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Father and son headed to work arrested for backriding in Pangasinan

Jun 19, 2020 - 9:44 AM

(3rd UPDATE) 'Wala kaming masakyan papasok, kaya nag-angkas kami. Wala na kaming pambili ng pagkain,' says Pedro Mones, who works at a construction site with his son

Now negative for coronavirus: 14 Dagupan City gov't frontliners to be discharged

Jun 11, 2020 - 10:39 PM

The coronavirus patients who've now tested negative are set to be discharged on Friday, June 12

NOW NEGATIVE. Background photo from Twitter account of Dagupan City Mayor Brian Lim.

From zero coronavirus cases 2 days ago, Dagupan City records 14 on June 1

Jun 01, 2020 - 3:17 PM

All are frontliners who did not show symptoms, says Dagupan City Mayor Brian Lim

RISK-BASED TEST. Dagupan City conducts free COVID-19 risk-based testing with RT-PCR and rapid tests for government frontliners and selected persons from high-risk industries. Photo from Twitter account of Dagupan City Mayor Brian Lim

Dagupan to stay under GCQ as 5 city employees positive for coronavirus

May 31, 2020 - 10:40 PM

Dagupan City Mayor Brian Lim says general community quarantine will still be followed from June 1 to 15

MASS TESTING. Dagupan City conducts risk-based COVID-19 testing for local government frontliners on May 30, 2020. Photo from Dagupan City Public information Office's Facebook page

Dagupan City begins risk-based coronavirus testing for 600 frontliners

May 28, 2020 - 2:48 PM

Dagupan City COVID-19 focal person Dr Ophelia Rivera says the testing aims to cover about 600 government frontliners in the city

Dagupan City Mayor Brian C. Lim undergoes interview and swab testing for the Reverse Transcript- Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) Test.  Photo credits to: Public Information Office - Dagupan City

Dagupan City seeks own coronavirus testing center

Apr 30, 2020 - 9:57 PM

The Dagupan City council passes a resolution authorizing Mayor Brian Lim to sign a memorandum of agreement with government– accredited and certified testing facilities

A representative of the United Architects of the Philippines Manila-Metro Chapter and the Rotary Club of Manila Pugad Lawin turns over two swabbing booths, which the two organizations donated to the city government on Wednesday, April 29, 2020. Photo from the Dagupan City Public Information Office Facebook page.

Eight-month-old baby suspected to have coronavirus dies in Dagupan

Apr 15, 2020 - 9:50 PM

The Dagupan City public information office says that the infant passed away a day after she was admitted to a private hospital

Photo from Shutterstock

Dagupan City records first coronavirus death

Apr 05, 2020 - 11:27 PM

An 80-year-old man dies in Dagupan City, Pangasinan, before knowing his test results

Photo from Dagupan City website

Dagupan put under state of calamity

Mar 17, 2020 - 8:11 PM

The Dagupan City council also plans to impose a curfew

Photo from Dagupan City website

Ex-Dagupan mayor Benjie Lim dies

Jan 16, 2019 - 11:15 PM

He was the originator of Dagupan's famous Bangus Festival

LEGEND. Benjie Lim is credited as the father of Dagupan City's Bangus Festival.

IN PHOTOS: Philippine Navy team returns triumphant from sea drills held in China

Nov 08, 2018 - 7:04 PM

The Philippine Navy team stands out in the communication drill despite bringing a logistics vessel, 'BRP Dagupan City,' whose technology was inferior to the frigates brought in by the other countries

Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

Former Dagupan mayor Al Fernandez dies

Aug 09, 2018 - 11:10 AM

Alipio 'Al' Fernandez Jr was most at ease governing on the streets, meeting with fish vendors at the market, and discussing poetry with writers at Dagupeña Restaurant

FORMER DAGUPAN CHIEF. Former Daguan mayor Alipio Fernandez dies at age 75. Photo from JCI Senate Philippines

Dagupan City under state of calamity

Jul 21, 2018 - 4:37 PM

The situation in the entire province of Pangasinan is being monitored as heavy rains continue

STATE OF CALAMITY. City officials of Dagupan meet on July 21, 2018, after the city was put under state of calamity following heavy rains. Photo from Mayor Belen Fernandez' Facebook Page

News Briefs: March 28, 2017

Mar 28, 2017 - 9:50 AM

Stories from across the Philippines on Tuesday March 28

Kailangan ni Marcos ng dasal, hindi parangal – Archbishop Villegas

Nov 26, 2016 - 8:28 PM

Huwag sanang gamitin ng mga buhay ang bangkay ng yumao para sa kani kanilang pangarap at ambisyon

PRAYER RALLY. Nagsalita si Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas sa prayer rally sa Dagupan City noong Nobyembre 23, 2016. Photo mula sa Sabins Studio

Bishop to Marcoses: Don't use a corpse for ambitions

Nov 25, 2016 - 7:32 PM

The late dictator Ferdinand Marcos needs prayers not honors says Lingayen Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas in a prayer rally in Dagupan City

Journalist survives ambush in Pangasinan

Nov 08, 2016 - 11:27 AM

UPDATED The attack is the second on a journalist this year says the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines

War on drugs: Slain 5-year-old buried in Dagupan City

Aug 31, 2016 - 7:46 PM

Five year old Danica Mae Garcia perhaps the youngest casualty of the recent spate of extrajudicial killings is buried on Wednesday in Dagupan City

WAKE. The Garcia family weeps at the wake of Danica Mae in their Sityp Kamanggaan, Mayombo home. Photo by Carlo Gabuco / Rappler

Drug user? No, Oman was a good son

Jul 30, 2016 - 9:43 AM

UPDATED According to a coroner s report the body of the 20 year old student Roman Oman Manaois had no trace of illegal substance

#PHvote: Faces of Pangasinan

Apr 24, 2016 - 6:35 PM

Rappler asks residents what issues concern them in Pangasinan See their photos and stories here

Presidential bets’ supporters heat up Dagupan City

Apr 24, 2016 - 5:00 PM

The sleepy stretch of Arellano road Dagupan city turns into a battleground for supporters of the presidential bets

DRUMMERS. Supporters make noise along Arellano road in Dagupan city. Photo by Jerico Samson

#PHVote Challenge goes to Pangasinan

Apr 01, 2016 - 8:00 AM

Join Pangasinan’s TheLeaderIWant forum on Tuesday April 12 at the University of Pangasinan the same venue of the upcoming 3rd presidential debate

Ex-radioman shot dead in Dagupan

Mar 23, 2013 - 1:29 PM

Former Bombo Radyo Dagupan reporter Melanio Malolong 62 had become a fishpond caretaker after his stint in broadcast media

Lingayen to host 2012 Palarong Pambansa

Mar 05, 2012 - 4:23 PM

10 000 athletes officials coaches expected in Palaro to be held May 6 12