Marinduque, niyanig ng magnitude 2.8 na lindol

STA. CRUZ, Marinduque – Niyanig ng lindol na may lakas na magnitude 2.8 ang Marinduque kanina, Agosto 24. Naramdaman ang lindol alas 8:22 ng umaga, ayon sa Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology. Ang sentro ng lindol ay natunton 13.53°North, 122.01°East – 006 km N 15° West ng Santa Cruz, Marinduque at may lalim itong isang kilometro. Naramdaman din ang pagyanig sa hilagang-silangang bahagi ng Sta. Cruz at mga islang malapit dito. Sanhi ito ng paggalaw ng tectonic plate sa lugar. Source: Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology

The never-ending curse of Marcopper, in DENR’s court now

Engr. Luna Manrique, MPDC of Boac, posted in Facebook on August 20, 2016, “It’s not over yet, abandoned Marcopper mine site continues to pollute Boac River up to this date. I requested the Army CAFGU to patrol the area last August 17, 2016 and take pictures with GPS reading. The newspaper they used as date mark was issued only last August 16, 2016. Leaving the mining site without cleaning up the remaining mining waste and polluted sediment, and without taking appropriate measures to stop the flow of acid mine drainage…

No. 1 most wanted sa Gasan, arestado

GASAN, Marinduque – Nahulog na sa kamay ng mga otoridad ang tinaguriang no. 1 most wanted person sa Gasan, Marinduque. Kinilala ito na si Melanio Rioflorido Malvar, 56-anyos, residente ng Brgy. Bangbang ng nasabing lugar. Ayon sa report, nahuli ang suspek sa Brgy. Quinabigan, Pinamalayan, Oriental Mindoro nitong Agosto 22, matapos ang isinagawang “Oplan Pagtugis” ng pinagsanib na pwersa ng Gasan Municipal Police, CIDG Mimaropa Region, RSOT, CIDG Oriental Mindoro, Detective and Special Operation Unit (DSOU) at Torrijos Municipal Police sa bisa ng warrant of arrest na inisyu ni Judge…

Velasco meets Marelco and DENR officials

BOAC, Marinduque – Congressman Lord Allan Q. Velasco, Representative of the Lone District of Marinduque met the officials of Marinduque Electric Cooperative (Marelco) and Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) on August 18, 2016 to discuss his plans and projects for the province. In a Facebook account of Congressman Velasco, he posted “After my meeting with the board and officers of Marelco discussing the power situation in Marinduque, I went directly to a working lunch with DENR officials to discuss my planned and proposed projects for Marinduque and of…

Isang mangingisda, nawawala sa Marinduque

GASAN, Marinduque – Sa huling tala na iniulat ng NDRRMC, isang mangingisda ang nawawala sa Marinduque matapos itong pumalaot noong kasagsagan ng habagat. Kinilala ang mangingisda na si Ruben Pahilagmago, 57 taong gulang at naninirahan sa Brgy. Bognuyan, Gasan, Marinduque. Ayon sa report, dakong alas 7:00 ng umaga nitong Agosto 8 nang umalis sa kanilang tahanan si Ruben upang pumalaot sa baybayin ng Gasan sakay ng isang bangkang de motor. Subalit mga bandang alas 3:00 ng hapon noong araw ding iyon, natagpuan ang bangka na kanyang sinakyan sa pagitan ng karagatan…