15 hurt in Mandurriao incident

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March 5, 2020
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Fifteen were injured after two vans crashed into each other on Tuesday night in Barangay Hibao-an, located in Iloilo City’s Mandurriao district. According to Mandurriao Police Station traffic investigator, Police Staff Sergeant Jessie Cabial, a passenger van driven by 39-year-old Ramy Cajilig of Leon’s Barangay Talacuan was struck by a delivery van driven by 22-year-old …

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Provincial interns visit the governor

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March 5, 2020
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Provincial Internship Program for Employment participants recently paid a courtesy visit on Negros Occidental Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson. The group was the first batch of interns who worked for six months with various government offices pertinent to their course of study. The program was implemented by the Negros Occidental Public Employment Service Office (PESO), in …

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Governor leads oath-taking for hog-raisers association

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March 5, 2020
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Negros Occidental Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson recently led the oath-taking for officers of the Alliance of Hog Raisers Association of Negros Occidental (AHRANO) at the Provincial Capitol. The organization, which operates under the Provincial Veterinary Office, has a reported membership of over 15,000. The officers included Ric Lauron as president; Cynthia Dela Cruz-vice president; Wilma …

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Local Rotary Clubs to host fun-run combating polio

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March 5, 2020
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Rotary Clubs in Bacolod City and Negros Occidental will be hosting a fun-run on March 28 called “End Polio Run: An Awareness to Save Lives.” The event seeks to raise awareness and funding for the eradication of polio, which recently re-emerged in the Philippines after the country was previously eradicated of the disease in 2000. …

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Himamaylan City student accused of harassing, mauling teacher

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March 5, 2020
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By Dominique Gabriel G. Bañaga A student of Raymundo T. Tongson National High School-Su-ay Extension in Himamaylan City faces accusations of harassment and battery. According to an affidavit filed by 23-year-old teacher Kristel Anne Valencia, the accused 16-year-old minor allegedly harassed and physically attacked her. She claimed, last month, the student sent a message on …

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Iloilo eatery robbed

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March 4, 2020
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A man robbed an eatery last Monday in Barangay Poblacion Ilaya, located in San Enrique, Iloilo. Eatery cashier Ruby Nuevo told police the suspect placed an order for batchoy and, upon entering the kitchen to retrieve his soup, he swiped a pouch near the cash register carrying P2,000. The suspect quickly left following the robbery./WDJ

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Two injured in Mandurriao crash

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March 4, 2020
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Two people were left injured after their motorcycle crashed into a car on Monday in Barangay Taft North, located in Iloilo City’s Mandurriao district. Authorities identified the injured as 18-year-old Dave Dato-on and 29-year-old Romnick Quimba of Leganes’ Barangay Calaboa. The two were sent home after being treated by the Iloilo City Emergency Response Team./WDJ

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One arrested in Himamaylan City bust

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March 4, 2020
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One man was arrested over the weekend at Bangga Ice Plant, located at Purok 3 in Himamaylan City’s Barangay IV. Authorities identified the arrested suspect as 39-year-old Blas Jaime Quiquiles of the said neighborhood. After transacting with a poseur-buyer, police confiscated four sachets of suspected shabu worth P20,000 from the suspect, along with buy-bust items. …

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Man found dead in his Tigbauan home

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March 4, 2020
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A man was found dead yesterday morning inside his home in Tigbauan’s Barangay Poblacion. Authorities identified the fatality as 45-year-old Erwin Tandiado, who had multiple gunshot wounds across his body. Initial police investigations revealed Tandiado was asleep when he was allegedly shot by a still-unidentified suspect around 8:00 p.m. on Sunday. Scene of the crime …

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