Dagupan City mayor vows P4-M funding for campus journalism

DAGUPAN CITY — Mayor Belen Fernandez has pledged PHP4-million funding next year for the rigid training and activities of campus journalists in the city in a bid to fight fake…

Dagupan braces for Typhoon Rosita

Dagupan health office urges frequent cleanup drive

DAGUPAN CITY — The City Health Office (CHO) is encouraging barangay officials and all communities to clean up their surroundings to remove the breeding ground of mosquitoes after the recent…

Dagupan exec calls for scientific study to solve flooding

DAGUPAN CITY — Dagupan City Vice Mayor Brian Lim has urged private businessmen to help the city come up with a scientific study to identify the causes of and solutions to…

Former Immigration chief dies at 75

DAGUPAN CITY — Former Bureau of Immigration (BI) Commissioner Alipio Fernandez Jr. died Thursday morning after more than a year of battle against cancer. “He returned to our Lord at 3…

Dagupan City running low on anti-lepto drug

DAGUPAN CITY — The City Health Office (CHO) here has appealed to higher health authorities to replenish its supply of Doxycycline, an antibiotic used against leptospirosis. City health officer Dr. Ophelia…

STATE OF CALAMITY

Pangasinan now under state of calamity

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — The Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Pangasinan passed a resolution declaring the entire province under a state of calamity, due to flooding brought about by the intensified southwest monsoon and…

Dagupan under state of calamity due to flooding

DAGUPAN CITY — The City Council placed Dagupan under a state of calamity in a resolution issued Saturday due to continuous rains and flooding caused by the storm-enhanced southwest monsoon.…

LGU-Dagupan to give body cams to selected cops, traffic enforcers

DAGUPAN CITY—The Dagupan City government is set to give body cameras to selected personnel of the Dagupan City Police Station (DCPS) and Public Order and Safety Office (POSO) enforcers to…

Dagupan continues dynamic growth in 2017

DAGUPAN CITY — When it rains, it pours. Such aptly applies to what is happening today in Dagupan — a city in the northern Philippines that reached its 75th year…

2 private groups propose common PUV terminal in Dagupan

DAGUPAN CITY — Two private groups have signified their intention to put up a common terminal for all passenger utility vehicles (PUV) to include buses, mini-buses, vans and jeepneys plying…

Teacher nabbed for uploading child porn video

DAGUPAN CITY– A school teacher from San Carlos City was arrested by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Thursday for allegedly uploading child pornography materials. Lawyer Dante Bonoan, NBI chief…

Saltwater intrusion shuts down pumping station

DAGUPAN CITY — One of the pumping stations of the Dagupan City Water District (DCWD) located in the city’s central business district here was shut off due to saltwater intrusion…

Thailand ambassador, wife visit Dagupan

DAGUPAN CITY – The Ambassador of Thailand to the Philippines, Thanatip Upatising, and his wife Monthip on Friday paid a courtesy call on Mayor Belen Fernandez after visiting Thai students…

2 big Dagupan malls seen to boost employment

DAGUPAN CITY — The city government will soon create a Local Employment Council (LEC) in preparation for the opening of two big shopping malls here which in turn is expected to…

Blue mussels ‘bane’ to fish farming in Dagupan: city agri office

DAGUPAN CITY — The blue mussels introduced in Dagupan rivers a few years ago are now considered a bane to local fish farmers raising signanid (malaga) and grouper (lapulapu). This was…

High tide, rains trigger floods in some Dagupan areas

DAGUPAN CITY — Some low-lying areas here, including the city hall grounds, have been flooded following the rise of water in two major rivers, which was apparently triggered by heavy rains and…

Pupils in ASEAN costumes delight crowd in Dagupan parade

DAGUPAN CITY, Aug. 9 — Pupils dressed in costumes of people in Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN ) member-countries were the toast of the crowd during a parade…

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