(PAGASA PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Friday, 15 December 2017) At 3AM today, the center of Tropical Storm "URDUJA" was located at 205km East of Borongan City, Eastern Samar (11.4N,127.3E) with maximum sustained winds of 75 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 90 km/h. It is forecast to move Northwest at 5 km/h. Dinagat Islands will have rains with gusty winds due to TS "URDUJA". Th rest of Mindanao will have cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to TS "URDUJA". Winds will be moderate to strong coming from the Northeast to Northwest with moderate to rough seas. PAGASA/jpf

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Butuan gov’t employees to get holiday bonus

By Jennifer P. Gaitano

BUTUAN CITY, Dec. 6 – In time with the switching on/light-up activity held on December 4, 2017 at the city hall grounds in Butuan, Mayor Ronnie Vicente Lagnada gladly announced that all regular employees will be receiving their Christmas bonus in the amount of P25,000 while those who are under a job order status will also be given P10,000. 

Lagnada underscored that this will make employees more motivated to work and provide satisfactory services to its clientele.

He also announced that he had a meeting with the government of Japan for the development of infra projects in the city. He also emphasized that collaboration is on process with other government agencies for this endeavor.

Meanwhile, Lagnada also highlighted that the city government, thru the City Tourism Office, has invited singer Lance Busa, a Butuanon who rose as the champion of Michael Bolton's Bolt of Talent, to be one of the performing guests during the light-up activity.


The 22-year-old from Butuan City won a record deal and a chance to "Go the Distance" in Bolton's upcoming world tour. (JPG/VLG/PIA-Caraga)


ELLEN VEE CHUA
Office-in-charge
Department of the Interior and Local Government
Province of Agusan del Norte



MARCOS M. QUICO
Provincial Agriculturist, Surigao del Sur


LT COL REY P PASCO
Commanding Officer,
4th Civil Military Operations Battalion
4th Infantry Division, Philippine Army, Butuan City


FR. JOSHUE G. CADORNA, OAD
Rector, Order of Discalced Augustinians (OAD)
Seminary in Butuan City


CATHERINE A. TOBES
President, Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster ng Pilipinas
Agusan del Norte-Butuan City Chapter


DARYL R. TABOGOC
4th year Student,
BSBA of St. Joseph Institute of Technology
Butuan City


LADY CHRISTINE C. SARMIENTO
BSBA Student
Nasipit, Agusan del Norte


REYJOY CHAVEZ
Forest Ranger, CENRO-Nasipit, Agusan del Norte
Program Host "Oras sa Kinaiyahan"


RISE FAITH R. RECABO
Surigao City Councilor