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September 12, 2015

NAGA CITY, Sept. 9 (PNA) -- The Philippine National Police (PNP) Bicol regional office is deploying 700 personnel in Naga City for the duration of the nine-day religious festivities in honor of Bicol's patroness, Our Lady of Peñafrancia, on September 11-20.

September 4, 2015

CAMP GEN. SIMEON A. OLA, Legazpi City, Sept. 3 (PNA) -- Local police have expressed alarm over the killings of collectors of the illegal numbers game "jueteng".

April 25, 2015

MASBATE CITY, April 22 (PNA) -- Loud screams, amid the sun’s glittering beams, from first-time spectators echoed in the Grand Arena when the cowboys proudly displayed their skills in the Bull Riding competition.

April 25, 2015

LEGAZPI CITY, April 22 (PNA) -- Legazpi City will soon have new traffic lights, courtesy of the Manila Metropolitan Development Authority (MMDA).

March 4, 2011

LEGAZPI CITY, March 2 2011 -- There are at least 251 Bikolano overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) that were caught in an armed conflict in Libya that need to be rescued and brought back to the country, the Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA) in Bikol said Wednesday.

October 24, 2010

Legazpi City (20 October) -- The investment of the Provincial Government of Albay for this year's education sector has reached P67.4 million, the highest budgetary allocation of the provincial government next to health, which it has properly divided among different projects.

October 11, 2010

Legazpi City (5 October) -- Albay Gov. Joey Salceda expressed dismay over the benefits other provinces have been reaping from cheaper and clean electricity supplied by geothermal energy fields in Albay.

September 23, 2010

Legazpi City (14 September) -- Laboratory experts of the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Bikol said that only 3.98 kilograms of methamphetamine hydrochloride or "shabu" were seized on Wednesday by anti-drug operatives in Masbate and not 5.28 kilograms as earlier reported.

July 25, 2010

Legazpi City (23 July) -- Albay's Disaster Risk Reduction Management (DRRM) is an ideal model in building a resilient, safe community during times of disaster events, a research study said.

June 27, 2010

Legazpi City (25 June) -- Albay Governor Joey Salceda declared that the toll fee hike imposed by the South Luzon Tollway Corporation (SLTC) is illegal because the franchise given to them by Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC) has expired and has not been renewed.

Salceda said the concession agreement between SLTC and PNCC commenced in May 2006 while the franchise given to PNCC expired in May 2007, without being renewed by Congress.