By Nitz Arancon FORMER Lagonglong mayor Clint Judge Puertas and two capitol executives have agreed to press charges against those who accused them of taking turns in making sexual advances on a 19-year old woman in a Carmen bar last week.
By Ben Balce and Nicole Managbanag SO why investigate? Misamis Oriental Gov. Yevgeny Vincente Emano said he can’t believe his men were capable of being slimy. Nevertheless, he ordered another “doubter” to lead the capitol investigation into the [...]
By Nicole Managbanag, Contributor THE capitol is now looking into a complaint about a chicken dressing plant that is allegedly causing pollution in Salay, Misamis Oriental.
By Nitz Arancon and Shiela Mae Butlig HE could get in big trouble with city hall or the Civil Service Commission (CSC) for this. With his denial that he was among those who allegedly took advantage of a 19-year old Liceo de Cagayan University student [...]
RAPID changes in wind velocity and direction have been causing cloudy skies and inducing rains in most parts of the country, the government’s weather bureau said yesterday.
By Nitz Arancon and Nicole Managbanag MISAMIS Oriental Telephone System (Misortel) manager Fernando Dy Jr.’s father is struggling for life at the Madonna and Child Hospital in Carmen, and the executive of the capitol-owned company is blaming it on a [...]
By Lito Rulona FOUR city council committees would convene and look into reports that a cult-like group called “Black Shadow Gang” has been posing threats to students and a number of public schools in the city.
PRIMAVERA Residences joined the mangrove planting activity conducted by Philippine Air Force TOG 10 and Misamis Oriental General Comprehensive High School in barangay Bonbon, Cagayan de Oro City, last Oct. 11. “Being the first eco-friendly building [...]
By Nitz Arancon MAYOR Oscar Moreno has acknowledged that President Aquino has given some P81.5 million in funds for various projects under the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) for Misamis Oriental and Cagayan de Oro when he was the province’s [...]
By Lito Rulona POLICE launched a manhunt against a Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) agent who allegedly shot and killed a college student and seriously wounded another in Barangay Poblacion, El Salvador City, Misamis Oriental, on Thursday evening. Supt. [...]
By Nitz Arancon EMMANUEL Mulawan Sr. yesterday showed signs of being broken––he behaved strangely on a hospital bed.
By Ben Serrano By Ben Serrano BUTUAN City––Fresh skirmishes between the military and New People’s Army (NPA) disrupted classes in Barangay Bitan-agan, this city, for two days now over fears teachers and students would get caught in the crossfires. Some [...]
By Lito Rulona THE National Democratic Front (NDF) has temporarily suspended plans to release two army soldiers being held as “POWs” by the New People’s Army (NPA) in Bukidnon. This was announced by the NDF after the government cold-shouldered calls [...]
By Lito Rulona COUNCILOR Ramon Tabor has lashed out at Councilor Lourdes Darimbang over her complaint that the former stopped her from delivering a speech in connection with moves to revise the city’s tax code. Darimbang earlier said Tabor served as [...]
CLOUD 9, General Luna, Siargao Island––Small swells forced organizers of the 20th Siargao International Surfing Competition to postpone the contest proper that was scheduled to start yesterday. Gerry Deagan, event director, said the contest will begin [...]