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Light plane crashes on banana plantation; no one hurt

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A light plane used for spraying pesticides over banana plantations crashed in Mabini, Compostela Valley on Black Saturday, police said on Monday.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Flash floods hit 9 Tagum villages

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Flash floods triggered by more than four hours of torrential rain forced more than 340 persons out of their homes in at least nine districts of this city and outlying villages on Thursday, officials said.

Posted: April 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

DPWH exec, husband gunned down in Tagum

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An unidentified gunman shot and killed an official of the Department of Public Works and Highways and her husband outside the couple’s home here on Monday night, police said Tuesday.

Posted: April 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

NPA rebels attack Apex Mining compound in Compostela Valley

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Communist rebels on Thursday attacked a big mining firm in Maco, Compostela Valley, burning vehicles and equipment, police and local officials said.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Consistent honor student gets 14-carat gold medal

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For the last 10 years, her diligence at school has brought pride and wealth to her family — literally.

Posted: March 30th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Boy shot, wounded in clash of NPA rebels, Army troops

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Communist rebels allegedly shot and wounded a 14-year old boy in an attack at a hinterland village in Monkayo, Compostela Valley on Wednesday, police on Thursday said.

Posted: February 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Army soldier wounded in Compostela Valley clash

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A soldier was wounded in a clash with communist rebels in Monkayo and Laak towns in Compostela Valley on Tuesday.

Posted: February 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Soldiers seize marijuana stockpile in Compostela Valley

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Army soldiers have confiscated more than 60 sacks of marijuana which they found stockpiled in a forested area in the hinterlands of New Bataan in Compostela Valley over the weekend, police said Monday.

Posted: February 10th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Suspected gunman in farmer’s slay killed in Compostela Valley shootout

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Police on Saturday shot and killed a suspected assassin and wounded his companion after the two allegedly killed a farmer inside the bus terminal in Montevista town, in Compostela Valley.

Posted: February 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

New state school worries students

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THE FIGHT against rising tuition and the perennial lack of subsidy to state colleges and universities are the main rallying cries of students in their protests, like this group that held a rally in the Commission on Higher Education office in Quezon City. MARIANNE BERMUDEZ

Thirty-two-year-old Gladdys Noreen Tabios is looking forward to getting her education degree from an affiliate of Bukidnon State University (BSU) in the next two years. But she is worried this might not happen at all following the order of the Commission on Higher Education (CHEd) to shut down BSU’s external campuses (ECs) located outside northern Mindanao.

Posted: February 8th, 2014 in Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

1,000 more families in Compostela Valley flee from floods

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The number of evacuees in Compostela Valley swelled on Monday, as over a thousand families more headed to evacuation centers due to floods spawned by Tropical Depression Agaton.

Posted: January 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Davao Norte, Compostela Valley execs step up disaster response

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Rescuers from the Comval Emergency Response Team continue their rescue operation following the flooding of Compostela Valley and nearby provinces in southern Philippines. AP FILE PHOTO

Local authorities in Davao del Norte and Compostela Valley have stepped up their disaster readiness as rain clouds hovered these areas amid the threat posed by Tropical Depression Agaton.

Posted: January 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

2,000 families flee as floods, landslides hit S. Mindanao

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One person was hurt and more than 2,000 families have fled to safer grounds due to landslides and flooding spawned by a low pressure area in several areas in southern Mindanao, authorities on Sunday said.

Posted: January 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

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