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2 foreigners arrested for ‘sex on beach’

BY BOY RYAN ZABALBORACAY – Sex on the white-sand beach here is a no-no — and foreigners are no exception. Two foreign tourists were arrested...

Iodine deficiency disorder prevalent in 3 provinces

ILOILO City – In Western Visayas, Iodine Deficiency Disorder (IDD) is prevalent in the provinces of Antique, Capiz and Guimaras, according to a survey...

No relocation for Capiz prov’l hospital

ROXAS City – There are no plans to relocate the Roxas Memorial Provincial Hospital (RMPH), Gov. Antonio del Rosario stressed. With the situation of the...

P220-M drainage seen to solve Boracay flooding

BORACAY – A multipartite agreement on the operation and maintenance of the first phase of the Boracay Island Drainage Project has been signed. With an...

‘Bigger, safer’ jail up for San Jose inmates

SAN JOSE, Antique – Inmates at the San Jose District Jail may soon have a “bigger” and “safer” facility. The new district jail building is...

RTWPB still taking wage hike comments

BORACAY – The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board (RTWPB) is still gathering opinion on the proposed wage increase in Western Visayas. Labor and management...

Bigger 2017 Ati-Atihan Festival activities

BY BOY RYAN ZABALKALIBO, Aklan – A variety of bigger religious and tourism activities will be held during the nine-day celebration of the annual...

Capiz gov’t ditching Sinadya sa Halaran

ROXAS City – It’s official: the Capiz provincial government is not participating in the Sinadya sa Halaran in December. Capitol cited “lack of planning” and...

‘Rehab disaster response equipment’

ROXAS City – Gov. Antonio del Rosario wants all equipment under capitol’s Equipment Pool Division rehabilitated in preparation for calamities. The repairs cover all gears...

Groups: Let’s end hunger

CEBU City – More than a hundred local and national organizations have launched a nationwide campaign to end hunger. It aims to urge the Duterte...

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