Pangasinan mulls location referencing system of prov'l roads

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan March 10 (PIA) – The Pangasinan local government wants its provincial road networks inventoried and made part of a location referencing system for easier road maintenance using information technology.     On Monday, the provincial board authorized Governor Amado Espino, Jr.... Read more

Pangasinense is lone female in PMA’s Top 10 grads

DAGUPAN CITY, March 10 (PIA) – A Pangasinense is the lone female in the Top 10 graduates of the Philippine Military Academy and will march as the second highest in this year’s commencement exercises. Cadet First Class Christine Mae Calima of the Gabay Laya Class of 2016 fulfilled the dream of h... Read more

Weaver's son of La Union is Top 6 in PMA 2016 Class

SAN FERNANDO CITY, March 10 (PIA) – A son of an abel weaver from Bangar, La Union belongs to the Top 10 of the graduating Gabay Laya Class of 2016 in the Philippine Military Academy. Cadet First Class Mark Joseph Cabanit Daria landed top six from the 63 cadets who are expected to graduate on Marc... Read more

DPWH in Ilocos activates “Lakbay Alalay” program for Holy Week

SAN FERNANDO CITY, March 9 (PIA) - The government's “Lakbay Alalay” program was activated to assist motorists heading to various destination points in the Ilocos for the Holy Week break from March 21 to March 28. “Different stations of Lakbay Alalay teams will be in place along major thor... Read more

Go for yellow-labelled, power-efficient products - DTI

DAGUPAN CITY, March 9 (PIA) – The Department of Trade Industry (DTI) advised the public to always check on energy guide labels or yellow cards attached to their appliances or electrical products to save energy consumption and get the best value of their money. Peter Mangabat, provincial director ... Read more

In Ilocos Norte, operators extend late-night trips to tourist spots

LAOAG CITY, March 9 (PIA) - Good news to commuters trying to catch late-night trips to Ilocos Norte's select destinations. Operators will stretch further jeepney trips under the Night Express to accommodate the expected surge of commuters during the summer break, town fiestas, and the graduatio... Read more

Ilocos Norte kicks- off Women’s Month celeb

LAOAG CITY, March 8 (PIA) - The Ilocos Norte provincial government through its Gender nd Development (GAD) office began its series of high - impact activities for the month-long celebration of Women’s Month on Monday. Nelinda A. Erice, the GAD officer of Ilocos Norte, said the Women’s Month cel... Read more

Agraira dagiti peke a pestisidio iti Ilokos, naballaagan dagiti mannalon

VIGAN CITY, March 8 (PIA) - Nagballaag ti Fertilizer and Pesticides Authority (FPA) kadagiti mannalon nga agannadda kontra kadagiti aglaklako kadagiti peke a ganagan ken pestisidio aglalo kadagiti barbarangay wenno aw-away ta addan dagiti natiltiliwan ditoy Ilokos. Daytoy ti waragawag ni Provincial... Read more

Tagalog News: Blood donation drive ng KBP-Pangasinan Chapter, matagumpay

LUNGSOD NG DAGUPAN, Marso 8 (PIA) – Naging matagumpay ang isinagawang blood donation drive ng Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas (KBP)  sa CSI the City Mall sa lungsod ng Dagupan kamakailan. Ayon kay Emmanuel Sibayan, pangulo ng KBP-Pangasinan, ang aktibidad kung saan kasama ang Philippine... Read more

11-hour power outage in Pangasinan on March 9

DAGUPAN CITY, March 8 (PIA) – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has set an 11-hour power outage in parts of Pangasinan on Wednesday, March 9 from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The scheduled power interruption will affect the towns of Asingan, Mapandan, Mangaldan and parts of Urdaneta Cit... Read more

In La Union, more women set sights on mayoralty seats

SAN FERNANDO CITY, March 8 (PIA) – The 2016 May elections in La Union have shown the rise in the number of women joining the political race that men has long dominated. Records from the Commission on Elections show at least 11 women have filed their candidacies in various mayoralty posts hoping t... Read more

Lights out, once more, for Earth Hour

DAGUPAN CITY, March 7 (PIA) – An hour of darkness to keep the fire alive for the global fight against climate change.  The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has lent its voice to the annual Earth Hour set on March 19 calling every Filipino to switch off their lights with the rest of the wor... Read more

Patuloy ang tulong ng gobyerno sa mga SMEs sa Ilocos Sur

VIGAN CITY, March 7 (PIA) - Para mapaunlad ang ekonomya ng Ilocos Sur at makalikha ng mas maraming hanap-buhay, pinaigting ng pamahalaan ang suporta  sa mga maliliit na negosyo o Small and Medium Enterprises (SME’s). Ito ang idiniin ni Bokal Jeremias Singson, chairman, Committee on Finance and A... Read more

2016 national games start in Pangasinan

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, March 7 (PIA) – The 2016 Philippine National Games kick off today, March 7 at the Narciso Ramos Sports and Civic Center (NRSCC) here with around 2,500 participating athletes and coaches from all over the country. The Philippine National Games is an annual national sports rac... Read more

Police sweeps Ilocos Sur Capitol after bomb threat

VIGAN CITY, March 7 (PIA) - Employees evacuated the Ilocos Sur Capitol building here past 12 noon on Monday, March 7 after a bomb threat went through the text message hotline of the provincial disaster risk reduction and management council, police said. Supt. Maximo Taclas, of the Ilocos Sur police... Read more