CSC gives aid to civil servants died in line of duty

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, May 25 (PIA) – Families of civil servants who died while performing their duty are entitled to receive a one-time P100,000 financial assistance, an official of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) here said.   Valnizan Calubaquib, chief-personnel specialist division,... Read more

CHARM, E-trikes launched in Cauayan City

CAUAYAN CITY, Isabela, May 26 (PIA) – The Department of Science and Technology (DOST), in partnership with the city government here, launched Monday the first electric-powered vehicle charging station dubbed as ‘Charging in Minutes’ or CHARM project, along with a number of electronic tricycles... Read more

NV offers P28M livelihood, souvenir center for tourists

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, May 26(PIA) – A P28 million Livelihood and Pasalubong Center has been built by the provincial government in barangay Magsaysay here to cater for local and foreign tourists and to boost the potentials and capabilities of Nueva Vizcaya entrepreneurs.   It was buil... Read more

Ilocano news: Linak ken programa kontra ti illegal a droga, itultuloy ti PNP

BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, May 26 (PIA) –Itultuloy ti Philippine National Police (PNP) ti Cagayan Valley ti programa kontra illegal a droga ken panangpatalinaed ti linak ken kapya.   Sigun kenni Police Chief Supt. Robert Quenery, baro a regional director ti PNP, saanda  nga baybay-an ti iwa... Read more

New school chief hopes 100% infra completion

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, May 25 (PIA) – With the start of classes just a few weeks away, two schools in this province are not yet ready for the school opening on June 5, an official of the Department of Education (DepEd) said.   Newly-installed OIC Schools Division Superintendent Dr. Jessie... Read more

BSRN Quirino wins 1st place in 2017 reg'l congress

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, May 25 (PIA) - - The Batang Radyo Sa Nutrisyon (BRSN) here emerged as first runner-up in the recently concluded BSRN congress in Cauayan City, Isabela.   The BSRN Quirino got the Best Anchor award in the News Writing and Broadcasting contest, Most Disciplined, Best Dre... Read more

Isabela town beefs up illegal gambling drive

LUNA, Isabela, May 25 (PIA) - - An official here has ordered police officers and other law enforcers in this town to continuously running after operators and individuals involved in illegal gambling operations.   In support to President Duterte’s war against illegal gambling, Mayor Jaime ... Read more

City dad: No to junk foods

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, May 25 (PIA) - - Junk foods should be restricted among children as these are unhealthy processed foods with high calories but low in nutritional value, a city official here said.   Mayor Bienvenido De Guzman said the unhealthy eating behaviors of the children can inc... Read more

CAGELCO I to install new sub-station

SOLANA, Cagayan, May 22 (PIA) - - Due to the increasing demand of power supply, the Cagayan Electric Cooperative I (CAGELCO I) is set to construct new sub-station in barangay Caritan Norte in this city to increase power load capacities of the distribution lines to its consumers.   Engr. Tito ... Read more

Isabela is PH best prov’l disaster council anew

CITY OF ILAGAN, Isabela, May 22 (PIA) – The National Disaster Risk Reduction Council (NDRRMC) has once again declared the provincial disaster team here as best PDRRMC nationwide during the 18th Gawad KALASAG search.   The provinces of Pampanga in Region 3 and Dinagat Island in CARAGA region... Read more

Various sectors join Brigada Eskwela

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, May 15 (PIA) –  With the start of classes just a few weeks away, various sectors and organizations in the province have extended their support and resources in this year’s Birgada Eskwela of the Department of Education (DepEd).   Earlier, DepEd Regional Director... Read more

Intermittent power outages hit parts of Cagayan

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, May 22 (PIA) - - An official of the Cagayan Electric Cooperative (CAGELCO) I said the overloading of the feeder lines was the cause of the intermittent power interruptions in the past few days affecting the electric coop’s area of operations.     Engr. Tito R. Li... Read more

SPUP sets up learning center for Aetas

PENABLANCA, Cagayan, May 22 (PIA) - - To provide a learning facility for the indigenous peoples, the St. Paul University Philippines (SPUP) has established a community learning center for the Agta children in this town.   Sis. Merceditas O. Ang, SPUP president, said the facility is one of the... Read more

Region 2 bags 10 awards in Gawad KALASAG

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, May 22 (PIA) - - The Cagayan Valley region brought home at least 10 different awards in the recently concluded 2017 National Gawad Kalasag search.   The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council of Isabela was declared best PDRRMC this year. The prov... Read more

DepEd honors Brigada Eskwela partners

CABARROGUIS, Quirino, May 19 (PIA)- -The Department of Education (DepEd) here recently recognized at least 48 of its Brigada Eskwela stakeholders through its Project FUSION or Forming Unified Stakeholders’ Involvement towards Output-Driven Networking.   The Project FUSION was pearheade... Read more