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Security tightened after Indo attacks

Authorities in the region have tightened security measures in the city and other areas of the region following the series of terrorist incidents in Indonesia that already left at least 43 dead since May 8.

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2 in narco list win in elections

Two of the three barangay officials in the list of narco-politicians in Davao region won in the recent barangay elections, the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) XI reported Wednesday.

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Brgy. chief slay probed

The Police Regional Office XI said a motu proprio investigation was launched into the circumstances leading to the alleged shootout that killed Barangay Captain Antonio Guatno of Pangyan, Calinan District on Sunday morning.

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Still incomplete

The full list of election results are expected to be completed in three days, according to the district offices of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) in the city.

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Manding dies after casting vote

Former two-term City Councilor Amilbangsa Manding, who tried to recapture his previous post as the chair of Barangay 23-C in Poblacion District, died Monday night while the counting of votes was ongoing.

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Slain village chair’s wife insists husband killed by raiding team

The wife of slain Barangay Captain Antonio Guatno denied reports that her husband shot it out with the arresting police officers who served the arrest warrant inside their house in Calinan District on Saturday.

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Liquor arrest

Despite the reminders of authorities about the liquor ban during the election period – starting on the eve of elections until yesterday, several individuals were arrested in different areas of the city.

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Elections peaceful

Authorities said Monday’s elections in the city was peaceful despite reports of commotion and an election-related arrest.

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Cops, soldiers on full alert for barangay polls

Police and military personnel are on tightened alert to secure the different polling precincts for Monday’s Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections.

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Barangay chair killed

A Barangay captain in Calinan District was killed in a shootout with the police after he reportedly resisted police officers who were out to implement a search warrant at his house in Purok 4A, Barangay Pangyan, around 5 a.m., Sunday.

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