged backyard pig growers in the province to dispose of their livestock soon as the African Swine Fever (ASF) has continued to wreak havoc on the hog industry in the region.

PDEA-10: More than half of NorMin villages now drug-free

Published 10 day(s) ago

THE Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-10 (PDEA-10) said Tuesday, March 23, it is aiming to increase the number of drug-free villages in the region after more than half of the total barangays in Northern Mindanao have been cleared of narcotics.

Rights group questions arrest of its worker in Oro

Published 10 day(s) ago

THE human rights watchdog Karapatan has questioned the arrest of its worker Renalyn Tejero by the police recently as it is now initiating legal moves to release her.

OWWA-10 brings in 27K NorMin OFWs in 2020

Published 10 day(s) ago

THE Overseas Workers Welfare Administration-10 (OWWA-10) has assisted about thousands of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who have returned to their respective hometowns amid the threat of the coronavirus pandemic last year.

OWWA-10 brings in 27K NorMin OFWs in 2020

Published 10 day(s) ago

THE Overseas Workers Welfare Administration-10 (OWWA-10) has assisted about thousands of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who have returned to their respective hometowns amid the threat of the coronavirus pandemic last year.

‘Green’ group warns of skin whiteners sold online

Published 10 day(s) ago

AN environmental group has warned of skin-whitening products that are laden with harmful chemicals being sold on the internet.

Send AstraZeneca vaccines to other regions: Rufus

Published 17 day(s) ago

DEPUTY Speaker Rufus Rodriguez is appealing to vaccination czar Carlito Galvez and Health Secretary Francisco Duque III to send AstraZeneca vaccines to other regional and LGU hospitals and private referral hospitals for their health workers.

Phividec insists no quarrying allowed inside industrial zone in Misamis Oriental

Published 17 day(s) ago

The Phividec Industrial Authority (PIA) has maintained that it will not allow quarry operators to resume their operations inside its property in Tagoloan town, Misamis Oriental, citing legal and environmental repercussions.

Galvez’s message to soldiers: Get free vaccine or buy your own

Published 17 day(s) ago

Government soldiers who may not want to avail of the free vaccine from China now being made available to the members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines has an option to buy their own.