Friday, June 14, 2024

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Bacolod logs first pertussis death of 2024

A six-year-old boy has become the first reported pertussis fatality in Bacolod this year.Dr. Grace Tan, head of the City Health Office (CHO) Environment...

Bacolod: Negros Occidental cloud seeding on hold

The cloud seeding operations in Negros Occidental were held in abeyance, over fears that the rains it may induce could cause lahar flow in...

Bacolod: Forced evacuation in 3 La Castellana Brgys.

Forced evacuations were implemented again recently in three barangays of La Castellana, Negros Occidental, due to heavy rains and mud flows.Evacuated were residents of...

Bacolod: Cloud seeding starts in WV

Over the next two weeks, the islands of Negros and Panay are expected to have rain showers, as part of the 15-day cloud seeding...

Bacolod Film Festival announces 10 grantees

The ten finalists to the Bacolod Film Festival were named in a press conference at the Bacolod City Government Center, where Councilor Em Ang,...

Bacolod: Guv grants ‘voluntary’ 6-month suspension

Negros Occidental Governor Eugenio Jose Lacson recently said that he granted the request of Provincial Administrator Atty. Rayfrando Diaz and Executive Assistant II Chery...

Bacolod: WV cops nab 89 wanted persons

Bacolod City - The Police Regional Office 6 reported to have accounted for 89 fugitives in week-long manhunt operations in Western Visayas.Of the 70...

Bacolod: Phivolcs detects Kanlaon’s highest gas flux

Bacolod City — The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has issued a notice of elevated volcanic sulfur dioxide (SO2) gas emission from...

Bacolod: Rains neutralizing volcanic ash acidity, lahar flow being monitored

Bacolod City - It is business as usual for sugar farmers who are continuing to replant their El Niño damaged sugarcane areas, following phreatic...

Bacolod: Kanlaon eruption causes P9.9M crop damage

Bacolod City - The phreatic explosion of Kanlaon volcano in central Negros has initially resulted in around P9.9 million in crop damage, as of...

Bacolod: Negros Power eyes start by 3Q 2024

Bacolod City - Anticipating the start of operations by the 3rd quarter of this year, the Negros Electric and Power Corporation (Negros Power) started...

Bacolod: Eruption-affected residents plead for potable water

Residents of local government units affected by the phreatic explosion of Kanlaon volcano in central Negros are in dire need of potable water, as...

Bacolod: Army ops vs. NPA continue, amid disaster response

Two days after the phreatic eruption of Mt. Kanlaon in Negros Island, the 302nd and 303rd Infantry Brigades have maintained high alert status, with...

Bacolod: Acidity detected in Sugarlandia

The Sugar Regulatory Administration reported that the volcanic ash fall caused by the eruption of Mt. Kanlaon last Monday night has increased the level...

Bacolod: Gov’t work suspended in Central Negros town under State of Calamity

Work in government offices is suspended indefinitely in La Castellana, Negros Occidental, which is now under a state of calamity after the eruption of...

Bacolod: SRA orders sampling of canes and land post Kanlaon eruption

Sugar Regulatory Administrator Luis Azcona has ordered the SRA research and development department to prioritize the sampling of sugar canes and land areas, in...

Bacolod: Cloud seeding to start this week – NegOcc guv

Cloud seeding operations of the Bureau of Soils and Water Management (BSWM) are expected to start this week in Negros Occidental, Governor Eugenio Jose...

Bacolod: Drought damage to crops, fisheries in province reaches P340M

Damage to agricultural crops and fisheries in Negros Occidental, due to the drought caused by the El Niño phenomenon, has reached P340,725,540.92, as of...

Bacolod: Tourism officer apologizes for NCCA citation mix-up

Bacolod City — Atty. Caesar Distrito, spokesman for Mayor Alfredo “Albee” Benitez, said Chief Tourism Operations Officer Tere Manalili has apologized for the “mix-up”...

Bacolod: 188 CAAs to beef up Negros territorial forces

Bacolod City - The Philippine Army outposts in Negros Island hinterland barangays are expected to be further boosted by the deployment of 188 Cafgu...
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