Apayao barangays get 57 patrol vehicles

LUNA, Apayao — The provincial government has distributed 57 new patrol vehicles to barangays (villages) in all seven municipalities. “Use the vehicle to help our people in times of need especially because our barangays are so far away,” Governor Eleanor Bulut-Begtang told barangay officials during the turn-over ceremony on Thursday. The vehicles were given to the … Read More

Love in the time of Covid-19

BAGUIO CITY — Showing affection to loved ones during the onslaught of a dreaded disease inspired a floral designer to think outside the box in selling items popular on Valentine’s Day. Anthoniuz Paulite, owner of Anthoniuz Floral Designs at the Ililikha Complex on Assumption Road here, thought of including sanitary and health care products in … Read More

Benguet braces for nCoV as 1st PUI recorded

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet— The provincial government here is calling on its residents to be calm and abide by health guidelines as it records its first-person under investigation (PUI) for possible 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). Governor Melchor Diclas on Wednesday advised residents that the best way not to contract the disease is to stay physically healthy … Read More

La Trinidad wins 2019 Kalasag award anew

BAGUIO CITY — Benguet’s capital town, La Trinidad, has proven it is prepared to respond during disasters after it bagged for the second time the 2019 Kalamidad at Sakuna, Labanan Sariling Galing (Kalasag) award in the municipal category. La Trinidad received a plaque and a cash prize of PHP500,000 from the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management … Read More

Cordillera hog supply below region’s pork demand

BAGUIO CITY— The Department of Agriculture in the Cordillera Administrative Region (DA-CAR) said on Thursday that the region continues to have a low supply of hog because its sufficiency level remains low. “Ang production ng baboy naman natin talaga ay kulang. As a region ang requirement ay kulang ang sufficient lang talaga dyan are the rural areas pero ang towns natin, Baguio na lang, nanggagaling talaga sa … Read More