LGU Catarman intensifies COVID vaccines uptake

CATARMAN, Northern Samar, April 27  — In its effort to increase public confidence in COVID-19 vaccines uptake, the Local Government Unit of Catarman spearheaded a meeting with the barangay chairpersons, heads of national government agencies, non-government organizations, civil society, academe, senior citizens, and the private and government media at the Catarman Freedom Park on April continue reading : LGU Catarman intensifies COVID vaccines uptake

Reg’l Land Use Committee approves North Samar prov’l dev’t physical framework plan

CATARMAN, Northern Samar, April 24  — The Regional Land Use Committee (RLUC) approved the Disaster Risk Reduction/Climate Change Adaptation – Enhanced Northern Samar Provincial Development and Physical Framework Plan (PDPFP), according to Provincial Planning Development Coordinator Engr. Romeo M. Cardenas. Cardenas said the enhanced disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation of the province’s PDPFP continue reading : Reg’l Land Use Committee approves North Samar prov’l dev’t physical framework plan

Covid vaccines are safe and effective, says DOH N. Samar prov’l chief

CATARMAN, Northern Samar — The COVID vaccines are safe and effective according to Dr. Rommel Francisco, the Provincial DOH Officer of Northern Samar during the PIA’s “Huruhimangraw sa Panginudto” radio program over 106.7 TJFM on March 10. “Research to date indicates the vaccine for COVID-19 have a very good safety profile, the vaccines go through continue reading : Covid vaccines are safe and effective, says DOH N. Samar prov’l chief

Gov’t distributes financial aid, food packs in flood-affected town in NorSamar

ALLEN, Northern Samar, January 26 — The Office of the President (OP) through the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Tuesday, January 26, distributed financial assistance and food packs to some 948 families heavily affected by the recent flash floods in the different barangays of Allen, Northern Samar. The distribution was held at continue reading : Gov’t distributes financial aid, food packs in flood-affected town in NorSamar

Northern Samar placed under General Community Quarantine

CATARMAN, Northern Samar –Due to the continuous rise of confirmed COVID cases in a weeks’ time in the Province of Northern Samar, Governor Edwin Marino Ongchuan requested the Regional Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (RIATF8) to place the province under General Community Quarantine for 14 days. As a response, the RIATF 8 and continue reading : Northern Samar placed under General Community Quarantine

N. Samar provincial government distributes food packs to 23 ECQ barangays in the capital town

CATARMAN, Northern Samar – Gov. Edwin Marino Ongchuan distributed food packs to the 15,000 families affected by the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ). Marlon Eco, OIC Disaster Focal Person of the Provincial Social Welfare Development Office (PSWDO) said the food packs assistance from the provincial government contain 10 kg of rice, three cans of corned beef, continue reading : N. Samar provincial government distributes food packs to 23 ECQ barangays in the capital town