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DENR urges candidates to make campaign ‘environment friendly’
by Jun Elias - February 21, 2019 - 12:00am
As local candidates for the 2019 elections prepare intensely for the campaign period to kick off on March 29, a Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) field official has urged politicians to make...
P2.3 billion La Union bypass road project ongoing
by Jun Elias - February 19, 2019 - 12:00am
Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar inspected yesterday the construction of a bypass road from Barangay Payocpoc in Bauang town to Barangay Ili Norte in this town.
Aktres, 3 pa huli sa P3-M marijuana
by Jun Elias - February 14, 2019 - 12:00am
Inaresto ng pinagsanib na puwersa ng Philippine Drug Enforment Agency (PDEA) at pulisya ang isang aktres at tatlo niyang kasamahan matapos na mahulihan sa umano’y pagdadala ng marijuana sa Brgy.Urbiztondo,...
Lone La Union city’s revenue collections spike
by Jun Elias - February 13, 2019 - 12:00am
The revenue collection of this city has increased by 38 percent in the past two and half years.
Poll bets warned on environmental violations
by Jun Elias - January 24, 2019 - 12:00am
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) warned all candidates in the May 2019 midterm election to strictly observe environmental laws to avoid violations when posting election materials and related...
38 Ilocos towns, cities on poll watchlist
by Jun Elias - January 22, 2019 - 12:00am
Police have identified 38 towns and cities in Ilocos, including Sudipen and Balaoan in La Union, as election watchlist areas in connection with the May polls.
Anti-malnutrition law needs funds
by Jun Elias - December 27, 2018 - 12:00am
The government should immediately allocate funds for the implementation of the newly signed Republic Act No. 11148 or the “First 1,000 Days of Life” law to reduce malnutrition in the country and make...
La Union town mayor in narco list cleared
by Jun Elias - November 28, 2018 - 12:00am
Mayor Eulogio Clarence Martin de Guzman III of this town has been cleared of involvement in the illegal drug trade, according to former Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Ronald dela Rosa.
New La Union-Baguio road opened
by Jun Elias - November 27, 2018 - 12:00am
A newly completed road connecting La Union and Baguio City was opened yesterday.
Cops behind La Union vice mayor’s killing?
by Jun Elias - November 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Police officers have been tagged in the ambush that killed the vice mayor of this town, Al-Fred Concepcion, and wounded his daughter Mayor Aleli Concepcion in an ambush on Nov. 14.
NBI to probe slay of La Union vice mayor
by Jun Elias - November 20, 2018 - 12:00am
The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) will conduct a parallel probe into the killing of Vice Mayor Al-Fred Concepcion of Balaoan, La Union and wounding of his daughter Mayor Aleli Concepcion in an ambush last...
La Union eyed as poll hot spot amid killings
by Jun Elias - November 17, 2018 - 12:00am
The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is amenable to proposals to declare La Union as an election hot spot or area of immediate concern amid recent killings of local officials.
La Union ambush: 2 cops hurt in clash with suspects
by Jun Elias - November 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Two police officers were wounded in a gunfight with the suspects in the ambush that killed Vice Mayor Al-Fred Concepcion of Balaoan town and wounded his daughter Mayor Aleli Concepcion on Wednesday.
La Union vice mayor killed, mayor hurt in ambush
by Jun Elias - November 15, 2018 - 12:00am
The vice mayor of this town was killed in an ambush yesterday that also left his bodyguard dead and his daughter, the incumbent mayor, wounded.
Raps filed vs gunman in La Union mayor’s slay
by Jun Elias - November 7, 2018 - 12:00am
The La Union provincial prosecutor’s office filed charges on Monday against the alleged gunman in the killing of Mayor Alexander Buquing of Supiden, La Union.
15 Chinese, Taiwanese held for telecom fraud
by Jun Elias - October 25, 2018 - 12:00am
At least 15 Taiwanese and Chinese nationals as well as seven Filipinos were arrested in a raid on a warehouse in Barangay Medina, Dingras, Ilocos Sur yesterday for alleged telecommunications fraud.
Slain mayor’s wife, incumbent politicians file COCs
by Jun Elias - October 17, 2018 - 12:00am
The wife of a town mayor killed in an ambush earlier this month and incumbent officials seeking reelection or other posts were among those who filed their certificates of candidacy yesterday.
Eriguel’s widow seeks reelection
by Jun Elias - October 15, 2018 - 12:00am
La Union Rep. Sandra Eriguel, whose husband former lawmaker Franny Eriguel was killed in an attack four months ago, is seeking reelection in next year’s midterm polls.
Gunman in murder of La Union mayor falls
by Jun Elias - October 11, 2018 - 12:00am
The alleged gunman in the killing of Mayor Alexander Buquing of Supiden, La Union was arrested in this town yesterday.
La Union mayor, 2 aides slain in ambush
by Jun Elias - October 2, 2018 - 12:00am
The mayor of Sudipen town here and his two aides were killed while his wife who is the vice mayor was wounded in an ambush in Barangay Cadapli last night.
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