June 8, 2024

Kanlaon eruption causes P9.9M crop damage

• GILBERT P. BAYORAN The phreatic explosion of Kanlaon volcano in central Negros has initially resulted in around P9.9 million in crop damage, as of June 6, according to reports of the Negros Occidental Office of the Provincial Agriculturist. Damaged

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Rains neutralizing volcanic ash acidity

• GILBERT P. BAYORAN It is business as usual for sugar farmers who are continuing to replant their El Niño damaged sugarcane areas, following phreatic explosion of Kanlaon volcano on Monday night, according to the Sugar Regulatory Administration. In a

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Lahar flow monitored from Kanlaon

• GILBERT P. BAYORAN Heavy rains hitting Kanlaon volcano yesterday washed volcanic mud and debris through waterways again in La Castellana and Carlota City in Negros Occidental. Images posted on social media on Friday showed torrents of gray mud and

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OVP sends aid to La Castellana

The Office of the Vice President (OVP) went to the Municipality of La Castellana, Negros Occidental, to deliver aid to evacuees affected by the eruption of Mt. Kanlaon, Thursday, according to a press release. More than 600 relief boxes were

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Victorias City pushes financial literacy among residents

Victorias City is the first component city in Negros Occidental to collaborate with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for the implementation of the SEC Communication, Advocacy, and Network (SEC-CAN!) Project. Mayor Javier Miguel Benitez signed the memorandum of agreement

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Bacolod mayor delivers P1M aid to La Castellana

Mayor Albee Benitez personally brought worth P1 million food and non-food relief assistance from the City Government of Bacolod to the victims of Kanlaon Volcano eruption in La Castellana, Negros Occidental through Mayor Rhummyla Nicor-Mangilimutan. According to a press release,

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Photo of the Day

ASSISTANCE. Army soldiers unload relief goods from a military truck for distribution to Kanlaon volcano eruption victims in La Castellana, Negros Occidental* PA photo

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