7 dead, 15 hurt as truck falls off ravine

BAGUIO CITY— At least seven people died while 15 others were injured after a dump truck they were riding fell off a ravine in Tabuk City, Kalinga, police said on…

Militiaman, NPA rebel killed in Kalinga encounter

BAGUIO CITY — The detachment commander of the Civilian Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) in Barangay Uma, Lubuagan, Kalinga was killed at dawn on Sunday, after a 15-minute exchange of fire…

Save surviving rice farms, restore irrigation: Kalinga pleads

TABUK, Kalinga— The municipality of Tanudan in this province is asking the help of the National Irrigation Administration and other offices of the government, including samaritans to help them restore…

Kalinga cops to do regular checkpoints, eye ambulant traders

TABUK CITY, Kalinga — The provincial police of Kalinga will regularly conduct checkpoints in various areas of this upland province, especially on vehicles of non-residents, its director said Thursday. Residents, especially…

Multisectoral task force formed to settle Kalinga tribal row

LAGAWE, Ifugao — Kalinga Vice Governor James Edduba has confirmed that peace is reigning between Kalinga’s Lubo and Tulgao tribes after the two murder suspects that sparked a conflict were put…

Kalinga condemns recruitment by Cordillera People’s Liberation Army

LAGAWE, Ifugao — The provincial government condemns the recruitment activities of the Cordillera People’s Liberation Army (CPLA) in the province, a local official said on Monday. “There is a PPOC (Provincial…

P2-M marijuana burned in Benguet

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — Some PHP2 million worth of marijuana were seized and burned this week by government law enforcers in Kibungan, one of the 13 municipalities of Benguet province.…

Nolcom, PDEA units destroy marijuana plantation in Kalinga

  MANILA — Northern Luzon Command (Nolcom) units in coordination with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) discovered and destroyed a 100-square meter marijuana plantation in Kalinga Sunday morning. Lt. Col.…

Bizarre Kalinga cemetery keeps memories of the dead alive

TABUK CITY, Kalinga — A peculiar cemetery in a village here is serving two purposes – a resting place for the dead and a tourist attraction for the living. From the…

NDRRMC releases P1.9B for Mt. Province, Kalinga

TABUK, Kalinga – Kalinga Representative and Mountain Province “caretaker” Allen Jesse Mangaoang said the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) had released a total of PHP1.9 billion for the…

Army condemns NPA attack on power line in Mt. Province

TABUK CITY, Kalinga — The military’s 5th Infantry Division (5ID) covering the Cordillera region condemned on Thursday the continuing atrocities perpetrated by the New People’s Army (NPA) in the region.…

More than P11-M marijuana plants destroyed in Kalinga

BAGUIO CITY — Law enforcement agents destroyed PHP11.04 million worth of marijuana in a joint two-day operations in Kalinga province from September 20 to 21, the Police Regional Office reported…

Four slain Kalinga cops to receive posthumous Pamanang Lingkod Bayani award

TABUK CITY, Kalinga — The Civil Service Commission (CSC) will honor the four slain policemen in Kalinga with the posthumous Pamanang Lingkod Bayani Award and will give PHP100,000 financial assistance…

4 cops slain, 3 others injured in police operation in Kalinga

MANILA — Four policemen were killed while three others were severely injured in a police operation in Lubuangan, Kalinga on Tuesday. Philippine National Police Public Information Office (PNP PIO) chief…

Kalinga Governor urges Agencies to stop illegal drugs menace by Year-End

TABUK CITY, Kalinga – – Governor Jocel Baac urged law enforcers, local government units officials, concerned national agencies, and the community to work together to stamp out the illegal drugs…