Cagayan de Oro, Philippines Newswire

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  1. LTFRB deplores 'misinformation' on jeepney modernization drive as new ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    A Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board official lashed out at jeepney groups for "misinforming" their members over the government's plan to modernize public utility jeepneys after an anti-jeepney phaseout coalition set another transport strike nationwide on Monday, February 27. "Do not believe leaders who say that will be totally taken out of the road. That is not true.

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  2. Hemophilia patients urge Senate to pass bill on bleeding disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    Hemophilia patients and their families called on legislators to pass immediately a law granting them government-funded treatment, highlighting the urgency of the bill which Senator Joel Villanueva filed at the Senate last week. President of Hemophilia Advocates-Philippines, Andrea Trinidad-Echavez, said thousands of patients have long been suffering and at least four have died in the past few months due to lack of access to treatment.

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  3. PDEA chief, agents face murder chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE regional chief and several operatives of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency -Northern Mindanao were charged before the Office of the Ombudsman Friday, February 24, in connection with an August 2016 drug operation that killed a suspected drug personality in Claveria town, Misamis Oriental.

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  4. Clenro, envi group fight over quarriesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    AN ENVIRONMENTAL group said on Friday, February 24, that the Cagayan de Oro City Local Environment and Natural Resources Office should be held liable for allowing highly-mechanized quarry operations along the heavily-silted Iponan river. Task Force Kinaiyahan chairman Orlando Ravanera said lawyer Maria Paz Luna, undersecretary for legal affairs of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources , saw in an aerial survey for herself the dozens of backhoes along the river, implying mechanized quarrying which should only be applied for gold quarrying.

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  5. 2 dead, 1 nabbed in a carjacking incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    TWO unidentified suspects were killed while one was arrested after authorities responded to a carjacking incident around 8:45 a.m., Friday, February 24 at Fatima village, Tagoloan, Lanao del Norte. Police Superintendent Leony Roy Ga, Iligan City police director, said around 8:30 a.m., the family of businessman Othelo Adiong, 36, with his mother Elvira, 63 and wife Estiphanie and his children were on board a white Ford Ranger XLT when unidentified armed suspects inside a white Elantra flagged down Adiong's vehicle along C3 road in Merilla, Ubaldo Lata, Cagayan de Oro City.

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  6. Oro's Cebuana Lhuillier junior netfest onRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CORPUS Christi's Mary Aubrey Calma, arguably Cagayan de Oro's most consistent age-group campaigner last year, leads the home bets' exciting face-off with the visitors in the 2017 Cebuana Lhuillier junior tourney now underway at the Nazareth Lawn tennis courts in Cagayan de Oro City. "Last year was a great season for Calma that she never let up in winning the bacons one after the other.

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  7. Cagayan de Oro. Maria Leorupee Barros, widow of drug suspect Benildo...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. Maria Leorupee Barros, widow of drug suspect Benildo Barros, files a complaint against personnel of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency at the Office of the Ombudsman Friday afternoon, February 24. Benildo Barros was killed last August 11, 2016 inside his house in Barangay Sta.

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  8. Cagayan de Oro. The Department of Public Works and Highways starts...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. The Department of Public Works and Highways starts its road repair project at a junction of villages Bayabas and Bonbon, Cagayan de Oro City.

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  9. City High hopes to sustain lead against Iponan todayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN de Oro National High School guns for its third-straight win against Iponan NHS on Saturday, February 25, in the 1st Cagayan de Oro Public Schools Basketball Challenge high school boys division at West City Central School covered court in Cagayan de Oro City. In their previous outings, the City High dribblers thrashed Carmen NHS, 89-50 in the opener and followed it up with an 81-51 dumping of Tablon NHS last Sunday.

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  10. Alamon: In Memoriam: Philip RubiRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE untimely death of a dear friend this week has brought me to a state of unsettled reflection. Philip Oliver Chan Rubi was a batch mate and we grew up and practically became complete persons together in high school in Cagayan de Oro of the early 90s.

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  11. 14th Thirsty Cup kicks off todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    It's that time of the year. Organizers John Pages, Bunny Pages, Chad Songalia and Yggy Luza are ready for the Thirsty Football Cup.

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  12. Mysterious thirty foot sea serpent may PREDICT earthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    Giant oarfish described as 'messengers of the sea' have been washing ashore in the Philippines in recent days, triggering fears an earthquake is about to hit. A number of bizarre-looking creatures, which usually live at depths of 3,000ft, have been found dead along the country's coasts.

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  13. Village execs raise alarm over - drug-free' stickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    SOME village officials in Cagayan de Oro City slammed the plan of the Department of Interior and Local Government to mark drug-free homes with stickers as part of the government's new anti-illegal drug strategy. The DILG is still in the consultation process with the police and other sectors to structure concrete criteria in identifying which homes have no drug involvement.

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  14. These are challenging times for journalists says McLuhan fellowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    "Given the recent events in the country, the media community indeed has received quite a beating. What with the start of President Duterte's administration, the 'war on drugs', and most recently, Presidential Communications Secretary Andanar claiming that some reporters have been paid while covering the press conference on self-confessed hitman SPO3 Arthur Lascanas, these are indeed challenging times for journalists," said reporter Gigi Grande in her speech.

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  15. Inter-school chessfest set on Feb. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    ELEMENTARY pupils in Cagayan de Oro get the chance to pit wits in the Invitational Inter-School Chess Challenge on Saturday, February 25, at the Inilog Grill along Tiano-Kalambaguhan Streets in this city. Rosevale coach Silverio Abasolo, who initiated the day-long competition for children, said categories on tap are in team event for grades 3 to 5 only and individual for grades 1 and 2 only.

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  16. Sugilanon sa Kagayha-an: A modern-day legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sun-Star

    They bring with them a taste of the world that came before our own and inspire us to be more than we are. Now and again, there comes a time when these age-old tales influence someone to create a story of their own.

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  17. Grenade explosion kills 1, injures 3 teensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sun-Star

    A student died while three of his classmates were injured after playing with a grenade that exploded in a village in Zamboanga del Sur on Wednesday, February 22. Philippine Army 53rd Infantry Battalion Commander Virgilio Hamos Jr. said the incident happened around 7:20 a.m. in the Comprehensive National High School located in the village of Poblacion, Lakewood, Zamboanga del Sur. Wounded were Jonny Daluyon, 13; Alona Fe Cabral, 14; and Treshea Mae Calmonte, 13. They were brought to the Provincial Medical Center in Pagadian City.

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  18. Dead accomplice linked to Fernandez kidnap caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. A footage from a closed circuit television camera shows the alleged kidnapping of Enrique Fernandez III last October 23, in Uptown Condotel at Pueblo de Oro, Upper Balulang, Cagayan de Oro City.

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  19. Phivolcs: Strong quakes can strike Oro, Northern MindanaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sun-Star

    AN OFFICIAL of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology said an earthquake like the magnitude 6.7 earthquake in Surigao City last February 10 could happen in Cagayan de Oro City anytime. The Office of the Building Official should begin checking if all buildings, commercial as well as residential, can withstand an earthquake of similar magnitude, Phivolcs added.

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  20. Oro PNP to look into 'ghost cops' in its rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sun-Star

    THE Cagayan de Oro City Police Office launched a probe on the suspected existence of "ghost cops" in the organization, a city official said Wednesday, February 22. "So far dili pa ta kaingon kung tinuod or dili kay kamulo pa ang investigation as part sa internal cleansing ," Cocpo spokesperson Mardy Hortillosa II said. He said if ghost cops exist within Cocpo, there must be someone high up in the organization tolerating this practice and it may be possible that policemen within the organization collude with each other to milk money from the government.

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