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Passengers stranded, airport closed
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Hundreds of passengers at the Dumaguete-Sibulan Airport were stranded yesterday after a Philippine Airlines (PAL) plane burst two of its tires in the middle of the runway, prompting airport officials to declare a...
Guihulngan City’s brgy chairman gunned down
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 12, 2018 - 12:00am
A barangay chairman was killed Friday afternoon when he was ambushed by yet unidentified assassins at Barangay Magsaysay in Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental.
P1.62 billion ‘privatization’ deal of water district stalled
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 11, 2018 - 12:00am
If everything goes as planned, the entire Dumaguete City could have its 24/7 water supply within the first quarter of 2019, due to a public-private partnership (PPP) between the Dumaguete City Water District (DCWD)...
Dumaguete City named best place to retire in Philippines for 2018
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 10, 2018 - 12:00am
The Philippine Retirement Authority (PRA) has named Dumaguete City as the best place to retire in the Philippines for 2018.
Dumaguete City named best place to retire in Philippines for 2018
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 10, 2018 - 12:00am
The Philippine Retirement Authority (PRA) has named Dumaguete City as the best place to retire in the Philippines for 2018.
Dumagueteña is vice consul of Philippine Embassy in London She was once a journalist of The Freeman
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 8, 2018 - 12:00am
A native of Dumaguete City has been recently appointed as the third secretary and vice consul of the Philippine Embassy in London, United Kingdom.
Dumaguete kagawad’s brod arrested with P300 thousand shabu
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 4, 2018 - 12:00am
More than P300,000 worth of suspected shabu was seized in a buy-bust operation Wednesday morning in Barangay Tinago of this city from a drug suspect, whose brother is a councilman of the same barangay.
Guv orders total ban on plastic use
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 3, 2018 - 12:00am
Negros Oriental Governor Roel Degamo has ordered the total ban on the use of plastic in all government offices and public hospitals in the province.
Guihulngan City mayor’s bodyguard gunned down
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 2, 2018 - 12:00am
A bodyguard of Guihulngan City, Negros Oriental Mayor Guido Reyes was shot dead Tuesday morning by yet unidentified assailants, later believed to be communist rebels.
Highschool teacher caught ‘selling’ shabu
by Raffy T. Cabristante - August 1, 2018 - 12:00am
A high school teacher, who the police previously identified as a “high-value target,” was caught in the act of selling shabu during a buy-bust operation at Barangay Magatas in Sibulan town Sunday ev...
Negros Oriental tops provinces in kids stunting growth rate
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 26, 2018 - 10:01pm
The Provincial Nutrition Committee (PNC) said Negros Oriental is among the provinces in the Philippines with the highest rate of children that experience stunting growth — a sign of malnutrition.
NPA rebels shoot retired soldier dead
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 26, 2018 - 12:00am
A retired soldier was killed Tuesday afternoon after he was shot multiple times by suspected New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in Barangay Bulado, Guihulngan City in Negros Oriental, three hours away from this...
Siquijor killer of 2 women gets double prison terms
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 21, 2018 - 12:00am
Michael Manayon, the suspect behind the killing of 21-year-old Jan Nicole “Nikki” Piñero and 17-year-old Lorraine Ramirez, was sentenced with double reclusion perpetua terms without parole by the...
Negros Oriental Baslay Coffee Farm in Dauinm to get tourism accreditation
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 20, 2018 - 1:53am
The Baslay Coffee Farm in Dauin town in Negros Oriental, known for its homegrown Highland Brew Coffee, is now expected to be flocked by local and international tourists as it will be accredited by Department of...
2 minors stage fake abduction
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 18, 2018 - 12:00am
Two minors were reportedly abducted by unidentified men along the national highway at Barangay Daro in Dumaguete City on Saturday, sparking online controversy over the weekend about the safety of children in this...
Dumaguete wins world dance festival in South Korea
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 17, 2018 - 12:00am
A dance troupe from Dumaguete City on Wednesday was named grand champion of the International Youth Fellowship’s (IYF) World Cultural Dance Festival held in South Korea.
Aquino against federal charter if this means 'no-el' in 2019
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Senator Paulo Benigno “Bam” Aquino IV on Thursday said he is not in favor of the draft federal constitution by the Consultative Committee (Con-Com) if passing it means having to postpone the elections...
Remollo "not worried" of his safety, despite spate of killings of mayors
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Despite the recent series of killings of local chief executives in Luzon, Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo of Dumaguete City said he is personally "not worried" about his safety.
After being ousted from post for ‘drug links’ Negros Oriental jail guard shot to death
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 6, 2018 - 12:00am
A jail guard of the Negros Oriental Detention and Rehabilitation Center (NODRC), who was earlier ousted from his post for alleged involvement in the "drug trade" inside the facility, was shot to death by yet unidentified...
Dumaguete Council oks CCTV project, but resorts to negotiated procurement
by Raffy T. Cabristante - July 5, 2018 - 12:00am
If everything goes smoothly as planned, Dumaguete City may, before the year ends, finally have its own closed circuit television (CCTV) camera system around the urban areas, but only via a negotiated procurement...
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