THOUSANDS of church workers and supporters of a defeated mayoral candidate in Cagayan de Oro took to the streets Tuesday to denounce alleged election irregularities in the May 10 polls.
A SELF-proclaimed police asset is now languishing in a jail after he was arrested by elements of Cagayan de Oro City Police Office (Cocpo) for violating the government's gun ban policy.
CONTROVERSIAL car dealer Lynard Allan Bigcas has been freed from detention after posting P320,000 bail bond Monday afternoon.
Lawyer Eimee Torrefranca, one of Bigcas’ lawyers, said the case for possession of illegal drug paraphernalia has also been dismissed due to technicality.
WITNESSING how her five-year-old daughter was buried in a shallow grave somewhere in Barangay Iponan, the victim's mother decided "enough is enough."
Shaking off her great fear to their cult leader, bakeshop worker Madelyn Cardines mustered enough courage to seek help from government authorities that paved the way into cracking a case in 2011 involving the murder of an innocent child.
A JUDGE, a prosecutor and a lawyer might be banned from practicing their profession if found guilty of the case filed against them by a businesswoman.
In a 27-page affidavit complaint sent to Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro, the respondents were identified as Judge Edgar Manilag of the Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 33 in Butuan City, Prosecutor Felixberto Guiritan and lawyer Wilfredo de Asis.
IN THE occasion of the 4th Lambangus Harvest Festival on Monday in Balingasag, Misamis Oriental, a town official announced of acquiring recently a processing plant for bangus or milkfish production amounting to P8 million from the Bureau of Fish and Aquatic Resources (BFAR).
The 500-square meter processing plant is managed by the Balingasag Women’s Producer Cooperative (BWPC) which aims at improving the town’s one-town one-product.
AN ALLEGED mentally disturbed man is now in jail after he stabbed to death a "manghihilot" (masseur) inside his house in Lugait town, Misamis Oriental on Sunday.
Inspector Julius Saluta, commander of Lugait police station, identified the suspect as Benjamin Sanchez Jr., 33, a resident of Purok 2, Barangay Kaluknayan in Lugait.
TWO top officials of Phividec Industrial Estates in Misamis Oriental were ordered suspended for one year without pay by the Ombudsman-Mindanao.
The order came after a guilty decision of oppression and grave misconduct over a disputed land in Tagoloan town where a 3,000-hectare business center is located.
THE Mindanao Container Terminal (MCT) in Tagoloan, Misamis Oriental has exceeded its monthly target collection in February and March, 2012 by 38 percent, pulling the 16-percent deficit in January to a total of 22 percent over and above the actual goal during the first three months of the year.
Quinciano Pavadora, MCT’s officer-in-charge, said the Northern Mindanao’s major port in Misamis Oriental attributed the significant performance on the increase in tax collection on importation exceeding the total target collection of P1.014 billion to P1.1 billion in the first quarter of 2012.
THE Alpha Phi Omega (APO)-Alpha chapter turned over Wednesday P300,000 worth of Information Communication Technology (ICT) equipment and school supplies to a public school in the city affected by Tropical Storm Sendong in December.
Anita Gomez, principal of Balulang Elementary School, received six computer sets, digital video discs, a sound system, school supplies and bundles of slippers from APO representatives.