Heavy rains wash out bridge in Coron, Palawan

Written by Philippine News Agency

Continuous heavy rains brought by a low pressure area has rendered the Balolo Detour Bridge in Barangay Guadalupe, Coron, Palawan unpassable.

According to regional director of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Subair S. Diron, the Balolo Detour Bridge located at KM0013+913 was washed out by floodwaters.

The DPWH Disaster Risk Reduction Management (DRRM) team has been deployed to undertake repair works and were instructed to assist stranded commuters.

Meanwhile, the Bataclan Detour Bridge at KM0026+215 in Barangay Bintuan, also in Coron, which was earlier closed to vehicular traffic, has been cleared and declared passable.

Diron said all...

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5 drug rehab centers to rise in Palawan

Written by Philippine News Agency

Five drug rehabilitation centers are set to be constructed in five areas in Palawan to provide care and assistance to people addicted to illegal drugs.

Provincial Information Officer Gil Acosta Jr. said the plan to build the rehabilitation facilities is in response to President Rodrigo Duterte’s anti-drug crusade and to address the rising number of drug dependents and peddlers, who have surrendered under Oplan Tokhang.

Based on current record of the Palawan Provincial Police Office, around 3,446 have voluntary surrendered and many of them need intervention to recover from addiction.

The rehab centers, the information officer said, are being proposed...

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BFP personnel ng Marinduque, humarap sa CIDG

Written by Paul Jaysent Fos | Romblon News

Photo Courtesy: @mikenavallo, ABS CBN NewsPhoto Courtesy: @mikenavallo, ABS CBN News

Humarap kahapon, August 09, sa mga tauhan ng Philippine National Police - Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) ang isang personnel ng Bureau of Fire Protection - Marinduque na kasama sa mga di umanoy narco-officials na pinangalanan ni Pangulong Duterte nitong Linggo ng madaling araw.

Nakilala itong si SFO2 Rod Mercene, Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) Marinduque.

Sa report ng Marinduque News Online, sinabi ni FO1 Dranric Torres ng Bureau of Fire Protection-Boac na may roong SPO2 Mercene sa kanilang kagawaran subalit hindi umano siya makapagbibigay ng anumang pahayag tungkol sa usapin..

Hindi pa nagbibigay ng pahayag si Mercene.

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Suspek sa pagpatay kay Queence Delos Reyes, nadakip na

Written by Paul Jaysent Fos | Romblon News

Photo Courtesy: Socorro MPSPhoto Courtesy: Socorro MPS

Nadakip na kagabi ang suspek sa pagpatay sa isang babaeng residente ng Calapan City na iniwan sa Munisipyo ng Socorro,Oriental Mindoro na nakabalot ng tela at tila biktima ng summary execution.

Ayon kay Police Inspector Mark Son Ameranez, Chief of Police ng Socorro Municipal Police Station, nitong Linggo umano itinapon ang bangkay ng biktima na si Queence Delos Reyes sa isang barangay ng bayan ng Socorro.

Dahil dito nagsagawa ng operation ang Socorro PNP upang hanapin ang huling kasama ng biktima na maaring may ideya kung sino ang may gawa nito kay Delos Reyes.

Ayon kay Police Inspector Ameranez, may...

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