BICOL TODAY | Archive | Top Stories | 392
Home » Archives by category » Top Stories (Page 392)

Cam Sur towns remain flooded as Juaning leaves

Cam Sur towns remain flooded as Juaning leaves

BATO, Camarines Sur – While Typhoon Juaning has already inched its way out of the country a week ago, the floodwater it has poured over this municipality and in the…

Albay lacks potable water, open for disaster relief assistance

Albay lacks potable water, open for disaster relief assistance

LEGAZPI CITY – Albay Governor Joey Salceda has reiterated that the province is open to any assistance coming from private companies, non government organizations to help the immediate needs of…

‘Juaning’ leaves P1 billion worth of damages in Albay

‘Juaning’ leaves P1 billion worth of damages in Albay

LEGAZPI CITY – Albay province lost some P1 billion in agricultural crops, livestock and infrastructure after tropical storm “Juaning” dumped heavy rains in Bicol on Wednesday that triggered massive flooding…

Priest blames Albay flooding on illegal logging

Priest blames Albay flooding on illegal logging

Uncontrolled illegal logging has been blamed for the flooding in Albay province that has been triggered by tropical storm “Juaning,” a Catholic priest said. Fr. Ramoncito Segubienze, Diocese of Legazpi’s…

Ombudsman verdict foul, Catanduanes officials

Ombudsman verdict foul, Catanduanes officials

VIRAC, Catanduanes – Claiming they only acted accordingly and personally gained nothing from the fertilizer fund, some of the seven Catanduanes provincial officials ordered penalized with suspension and dismissal from…

Juaning leaves 31 dead, 27 missing

Juaning leaves 31 dead, 27 missing

By Abigail Kwok, InterAksyon.com Re-posted by BicolToday.com MANILA, Philippines – At least 31 people died while 27 others remained missing after tropical storm “Juaning” battered Bicol and Northern Luzon Wednesday,…

Albay Gov. Salceda’s mother among 20 dead in Juaning’s fury

Albay Gov. Salceda’s mother among 20 dead in Juaning’s fury

MANILA, Philippines – Albay Governor Joey Salceda’s mother died after sustaining a head injury inside their house Wednesday morning at the height of Tropical Storm “Juaning,” bringing the total number…

6 patay, 2 nawawala sa paghagupit ni ‘Juaning’ sa Catanduanes

6 patay, 2 nawawala sa paghagupit ni ‘Juaning’ sa Catanduanes

VIRAC, Catanduanes – Mahigit anim ang patay at dalawang mangingisda naman ang napaulat na nawawala sa lalawigan ayon sa ulat ng Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (PDRRMC) sa…

Albay gov orders immediate preemptive measures vs health problems after ‘Juaning’ onslaught

Albay gov orders immediate preemptive measures vs health problems after ‘Juaning’ onslaught

LEGAZPI CITY – Albay Governor Joey Salceda ordered the provincial health office here and other humanitarian health service personnel to conduct an immediate assessment on the impact on health and…

7 fishermen survive, 25 others missing as fishing boat capsizes off Masbate shore

7 fishermen survive, 25 others missing as fishing boat capsizes off Masbate shore

ILOILO CITY –  Twenty-five fishermen aboard a Roxas City-based fishing boat were reported to be missing after the fishing vessel capsized Wednesday morning somewhere in the fishing ground off Masbate.…