Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong said that presence of moma spit on barangays will be a reason to order lockdown. With this, Mayor Magalong ordered the Baguio City Police Office (BCPO) to do aggressive drive against unregulated chewing and spitting of Moma or Betel Nut which is a violation of the Anti-Moma ordinance of […]

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The Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) has decided to stop accepting new patient admissions starting today, April 26, 2020, until further notice. In an official statement released through their official Facebook page: In response to the Global Pandemic of COVID-19, the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center has been making efforts to stop […]

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The increase in the number of positive cases of COVID-19 in La Trinidad prompted the Mayor of the municipality to put three sitios under Extreme enhanced community quarantine (EECQ). The following Sitios were placed under EECQ: Sitio Timoy (Barangay Puguis) Sitio Luboc (Barangay Balili) Sitio Ata (Barangay Cruz) Residents of these sitios will have to […]

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Two more barangays, in Baguio City have been added to the list of barangays on lockdown order in the city of Baguio today. This is in addition to the five barangays announced earlier today. Camp 8 and Bakakeng Central have been placed on lockdown as two of the four COVID-19 positive cases today reside in said […]

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In a press release published by the Senate of the Philippines today, April 24, 2020, Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go reiterated his appeal for the implementation of the “Balik Probinsya” program. According to Senator “Bong” Go, the government should learn from the experiences encountered during the COVID-19 crisis.  Senator “Bong” Go’s appeal is for the […]

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The province of Ifugao is no longer COVID-19 Free. This is according to the statement made by Ifugao Governor Hon. Jerry Dalipog. The announcement was made yesterday and according to the Governor, the patients’ Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) test from the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) came back positive. The First Case […]

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With the new COVID-19 cases recorded in Baguio City, the Mayor has ordered the lockdown of 5 areas in the City of Pines. The lockdown is being implemented to facilitate complete and efficient contact tracing, as well as to protect and ensure the safety of the people who may have come in contact with the […]

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Three of the eight new patients positive of the COVID-19 disease today have disclosed their identities to help the city conduct faster contact tracing and prevent the further transmission of the virus in Baguio City. Two of the health workers of Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) who have tested positive for COVID-19 decided […]

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Four (4) additional patients have been confirmed positive for the COVID-19 disease today. This is aside from the four healthworkers from BGHMC who have also tested positive to the disease. This brings the toll of confirmed COVID-19 cases im the city to thirteen (13). Two of the patients are residents of Barangay Dominican and La […]

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Four (4) new positive cases for COVID-19 have been recorded in the city today. According to Mayor Benjamin Magalong, all of the new infected patients are medical frontliners from Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC). Two doctors, one nurse, and a hospital clerk who contracted the disease are residents of Woodsgate Subdivision, Camp 7, […]

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