9-day cloud seeding continues to bring rains in Negros

May 12, 2016 by · Comments Off on 9-day cloud seeding continues to bring rains in Negros 

BACOLOD CITY, May 11 — Following the nine-day cloud seeding operations in Negros Island Region as of Tuesday, Negrenses continue to experience rains although mostly in Negros Occidental only, according to the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Soils and Water Management (DA-BSWM).

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Santiago-Marcos tandem visits Iloilo City

April 14, 2016 by · Comments Off on Santiago-Marcos tandem visits Iloilo City 

ILOILO CITY, April 13 — After being absent in the campaign trail for almost two months, presidential candidate Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago visited Iloilo City, her known bailiwick on Wednesday.

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Four cities, six municipalities in Negros Oriental tagged as election watch list areas

January 29, 2016 by · Comments Off on Four cities, six municipalities in Negros Oriental tagged as election watch list areas 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Jan. 28 -– Four cities and six municipalities in Negros Oriental were identified Thursday as election watch list areas (EWAs) and would therefore be under close watch until the May 9 synchronized elections, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) here announced.

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(News Feature)In Negros Oriental, rice mill from DOLE helps organic farmers brand own rice produce, cut milling cost

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on (News Feature)In Negros Oriental, rice mill from DOLE helps organic farmers brand own rice produce, cut milling cost 

MANILA, Dec. 22 — After waiting for three to four months of rice cultivation, the harder work of 59-year old Romeo Tagbar begins. It’s harvest time.

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LTO-Bayawan sticks to old requirements for professional driver’s license

December 8, 2015 by · Comments Off on LTO-Bayawan sticks to old requirements for professional driver’s license 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Dec. 1 – The Land Transportation Office (LTO) extension office in Bayawan City, Negros Oriental is sticking to the old requirements for the renewal of professional driver’s license transactions.

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PNP provincial director supervises checkpoints amid spate of killings

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on PNP provincial director supervises checkpoints amid spate of killings 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Nov. 10 –- The OIC provincial police director of Negros Oriental, Sr. Supt. Dionardo Carlos, on Tuesday supervised the conduct of a checkpoint in Dumaguete City, the provincial capital, in the wake of the spate of killings in this city.

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Army battalion receives newly procured rifles as part of modernization plan

November 11, 2015 by · Comments Off on Army battalion receives newly procured rifles as part of modernization plan 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Nov. 10 -– The Batallion of Excellence Award recipient, the 79th IB “Masaligan” Battalion is now equipped with the newly procured Carbine 5.56 mm R4 A3 rifles as part of the modernization thrust of the Philippine Army.

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Dumaguete City LGU determined to rid streets of mendicants

October 29, 2015 by · Comments Off on Dumaguete City LGU determined to rid streets of mendicants 

By Judaline F. Partlow

DUMAGUETE CITY, Oct. 28 (PNA) – The local government of Dumaguete, the capital of Negros Oriental, is serious in its campaign to rid the city of mendicants and similarly-natured individuals, some of whom are literally living off the streets.

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Negros Oriental PNP personnel yield negative results in random drug testing

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Negros Oriental PNP personnel yield negative results in random drug testing 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Oct. 27 — Not one of the total 126 policemen tasked to rid the streets of illegal drugs in Negros Oriental was found positive for use of prohibited drugs following the conduct of a random drug test last week at Camp Francisco Fernandez in Agan-an, Sibulan town.

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Local candidate confused over Liberal Party’s set up in Negros Oriental

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on Local candidate confused over Liberal Party’s set up in Negros Oriental 

DUMAGUETE CITY, Oct. 27 –- A former mayor in Negros Oriental who is making a comeback in the 2016 polls has expressed concern over the current set up of the Liberal Party in the province.

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