PNG ATHLETES RECEIVE ADDITIONAL INCENTIVES

By Aileen P. Refuerzo BAGUIO CITY — Seventy one athletes and coaches instrumental in the city’s second-place finish in the 2018 Philippine National Games received their additional cash incentives last Wednesday. Mayor Mauricio Domogan and City Sports and Recreation Division head Gaudencio Gonzales handed over the monetary reward amounting to P10,000 for gold, P5,000 for […]

MGB-CAR URGED TO FASTRACK FINDINGS ON MINES VIEW SINKING AREA

BAGUIO CITY— Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan requested the Cordillera office of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB-CAR) and the technical personnel of the local government to fastrack the conduct of the required inspection to the reported cracks on the road and alleged sinking portion of the road leading to the famous Mines View Park so […]

BENECO SETS INFO DRIVE ON CONVERSION

BAGUIO CITY–The Benguet Electric Cooperative (Beneco) has set a massive information campaign on the decision of its members to register with the Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) and, as such, insulate it from the threat of privatization. Beneco’s member-consumers in Baguio and Benguet earlier passed resolutions for its conversion into a true cooperative to prevent it […]

CITY TO GET 8 HECTARES FROM DAIRY FARM PROPERTY

BAGUIO CITY — Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan announced that Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol decided to increase from 5 to 8 hectares the portion of the 92-hectare Baguio Dairy Farm that will be ceded to the local government through a deed of usufruct that will be signed by both parties the soonest. The local chief executive […]

TASK FORCE KENNON ROAD SIGNS MOU FOR TEMPORARY ROAD OPENING FOR RESIDENTS

BAGUIO CITY — The Cordillera Regional Disaster Risk and Reduction Management Council on Thursday spearheaded the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for the use of Kennon Road by the residents along the scenic road. Members of the Task Force Kennon Road signed the MOU for the Administration and Regulation of Access along Kennon […]

MORE BLOOD DONORS NEEDED -RED CROSS

BAGUIO CITY — January and February are the leanest period for blood donation in this city and there are many patients needing blood transfusion. With this, the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Baguio City chapter is earnestly   appealing to kind-hearted individuals to donate blood now. Annie Tamayo, PRC Baguio administrator, said that they received a lot […]

DIALYSIS PATIENTS SEE LIFE-SAVER IN PENDING BILL

DIALYSIS PATIENTS struggling to cope with the daily and life-time pressure of how to support their two- to four times a week treatment in order to survive expressed hopes Congress would finally pass a pending bill making the life-saving procedure free of charge, as is the case in other countries. Baguio congressman Mark Go, a […]