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2 slain in stabbing
by Lino Dela Cruz - January 27, 2019 - 12:00am
Two persons were killed in separate stabbing incidents last Friday.
Maute leader’s bounty raised to P6 million
by Lino Dela Cruz - June 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Authorities have raised the reward money for the capture of a Maute leader who is believed to have survived the recent military air strikes in the towns of Tubaran and Pagayawan in Lanao del Sur.
Clan war behind ambush of Lanao del Norte mayor
by Lino Dela Cruz - May 24, 2018 - 12:00am
A task force investigating the ambush of Mayor Lacson Lantud of Pantao Ragat town in this province said clan war was the motive for the attack.
Iligan claims ownership of National Steel plant
by Lino Dela Cruz - November 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
The Iligan City government has declared ownership of the moribund National Steel Corp. (NSC) plant after the liquidator failed to redeem the company’s real properties with more than  P5 billion tax liabilities ...
AFP, police secure Iligan from Maute attacks
by Lino Dela Cruz - June 12, 2017 - 4:00pm
Authorities here are bracing for a possible spillover of the fighting in Marawi City, where clashes started last May 23 between government troops and Maute terrorists that have left more than 200 people dead and...
Rody visits wake of slain soldiers
by Lino Dela Cruz - May 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
President Duterte arrived here yesterday for a briefing on the situation in Marawi City following attacks by the Maute group that he said was being aided by foreign terrorists.
Regencia’s lawyers want to question witness anew
by Lino Dela Cruz - December 12, 2016 - 12:00am
Lawyers of detained mayor Celso Regencia wanted a witness in the multiple murder and frustrated murder charges filed against him to appear in court anew for cross examination.
Hotshots-Fuel Masters showdown in Lanao postponed
by Lino Dela Cruz - December 7, 2016 - 12:00am
The scheduled PBA Philippine Cup game on Saturday in Lanao del Norte was postponed, according to provincial officials.
Village exec shot dead
by Lino Dela Cruz - September 2, 2016 - 12:00am
A village councilman in Barangay Saray in this city was shot dead by unidentified men on Wednesday night.
Arrest warrants out in Belmonte slay try
by Lino Dela Cruz - August 11, 2015 - 10:00am
A local court of Misamis Oriental yesterday issued warrants for the arrest of the 14 accused in the slay try on Rep. Vicente Belmonte Jr. last year.
Iligan mayor suspended for abuse of authority
by Lino Dela Cruz - March 28, 2015 - 12:00am
Iligan City Mayor Celso Regencia has been suspended for six months for abuse of authority.
Belmonte slay try suspects snub pre-trial
by Lino Dela Cruz - March 22, 2015 - 12:00am
None of the suspects in the slay try on Iligan Rep. Vicente Belmonte showed up during the preliminary investigation of the case last Friday, a spokesman for the lawmaker said yesterday.
Pre-trial for Belmonte ambush case set
by Lino Dela Cruz - March 15, 2015 - 12:00am
The preliminary investigation for the multiple murder and multiple frustrated murder charges filed against the suspects in the ambush on Iligan Rep. Vicente Belmonte’s convoy has been set on March 20 and April...
Kin seek probe of Lanao vice mayor’s death
by Lino Dela Cruz - February 24, 2015 - 12:00am
Relatives of the vice mayor of Maigo, Lanao del Norte have called for a probe by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) into the cause of his death.
Iligan lawmaker files murder raps vs suspects in ambush
by Lino Dela Cruz - January 22, 2015 - 12:00am
Iligan City Rep. Vicente Belmonte Jr. yesterday filed multiple murder charges against the suspects in the ambush on his convoy in Laguindingan, Misamis Oriental last Dec. 11 that killed three of his aides and left...
Belmonte ambush: NBI confirms bloodstains in getaway car
by Lino Dela Cruz - December 21, 2014 - 12:00am
The stains found in a sport utility vehicle (SUV) allegedly used as a getaway car by the suspects in the ambush of Rep. Vicente Belmonte were confirmed to be bloodstains, the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI)...
Ex-police officer shot dead
by Lino Dela Cruz - October 5, 2014 - 12:00am
A former police officer was shot dead after attending a court hearing for a robbery case filed against him in Barangay Tubod here Friday.
200 hospitalized due to diarrhea, amoebiasis
by Lino Dela Cruz - September 21, 2014 - 12:00am
More than 200 people from 20 villages here have been hospitalized due to diarrhea and amoebiasis, reportedly caused by contaminated water.
Iligan cop wanted for radioman’s slay
by Lino Dela Cruz - September 14, 2014 - 12:00am
A police officer serving as a bodyguard of this city’s mayor is wanted in connection with the killing of a radio broadcaster last year.
United in rebuilding Iligan
by Lino Dela Cruz - January 29, 2012 - 12:00am
Hardened mud, scattered furniture, uprooted trees, collapsed concrete walls, toppled electric posts, and survivors trying to salvage whatever remained of their destroyed lives following the devastation brought by...
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