La Union Old Man, Sick Of Covid-19, Infects 3 Grandchildren, Male Partner

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – A grandfather who recently died of the dreaded corona virus disease had reportedly infected his three grandchildren in Barangay San Agustin here, which now has three of the five newly-confirmed Covid-19 cases in this city on July 24. The three grandchildren, aged 6, 10, and 16, respectively, are now … Read More

Three Persons Killed Over Land Dispute In La Union, 1 Hurt

ROSARIO, La Union – Three blood relatives were killed over a land dispute in Barangay Tay-ac this town Monday afternoon. Police Major Silverio Ordinador, Jr., La Union Police Provincial Office (LUPPO) Information Officer, identified the suspect as Filomino F. Oropilla, 45. He was later killed by policemen who tracked him in his hideout and engaged … 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

Training plane emergency landed in Ilocos Sur, 2 passengers safe

CAMP OSCAR FLORENDO, La Union – A Cessna 152 training plane emergency landed along a coastal area in Barangay Pilar, Sta Cruz, Ilocos Sur Wednesday afternoon (Feb. 12, 2020) after developed an engine trouble. The passengers are pilot instructor Miguel Franco S. Tubasis, WCC Aviation in Binalonan, Pangasinan, and resident of Brgy. Trenchera, Tayug, Pangasinan, … Read More

Online Shop Delivery Boy Killed In Ilocos Robbery Hold-up

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – An online shop delivery boy died while being treated at the Ilocos Training and Regional Medical Center after he was robbed and shot by two riding- in- tandem suspects along Pennsylvania Avenue, Madayegdeg here Friday afternoon. Police Major Silverio Ordinado, Jr., La Union police information officer, identified the victim … Read More

Missing La Union Fisherman Rescued After 3 Days At Sea

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – A fisherman who was reported missing for almost three days in the seawater of Lingayen Gulf has been rescued by fellow fishermen and is currently recovering at the treatment facility of the Philippine Navy in Naval Forces Northern Luzon, Poro Point here. The fisherman is identified as Teodolo Silab, … Read More

Italian National Arrested for Illegal Drugs

BAUANG, La Union – An Italian national, engaged in the illegal drug trade and tagged by the police as a High Value-Target, was arrested Tuesday in Barangay Baccuit here. Confiscated from the suspect, identified by police operatives as Paolo Guindoni, also known as “Kano”, were a large transparent plastic sachet containing the Illegal drugs, dried … Read More

3 die, 3 injured in La Union road mishap

CAMP DIEGO SILANG, La Union – An ambulance and a delivery truck collided head-on along the national road in Barangay Ili Norte, San Juan town, killing three persons and severely injuring three others last Wednesday. The fatalities, all passengers of the ambulance, were identified as Cecilia Hufano, 54, resident of Viente Reales, Valenzuela City; Samuel … Read More