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NPA owns up rubber plantation raid in Agusan...
THE New People's Army rebels belonging to the Agusan Norte and Agusan Sur Western Command took responsibility for the raid at Shannalyne Tree plantation, a rubber tree plantation in Km 8, Barangay Hawilian, Esperanza town in Agusan del Sur on Tuesday.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Oro Chamber backs Moreno's 8-point agenda
DESPITE its political division during the May 13 polls, the business sector in Cagayan de Oro City has pledged its support to mayor-elect Oscar Moreno as he assumes his seat come June 30 During the general membership meeting of Cagayan de Oro Chamber of Commerce and Industry Foundation Inc. on June 14, it has explicitly expressed its support to ... (more)
Security lapses - weakest link' in Cepalco...
Security lapses have been the weakest link in the swift heist at the Cagayan Electric Power and Light Co.
Daiana cries: Benjo made me look stupid in interview
MANILA, Philippines -- An emotional Daiana Menezes bared her hurt over her husband's behavior in their joint interview aired last Sunday, saying the outgoing congressman made her look "stupid."
Goodbye impunity, welcome propriety
Impunity is one of the major manifestations of bad governance. Exempting a wrongful act or an illegal deed for any reason diminishes a community and trashes a city.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Power firm in Cagayan de Oro robbed
The branch of Cagayan Electric Power and Light Company in Barangay Carmen here was robbed by eight men on Tuesday morning, carrying away an estimated P100,000 of money from the tellers.
Emano biggest spender among Oro bets
DEFEATED City Mayor Vicente Emano has emerged as the biggest spender in the May 13 midterm elections based on the statements of election contributions and expenditures received by the city's Commission on Elections .
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Luczon: Surviving to a new adjustment
IT WAS nonetheless curious of how things went when the first day of operation at Laguindingan Airport in Misamis Oriental commenced with its first arrival of passengers and at the same time its first flight off Northern Mindanao.
11 take their oath as newest US citizens
Ester Medina Daproza, of Isabela, Philippines, says it was her late husband's dream that she becomes a U.S. citizen.
Lumbia (airport) on my mind
Paulita Roa Special to MindaNews CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - On June 15, 2013, the iconic Lumbia Airport of Cagayan de Oro City ceased its domestic flight operations and was closed for good.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Beyond darkness: A clear vision
Life is too beautiful too be wasted, live each day with contentment to appreciate every little thing you have achieved or gained.
Gabriela respects Daiana's decision not to seek help
MANILA Women's group Gabriela on Saturday said it respects the decision of Brazilian model and TV host Daiana Menezes not to seek help after she posted several messages pertaining to "domestic violence" on social media.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Group accuses Aquino admin scripts oil price hike
A LOCAL transport group accused the Aquino administration of scripting the sudden increases of the oil price five times in the last two weeks.
Emano washes hands over water row
OUTGOING city councilor Edgardo Cabanlas lashed out at outgoing Mayor Vicente Emano for washing his hands over the water row between the Cagayan de Oro Water District implicating its Board of Trustees and also Rio Verde by pursuing a class suit against both water service providers.
An era of aviation history ends with closure of Lumbia Airport; a...
An era of passenger aviation history in Cagayan de Oro has come to an end as Lumbia Airport ceased operations Friday night, June 14. There was no fanfare, no press conference to announce the closure of Lumbia Airport and senior officials from the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines were not around to answer queries from the public and ... (more)
A Cebu Pacific plane lands at Lumbia Airport in Cagayan de Oro City on Friday, June 14, 2013.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Comelec gives final call on filing election...
A FINAL call to all candidates to file their election expenses has been made by the Commission on Elections in Northern Mindanao after the deadline of filing expired on June 13. Comelec 11 director Noli Pipo on Thursday reiterated Comelec's call for all candidates of the May 13 synchronized national and local election to file their election ... (more)
Palasan: It's you, stupid
THE winning margin of Mayor-elect Oscar Moreno over the Mayor Vicente Emano, by more than 17,000 votes, is a strong statement.
NorthMin workers get P20 'adjustment'; '2 cents' worth - labor lawyer
The Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board issued a wage order providing for a P20 adjustment in the minimum wage for workers in Northern Mindanao to be effective on June 20, an increase that a labor lawyer called was only "2 cents" worth.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Daiana Menezes defends congressman
Brazilian model Daiana Menezes reacted on the report that she's already married to Cagayan de Oro Rep. Jose Benjamin "Benjo" Benaldo.