DAR AgNor intensifies campaign against graft

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 18 (PIA) -- In line with the nationwide campaign of President Benigno S. Aquino III for good governance and fight against graft practices among public servants, the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Agusan del Norte recently conducted a two-day Public Accountability and Values... Read more

2016 Women’s Month activities set in Butuan City

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 17 (PIA) – The Regional Development Council – Gender and Development Coordinating Committee (RDC-GADCC) Caraga has set the month-long activities for this year’s Women’s Month celebration in March.RDC-GADCC chair and Commission on Human Rights (CHR) Caraga regional director ... Read more

Feature: Sustainability through unity

In a basketball game there is a so called team. It takes teamwork to pull off a successful winning moment, it is not accomplished single-handedly. This is how the Bucas Grande Farmers’ Association Incorporated (BGFAI) from Socorro, Surigao del Norte works together as an organization.The group was ... Read more

Claver OFWs, dependents undergo 4-day IT training

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 16 (PIA) -- In order to keep its members abreast with today’s digital age, the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) mobilized a four-day Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Skills Training Seminar to the members of Claver Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) Famil... Read more

Surigao Norte town to implement online business registration

ALEGRIA, Surigao del Norte, Feb. 16 (PIA) – In its desire to improve delivery of services to local business community, the municipality of Alegria, Surigao del Norte will be implementing an online business registration in coordination with the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Surigao del Nor... Read more

Cebuano News: Barangay San Pedro, Hanigad nakadawat og 16 ka mga baroto ug tabang pinansyal

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Peb. 16 (PIA) – Ang barangay San Pedro (Hanigad) ning syudad nakadawat og mokabat 16 ka mga baroto ug mokantidad P150,000 tabang pinansyal atol sa gipahigayon nga Panambay sa Barangay ug Blessing turn over niadtong Pebrero 10, 2016 didto sa maong isla.Personal nag ... Read more

Lathalain: Food Safety, mahalaga ngayong Summer

Nagpaplano ba kayong mag outing o magkaroon ng family gatherings ngayong summer?Kung outing ang pag-uusapan, ang laging nasa isip natin ay swimming at masasarap na pagkain na nababagay dito. Wala na ngang sasaya pa sa paglalangoy sa beach o sa pool at ang pagkain ng mga summer foods.Ngunit huwag nat... Read more

Feature: Get the Best from Fresh Fruits

We can take a plunge in the pool or just relax at home sipping an icy cold glass of our favorite fruit shake or cold water.But if there’s one good thing about summer, it is the abundance of fresh fruits to really enjoy.  But do you know how to choose the best one among our favorite fruits? In an ... Read more

Diocese of Butuan, partners unite for tree planting activity in AgSur

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 15 (PIA) – As part of the preparation for the Golden Jubilee celebration, the Diocese of Butuan together with partners from government agencies and non-government organizations spearheaded on Saturday the tree planting activity at Barangay Calaitan in Bayugan City, Agusan del Sur... Read more

TESDA helps rebuild houses through carpentry training in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, Feb. 15 (PIA) – In a joint undertaking with concerned government agencies and instrumentalities, the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) provincial office here has continued to make a dent by carrying out its mandate.Recently, the said agency... Read more

Cebuano News: Pista sa Kapitolyo mabulokong gisaulog

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte, Peb. 15 (PIA) - Nahimong mabulukon ug bibo ang pagsaulog sa kapistahan sa patron Our Lady of Lourdes o Pista nan Kapitolyo niadtong Pebrero 11, 2016 ning dakbayan.Ang maong selebrasyon gisugdan pinaagi sa usa ka prosisyon sa sayo nga kabuntagon sulod sa capitol compo... Read more

Surigao Norte town supports DOLE’s programs, services

MAINIT, Surigao del Norte, Feb. 15 (PIA) – The local government unit (LGU) of Mainit, Surigao del Norte being an active partner, pledged their support in implementing the Department of Labor and Employment’s (DOLE's) various programs and activities.The LGU allocates a total amount of P100,00... Read more

75IB chief mourns fallen soldier

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, February 15 (PIA) –Commanding officer Lt. Col. Haron Akaz of 75th Infantry Battalion, 402nd Brigade, Phil. Army based in Bislig City expressed his grief over the untimely and unxpected passing of one his soldiers who was killed in an encounter with New People’s Army... Read more

PSA-AgNor to launch CRVS in Butuan

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 15 (PIA) – The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) Agusan del Norte will be launching the Civil Registration and Vital Statistics Decade (CRVS) on February 19, 2016 at their provincial office here.According to Reynelo Magno, PSA Agusan del Norte provincial statistics officer, a... Read more

OWWA organizes OFW org in AgNor town

BUTUAN CITY, Feb. 15 (PIA) -- The Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) in partnership with the local government unit of Buenavista, Agusan del Norte held a one day community organizing to the 30 Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and dependents on February 10, 2015.The participants were prov... Read more