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Monday, April 24, 2017
The Big News

The Big News

An aerial view of a hydropower plant along Agus River, near scenic Maria Cristina Falls in Iligan City. Mindanews File Photo

MIECOOP: Renewable energy best for Mindanao

Mindanao should tap more renewable energy sources like hydropower plants, a group of cooperatives said amid the increasing number of coal-fired power plants in the...
Hon. Avegayle Ortiz-Omaiza with GSP National President Susan Locsin, Regional Chairperson Mrs. Norma A. Sur, and National Executive Director Mrs. Ma. Dolores Santiago and the rest of the National Board Members and 32nd Encampment Staff during the Mayor’s Night of the 32nd Eastern Mindanao Regional Encampment held on April 18, 2017. Photo by Joie Maine A. Gelmo

Inday treats girl scouts to dinner

Davao City Mayor Inday Sara Duterte-Carpio sponsored a buffet dinner for a total 685 junior and senior girl scouts along with the working staff,...
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ARBs claim DAR execs incited them to violence

Members of a Davao del Norte-based agrarian reform beneficiary cooperative have denounced two officials of the Department of Agrarian Reform for what they claimed...
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ARMM to build hospital annex in Maguindanao

Residents of Datu Piang and its adjacent towns in Maguindanao's first district will soon have a major health facility, said officials on Saturday. Governor Mujiv...
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2,000 pedestrian lanes to be repainted

To ensure public utility drivers and pedestrians are following traffic rules, the Davao City Transport and Traffic Management Office (CTTMO) has commenced to repair...
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ARMM dialogues with Lanao del Sur’s social devt. sectors

To improve communication with the stakeholders at the grassroots level and promote greater community participation in solving social issues, the Autonomous Region in Muslim...
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Defense backs Lopez’s stand in protecting the environment

The defense department has expressed strong support for Environment Secretary Gina Lopez's steadfast commitment to the genuine protection of the environment and the promotion...
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Cops recover motorbike used in Talayan mosque bombing

Police authorities in Maguindanao have recovered a motorbike used by two men who lobbed grenades at the Talayan mosque in that town Friday noon. Eight...
CAUSE DETERMINED. Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) 11 spokesperson Inspector Patricio Brananola says electrical short circuit was the cause of fire at the house of Tourism assistant secretary Eden Josephine David during yesterday’s AFP-PNP Press Corps at The Royal Mandaya Hotel. David’s nine-year old son, a house help and a houseboy were killed during the said incident. LEAN DAVAL JR.

6 confirmed dead in Bangkal LPG explosion

Six out of seven members of a family who were injured when an LPG tank exploded inside a warehouse in Bangkal on April 11...
FINANCIAL AID. The City Council of Davao led by Vice Mayor Paolo Z. Duterte approved the P11 million financial assistance of the city government of Davao to typhoon Nina victims during yesterday’s special session as requested by Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio. LEAN DAVAL JR.

Paolo warns criminals using his name to stop

Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte warns small time criminal who use his name and his office that the law will catch up with them soon. This...

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