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Performed by the cultural performers from Kabayan Municipality won the first prize in this year’s Panagbenga Street Dancing competition getting P200,000.00 cash award.

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Lower House Committee okays Autonomy Act

BAGUIO CITY – The House of Representatives Committee on Local Government has approved on committee level House Bill 5595 entitled "An Act Establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region" during its hearing last Wednesday.

Mayor Mauricio Domogan who attended the hearing said the bill was passed without many questions or debates.

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Cordillera to join nation-wide earthquake drill on March 1

While earthquakes can't still be predicted, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council has set a nation-wide drill on March 1 to help people "predict" their responsible individual and collective responses should an earth-shaker occur.

Regional director Olivia Luces of the Office of Civil Defense has called on heads of Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Councils (LDRRMC) to mobilize their communities for the simultaneous response and evacuation drill, the time of which will be announced early this week.

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Book on Igorots to be launched in April

"Igorot by Heart", a book compilation of keynote speeches and presentations from the eight previous International Igorot Consultations (IIC) of the Igorot Global Organization (IGO)will be launched on April 11 at the 9th IIC set at the Baguio Country Club here.

"The essays on the Igorots - the mountain people of the Cordillera in Northern Luzon, Philippines – cover land, people and culture," according to the synopsis released by the book editors. "These accounts span 100 years of Igorot experiences, from the 1904 St. Louis Fair in St. Louis, Missouri, USA and the 1909 Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition in Seattle, Washington, USA, to the second and third generation Igorots presently residing in North America and Europe."

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Council sets public hearing on SM issue, seeks status quo on trees

BAGUIO CITY – The city council will hold a public hearing on the SM Baguio expansion project and the impending cutting and balling out of trees in the area tomorrow (Monday), 2 p.m. at the Sangguniang Panlungsod session hall.

The body last Monday voted to convert its regular session into a public hearing to give chance to protagonists to ventilate their stands on the issue which became controversial amid rousing opposition generated by the expansion project's expected balling out of 182 trees at the mall company's newly acquired property adjacent to its present site in Luneta Hill.

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STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS 2017

STATEMENT IN REPLY TO THE PUBLISHED OPEN LETTER OF BCDA PRESIDENT and CEO ARNEL PACIANO D. CASANOVA

STATE OF THE CITY ADDRESS
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Speech Delivered by Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan during the Cordillera Month Closing Ceremony
July 26 SLU-BC

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