Crime down by 38% in 2021

Crime incidents in the province of Catanduanes fell by 38.83 percent in 2021, the Provincial Police Office reported last week during the command conference presided over by newly-designated Provincial Director…

Marital trouble behind Virac murder-suicide

Trouble had been brewing between the rookie police officer and his wife for some time even before Saturday’s tragic incident in which the lawman fatally shot his wife and three-year…

Engr. Raul V. Zafe | General Manager, FICELCO:

JOURNEY TOWARDS RECLAIMING BALONGBONG MINI HYDRO POWER PLANT

By this article, I wish to make it known to every Catandunganon the urgent need to unite for a cause that will have long-lasting benefits to our island province in…

Cong. Sanchez to lobby with DILG for needed fire trucks

Reacting to the Tribune story on the Bureau of Fire Protection’s pending request for four fire trucks, Catanduanes Congressman Hector Sanchez last week assured that he would follow up the…

San Miguel man gets long jail time for molesting niece

An abaca stripper from San Miguel town has been found guilty of molesting the minor daughter of his own brother twice. For the first case, the Regional Trial Court sentenced…

Islander in the City by Pablo A. Tariman:

A NEW DAY

A new day Is an extended life After days of grappling With the unknown.   A new day Is a new lease on life Threatened by Constant fear Of dying…

2nd fire of 2022 blamed on substandard extension wire

No lives were lost in the second fire of the year to occur in the province of the Catanduanes, with the Bato incident blamed on a short circuit caused by…

PSA conducting Jan. 2022 Labor Force Survey (LFS) and 2021 Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES)

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) is conducting the January 2022 Labor Force Survey (LFS) and 2021 Family Income and Expenditure Survey (FIES) from 10 to 31 January 2022. During the…

LGUs should start moving vs. current COVID-19 surge

Judging by the current surge in cases, it’s either Omicron is already here or the Delta variant is running rampant among the island’s population. The real score can only be…

INSIDE PAGE | Fernan A. Gianan:

Undelivered fire trucks not Sanchez’s fault

As it was found out by the Tribune last week, it was to Cong. Hector Sanchez that the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) provincial office appealed for help in facilitating…