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  1. NegOcc guv to cops: Police your own ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    NEGROS Occidental Governor Alfredo Maranon Jr. told policemen in Negros Island Region to "police their own ranks" following the issues on uniformed men involved in illegal drugs. Maranon issued the challenge during the 26th Foundation Day celebration of the Philippine National Police at Camp Alfredo Montelibano Sr. in Bacolod City Monday.

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  2. 2017 Palarong NIR opens in DumagueteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Sun-Star

    THOUSANDS of student-athletes, coaches, technical officials, delegation heads, government officials and local spectators gathered at the Gov. Mariano Pedices Memorial Stadium in Dumaguete City Friday, February 24, for the opening rites of the week-long 2017 Palarong Negros Island Region . Dubbed "One Island, One DepEd, One Asean," the event, a qualifying competition for the 2017 Palarong Pambansa, will run until March 1. Athletes are from the Schools Divisions of Bacolod City, Bago City, Silay City, Sagay City, Cadiz City, Escalante City, San Carlos City, La Carlota City, Kabankalan City, Bais City, Tanjay City, Bayawan City, Dumaguete City, Guilhulngan City, and Provinces of Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental.

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  3. Waterline extension project launched in SilayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Sun-Star

    A WATERLINE extension project seen to benefit about 1,500 households was launched in the three phases of Bonbon Village in Barangay E. Lopez, Silay City, last February 10. Estimated project cost is P10 million. It will be sourced from the savings of the water district, particularly under its Internal Cash Generated Fund.

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  4. Negros power firm hikes power rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Sun-Star

    LIKE the two other distribution utilities in Negros Occidental, electric consumers of the Northern Negros Electric Cooperative may also incur higher bills this month due to increase in power rate. From P8.6644 per kilowatt hour in January, Noneco's rate this month went up to P8.9974 per kWh, or an increase of P0.33 per kWh.

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  5. Crimes in NIR rise after halt in drug opsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Sun-Star

    Chief Superintendent Renato Gumban, acting director of Police Regional Office -NIR, said on Tuesday they noted an increase in crime incidence in the past weeks. Gumban said the drug suspects may be taking advantage of the suspension of the police's anti-drug campaign, including the Oplan Tokhang.

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  6. February power rates in Negros Occidental increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Sun-Star

    MOST electric consumers in Negros Occidental may incur higher bills this month as two of the three distribution utilities in the province have announced an increase in their power rates. The Central Negros Electric Cooperative and Negros Occidental Electric Cooperative noted an increase of P0.4759 per kilowatt hour and P0.2676 per kWh, respectively.

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  7. 4 dead, 9 injured in road accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Sun-Star

    FOUR persons died while nine others were injured in separate road accidents in Negros Island Region this week, police records showed. Ricky Riopay, 39, of Sitio Catamnan 1, Barangay Concepcion, Talisay City died after his motorcycle hit a 10-wheeler truck at Sitio Catamnan 3 around 7 p.m. on Thursday.

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  8. 2 Negrenses die of dengueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Sun-Star

    TWO residents of Negros Occidental died due to dengue between January 1 and February 4 this year, records of the Provincial Health Office showed. During the period, the PHO reported 302 dengue cases, or lower by three percent than the 311 cases in 2016.

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  9. Bacolod taxi driver returns student's walletRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Sun-Star

    A TAXI driver returned the wallet left by his passenger through the assistance of a television station in Bacolod City on February 16. Romeo Dandal went to ABS-CBN Bacolod and turned over the wallet owned by Jose Mendoza, a student of Carlos Hilado Memorial State College . Dandal, in a television interview, said that he saw the wallet after Mendoza disembarked at CHMSC campus in Talisay City.

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  10. Coach: Players' will give Usls NBTC regional titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Sun-Star

    IT WAS all the players' will and effort that brought the National Basketball Training Center NIR Regional title to University of St. La Salle Junior Stingers. This was the assessment of Junior Stingers head coach Ryan Nabor after his team pulled away a stunning 90-79 dethronement of erstwhile champion Bacolod Tay Tung High School on Sunday at the Natalio Velez gym in Silay City.

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  11. Coach: Players' will gave Usls NBTC regional titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Sun-Star

    IT WAS all the players' will and effort that brought the National Basketball Training Center NIR Regional title to University of St. La Salle Junior Stingers. This was the assessment of Junior Stingers head coach Ryan Nabor after his team pulled away a stunning 90-79 dethronement of erstwhile champion Bacolod Tay Tung High School on Sunday at the Natalio Velez gym in Silay City.

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  12. Bacolod United, Sti Wnu rule Pasidungog bootfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Sun-Star

    FOOTBALL enthusiasts from across Talisay City and nearby localities crowded the Carlos Hilado Memorial State College fields to compete for the two-day 19th Pasidungog Football Festival 2017 last weekend. Top conquerors of the 67 teams seeing action in Day 1 were 35 Up champion Bacolod United FC with Real Negrense FC and Football Club de Bacolod as runners-up.

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  13. Taxi driver returns passenger's walletRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Sun-Star

    A TAXI driver from Silay City, Negros Occidental returned the wallet of his passenger who left it in his vehicle last Friday through the help of a radio station in Bacolod City Monday. Teddy Hisuan of Barangay E. Lopez tried to find his passenger Christian Rose Ywayan to return his wallet, but he was not able to reach him.

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  14. La Salle stuns Tay Tung for NBTC reg'l crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Sun-Star

    REIGNING champion Bacolod Tay Tung High School forgot to play defense and University of St. La Salle capitalized on that miscue to take the title of the National Basketball Training Center Regional Championships with a 90-79 stunner at the Natalio G. Velez gym in Silay City Monday, February 13. The win gave the Ryan Nabor-mentored La Sallians the ticket to the national finals on March 13 to 16, 2017 at Mall of Asia Arena. BTTHS, which dominated the Bacolod Leg and were eyeing for a repeat, lived and died with center Miggy Corteza while USLS had a good shooting percentage from the perimeter and the arc and worked hard on defense.

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  15. Pacete: Handling mistakes in tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Sun-Star

    ON MY WAY to attend a national tourism event in Manila , I spent a night in a hotel not far from the airport. My flight from the airport in Silay was delayed for three hours.

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  16. Love is in the mountain airRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Sun-Star

    FOR the first time in many years, I wake up to the sound of an orchestra playing. A thousand crickets are making beautiful rhythmic music at 5:30 in the morning.

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  17. DPWH kicks off P300-M Bacolod highway projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. Secretary Mark Villar, Undersecretary Karen Jimeno, and Assistant Secretary Roberto Bernardo of the Department of Public Works and Highways, with Bacolod City Lone District Representative Greg Gasataya, Mayor Evelio Leonardia, Vice Mayor El Cid Familiaran and Bacolod District Engineer Abraham Villareal, lead the groundbreaking rites for the P300-million New Bacolod Economic Highway road project in Barangay Cabug on Thursday.

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  18. Don Bosco Dumaguete enters NBTC regionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Sun-Star

    BASED St. Louis School - Don Bosco grabbed a spot in the National Basketball Training Center Regional Finals on Saturday, February 11, tentatively scheduled in Silay City gym after winning Game 3 of the Best-of 3 championship series against Silliman University in the Dumaguete Leg. Don Bosco successfully pulled off with back-to-back wins in the series after suffering a 75-82 upset in Game 1 before a home crowd at the Don Bosco gym.

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  19. DOT eyes more domestic, int'l inbound flights in W. Visayas this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Manila Bulletin

    The Department of Tourism in Western Visayas is hoping to increase the number of domestic and international inbound flights in the region this year. In a press conference Wednesday, DOT-6 Regional Director Helen Catalbas said that there was a significant increase in the number of inbound flights recorded last year since more tourists visited the region.

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  20. Pacete: New developments for Silay CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Sun-Star

    SILAY is popularly known as the "seat of arts and culture" in Western Visayas. The Silaynon crowning glories are the heritage houses, San Diego Pro-Cathedral, ancestral food, steam locomotives, seafood restaurants, and the airport of international standards.

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