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Alarming situation in Pangasinan By Leonardo Micua   SO, it is not true that COVID-19 is on the way out given our recent experience in Pangasinan. The latest update on COVID-19 cases provided us by the Provincial Health Office through the Provincial Information Office showed there were 157 active cases already registered and are being […]

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Give PhilHealth a chance to explain By Leonardo Micua   THERE have been media reports that PhilHealth Region 1 located along De Venecia Highway in Barangay Lucao is under close watch by the National Bureau of Investigation District office in Dagupan City 24/7 because of suspicions that rainwater was made to leak from the ceiling of […]

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Rapid test kits, a waste of money By Leonardo Micua IT is unconscionable of some local government units to insist on stockpiling and administering Rapid Antibody-based test kits to their constituents even after the Department of Health said it is not recommending as stand-alone tests for diagnosis of COVID-19. In Dagupan City, the city government […]

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Mayor Brian “vetoes” a resolution By Leonardo Micua ONLY a meticulous eye can detect a faux pas in the August 4, 2020 agenda of the Dagupan Sangguniang Panlungsod where it was made to appear as if Mayor Brian Lim vetoed a simple resolution of that august body. Part of the agenda of the SP read: “Letter  […]

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No revolution plans by frontliners By Leonardo Micua WE understand the angst and frustration of our already exhausted health care workers over the continuing spike of COVID-19 cases in many areas which they blame chiefly to the failure of our local authorities to enforce strictly the health protocols in their areas. But their call for […]

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I lost Chammy, my playmate By Leonardo Micua   I am in grief. My whole family is in grief. Our beloved eight-year old granddaughter Chammy (Mary Therese Micua) died in a vehicular accident when a wayward semi-trailer truck invaded a Rest Area for vehicles along the Hume Highway, southeast of Sydney, Australia at 3:00 p.m. […]

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