80% of province to have power by Dec. 24 โ€“ DOE

Admitting that the deadline for full power restoration this month would not be feasible due to severe damage to the backbone lines, the Department of Energy (DOE) has vowed that…

Modular, online classes will remain suspended for now

  There will be no modular or online classes for now until the damage brought by super typhoon Rolly and typhoon Ulysses on school facilities and resources, as well as…

TY Ulysses dumps heavy rains, causes 116 landslides, flooding

LANDSLIDES LIKE THIS as well the other behind it along the national highways in San Miguel and other towns kept heavy equipment and personnel of the DPWH Catanduanes District Engineering…

Power supply to be fully restored by December

Power supply will be fully restored in all 11 towns of the island by next month, the First Catanduanes Electric Cooperative, Inc. (FICELCO) said last Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, following…

๐—ก๐˜‚๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜€ ๐—ฝ๐˜‚๐—ฏ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ฐ ๐—ฏ๐˜‚๐—ถ๐—น๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด๐˜€ ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜†๐—ฒ๐—ฑ, ๐—ต๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—น๐˜† ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐—ด๐—ฒ๐—ฑ

Supertyphoon Rolly exacted a huge cost on public infrastructure, particularly buildings, with virtually all standing structures not escaping unscathed. At the provincial capitol compound, buildings which lost roofs include the…

โ€œ๐—ฅ๐—ผ๐—น๐—น๐˜†โ€ ๐—น๐—ฒ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—น๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜€๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ๐˜€ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐—ต๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐˜€, ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐˜€ ๐Ÿฑ ๐—ฑ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ

The provinceโ€™s leaders have appealed for help from the national government following widespread devastation wrought by supertyphoon โ€œRollyโ€ which made landfall along the Baras-Bato boundary and smashed through Virac in…

Boy, 1, positive for Covid-19; Virac barangay locked down

The child, his parents and sibling have been under 14-day quarantine at the barangay day care facility in Marilima since their arrival on June 26, 2020. The boy is now Bicolโ€™s #151 and Catanduanesโ€™ 5th confirmed Covid-19 case.

DILG: Members of contact tracing teams lack training

During last weekโ€™s meeting of the Provincial COVID-19 Task Force, Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) provincial director Uldarico Razal Jr. expressed his agencyโ€™s wish to make sure LGUs have their own Contract Tracing Teams whose members are trained.

Capitol sets conditions for resumption of flights

This was learned by the Tribune from a capitol source, who said that officials of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) and Cebu Pacific Airways came to the capitol last Thursday after attending a hearing on the same issue at the Sangguniang Bayan of Virac.

Balik Happy Island Program bus trips begin again July 6

This was announced by Governor Joseph Cua last week, following reports that none of the close contacts of the recent coronavirus cases tested positive for the virus.