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Anti-pneumonia shots for city’s elderly, PWDs

The City Health Office is ready to administer anti-pneumonia vaccines to senior citizens and persons with disabilities (PWDs).

DENR to plant over 3T has. with bamboo

Around 779,600 bamboos will be planted in 3,898 hectares (has.) of land in Western Visayas this year. The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) pushes for bamboo as alternative to wood.

$5.5-M rehab of Concepcion fish port to start soon

The rehabilitation of the fishing port of the Municipality of Concepcion may start in two months.

Drug allegation upsets family – Carles mayor

His family was losing sleep over President Rodrigo Duterte’s linking him to illegal drugs, according to Mayor Sigfriedo Betita of Carles, Iloilo.

Suspected Odicta aide busted for shabu

A man linked to slain suspected drug lord Melvin Odicta Sr. was arrested in an antidrug operation of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Region 6 in Barangay Boulevard, Molo district.

Homes for 24 Ati families in Jaro

Twenty-four Ati families now have what they can call a home.

Koreans safe in Iloilo – police

Police in this city assured the Korean community of their safety.

DILG funds P414-M Iloilo road projects

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), through its Conditional Matching Grant to Provinces (CMGP) program, will fund some P413.9 million worth of projects in this province this year.

Jaro double murder suspect arrested

The suspect in the 2015 death of a businessman and his live-in partner in Jaro district has been arrested in Sitio Capahu-an, Barangay Himaya, Hinigaran, Negros Occidental.

Iloilo, Antique rebels fire guns near gov’t troops

New People’s Army (NPA) rebels fired guns in the hinterland barangay of Boloc in Tubungan, Iloilo some 250 meters away from where Philippine Army soldiers were staying.

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