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Rappler's latest stories on catarman


First coronavirus case confirmed in the Eastern Visayas

Mar 23, 2020 - 8:09 PM

(UPDATED) The patient from Northern Samar is admitted to intensive care on March 12 and was scheduled to be discharged on Monday, March 23, when her results come back positive

PREVENTIVE MEASURES File photo by Jazmin Bonifacio/Rappler

Man kills wife during Sunday Mass in Camiguin

Jan 06, 2019 - 3:54 PM

'I heard the wife plead for her life,' says the priest officiating Mass when Celmar Linao went inside the church in Catarman, Camiguin, to shoot his wife

COUPLE'S DEATH. A church volunteer cleans blood trails after the death of couple Ivy and Celmar Linao outside the doors of San Roque Parish Church in Catarman, Camiguin, on January 6, 2019. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

4 soldiers, two civilians wounded in NPA attack in Catarman

Dec 19, 2018 - 7:37 PM

Members of the 43rd Infantry Battalion of the Philippine Army are waylaid while bringing food to their fellow soldiers

WOUNDED. A civilian wounded in the attack in Catarman, Northern Samar. Photo courtesy of DPAO, 8ID PA

#ReliefPH: Town in Northern Samar needs relief

Dec 19, 2015 - 9:23 PM

The NDRRMC says 2 287 houses in total have been damaged in San Roque – 2 139 partially and 148 totally

NO ROOF. Aside from food and medicine, many families need shelter kits after losing roofs to strong winds. Photo from MaryJane Salomon

Catarman Airport sustains heavy damage due to Typhoon Nona

Dec 15, 2015 - 5:29 PM

The terminal building s roof was blown away by strong winds

DAMAGED. As of 8:00 am on December 15, 2015, among the heavily damaged Catarman Airport facilities are the fire station building; terminal building (whose roof was blown away by strong winds); CAAP staff house; and 3 guard posts. Image from Wikipedia

#RubyPH: 1,000 houses damaged, but zero casualty in Catarman

Dec 08, 2014 - 2:29 AM

Authorities dispel rumors that the municipalities of Gamay and Lapinig in Northern Samar were washed out

Photo from NOAA

Priority is clearing roads, runway for relief operations

Dec 07, 2014 - 2:55 PM

UPDATED Troops have cleared a major road in Jiabong town early Sunday afternoon December 7 paving the way for relief operations

AFTERMATH. Residents wade through floodwaters in Borongan, Northern Samar or December 7, 2014. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

Northern Samar 'ready' for Typhoon Ruby

Dec 06, 2014 - 2:17 PM

In the forecasted path of Typhoon Ruby Northern Samar prepares evacuation centers communication systems and rescue teams for the storm s imminent landfall

VLOG: Huge waves in Northern Samar

Dec 06, 2014 - 1:00 PM

Pia Ranada filed this video blog as Typhoon Ruby makes landfall in Eastern Visayas