Cagayan Valley residents warned of floods, landslide

TUGUEGARAO CITY — The Cagayan Valley Regional Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (RDRRMC) has raised a “blue alert” due to the anticipated effects of Typhoon “Gardo”. Under a “blue alert” status,…

Civil Defense Office Exhorts Ilocos Households On Use of “Go-Bags”

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union — The Office of Civil Defense (OCD) has urged Ilocos families to utilize “go- bags ” and make them available and obligatory in their homes…

Surigao quake damage cost initially estimated to be nearing Php700M

BUTUAN CITY — The initial estimated damage of the 6.7 magnitude earthquake which hit Surigao del Norte and Surigao City on Friday evening has now reached almost Php700 million. The…

RDRRMC Western Visayas now on alert for tropical storm ‘Nina’

ILOILO CITY — The Office of the Civil Defense (OCD) here is hoping that tropical storm “Nina” will spare Western Visayas although preparations have already been put in place should…