Dagupan sets checkpoints at entry, exit points amid Covid-19

DAGUPAN CITY— The city government placed checkpoints at the 11 entry and exit points starting Monday (March 16) as part of the precautionary measures being undertaken against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). “At the checkpoints, anyone entering Dagupan City will be asked to present a valid identification card, contact number, and address. Body temperature will … Read More

120 Pigs Culled In Ilocos City Due To ASF

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – About 120 livestock pigs in several backyard hog farms in Barangay Cadaclan this city were culled by joint personnel of the City Veterinary, Department of Agriculture, and Provincial Veterinary, Wednesday due to African Swine Fever. The combined veterinarian efforts are vigorously enforcing the “1-7-10 Protocol” within the 1-kilometer radius … Read More

3 Pangasinan towns cancel classes amid coronavirus scare

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — Classes in all levels, both in private and public schools in the towns of Lingayen, Bugallon and Mangatarem have been suspended for Tuesday as part of the local government units’ (LGU) precautionary measures against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). In an advisory issued Monday, Bugallon town Mayor Priscilla Espino said the municipal government … Read More

DOH, PHO trace contacts of Aussie-based female with coronavirus

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan – The Department of Health Ilocos regional office (DOH-1) and the Pangasinan Provincial Health Office (PHO) have identified and are monitoring some people who had close contact with an Australia-based Filipina who tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). In a press conference Monday, PHO chief, Dr. Anna Ma. Teresa De Guzman said they … Read More