353,000 register in BaCTrac

The Bacolod City coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) Contact Tracing (BaCTrac) System has registered some 353,012 residents and 7,012 business establishments, as of yesterday.           City Ordinance (CO) 941, “An Ordinance Implementing the Covid-19 Contact Tracing in the City of Bacolod”,


Capitol dep’t head COVID positive

BY GILBERT P. BAYORAN Provincial Administrator Rayfrando Diaz confirmed yesterday that a Capitol department head, who is the officer-in-charge of the Provincial Budget Office, tested positive for COVID-19.           Diaz, however, said the officemates of the OIC, who were immediately

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Himamaylan City cash aid distributed

Over P246,000 worth of financial assistance were recently released to 47 victims, survivors, children in conflict with the law (CICL) and peer helpers of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) in Himamaylan City, a press release from Himamaylan

No politics in bulk water project opposition – Ledesma

• GILBERT P. BAYORAN Silay City Vice Mayor Thomas Maynard Ledesma has strongly denied claims that “politics” is behind the opposition of the P1.2 billion bulk water supply project of the provincial government of Negros Occidental. “We are not against

Damage to NegOcc agriculture now P318.9M

• GILBERT P. BAYORAN As another municipality was added to the list of local government units placed under a state of calamity because of the drought, the damage to rice, corn, high value commercial crops (HVCC), and fisheries brought about


As he neared his death, Morrie realized that one thing alone is important in life – our relationships. Everything dies with us except our relationships. Long after we’re gone, we continue to live in the hearts of those we loved.

Negros mayors urgently call for cloud seeding

• GILBERT P. BAYORAN The request for the immediate conduct of cloud seeding in Negros Occidental continues to snowball, as members of the Negros Association of Chief Executives called on the Department of Agriculture to do it as soon as