DPWH opens new P490M La Union-Baguio road

TUBAO, La Union – Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar opened here Monday the newly-completed P493.9 million road and bridge connecting La Union and Baguio City. Villar…

UCT benefits 328K indigent families, elderly in Region 1

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union—A total of 200,883 indigent families from the entire Region 1 have received PHP2,400 worth of the unconditional cash transfer (UCT), while 127,195 poor senior citizens…

Region 1 workers get P30 pay hike

SAN FERNANDO CITY – Minimum wage earners in Region 1 will get a P30 increase in pay starting January 25, according to the Department of Labor and Employment-Regional Office I here.…

OCD warns Pangasinan fishermen not to venture into sea yet

  LINGAYEN, Pangasinan — Fishermen in Pangasinan and Region 1, especially those riding on fishing boats and small sea crafts, have been warned not to venture into the sea as…

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…

PDEAD busts four drug dens in La Union

SAN FERNANDO CITY,La Union — The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Region 1 announced Saturday the busting of drug dens located in four adjacent houses in Barangay Taberna, Bauang,…

Region 1 police all set to make ‘Undas’ 2016 peaceful

CAMP BGEN OSCAR M. FLORENDO –- Region 1 police director Chief Superintendent Gregorio R. Pimentel ordered all police units under his command to intensify their operations and be vigilant to…

Pre-emptively evacuated families for ‘Lawin’ now at 18,277 families

MANILA — In line with efforts to mitigate the effects of Typhoon “Lawin”, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) announced on Thursday it has pre-emptively evacuated 18,277 families…