NegOcc coastal city gets BFAR award

BACOLOD City – Sipalay City in Negros Occidental was among the top three awardees in the Search for Outstanding Coastal Community of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) in Western Visayas. Dubbed “Malinis at Masaganang Karagatan”, the competition forms part of the ongoing 54th Fish Conservation Week celebration at the Iloilo Fish Port […]

Landslides hit Negros Oriental

BACOLOD City – Landslides hit in the villages of Puhagan, Pulangbato, Malaunay, and Caidiocan in Valencia, Negros Oriental due to heavy rains since Oct. 18 to 19, 2017. Vicente Omandam, Energy Development Corp. senior manager for Negros Island Geothermal Business Unit, confirmed the information. No casualties and injuries were reported although roads in the affected […]

Negros Or guv suspended

DUMAGUETE City – Vice Governor Edward Mark Macias officially took over as acting governor of Negros Oriental province Oct 18, 2017 after Governor Roel Ragay Degamo was suspended for 90 days relative to controversies in the spending of P460 million in calamity funds. Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Region 7 Regional Director Rene […]