Pangasinan State U to plant mangroves

DAGUPAN CITY, April 6 (PIA) – The Pangasinan State University (PSU)-Lingayen campus will lead the planting of mangroves on April 27 to advocate environmental preservation and protection to the community it serves. Dr. Armando Junio, campus executive director of PSU-Lingayen, said the initiative i... Read more

All systems go for senior high school in Batac City

BATAC CITY, April 6 (PIA) – The City Schools Division in Batac (CSDB) in Ilocos Norte is now on full swing in the implementation of K to 12 programs. Division superintendent Vilma D. Eda said, the registration for the senior high school which started on January 30, 2016 has now a total of 1,414 r... Read more

DENR, DOST ink pact on Agno River Basin preservation

DAGUPAN CITY, April 7 (PIA) – The Departments of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Science and Technology (DOST) in the Ilocos have forged an agreement on Tuesday to strengthen the advocacy on rehabilitation, preservation and protection of the Agno River Basin (ARB) in Pangasinan. Plan... Read more

“Beauty, Brains and Heart”: Ilokana ti Miss Hawaii- Filipina 2015

VIGAN CITY, April 6 (PIA) - Summa Cum Laude. Modelo iti Rampa nga iparangna dagiti aruaten ni Filipina . Nasiglat nga agsala ken agkanta kadagiti  tradisional a salsala ken samiweng.  Morenang morena ti kutisna a mangipakita nga Ilokanang- Ilokana. Makaguyugoy ti pintasna. Kangrunaanna maipagpanak... Read more

Scholarships for Science, Math now open – DOST1

SAN FERNANDO CITY, April 6 (PIA) – The Philippine Science High School scholarships for School Year 2016-2017 is now open, according to the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office 1. Director Armando Ganal said the scholarship is open to Grade Six pupils in the region who aspire to st... Read more

Filing of application for PNP entrance exam until April 5

SAN FERNANDO CITY, April 5 (PIA) – The National Police Commission has started accepting walk-in applicants for both PNP entrance  and promotional examination scheduled on April 24, 2016. Napolcom Director Evangeline M. Almirante said processing of application is until April 5 at the Napolcom off... Read more

PRO1 cites outstanding city police stations in Region 1

SAN FERNANDO CITY, April 5 (PIA) - The Police Regional Office 1 has conferred the Silver Eagle Award and Compliant Certificates to police provincial offices (PPOs) and city police stations (CPS) under the Philippine National Police Patrol Plan 2030. A silver Eagle Award is conferred to a PNP unit w... Read more

Pangasinan honors visual artist in exhibit

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan April 5 (PIA) – The works of Canada-based Pangasinan national artist for visual arts will be featured in an exhibit as part of Pangasinan’s 436th founding anniversary on April 5. Romeo "Maestro Romi Castillo Mananquil, son of Alfonso Paras-Mananquil of Pampanga and Gloria M... Read more

Itaguyod ang peace covenant, panawagan ng kandidato sa Ilocos Sur

STO. DOMINGO, Ilocos Sur, April 5 (PIA) - Hinikayat ni dating Ilocos Sur Congressman Mariano Tajon ang lahat ng mga kandidato sa darating na halalan sa Mayo 9 na itaguyod ang kabanalan at kahalagahan ng “peace covenant” na kanilang nilagdaan sa harap ng altar sa St. Paul Metropolitan Cathedral s... Read more

OWWA honors outstanding “Migranteng Juana’s” in Region 1

SAN FERNANDO CITY, April 5 (PIA) – Cognizant of the role of women in the development of their own families and their communities, the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration - Regional Welfare Office 1 (OWWA-RWO1) has recently awarded the outstanding “Migranteng Juana” in the Ilocos region.  ... Read more

Security set for Dagupan’s ‘bangus’ fest

DAGUPAN CITY, April 4 (PIA) – The Dagupan City Police Station (DCPS) has assured that security measures are in place to ensure the peaceful celebration of the forthcoming Bangus (Milkfish) Festival. Senior Insp. Joseph Mark Sibayan, deputy chief of police of Dagupan, said around 200-strong force ... Read more

10-hour power outage in Pangasinan on April 6

DAGUPAN CITY, April 4 (PIA) – The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) has set a 10-hour power outage in parts of Pangasinan on Wednesday, April 6 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Affected areas include those being service by the Central Pangasinan Electric Cooperative (CENPELCO) – Malasiqu... Read more

Four day-workweek in Bauang begins today

BAUANG, LA UNION, April 4 (PIA) – Municipal offices and line agencies in Bauang, La Union will be implementing a four-day-workweek scheme starting April 4 to May 27, 2016. All offices will observe the Monday to Thursday workweek except for employees under the Rural Health Unit, Dona Corazon Orteg... Read more

DOLE hires students, OSYs for summer jobs

DAGUPAN CITY, April 4 (PIA) – The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)-Dagupan Field Office have hired students and out-of-school youth (OSY) for a summer work program that starts today, April 4. Labor and Employment Office II Panfilo Dioquino Jr. of DOLE-Dagupan said some 23 private compani... Read more

Sec Baldoz' tip to new graduates: Do not be choosy

SAN FERNANDO CITY, April 3 (PIA) – Labor Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz said a jobseeker would have to get the first available work and invest on experience which will boost his or her employability. Speaking before the 687 new graduates of the Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University here on Mar... Read more