Albay fishers warned vs. sailing amid gale warning

LEGAZPI CITY, May 29 -- The Albay provincial disaster council has advised fishermen in coastal villages on the eastern seaboard of the province not to sail following a gale warning from the Philippine... Read More

High-value suspect yields P6.8-M shabu in Naga drug sting

LEGAZPI CITY, May 19 -- Police arrested a "high-value individual" who yielded PHP6.8 million shabu in a buy-bust at Barangay Sabang in Naga City on Friday morning, a police report said. Lt. Col. Malu... Read More

NPA rebel with murder case nabbed in Paranaque

LEGAZPI CITY, May 17 -- A member of the New People's Army (NPA) facing murder charge was nabbed during a manhunt operation conducted by operatives of the Police Regional Office-Bicol (PRO5) in Paranaq... Read More

4 new coops in Sorsogon get livelihood seed fund

LEGAZPI CITY, May 17 -- The Department of Social Welfare and Development in Bicol (DSWD-5), through its Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP), has awarded seed capital funds to four new eligible cooper... Read More

Albay residents brace for 12-hour brownout on Friday

LEGAZPI CITY, May 11 -- Residents of two districts in Albay province have been told to prepare for a 12-hour brownout as the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) conducts preventive and... Read More

Albay town eyes cacao factory as tourist drawer

LEGAZPI CITY, May 10 -- The local government unit (LGU) of Camalig in Albay province sees the cultivation and production of cacao as an emerging economic development and tourism booster that gives vas... Read More

PNP-Bicol digitizes police clearance issuance of 24 stations

LEGAZPI CITY, May 10 -- The Philippine National Police (PNP) in Region 5 (Bicol) has started using a systematic and centralized application in issuing police clearances to the public through the Natio... Read More

Albay adopts PBBM's 2023 El Nino mitigation, adaptation plan

LEGAZPI CITY, May 10 -- The Albay Provincial Agriculture Office has adopted the 2023 El Nino mitigation and adaptation plan of the Department of Agriculture (DA) under the leadership of President Ferd... Read More

Albay to capacitate 50K farmers vs. adverse effects of El Nino

LEGAZPI CITY, May 8 -- The Albay Provincial Agriculture Office (APAO) will conduct an orientation and intensified awareness campaign on the El Nino phenomenon for over 50,000 farmers following the ale... Read More

Legazpi mayor seeks TRO on disqualification case

LEGAZPI CITY, May 8 -- The camp of Legazpi City Mayor Geraldine Rosal filed a petition for a temporary restraining order (TRO) on her disqualification case before the Supreme Court (SC) on Monday. Th... Read More