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  1. Grace Poe with a senior citizenRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. Concesa Caane, 78, president of the Senior Citizens' Association of Barangay Tablon, is overwhelmed in the presence of Senator Grace Poe, considered among the front runners in next year's elections. (JB R. Deveza)

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  2. 25 teams fight for 2 division crowns of CYBLRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun-Star

    THE CEBU Youth Basketball League VisMin Goodwill Games start today at the Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu in Mandaue City with 25 teams vying for two division crowns. Teams from Iloilo, Bacolod, Ormoc, Tagbilaran and Cagayan de Oro will join squads from Cebu in the four-day basketball tournament, which is the second part of the M. Lhuillier Summer League.

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  3. Construction of P1.3-B solar power plant in South Cotabato to start JuneRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    Foreign-backed energy firm NV Vogt Philippines Solar Energy One, Inc. will finally begin next month the construction of its P1.3-billion solar power plant project in Surallah town in South Cotabato. Surallah Mayor Antonio Bendita said Tuesday NV Vogt officials have set the formal groundbreaking of the 6.5-megawatt project in early June at its site in Sitio Sta.

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  4. House Committee on Ways and Means approves Bangsamoro billRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    The House of Representatives Committee on Ways and Means approved with amendments the provisions in the proposed Basic Law for the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region specific to taxation and wealth-sharing. The committee, chaired by Marikina City Rep. Romero Quimbo, acted on the proposed measure after it was referred by the House Ad Hoc Committee on the Bangsamoro Basic Law last week.

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  5. Maguindanao unveils peace monument, courtesy of Korean peace advocatesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | MindaNews

    While most city and municipal halls or plazas have the statue of Dr. Jose P. Rizal, Maguindanao province opted not to put a hero or a certain personality for its monument. Instead, it has a big white dove perched on a globe spreading its wings - called the Mindanao Peace Monument - as the people's way of expressing their quest for a lasting peace in the region.

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  6. NorMin schools expect 1.3M studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    ABOUT 1.3 million students will enroll in schools in Northern Mindanao this school year, compared to last year's 1.2 million. Dr. Noe D. Simene, chief of the Educational Support Services Division of the Department of Education in Northern Mindanao, expects a notable increase in the enrolment in kindergarten and Grade 1. Simene said a meeting of regional school superintendents in Northern Mindanao on May 28 will discuss the readiness of the public schools for the influx of new students.

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  7. Cagayan de Oro. Police Officer 1 Rey Peterson Vacalares of Cybercrime ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. Police Officer 1 Rey Peterson Vacalares of Cybercrime Group shows to reporters how to trace bogus social media accounts. PO2 Richel Manabo helps Vacalares in the demonstration. (Joey P. Nacalaban)

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  8. 10 anyos nahulog sa punoanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    NAGPABILIN sa Northern Mindanao Medical Center ning dakbayan sa Cagayan de Oro ang 10 anyos nga batang lalaki human nahulog sa punoan sa Siriguelas niadtong Domingo sa Cesar San Isidro, Balingasag, Misamis Oriental. Nasayran nga mikuyog ang biktima sa iyang inahan pagsag-ob og tubig apan wala nabantayan sa inahan nga misaka sa punoan ang iyang anak.

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  9. Hasten action on BBL, Hataman asks SenateRead the original story

    Yesterday | MindaNews

    Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Governor Mujiv Hataman has asked the Senate to follow the example of the House of Representatives and act soonest on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law . "We urge our lawmakers in the Senate to take their cue from the Lower House, and take the BBL into the homestretch," Hataman said in a statement.

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  10. NorthMin leaders add to calls for hastening BBL passageRead the original story

    Yesterday | MindaNews

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY A - Leaders of Northern Mindanao have collectively expressed "all-out support" for the Bangsamoro Basic Law , asking Congress "to pass the measure the soonest time." In a joint resolution passed by the Regional Peace and Order Council and the Regional Development Council , the region's leaders cited that even this early, Northern Mindanao already enjoyed some "gains of the peace process."

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  11. CHR: Davao Death Squad spawns copycat killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    The Commission on Human Rights will look into Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte's admission that he has links to the Davao Death Squad, adding that the killing of criminals in Davao is now being copied in other key cities in Mindanao. Speaking to ANC, CHR officer-in-charge Marc Titus Cebreros said the mayor's admission is a new development in the commission's earlier investigation on the Davao Death Squad killings and deserves scrutiny.

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  12. Plenary debate on Bangsamoro law begins June 1Read the original story

    Sunday | MindaNews

    Debates on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law or what the Ad Hoc Committee on the Bangsamoro Basic Law has renamed as the Basic Law of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region, will begin on June 1 and Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez, AHCBBL chair, remains confident the law will be passed before they adjourn sine die on June 11. Rodriguez said he will deliver his sponsorship speech on Wednesday, May 27 and debates will be held on June 1 to 3 and 8 to 10. The AHCBBL on May 20 approved by a vote of 50 in favor, 17 against and one abstention, the substitute bill to HB 4994. The bill has been forwarded to the Committees on Ways and Means, and Appropriations, he said.

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  13. Pengoo: Your best friend for this hot weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    SNOW creams have been known around the world, from our neighboring Asian countries to the different states of America. Now, this worldwide trend has finally found its way to Cagayan de Oro.

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  14. 2 Oro students top teachers' examRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    TWO Cagayan de Oro students are among the seven examinees from four Mindanao schools that made the top 10 in the board exam for high school teachers. The Professional Regulation Commission and the Board for Professional Teachers , which released the exam results last Friday, May 22, said that 17,904 of 56,596 examinees passed the test.

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  15. Misamis Oriental electric coop distributes GenSetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    MISAMIS ORIENTAL. Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho Petilla leads the electrification ceremony of the 2-megawatt Modular Genset at the Moresco 1 covered court in Laguindingan town in Misamis Oriental on May 22. MISAMIS Oriental Rural Electric Service Cooperative-1 celebrated its 47th anniversary by powering up two-megawatt Modular Generation Sets last week.

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  16. MNLF, ARMM legislators will be in Bangsamoro Transition AuthorityRead the original story

    Sunday | MindaNews

    If the provision in the House Committee-approved Bangsamoro Basic Law on the composition of the Bangsamoro Transition Authority is adopted by the plenary, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front -led governing body in the Bangsamoro during the transition period will now be composed of 60 instead of 50 and will now include representatives from the Moro National Liberation Front and all 24 incumbent members of the Regional Legislative Assembly of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.

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  17. 20 schools apply for tuition hike in Northern MindanaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Sun-Star

    TWENTY colleges and universities in Northern Mindanao submitted proposals to increase tuition for the coming school year, according to the Commission on Higher Education -Northern Mindanao. "Hopefully before this month ends, mahatag na namo ang mga name sa schools nga among ma-approve , to increase their tuition for the next school year," said Education Program Specialist II of Ched-Northern Mindanao Leonora Gomez.

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  18. June 11 passage of BBL eyedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2011 | ABS-CBN News

    The House of Representatives is still aiming to approve the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law by June 11, when Congress ends its second regular session. Majority Leader Neptali Gonzales II yesterday said the chamber's timetable for passing the controversial proposed law that would create a new Muslim region in Mindanao remains.

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  19. Man stabs wife dead in CDORead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | ABS-CBN News

    A 53-year-old man stabbed his wife to death inside their house in Cagayan de Oro early Saturday morning. The victim was identified as Venus Nolasco, 58 years old. She and her husband, suspect Raul Nolasco, left their house last week due to their frequent fights.

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  20. Eldred Cole lives life to the fullestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Sun-Star

    MY FRIEND Eldred Cole has always stood out, whether it's with her quick smile that can reach as far as Silliman University or just her contagious congeniality. Anyway, she is in accordance with her item from the Department of Justice as deputy regional prosecutor at the Regional State Prosecutor's Office based in Cagayan de Oro City and I am proud of her accomplishments.

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