Capitol pegs Crising damage at P84.8 M

Izobelle T. Pulgo 04/25/2017

  Crising,” the low pressure area (LPA) downgraded from its initial tropical depression status not only claimed several lives but also wreaked havoc in millions worth of damages. A partial damage assessment report of the Cebu Provincial…

‘Crising’ wreaks P3.3M damage to crops in Carmen

Izobelle T. Pulgo 04/20/2017

DAMAGE to crops in Carmen town brought about by Tropical Depression Crising is initially assessed at P3.3 million. Ramero Pungtod, officer in charge of the agriculture office of Carmen, said nine barangays in the municipality incurred damage…

Capitol mulls relocation site for victims

Izobelle T. Pulgo 04/18/2017

CRISING AFTERMATH The unexpected wrath brought about by the otherwise mild tropical depression Crising caught many people by surprise when the floodwaters it brought along slammed through northern Cebu and left nine people dead. And from here…

Crising death toll now 10

Izobelle T. Pulgo, Nestle Semilla 04/17/2017

Cebu official says Crising was downgraded to LPA, so no state of calamity was declared This year’s Easter Sunday, despite its message of birth and renewal, had taken on a tragic turn in the island of Cebu…

500 people evacuated at height of Crising in Mandaue City

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 04/17/2017

  MANDAUE City’s response teams were busy evacuating some families during last Sunday’s heavy rains and flooding. Felix Suico, head of the Mandaue City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MCDRRMO), said that they had to evacuate…

FLOOD KILLS 9 ON EASTER SUNDAY

Doris C. Bongcac, Inquirer, Izobelle T. Pulgo, Jhunnex Napallacan, Joey Gabieta, Jose Santino S. Bunachita 04/16/2017

  Matters related to security and fear of terrorist attacks have momentarily taken a back seat as heavy rainfall spawned by tropical depression “Crising” caused widespread flooding in Cebu, leaving at least nine persons dead, half of…

Downpour fails to stop Sugat sa Minglanilla

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 04/16/2017

Children and other cast members of the Sugat Kabanhawan sa Minglanilla did not seem to mind the nonstop heavy rains as they performed their respective roles in the play at dawn on Easter Sunday. Froy Basilan, 19,…

Easter Crising

Gerard Pareja 04/16/2017

Ang Sugat sa Pagkabanhaw usa ka procession / street drama kada kaadlawon sa Easter Sunday nga mohulagway sa unang panagtagbo ni Maria ug sa nabanhaw nga Jesu Kristo. Pero ambot lang kahag daghan ba ang napahigayon nga…

1,700 stranded in Cebu

Inquirer, Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 04/15/2017

At least 1,700 passengers, 13 vessels and 45 rolling cargo vessels were left stranded in Cebu as tropical depression “Crising” moved closer to Samar during the morning of Black Saturday. One of those stranded was Melissa Degamo,…

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