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Failure of governance By Ermin Garcia Jr.   WHAT do Bayambang, San Carlos City, Malasiqui and Lingayen have in common? They have the highest incidence of dengue and diarrhea cases in the province! The implication here is their local governments are all seriously wanting in promoting health and sanitation in their areas, if not completely […]

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Magsayo, my next boxing hero By Jesus A. Garcia I MISSED the Magsayo – Hayashi World Boxing Organization (WBO) international featherweight championship fight held last November 25 in Tagbilaran City, Bohol because of my commitment to direct the Le Tour de Norte’s qualifying race supposed to be held on the same date. Unfortunately, the bikefest […]

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Stop that noise! By Ermin Garcia Jr.   IF there is one ordinance that is sorely needed in Dagupan City and in other cities in Pangasinan, it’s an anti-noise pollution ordinance that specifically addresses noise emitted by motorcycles, cars, jeeps, vans and buses, firecrackers, etc. Dagupan City Ordinance No. 1879-2006, authored by then Councilor Jake […]

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