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Bam Aquino: Cagayan governor's support for PDP-Laban bets a non-issue

Mar 19, 2019 - 8:38 PM

The opposition senator says his friendship with Governor Manuel Mamba, a former party mate who has jumped ship to President Duterte's party, is 'beyond politics'

YOUTH VOTERS. Otso Diretso's reelectionist Senator Bam Aquino thanks schools that welcome opposition bets like him. He visits the University of Cagayan Valley in Tuguegarao City on March 19, 2019. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

‘Don't be a headline reader’: Cagayano journalists speak up against disinformation

Mar 01, 2019 - 6:13 PM

Seasoned and campus journalists discuss the importance of verifying and fact-checking during the #MoveCagayan forum at Cagayan State University

Groups in Cagayan march to call for justice for slain activist Malayao

Feb 06, 2019 - 11:49 PM

The Cagayan Valley regional police, however, claims that Randy Malayao's comrades in the Left might be behind his killing, citing internal problems within the movement

CALL FOR JUSTICE. Supporters of peace consultant and activist Randy Malayao in Tuguegarao City on February 6, 2019, call for an end to 'brazen political killings of leaders and members of progressive' groups. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Duterte visits Cagayan, condoles with Ompong-hit families

Sep 16, 2018 - 1:20 PM

(4th UPDATE) 'I share the grief of those who lost their loved ones,' says President Rodrigo Duterte in Ompong-hit Cagayan

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte watches an aerial footage showing the extent of the damage caused by Typhoon 'Ompong' in some areas of Cagayan Valley during a situation briefing at the Cagayan Provincial Capitol in Tuguegarao City on September 16, 2018. Joining the President are Secretary Christopher Lawrence 'Bong' Go of the Office of the Special Assistant to the President, Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol, and Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Hotels full in Tuguegarao as ‘middle class’ flee homes, too

Sep 14, 2018 - 6:06 PM

Cagayan Governor Manuel Mamba on Friday, September 14, said families from different towns flocked to hotels in an effort to avoid the wrath of Typhoon Ompong.

FLEEING TO HOTELS. Hotels full in Tuguegarao Cagayan as middle class families flee homes, too. Photo by Raymon Dullana/Rappler

Police eye politics in killing of Cagayan town councilor

Jul 30, 2018 - 4:34 PM

Witnesses are able to recognize the suspects

DEAD ON THE SPOT. Motorcycle-riding men shot dead Rizal, Cagayan councilor Alfredo Alvarez. Photo from Cagayan Now Facebook Page

SM to open mall in Tuguegarao on October 12

Oct 10, 2017 - 3:25 PM

SM Center Tuguegarao Downtown will be SM's 2nd mall in the Cagayan Valley region

FIRST IN CAGAYAN VALLEY. SM's new mall in Tuguegarao is strategically located at the corner of Luna and Mabini streets, which are main thoroughfares in this major urban city in the north. Rappler photo

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

Comelec division ousts Tuguegarao mayor over 2013 cheating

Jan 28, 2016 - 8:55 PM

UPDATED In a decision promulgated January 26 the Comelec First Division also orders Vice Mayor Engelbert Caronan installed as chief executive

Photo from his Fan Page on Facebook

Tuguegarao mayor suspended a 3rd time

Nov 18, 2015 - 7:52 PM

Mayor Jefferson Soriano is implicated in the anomalous purchase of rubber boats amounting to P131 5M when he was chair of the PNP bids and awards committee

Photo from his Fan Page on Facebook

Court, not DILG, has last word on Tuguegarao mayor – law expert

Apr 26, 2015 - 10:32 AM

There is no need for any order other than of the Court of the Appeals CA to reinstate dismissed Tuguegarao mayor Jefferson Soriano a law expert says

2 mayors hold on to post in Tuguegarao

Apr 22, 2015 - 3:07 PM

Dismissed mayor Jefferson Soriano claims the Court of Appeals has reinstated him but Engelbert Caronan who has assumed the mayoralty refuses to step down

WHO'S THE MAYOR? Jefferson Soriano (left) says the Court of Appeals has reinstated him, but Engelbert Caronan (right) won't step down until he is served the court order. Photos from Soriano's and Caronan's official Facebook pages

Pride of Cagayan: Charo Soriano comes home

Jun 26, 2013 - 10:23 PM

Former Ateneo star Charo Soriano is cheered wildly in her hometown while playing in the Friendship Games

HOMETOWN HERO. Soriano is cheered wildly everytime she touches the ball. Photo by Rappler/Roy Secretario.

IN PHOTOS: Friendship Games Day 1

Jun 25, 2013 - 9:24 AM

Hostilities finally began in the 5th Gov Alvaro T Antonio Friendship Games in this northern city Here are some snapshots of volleyball action in Day 1

PH volleyball's biggest names gather in Tuguegarao

Jun 24, 2013 - 5:29 PM

Some of Philippine volleyball s biggest names gather in Tuguegarao for the 5th Friendship Games

ACTION UP NORTH. Adamson's Len Cortel is blocked by Air Force's Maika Ortiz and Judy Caballejo. Photo by Rappler/Roy Secretario.