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Reaching out

THE CITY’S persons with disabilities (PWDs) appeal for access, facilities, and not pity but kindness
THE CITY government seems to be getting alongside PWDs pretty well, with officials of the Association of Differently Abled Persons saying that the city was getting a passing grade. (more…)

Heads will roll

Sara threatens to fire health officials as 19 dengue deaths since January
AFTER seeing the increasing reports of dengue deaths and suspected cases in the city, mayor Inday Sara Duterte warned health officials to step up their prevention efforts if they don’t want to be axed from their positions. (more…)

5 wounded in grenade blast, Brgy captain survives attack

A GRENADE threw into a government-owned vehicle intended to a barangay captain wounded five persons, (more…)

Councilor Duterte’s staff fired over marijuana use

ONE STAFF member of Association of Barangay Captains president January Duterte was terminated after he tested positive for marijuana. (more…)

Proposed ‘half-cup rice’ ordinance resurrected

THE CITY council revived the proposal requiring establishments to serve half-servings of rice upon request of the customer. (more…)

Seaman is fifth victim of riding-in-tandem gunmen

A SEAMAN was shot to death by unidentified perpetrators inside an Internet cafe near NHA Buhangin, (more…)

2017 budget to hit record P7-B

THE CITY’S total budget may breach the P7 billion mark for 2017, according to the chair of the council’s committee on finance. (more…)

4 minors rescued in drug raid inside inn

AN 18-YEAR-OLD boy was arrested and other four minors were rescued as they were caught in the act of taking drugs inside an inn (more…)

Latest News

Surigao Sur town mayor charged by Ombudsman

THE OFFICE of the Ombudsman Mindanao (OMB-Min) has found probable cause to indict a municipal (more…)

5,000 to guard Kadayawan fest

AROUND 5,000 police, military and force multipliers will be deployed in the city starting next week to secure the Kadayawan Festival. (more…)

…as Mayor Sara forms committees

MAYOR Sara Duterte has mandated the creation of committees to work on this year’s Kadayawan Festival. (more…)

Metro Mindanao Aid Consortium launched

A CONSORTIUM of civil service organizations will launch today the Metro Mindanao Aid Consortium project, (more…)

Opinion

EDITORIAL| Tempered growth
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ON Thursday, government economists released the 2015 gross regional domestic product of (more…)

NUNOT SA ALISNGAW SA KAPE | Mindanao Railway: Damgo pa ‘more’

NATAPOS ang tibuok buntag niadtong milabay nga Domingo nga wala’y nakabalda sa akong mga gimbuhaton didto sa ako’ng balay sa bukid. (more…)

PLAIN & SIMPLE| Time to change

CHANGE, the philosophers among us say, is the only constant thing in this world. Ah, well, how often we play on words, and with change, we wanted to play on it? (more…)

Community

HEALTH, FITNESS, & YOU| Family bonding’s more fun in the island

FAMILY outing and bonding activities should never be always far from where we live because without (more…)

36 land titles awarded to Gabayan residents anew

TAGUM CITY, Davao del Norte – Thirty six residents of Purok Gabayan 1 and 2 could not contain their joy (more…)

TAGUM 9th most competitive component city

THE CITY of Tagum proved once more it is among the country’s highly-admired urban hubs as the National (more…)

Today's Print Issue

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Entertainment

Davaoeno survives ‘The Voice’ battle

ELEVEN-YEAR-OLD Kenneth Bardinas from Davao del Norte survived The Battle round in the third season of The Voice Kids. (more…)

MOVIES THIS WEEK

STAR Trek: Beyond and Lights Off lead the new releases at the theaters of Gaisano Mall of Davao this week. (more…)

Lifestyle

SCENE CITY| A soiree for Music Lovers
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TWO OF THE country’s busiest musical performers, Josue Greg Zuniega, on the piano, and Luz (more…)

SCENE CITY| Family History Exhibit
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KNOWING your heritage and Sharing your story is what the Family History Exhibit is all about.. (more…)

Business

Mining firms told: Be responsible

THE Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) has urged mining companies to adhere to responsible mining doctrine for them to continue their operations. (more…)

Taxi company introduces app

HOMEGROWN taxicab company Southern Maligaya Taxi Inc., through outsourcing company Leet Digital, (more…)

Sports

Flying V Invitational on at RMC gym

THE FLYING V Invitational High School Division I basketball tournament tips off in grand rites today, 9 a.m. at the newly refurbished Rizal Memorial Colleges gym. (more…)

Registration still ongoing for Hunat Davao 4

REGISTRATION is still ongoing for the Hunat Dabaw 4 Run for a Cause which will reel off this September 4. (more…)

AAK Davao hauls four golds in SM-Milo Super Karate Kids tourney

TEAM AAK (Association for the Advancement of Karatedo)- Davao finished their title campaign (more…)

Motoring

WT cruises at 2nd in 2016 Yokohama GT
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TOP TWO FINISH Willie Torres (left) and Kunimiro Iwatsuki show off their trophies won in the second leg of the 2016 Yokohama Philippine GT held last weekend at the Clark International Speedway. (more…)

TRL CUPV-Man Racing’s Millana, Obedencio book first place finish
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VMAN RACING Members of team V-Man Racing with chief mechanic Rico Cagnaan (center) pose at the winner’s podium after sporting wins in the TRL/RUGP Cagayan de Oro leg. (more…)

Total hosts first-ever DC Off Road Show
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TOTAL Lubricants, the number one motor oil in Europe and the fourth largest oil manufacturer in the world, (more…)

Science & Technology

Not another social media reminder

IF THERE’S one thing that we’ve learned from social media after this year’s presidential elections, it’s that our lives offline are more intertwined with our lives online–no matter how deep or shallow interactions are. (more…)

DoST turns over automated water systems to Region XI

THE DEPARTMENT of Science and Technology on Friday has signed a memorandum of agreement with local government (more…)

Privacy challenge| Just four vague pieces of info can identify you, and your credit card
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IN THIS week’s issue of the journal Science, MIT researchers report that just four fairly vague pieces of information — the dates and locations (more…)

Features

The gift of birth -first in vitro fertilization facility opens in Mindanao
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THE FIRST in vitro fertilization facility in Mindanao formally opened in the Woman Center of Brokenshire (more…)

Malagos chocolate’s 2nd International Award for the year

IT’S OFFICIAL: One of the world’s best drinking chocolates can be found in the Philippines. (more…)

Director of Department of Education Region XI Spoke to MCI Weekly Study Forum about General View of Alternative Deliver Mode of Education System

BESIDES giving scholarships and implementing other projects, MCI offers Saturday night weekly study forums (more…)

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