Negros Or. police tighten security after Tanjay shooting

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/12/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Police in Negros Oriental have tightened their security measures following the shooting incident involving a Chinese couple on Sunday night, September 11, 2022, in Barangay Tugas, Tanjay City. Police Brigadier General Roque Eduardo…

Mandani Bay Dragon Boat Regatta 2022 to unfurl on Aug 20

Mary Rose Sagarino 07/06/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — The Philippine Accessible Disability Services Inc. (PADS) will be organizing a boat race on August 20, 2022. The Mandani Bay Dragon Boat Regatta 2022 is the first major sporting event to be held…

Rice farmers in region to receive financial assistance from DA

Mary Rose Sagarino 05/31/2022

MANDAUE CITY, Philippines — Rice farmers in the region will receive financial assistance from the Department of Agriculture in Central Visayas (DA-7) next month. DA-7 OIC Director Joel Elumba said about 93,000 farmers in the region will…

Negros Or. shooting: Cops after 4 alleged NPA members, who killed father, son

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 02/18/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The top official of the Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) has directed his men to track down the perpetrators, whom police believed to be members of the New People’s Army, who…

Moreno to boost Cebu tourism by building bridges that connect neighboring provinces if elected president

Mae Fhel Gom-os 11/05/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Another presidential aspirant is planning to boost Cebu’s tourism industry if elected president in next year’s polls. Incumbent Manila City Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso said he will build bridges that would connect…

Buy-busts in Cebu, Negros yield P700K shabu, net 4 high value individuals

Pegeen Maisie M. Sararaña 09/25/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least P700,000 worth of suspected shabu were confiscated and four high value individuals arrested in two separate buy-bust operations in Sibulan town in Negros Oriental and Cebu City today, Saturday, September 25.…

Cebu City EOC pushes for antigen, RT-PCR tests for inbound sea travelers

Mae Fhel Gom-os 06/21/2021

CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES — Due to the rising COVID-19 cases noted in the neighboring provinces, all inbound passengers whether for Cebu City or Cebu Province, as long as they go through the seaport in Cebu City, might…

Kanlaon Volcano records 3 volcanic quakes in 24 hrs

Darryl John Esguerra - Reporter / @DJEsguerraINQ 11/29/2020

MANILA, Philippines — Kanlaon Volcano on the island of Negros continues its restlessness as it registered three volcanic earthquakes in a span of 24 hours. In an advisory on Sunday, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology…

Kanlaon emits steam, remains under Alert Level 1

Rosalie O. Abatayo 08/18/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines —The Kanlaon Volcano in Negros Island has been observed to be emitting moderate steam in the past 24 hours. At least four volcanic earthquakes were also recorded in the vicinity of Mt. Kanlaon, which…

Two fishermen in Negros Or. positive of virus

Rosalie O. Abatayo 05/31/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Negros Oriental Provincial Health Office has announced that two of the 164 fishermen, who arrived in the province on board the fishing vessel, Phillip DR, had tested positive for the coronavirus disease…

Live-in partners in Negros Oriental arrested for drugs

Immae Lachica 05/06/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines–Live-in partners from Dumaguete City in Negros Oriental were nabbed by police on Tuesday, May 5, 2020, in Zone 6 Barangay Looc, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental for illegal drugs. The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency in…

Army assures no let up in campaign against NPA

Florence Baesa 04/20/2020

DUMAGUETE CITY, Negros Oriental—The 303rd Infantry Brigade of the Philippine Army assured that there will be no let up in the campaign against the New People’s Army (NPA) as it honors the bravery of the troops of…

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