LAOAG CITY – Residents of Barangay 1 San Lorenzo in this city is greeting the New Year trapped in their homes as lockdown in the village took effect on Friday, due to the surge in coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases.
LAOAG CITY – Christmas is going to be merry for Ilocos Norte’s selected senior citizens and Millennium Development Goal (MDG) family-beneficiaries who are set to receive gift packs from the provincial government.
LAOAG CITY – The province of Ilocos Norte on Thursday registered its third death from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). According to Sarrat town mayor Remigio Medrano, the fatality is a 92-year-old male from Barangay 17, Sarrat, Ilocos Norte. The patient who died on Thursday had symptoms consistent with Covid-19 and was earlier diagnosed with acute … Read More
LAOAG CITY – Business owners may soon be able to apply or renew their business licenses online through an internet-based program developed by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) to prevent direct contact and possible coronavirus transmissions.
LAOAG CITY – The province of Ilocos Norte lost an estimated PHP2.5 million worth of paddy rice as Typhoon Ulysses lashed most of Luzon, an initial report from the Provincial Agriculture Office (PAO) said on Friday.
The Governor Roque B. Ablan Sr. Memorial Hospital (GRBASMH) here is set to operate a PHP20-million oxygen generator plant this month, Dr. Rogelio R. Balbag, executive officer of the Ilocos Norte Hospital Management Council, said Friday.
As the province of Ilocos Norte eases its border to accept more returning residents and tourists, flag-carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is also set to resume its flights from Manila to Laoag and vice versa starting November.
LAOAG CITY – The Philippine Coast Guard search and rescue team continues its search operation in the coastal waters of Ilocos Norte on Wednesday for three fishermen who have gone missing last Tuesday afternoon. Dr. Melvin Manuel, head of the Laoag City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, confirmed this on Wednesday as he reported “the search … Read More
The ongoing health crisis has taken its toll on three giant projects in the province of Ilocos Norte due to delays in the delivery of equipment and construction materials, including skilled laborers, sourced by contractors from as far as Manila and Pampanga.