Pangasinan reports spike in dengue cases

  LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — Dengue continues to wreak havoc in Pangasinan as 730 suspected cases have been registered from January 1 to February 19 this year, the Provincial Health Office (PHO)…

Dagupan athletes parade R1AA championship trophy

DAGUPAN CITY—A giant replica of the trophy received by Dagupan City as top performing delegation or champion in the Region 1 Athletic Association (R1AA) meet, mounted at the back of…

Electric rates higher in Dagupan this month

  DAGUPAN CITY — The Dagupan Electric Corp.’s (Decorp) rates will be higher by 3 centavos per kilowatt hour (kwh) this month due to the effect of the Tax Reform for…

Lingayen Gulf baywalk to extend up to La Union

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — The Lingayen Gulf Baywalk project, which was started here in 2012 as a place for jogging and leisurely walk, is set to be duplicated in other coastal areas…

Solon pushes P20K monthly pension for war veterans

  DAGUPAN CITY — Pangasinan (2nd District) Rep. Leopoldo Bataoil expressed optimism that his bill seeking to increase the old age pension of veterans who fought during World War II, from…

Dagupan City is overall R1AA champion

ALAMINOS CITY — After back-to-back first runner-up finishes in the Region 1 Athletic Association (R1AA) meet in 2016 and 2017, Dagupan City finally ended its title drought when it bagged the…

Dagupan swimmers rule R1AA swimming competition

DAGUPAN CITY – The Dagupan swimming team dominated anew the Region 1 Athletic Association (R1AA) swimming competition held at this city’s Olympic-size swimming pool by finishing the events with 32 gold,…

PDEA declares Bugallon town drug-free

BUGALLON, Pangasinan — The town of Bugallon was declared by the Philippine Drug-Enforcement Agency (PDEA) as drug-free, in a ceremony held at the town auditorium on Monday. The ceremony was attended…

Pangasinan reform center for drug surrenderers opens Feb. 28

SAN JACINTO, Pangasinan – To give in-house after-care training to drug surrenders who have undergone the Community-Based Rehabilitation Program (CBRP), the provincial government has set the inauguration and blessing of its…

2 Pangasinan fishermen missing in West Philippine Sea

  SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union — Two fishermen from Agno, Pangasinan who went out to the West Philippine Sea on board separate fishing boats on January 31 have not returned…

4 arrested for drugs in Alaminos City

ALAMINOS CITY—Although Alaminos City was already declared by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) as drug-free, four persons, including a woman, were arrested in two separate buy-bust operations on Sunday…

Aguilar latest Pangasinan town declared drug-free

DAGUPAN CITY — The town of Aguilar was formally declared drug-free by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) on Friday, becoming the latest drug-free municipality in Pangasinan . Marvin Tabares, PDEA…

Pangasinan dengue cases up by 300%

  LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — The Provincial Health Office (PHO) has confirmed that the number of dengue cases in Pangasinan increased by 300 percent from January 1  to February 5 this year…

‘Tanggal Bulok’ implemented in Region 1 soon: LTFRB

DAGUPAN CITY — The “Tanggal Bulok, Tanggal Usok”  campaign which was first put into effect in Metro Manila would soon be implemented in Region 1, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory…

Dagupan seeks to regulate funerals to minimize traffic

DAGUPAN CITY–Due to the daily traffic bottleneck in all the roads here, a city councilor has filed an ordinance regulating the conduct of funeral processions during weekdays. Filed by Councilor…

2 pushers fall in Pangasinan drug ops

  DAGUPAN CITY — Two drug pushers were arrested by a joint team of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and the police in simultaneous drug buy-bust operations in Binmaley…

New MacArthur Park to be built in Dagupan

DAGUPAN CITY –Since the present MacAthur Park near the beach in Barangay Bonuan Gueset here is located on a private property, the city government is building a new MacArthur Park…

Dagupan’s first e-library opens Feb. 13

DAGUPAN CITY– The city’s first e-library located in Barangay Poblacion Oeste is set to open to students and researchers this February 13. Mayor Belen Fernandez, who initiated the project, said the…

Cop, postman nabbed for entering cockpit in Pangasinan

  AGUILAR Pangasinan — An off-duty policeman and a mailman were arrested inside a cockpit arena in Barangay Laoag, Aguilar while a cockfight was ongoing at 2:50 pm on Friday. The…

Dagupan mulls ban on noisy motorcycle mufflers

DAGUPAN CITY — A proposed ordinance declaring as public nuisance motorcycles and scooters that emit exceptionally loud and annoying noise that affect public health, safety and peace was filed in…