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WITH the looming scarcity of blood supply in the city, the Philippine Red Cross here has called on eligible donors in the region to contribute to prevent the impending blood shortage needed for transfusions.
The Regional Epidemiology, Surveillance and Disaster Response Unit of the Department of Health in the region reported that dengue incidents surged at 35 percent higher as of July 26, 2014 compared to the same period last year.
THE Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board in Northern Mindanao has completed the first round of deliberations on the actual rate of minimum wage increase for workers in the region.
THE Department of Labor and Employment said Wednesday that of the 17 regions in the country, only three suffered from employment losses based on the April 2014 Labor Force Survey .
AS THE spate of robberies and summary killings have taken their toll on the peace and order situation in Cagayan de Oro, two city councilors wanted the city's police director Senior Superintendent Graciano Mijares replaced from his post.
THREE babies in Northern Mindanao born in the dawn of July 27 will receive benefits from the government after being included in the "100th million babies."
PRESIDENT Benigno Simeon Aquino III made his 5th State of the Nation Address Monday afternoon, and civil society groups in the region called it "rhetorical" and "typical."
TO PROVE that anomalous and illegal transactions are not taking place in the Northern Mindanao's ports, specifically gun smuggling, an official of the Bureau of Customs said the bureau is willing to face Congressional inquiry anytime.
FEW days since the month of July started, the chief of the Cagayan de Oro Police Office is poised to reduce the criminalities in the city after he was challenged by the chairperson of the city council's committee on police, fire and public safety, councilor Ramon Tabor.
IT'S been a while since I noticed the beautiful flower arrangement posted by Erna Gamones-Maagad on her Facebook page.
IT HAS been a year since her husband died from the blast that killed eight, scarred more than 40 and traumatized the Kagay-anons.
Well, there's no need to worry because Cagayan de Oro has something to counter the heat that never left.
There are the countless unsolved robberies. And not a single case of the worsening summary execution has been solved.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 03:12 pm
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