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Martial Law extension draws mixed reactions in Bukidnon

Martial Law extension draws mixed reactions in Bukidnon

MALAYBALAY CITY (14 December) Congress’ approval of President Rodrigo Duterte’s request to extend martial law and suspend the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus in Mindanao until next year… Read more »

Azucena Huervas: from chapel leader to Valencia City’s new mayor

Azucena Huervas: from chapel leader to Valencia City’s new mayor

VALENCIA CITY (Bukidnon News.Net/11 June) — As President of Valencia’s Association of Barangay Councils (ABC), she became the barangays’ representative to the City Council, but while present in most of… Read more »

New Valencia City mayor vows transparency, accountability

New Valencia City mayor vows transparency, accountability

VALENCIA CITY (Bukidnon News/10 June) Vice Mayor Azucena Huervas, who assumed as Valencia City’s new mayor Monday, vowed to pursue transparent and accountable governance in her administration, one she inherited… Read more »

Convicted Valencia City mayor now a fugitive, says Bukidnon police director

Convicted Valencia City mayor now a fugitive, says Bukidnon police director

VALENCIA CITY (BukidnonNews.Net/06 June) — City Mayor Jose Galario Jr. has been declared a fugitive after he failed to show up when police came to his office and to his… Read more »

Churches, groups stage Bukidnon ‘anti pork’ rally

Churches, groups stage Bukidnon ‘anti pork’ rally

MALAYBALAY CITY (Bukidnon News/13 September) Representatives from churches and progressive groups in Bukidnon staged a march protest on September 13 at the Plaza Rizal calling for the abolition of Priority… Read more »

Board members agree: abolish SPF

Board members agree: abolish SPF

MALAYBALAY CITY (Bukidnon News/02 September) Some members of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan in separate interviews Monday agreed to abolish the local ‘pork barrel’ dubbed special projects fund (SPF) to keep off… Read more »

Bukidnon provincial board opts for “evidence-based” legislation

Bukidnon provincial board opts for “evidence-based” legislation

MALAYBALAY CITY – The Bukidnon provincial board is opting for evidence-based legislation and it is doing away with last minute additional items in its agenda during regular sessions, floor leader… Read more »

6 out of 10 of Malaybalay’s new councilors from Lumad families

6 out of 10 of Malaybalay’s new councilors from Lumad families

MALAYBALAY CITY (Bukidnon News/15 May) A total of six of the 10 candidates in the winning circle for city councilor here can be traced to Lumad families, specifically of the… Read more »

Piliay 2013: Scenes from the elections

Piliay 2013: Scenes from the elections

(UPDATED) NPA attacks Del Monte, Dole in Bukidnon; NDF: leave, stop expansions

(UPDATED) NPA attacks Del Monte, Dole in Bukidnon; NDF: leave, stop expansions

MALAYBALAY CITY (BukidnonNews.net/19 February) About 100 members of the New People’s Army (NPA) attacked the main compound of Del Monte Philippines Inc. (DMPI) in Camp Phillips, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon. The… Read more »