Laoag City officials no show at prov’l board hearing on coop deal

LAOAG CITY — Laoag Mayor Chevylle Fariñas and five other city officials failed to show up at a joint committee hearing that the Sangguniang Panlalawigan (Provincial Board) set on Tuesday to…

Laoag workshop teaches people with autism self-expression thru art

LAOAG CITY — The doors of the spacious air-conditioned auditorium of the Laoag City Hall opened on Tuesday for people with autism (PWA) who filled every corner of the room with art.…

3G parks in Ilocos Norte boost children’s school performance

LAOAG CITY — Three-generational (3G) playground and fitness parks in several towns in the first and second districts of Ilocos Norte now inspire children to go to school and help boost…

Ilocos Norte opens youth leadership camp

LAOAG CITY—Around 400 youth leaders from different parts of Ilocos Norte province are now gathered for a four-day youth leadership camp being held in Davila village in Pasuquin town. The…

DTI continues to empower barangay micro enterprises

LAOAG CITY— The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has been doing the rounds of the different towns of Ilocos Norte to strengthen micro business enterprises in the villages. In…

Power interruption still up in Laoag, nearby areas

  LAOAG CITY— Luzon grid customers may still experience momentary power interruption today, Wednesday, as part of the maintenance schedule particularly in this city. Since last week, the National Grid…

Imee Marcos arrives at the Court of Appeals

BIR-Laoag City chief: No extension of tax payment deadline

LAOAG CITY — Acting District Revenue Officer Jose Edimar Jaen of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR)-Laoag City on Monday said there will no extension of the tax payment deadline…

Dagupan mayor hails Gov. Marcos as new RPOC chair

LAOAG CITY — Mayor Belen Fernandez hailed Governor Imee Marcos of Ilocos Norte who succeeded her as chair of the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) in Region 1 during…

Ilocos Norte board asks COA to expedite special audit on Laoag’s missing fund

LAOAG CITY — Over the past six months, Laoag residents are still groping in the dark as to what happened and who shall be held liable on the loss of…

Ilocos Norte LGUs to intensify internal control systems

LAOAG CITY — Following a series of public hearings and deliberation, an ordinance that seeks to intensify internal controls to protect taxpayers’ money is now in place covering the 21…

Ilocos Norte declared under state of calamity

LAOAG CITY — Ilocos Norte officials on Friday declared the province under a state of calamity after strong winds and heavy rain accompanying Typhoon “Lawin” destroyed more than PHP 673.49…