Wednesday, February 8, 2023

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First major clash in 2023: Army scores fresh battlefield win versus Negros Reds, villagers flee homes but return today

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Hundreds of villagers in upland communities in Kabankalan, a first-class city at least 100 kilometers south of here, have returned to their homes today, 6 February 2023, after two days of fighting over the weekend between soldiers of the 94th Battalion and armed guerrillas of the New People's Army that also left three rebels dead.

Sang una kag sa subong: Don Salvador Benedicto, town carved out of forests, turns 40

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO, Negros Occidental, Philippines - "Onse (eleven)," was the most number of people killed in a single ambush in the 80s, Nehemiah Joe Dela Cruz says as he slathers liver sauce over a lean piece of lechon pork he was having with dinuguan or bllod stew for lunch.

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Health

Amid Case No. 1: Inspections of water sources on as Bacolod goes on cholera threshold alert

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - A public doctor here has confirmed that the public health office is inspecting water refilling stations and deep wells that are sources of drinking water in this highly-urbanized capital of more than 600,000 people.