EDITORIAL

Reading the riot act to the kapitan ALL the barangay chairmen who attended the provincial forum last week and listened to Local Government UndersecretaryMartin Diño were clearly read the riot act. The barangay officials in attendance merely expected to hear the usual “feel good” message from their boss only to be told to their surprise […]

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Keeping Christmas spirit alive   WITHOUT a doubt, that Christmassy feeling is with us today. It’s December! Soon we will have the Misa de Gallo, where young and old Catholics in the country will seek to keep the tradition of early dawn masses alive in spite of the new practice of “Anticipated Masses.” It is […]

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Talk about Pangasinan’s interests YOU know election is just around the corner when wannabes in national elections are suddenly popping up in Dagupan City, being the major media center in Pangasinan. It is that time of the decade when Pangasinan becomes the adopted province, when someone is invoked either as a distant relative from Pangasinan […]

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War on drugs’ delusional objective IS Pangasinan nearly drug-cleared? If we go merely by submission of administrative documentation, the answer will probably be yes. But the policy of requiring documentation only provides the indication a town/city is drug-cleared at the time of the submission. However, since evaluation by the regional committees tasked to pass judgment […]

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College diploma or drugs   THE Commission on Higher Education’s (CHEd) announced mandatory random drug testing policy to be conducted in universities, colleges and other higher education institutions next academic year is timely in the face of increasing number of crimes being committed by drug users. As studies have shown, teenagers are deemed main target […]

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