Cagayan province - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Cagayan province


Cagayan prepares for Typhoon Mangkhut

Sep 12, 2018 - 10:25 AM

'Sa pagdating ni Ompong, anything is possible,' says Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba, using the local name for Mangkhut

Cagayan int’l airport set to receive first commercial flight on March 23

Mar 02, 2018 - 6:15 PM

The airport in the municipality of Lal-lo will also receive its first domestic flight from Manila in April

Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Caught on camera: Ex-town engineer in Cagayan shot dead

Oct 19, 2017 - 2:07 PM

Two motorcycle-riding gunmen kill 53-year old Antonio Lingan Malenab, a former town engineer of Solana, Cagayan, while he is driving in Tuguegarao City

GUNMEN. Two motorcycle-riding men shoot dead former Solana, Cagayan, Antonio Lingan Malenab, on the road in Tuguegarao City on October18, 2017. Screengrab from The Northern Forum video

21 crew of sunken foreign ship still missing – PH Coast Guard

Oct 14, 2017 - 5:16 PM

This comes after the vessel, identified as MV Emerald Star, sank off 151 nautical miles of Santa Ana town in Cagayan province

Gunmen kill 4-year-old boy, father in Cagayan

Aug 03, 2017 - 6:15 PM

Leody Semana Sr dies from a shot to the chest while his son dies of a gunshot wound to the head

Cagayan town mayor's consultant shot dead

Jan 21, 2017 - 3:51 PM

The police chief of Santa Ana town says the consultant Oscar Oñate was dead on the spot when two unidentified motorcycle riding assailants shot him

Cagayan infra, agri damage from Lawin reaches P8.5-B

Oct 31, 2016 - 6:33 PM

Of the P8 5 billion in damages the overall damage to agriculture is pegged at over P5 7 billion with the rest going to infrastructure damage though not including housing damage

Photo c/o Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Anti-drug war in Cagayan: Mayor's son, village chairman surrender

Jul 14, 2016 - 11:50 AM

King Unite son of Ballesteros town Mayor Vincent and Vice Mayor Violeta Unite yields to authorities as a drug user

Tuguegarao schools welcome high number of Grade 11 enrollees

Jun 14, 2016 - 9:39 PM

The number of enrollees in senior high is almost double the number of Grade 10 completers in the city Many of the enrollees come from neighboring provinces

Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Poe, Duterte, Roxas sons almost cross paths in Cagayan Valley sorties

Apr 14, 2016 - 2:25 PM

Brian Poe Llamanzares Sebastian Duterte and Paolo Roxas campaign for the presidential candidates in the same region on the same day

MOM'S CAMPAIGNER. Brian Poe Llamanzares (extrme right) tells university students in Tuguegarao City on April 13, 2016, about the 'Study Now, Pay Later' program of his mother, presidential candidate Grace Poe. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Cagayan gov files complaint vs vice gov, 4 others over delayed budget

Mar 04, 2016 - 4:34 PM

Government salaries and infrastructure projects in Cagayan province are on hold since the provincial board has yet to pass the 2016 budget

LAST TERM. Cagayan Governor Antonio Alvaro III accuses his vice governor – who is running against his daughter for governor in May 2016 – of delaying the passage of the provincial government. Photo from Wikipedia

6 cops killed in clash with communist rebels in Cagayan

Feb 16, 2016 - 1:34 PM

UPDATED The rebels allegedly burned heavy equipment being used for projects of the National Irrigation Administration

Murder, kidnap cases filed vs 69 activists, suspected rebels in Cagayan

Oct 04, 2015 - 4:09 PM

The complaint affidavit notes the 69 identified individuals have knowledge and or participation of the recent killings of 3 military members

Tuguegarao councilor bares ‘ghost’ Christmas gifts

Sep 03, 2015 - 7:41 PM

A list of recipients of Christmas gifts worth P147 000 prepared by the Provincial Councilor’s League PCL in Cagayan allegedly contains forged signatures

Dengue outbreak declared in Tuguegarao

Jul 10, 2015 - 9:40 PM

Three deaths due to dengue have been recorded in the capital of Cagayan province in a week

CLEAN-UP. Residents of Isabela province join in the anti-dengue clean-up drive on July 10, 2015. Isabela is one of the areas in Cagayan Valley where dengue outbreak has been declared. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

43 Cagayan students injured in road accident

May 27, 2015 - 2:08 PM

The students of the Cagayan State University were on their way to a tree planting activity in Sta Teresita town the police chief says

Cagayan Valley sustains minimal damage from Typhoon Dodong

May 11, 2015 - 4:15 PM

No great amount of damage in agriculture is expected because most crops were harvested before the typhoon came says the regional disaster management body

Family of slain Cagayan mayor appeals for 'faster' justice

Apr 24, 2015 - 1:24 PM

The family of Gonzaga Mayor Carlito Pentecostes Jr asks Justice Secretary Leila de Lima to help solve his murder which they believe was perpetrated by a local politician

ELUSIVE JUSTICE. The family of the late Mayor Carlito Pentecostes Jr of Gonzaga, Cagayan, seeks Justice Secretary Leila de Lima’s help to attain progress in the investigation into his murder a year ago. Photo by Raymon Dullana, Rappler

US drone washes up on PH beach, 2nd in January

Jan 23, 2015 - 3:14 PM

The drone found by fishermen in Cagayan province is similar to the one found in Quezon province earlier and which the US embassy confirmed is owned by the US Navy

ANOTHER DRONE: A target drone washes up off Cagayan province. Photo from the local PNP Facebook page

Philippine Super Liga: AirAsia snaps losing streak, Cagayan shatters Cignal

Jun 16, 2014 - 4:29 PM

AirAsia s Flying Spikers defeat PLDT Home TVolution s Power Attackers while the Cagayan Province Lady Rising Suns eke out victory against the Cignal HD Spikers

Air Asia's Cha Cruz soars for a spike against PLDT. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

SuperLiga: Raiders remain unbeaten, Lady Troopers win battle of winless teams

Jun 05, 2014 - 4:33 AM

The RC Cola AirForce Raiders survived a five set duel against Cagayan Province Lady Rising Suns in the first match of the day while the Generika Army Lady Troopers finally got in the winning column

Rhea Dimaculangan of RC Cola sets the ball up. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

SuperLiga: Raiders impress again, Lady Rising Suns get first win

Jun 01, 2014 - 11:06 PM

The RC Cola AirForce Raiders win their second straight match while the Cagayan Province Lady Rising Sunds beat the defending champions

REACHING FOR VICTORY. Cagayan's Aiza Maizo attempts a spike against Generika. Photo by Mark Cristino

Super Liga: PLDT, Petron score wins over Generika, Cagayan

May 28, 2014 - 9:32 PM

The PLDT Power Attackers won their second straight by defeating the defending champion Lady Troopers while Din Din Santiago powered Petron past Cagayan Province

QUEEN TAMARAW. Rachel Anne Daquis attacks against PLDT. Photo by Josh Albelda

Super Liga: Power Attackers dispatch Cagayan Province in four sets

May 25, 2014 - 6:03 PM

The Power Attackers evened their record at 1 1 behind 21 points from Suzanne Roces as they defeat Cagayan Valley in Super Liga action