6 wanted persons arrested in Cagayan Valley

CAMP MARCELO A. ADDURU, Tuguegarao City — Six wanted persons were arrested in separate police operations in Region 2 (Cagayan Valley) over the weekend, police said. Police Regional Office 2 (PRO2)  information officer, Supt. Chevalier Iringan identified the arrested suspects as Romeo Caliguiran, 29, resident of Barangay Nanguillattan, Peñablanca, Cagayan for the crime of attempted homicide; … Read More

6 hurt in IED explosion in ComVal town

DAVAO CITY — Six people sustained injuries when a fragmentation grenade exploded in Purok 1, Barangay Bukal, Nabunturan, Compostela Valley on Saturday night. Chief Insp. Milgrace Driz, spokesperson of the Police Regional Office (PRO) 11 identified the injured victims as Jessavee Mae Aranaydo, 9; Christian Abellana, 8; Jay-art Javillana Jr, 4; Cecile Nuebe, 41; Catalino … Read More

Cagayan province kicks off Women’s Month celebration

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The Provincial Government of Cagayan started the celebration of Women’s Month on Monday, with emphasis given to gender sensitivity and women empowerment among the Capitol employees. Provincial information officer Rogelio Sending said with the theme “We Make Change Work for Women,” this year’s Women’s Month celebration focuses on women as active participants of change and development. Likewise, it … Read More

PENRO seizes thousands of lumber in Cagayan

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The Provincial Environment and Natural Resources (PENRO) Task Force Lingkod Cagayan (TFLC) confiscated 5,000 board feet of sawn lumber at Barangay Gatto Pamplona, Cagayan on Wednesday. Engr. Nelson Tumaliuan, chief of the Technical Services Division of PENRO, said the confiscation was carried out after receiving reports from concerned citizens. Tumaliuan said the … Read More

5.1 magnitude quake jolts Cagayan

TUGUEGARAO CITY — A 5.1 magnitude quake jolted Calayan, Cagayan province and some areas of Apayao at 6:08 a.m. Wednesday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHILVOLCS) said. Office of Civil Defense (OCD) Region 2 Regional Director Dante Balao said aftershocks are expected and advised the public to stay calm and vigilant. PHIVOLCS said the quake … Read More