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Fishermen fish 3 Aussies off Siargao
BUTUAN CITY -- Authorities here said local fishermen have reported the rescue of three Australians, one of whom later died of severe dehydration, in waters off the coast of Siargao Island Sunday morning, December 17. A police official of the ...
From 793 days ago
Red tide warning up in Lianga Bay
BUTUAN CITY - The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resource (BFAR) has issued a warning and a ban on the harvest and consumption of shellfish coming from Lianga Bay in Surigao del Sur after water from the bay’s coastal area ...
From 796 days ago
4,300 cops secure Caraga for Undas 2017
BUTUAN CITY -- Around 4,300 police personnel were deployed to secure cemeteries and travel hubs throughout the five provinces of the Caraga Region for the All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day commemorations, an official of the Police Regional Office ...
From 839 days ago
NPA claims attack on Butuan quarry
BUTUAN CITY -- The New People’s Army (NPA), in a statement on Thursday, October 26, has claimed responsibility for the attack on a quarry here which saw the torching of heavy equipment amounting to some P9 million. Released by the rebel ...
From 847 days ago
Soldier wounded in clash with NPA rebels
BUTUAN CITY -- A soldier of the 23rd Infantry Battalion was injured in a clash with members of the New People’s Army (NPA) Monday morning, October 23, in one of the far-flung villages here as the military and police intensify ...
From 848 days ago
Caraga grad tops forester board exams
BUTUAN CITY -- A student from the Caraga State University (CSU) took the top spot of the recently concluded September 2017 Forester board exam for the second year in a row. Victor Lobrigas Corbita from Barobo town in Surigao del ...
From 886 days ago
Caraga lawmakers commended for voting against CHR budget cuts
BUTUAN CITY – Residents and groups from different parts of the Caraga Region hailed the stand of two of its lawmakers on the proposed P1,000 budget of the Commission of Human Rights (CHR) next year. The two lawmakers from ...
From 888 days ago
Escape into Siargao's Pacifico Beach
THE island of Siargao in the province of Surigao del Norte has become synonymous to surfing in this part of Southeast Asia but tourists are now taking notice of the island’s other attractions even as surfing remains its top draw. Based ...
From 893 days ago
Security measures heightened for Siargao surfing tourney
BUTUAN CITY -- The Surigao del Norte Provincial Police Office (SDNPPO) and the 30th Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army revealed that they would be stepping up their security measures in the island of Siargao in preparation for this year’s ...
From 897 days ago
Drones to be used in conservation efforts
BUTUAN CITY -- Unmanned aerial vehicles (UEVs) or drones can become an essential tool in environmental protection and conservation as pointed out during the 2nd Mindanao Protected Area Management Board (PAMB) network conference here last Wednesday, August 30. Drones are ...
From 900 days ago