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Typhoon Glenda batters Biliran

Typhoon Glenda batters Biliran

BiliranIsland.com Staff BiliranIsland.com First Posted 06:23:00 07/16/2014 Last Updated 14:41:00 07/17/2014 July 16, 2014 8:30 am Power Update: Just in. Bileco has restored power in Biliran. July 16, 2014 7 am Power Update: BILECO is currently conducting line clearing and restoration activity. No major damages have been reported as of this time. Power is expected […]

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CIDG identifies 8 private armed groups in Eastern Visayas

CIDG identifies 8 private armed groups in Eastern Visayas

Leyte Samar Daily Express TACLOBAN CITY-There are at least eight private armed groups connected to political clans most of them are in the three provinces in Samar. Senior Supt. Honorio Agnela, newly-designated regional head of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) said that those eight private armed groups mostly operating in Samar and connected […]

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IN EASTERN VISAYAS Over 3,000 bets seeking local posts in 2010 polls

IN EASTERN VISAYAS Over 3,000 bets seeking local posts in 2010 polls

By JOEY A. GABIETA Staff writer Leyte Samar Daily Express TACLOBAN CITY— Over 3,000 candidates in Eastern Visayas have filed their certificates of candidacy for various local positions up for grabs in next year’s elections. The big number of candidates seeking different elective posts were expected considering that the 2010 elections happen to be also […]

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Police identifying possible areas of concern in EV during election

Police identifying possible areas of concern in EV during election

Leyte Samar Daily Express CAMP KANGLEON, Palo, Leyte — As the filing of Certificate of Candidacy (COC) is nearly approaching some two weeks from now, the regional leadership of the Philippine National Police here has started identifying areas that will be recommended as possible immediate area of concern by the Commission on Elections. This was […]

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Samar town mayor shot dead

Samar town mayor shot dead

By Joey A. Gabieta Inquirer Visayas First Posted 09:18:00 07/17/2009 TACLOBAN CITY — Mayor Carlos de la Cruz of Matuginao, Samar, was shot dead by three motorcycle-riding men just outside his residence in Catbalogan City on Thursday night. Supt. Ramil Ramirez, Catbalogan police chief, said in a telephone interview that the 46-year-old mayor was felled […]

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(UPDATE 2) Frank hits land in Biliran

(UPDATE 2) Frank hits land in Biliran

June 21, 2008 7 AM PHT Last Updated June 26, 2008 9:12 PM PHT PAGASA Track as of 5 a.m., 21 June 2008 Typhoon “FRANK” (FENGSHEN) Satellite Picture at 4 a.m., 21 June 2008 Brgy. Lupa Naval, Biliran Radyo Natin Naval Tower Radyo Natin Naval Satellite disk Brgy. Agpangi Naval LTO Naval Highway Brgy. Lupa […]

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