DICT BOOSTS COMPUTER FACILITIES OF TECH4ED CENTER IN BENGUET

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) donated additional computer facilities to the provincial library under its Tech4ED or Technology Empowerment for Education, Employment, Entrepreneurship and Economic Development program to boost the center . DICT Officer-in-Charge Rey Parnacio handed over to Governor Cresencio Pacalso  equipment consisting of one server, four set […]

BENGUET PVET PURSUES QUARANTINE OPERATIONS DESPITE THE ODDS

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — For the safety and welfare of consumers and animal raisers, the Provincial Veterinary (PVET) Office is determined to pursue quarantine operations despite the odds and challenges. Provincial Veterinarian Dr.Miriam Tiongan stressed that the establishment of such checkpoints was primarily for the safety and welfare of consuming public and to prevent the […]

FULLY-GROWN MARIJUANA PLANTS UPROOTED IN BAUKO, MT. PROVINCE

Law enforcement units discovered and destroyed (120 pcs) fully grown marijuana plants in a vegetable garden. The owner/cultivator, who was not present during the conduct of operation is an alleged farmer from Benguet married to a resident of Sadsadan, Bauko. Law enforcement units are now scouring the adjacent areas for possible marijuana plantation sites in […]

SAF44, MAMASAPANO CLASH REMEMBERED

JANUARY 25, 2015- A grim day that marks one of the most significant tragedies in the history of Philippine Security Forces, the country was awakened by the news that members of the Philippine National Police’s elite Special Action Forces were engaged in a battle in a police operation codenamed Oplan Exodus in Mamasapano, Maguindanao. Hours […]

AMBULANCE DRIVER IN ABRA SHOT DEAD

CAMP BADO DANGWA, La Trinidad, Benguet — An ambulance driver was shot dead after a drinking spree over the week. Chief Supt. Rolando Nana, Cordillera region police chief identified the victim as as Larry Tanura Baldemor aka “Aning”, 45, ambulance driver in the municipality of San Juan, Abra, and resident of Namit-ingan, Dolores, Abra. Reports […]

ILOCOS SUR FOOTBALL PROGRAM KICKS OFF GOALS TO EMPOWER YOUTH

  VIGAN CITY —  Football not only kicked off the spirit of the youth in this sport but also kicked that goal to empower them. This was said by Marius Cabudol, provincial sports coordinator, referring to the Governor’s Cup First Football Tournament in the province that ended in the first week of January. “Sports is […]