License of aircraft pilot landed in Marinduque Airport, suspended

Aircraft Pilot Capt. Leo Ariel Guardo License suspended for flying plane without flight plan CAAP PRESS RELEASE June 30,2016 MANILA – Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Director General William K. Hotchkiss III, AFP (Ret.) imposed a 330-day suspension on a pilot who landed his aircraft at the Marinduque Airport with neither a flight plan nor clearance from the air traffic control tower. According to Hotchkiss Capt. Leo Ariel Guardo was found guilty of committing four violations of the Philippine Civil Aviation Regulations (PCAR), compromising the safety of other…

Mga buhawi, namataan sa Gasan

Tatlo hanggang apat na mga buhawi o ipu-ipo (water-spout) ang namataan ng mga residente sa bayan ng Gasan, Marinduque. Nagpaikut-ikot ang nasabing mga buhawi sa pagitan ng Tres Reyes Islands at Gasan mga bandang alas onse hanggang alas dose ng tanghali kahapon, Hunyo 22 matapos ang isinagawang National Simultaneous Earthquake Drill. Ang buhawi, alimpuyo, tornado, o ipu-ipo ay isang biyolente, mapanganib at umiikot na kolumna ng hangin na dumarapo o sumasayad kapwa sa kalatagan ng lupa ng daigdig at ng isang ulap na kumulonimbus o sa hindi kadalasang pagkakataon, sa paanan ng isang…

Marinduque farmers train on mushroom production

Banuyo, Gasan, Marinduque – Twenty farmers belonging to the Balita Multi-Purpose Cooperative are grateful for the mushroom production training sponsored by the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) to help increase their household income. Provincial Agrarian Reform Program Officer Isagani Placido said the Department commissioned the services and expertise of the Marinduque State College (MSC) technical staff to facilitate the training. The farmers were trained on bed preparation, casing, pasteurisation, sterilization and spawning. “The farmer-participants, who are mostly women, will surely earn additional income because there is a growing market for…

Pagbisita ni Duterte sa Marinduque ngayong araw, kasado na

Bibisita ngayong araw, Huwebes, Mayo 5, 2016 si Mayor Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte sa lalawigan ng Marinduque. Ang Presidential Campaign Rally ay gaganapin sa People’s Park formerly Guingona Park sa Gasan, Marinduque sa ganap na ika-isa ng hapon. Matatandaan na una ng inanunsyo na sa Marinduque State College Oval, Boac, Marinduque idaraos ang nasabing pagtitipon subalit hindi ito natuloy matapos ‘di umano aprobahan ng *MSC Board of Trustees ang kahilingan ng mga organizers. Inaasahan na magdaragdag ng kasiyahan sa naturang event ang mga susunod na performers: Takerz Band, Damorions, Gilinggiting, Moymoy Palaboy, K Brosas, Freddie Aguilar and Chocolate…

Gasang-Gasang Festival sa Gasan, makulay

Naging makulay at masaya ang pagdiriwang ng Gasang-Gasang Festival sa Bayan ng Gasan, Marinduque. Ito ay ginagawa tuwing Holy Week, Linggo ng Pagkabuhay o Easter Sunday. It is in celebration of the origin of the name of the town “Gasan”, which came from the term “Gasang-Gasang”, a type of coral that used to be seen around the town’s shoreline. More photos, click here. Posted by: Romeo Mataac Jr, Marinduque News Portal