Tutor: Gina Lopez, ‘epitome of an empowered woman’

Congresswoman Alexie Tutor, the first woman to represent Bohol’s third district, mourned the death of former Department of Environment and…

P135k shabu, P200k cash, weapons seized in BDJ raid

Joint operatives from various law enforcement agencies seized suspected shabu, cash, cellphones, improvised deadly weapons and drug-using paraphernalia during a…

Sumaylo wins LMP presidency

Dauis Mayor Marietta “Miriam” Sumaylo was elected president of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) – Bohol Chapter,…

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Editorial

The beauty and folly of the separation of powers

“If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls in government would be necessary.” –  James Madison

Who are the best men and women for LMP and PCL?

Hardly had the May 2019 election fever fizzled down when temperatures are again rising and nerves are being frayed as…

Bohol is worth coming back to

“Bohol is for Boholanos” may sound a trifle selfish but it is not. It just means that only a true…

Raising the bar for Sandugo festivities

Hotels and restaurants,  nay the entire Bohol hospitality business, was in the highest gear this July. From July 1 to…

Greek Taverna forced demolition done: some follow suit, others stay defiant
August 20, 2019

The ball is now in the Alona Beach resort owners’ court. This is after the Panglao local government unit (LGU)…

Tutor: Gina Lopez, ‘epitome of an empowered woman’

Congresswoman Alexie Tutor, the first woman to represent Bohol’s third district, mourned the death of former Department of Environment and…

August 19, 2019
P135k shabu, P200k cash, weapons seized in BDJ raid

Joint operatives from various law enforcement agencies seized suspected shabu, cash, cellphones, improvised deadly weapons and drug-using paraphernalia during a…

August 18, 2019
Sumaylo wins LMP presidency

Dauis Mayor Marietta “Miriam” Sumaylo was elected president of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) – Bohol Chapter,…

August 16, 2019
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Editorial
The beauty and folly of the separation of powers

“If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls in government would be necessary.” –  James Madison

August 19, 2019
Who are the best men and women for LMP and PCL?

Hardly had the May 2019 election fever fizzled down when temperatures are again rising and nerves are being frayed as…

August 11, 2019
Bohol is worth coming back to

“Bohol is for Boholanos” may sound a trifle selfish but it is not. It just means that only a true…

August 4, 2019
Raising the bar for Sandugo festivities

Hotels and restaurants,  nay the entire Bohol hospitality business, was in the highest gear this July. From July 1 to…

July 28, 2019
ASEAN leaders meet in Bohol to learn post-quake resiliency programs
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Delegates from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) gathered in Panglao on Wednesday to tackle school safety in the…

Arroyo honored as ‘adopted daughter of Bohol’

The Province of Bohol has conferred honor upon former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as an “adopted daughter of Bohol” during the…

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Alcohol excise tax hike to fund universal health care: DOF exec

MANILA — A ranking official of the Department of Finance (DOF) is optimistic that senators will realize the importance of…

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Rene named acting governor as Yap leaves for China on official business

Vice Governor Rene Relampagos has been named as acting governor with the departure of Governor Arthur Yap who will be…

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4 dead, 1 hurt after truck falls into gully in Batuan

Four men were confirmed dead while one survived after a truck plunged into a 10-meter-deep gully near the Makapiko Bridge…

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4.1-M int’l tourist arrivals recorded in 1H 2019

MANILA — For the first half of 2019, a total of 4,133,050 international tourists visited the Philippines, marking an 11.43…

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4 severely hurt as truck falls off bridge in Batuan

Police and local government unit emergency responders continued their rescue operation amid rains after a man was pinned down inside…

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Bohol bans entry of uncertified pigs, pork amid African swine fever scare

The Provincial government has banned the transportation of live pigs, pork and pork products into Bohol amid the suspected entry…

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DA checks for African swine fever as pig deaths rise

The Department of Agriculture through attached agency Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) has set up a crisis management team to determine if…

August 20, 2019
BPPO to intensify crackdown on cellphones in jail

The Bohol Provincial Police Office (BPPO) will intensify its drive to eradicate communication capabilities of detainees at the Bohol District…

August 20, 2019
Call to abolish PhilHealth should be addressed to Congress

MANILA — Former Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque’s suggestion to abolish the Philippine Health Insurance (PhilHealth) should be addressed to Congress,…

August 20, 2019
‘Padayon’ to field Loay councilor for PCL prexy

Padayon Bol-anon will be fielding Loay Councilor Giselo Adiong for the presidency of the Philippine Councilors League-Bohol chapter. Adiong was…

August 19, 2019
2 brothers dead in car-motorcycle collision in Dagohoy

Two brothers were killed following a head-on collision between their motorcycle and a sedan in Barangay San Vicente, Dagohoy on…

August 19, 2019
Man critically hurt in bus-motorcycle collision in Loboc

Photo: via Oliver Sevillejo A 38-year-old man was critically injured after his motorcycle was accidentally hit by a commuter bus…

August 19, 2019
The beauty and folly of the separation of powers

“If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls in government would be necessary.” –  James Madison

August 19, 2019
Ship crew member nabbed for drugs in Jagna

A crew member of a vessel plying the Jagna-Cagayan de Oro route who had allegedly been selling illegal drugs to…

August 19, 2019