The PUNCH’S GRAND SLAM WIN

The PUNCH’S GRAND SLAM WIN – PUNCH editors and staff get together after winning all the awards (print category) presented by the 3rd Aninaw Media Awards sponsored by the PHINMA University of Pangasinan’s Communication Arts Department. Holding some of the awards, among them “Best Community Newspaper,” are (from left): Willie Lomibao, Leonardo Micua, Jesus Garcia Jr., Ermin […]

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‘Oplan Katok’ seeks 21,257 guns with expired licenses

ONLY 488 SURRENDERED IN REGION CAMP BGEN OSCAR M FLORENDO—There are 21,257 firearms in Pangasinan whose licenses expired and have not been renewed being targeted by police regional office’s “Oplan Katok,” a door-to-door visit of houses of firearm holders by policemen. P/Brig. General Romulo E. Sapitula, PRO1 Regional Director, said the intensified Oplan Katok is […]

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1,200 surrenderers found new life in SURE

MORE than 1,200 drug users and pushers in Dagupan who surrendered to be rehabilitated have since changed their lives under the Sagip User Rehabilitation and Empowerment (SURE) program implemented by the Dagupan City government since 2016. Eljohn Pangilinan, SURE focal person, said the surrenderers already graduated from the mandatory Community-based Drug Rehabilitation program and have […]

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