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Reckless abandon

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THE reported but still not fully accounted number of positive COVID-19 cases from the National Capital Region (NCR)+ admitted into many private hospitals and government-run hospitals in Pangasinan and in Dagupan City, is a human disaster waiting to happen for the provincial government. It’s definitely another “Damn if you do,…

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Editorial April 4, 2021

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Timely lesson from ECQ in NCR+ MANY families in the National Capital Region grudgingly accepted their situation being placed under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ)for two consecutive years – during the Holy Week. After all, Holy Week for them has always been a period for family leisure and travel. Pangasinan has…

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Take a bow, today; watch out for tomorrow

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PANGASINENSES have reason to thank their provincial government. Being ranked the 13th from among 14 densely populated provinces in the country with the highest number of cases is a testimony to the successful, tireless efforts of both our medical frontliners and our provincial government. We have the Office of Governor,…

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Editorial March 21, 2021

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The challenge to be better than others OUR country’s health officials and stakeholders have expressed serious concern over the evident surge in COVID-19 cases across the country. The latest projection of Octa Research only served to further dampen our hopes for an end to the pandemic in the country and…

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Editorial March 14, 2021

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Beware of complacency THE recent decision of the provincial government to adopt the Uniform Travel Protocols issued by the Inter-Agency Task Force for Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) is definitely sound to further boost the rebooting of the local economy. However, there are serious concerns of some local governments, particularly towns…

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