4,512 students served in dental health caravan in Mt. Province

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Mar.10 (PIA) -- A total of 4,512 high school students, elementary pupils from public and private schools including some day care children and the community benefited from the dental health caravan conducted by the public health dentists and dental aides in the province.

 

Parade for a cause benefits dialysis patients

Bontoc, Mountain Province – Patients undergoing dialysis at the Bontoc General Hospital (BoGH) are the beneficiaries of the Parade for a Cause in celebration of the Women’s Month this March.

 

60 individuals trained as security guards under DSWD’s SLP

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Feb. 20 (PIA) - - Sixty individuals look forward to be employed as security guards following their completion of the 15-day pre-licensing training course conducted by the Department of Social Welfare and Development in partnership with the Quadrant R Security Training Center, Inc.

 

OPVet reminds dog owners to have their pets vaccinated against rabies

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Feb. 28(PIA)-- The Office of the Provincial Veterinary (OPVet) is reminding dog owners to have their pets vaccinated against rabies in efforts to totally eradicate the dreaded disease in the province.

 

Lang-ay fest to showcase weaving industry

LOCAL weavers in Mountain Province are set to showcase their wares for the ethnic fashion show in the first week of April as part of the Lang-ay Festival 2017.

 

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Baguio Latest News

Muslim community, city gov’t, hold forum on peace and harmony

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 21 (PIA) - - The Muslim community in the city, in partnership with the City government and the Baguio City Police Office(BCPO), recently conducted a forum that aims to promote and foster understanding between the Muslim community and law enforcement agencies last February 12.

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Pres. Duterte calls on PMA Cavaliers to help realize vision of a better life for Filipinos

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 18(PIA) – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte called on alumni of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA) to help realize his vision for a better life for all Filipinos.

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Baguio City Police conducts anti – drug short film contest for high school studes

BAGUIO CITY, Mar.9 (PIA) - - The Baguio City Police Office (BCPO), in partnership with the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) and the Department of Education (DepEd)) conducted a short film contest on  war on drugs among high school students  in the city  in line with their peace and order education campaign.

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Tadian LGU proposes technology-bridge research station establishment

BAGUIO CITY, Feb. 28 (PIA) - -   A technology-bridge concept through the establishment of a Research Outreach Station (ROS) proposed by a local government in Mountain Province may be the answer to low farm productivity and profitability in the area.

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NYC brings out issue of teenage pregnancy in “In Her Shoes” parade

BAGUIO CITY, Mar. 8 (PIA) - - Males had the feel of what women go through  last Monday morning.  Wearing women’s shoes and dressed like pregnant women, they participated in the National Youth Commission- led parade down Session Road here.

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Mt. Province Destinations

Alab Petroglyph

The Alab Petroglyph is a huge rock formation that was inscribed with bows and arrows and is believed to have contained the ancient fertility rites of natives.

Backstrap and Loom weaving Houses ( Samoki Weaving)

This is where one can see an actual weaving by the locals. Tourists can come to this place for a photo-op and a chance to try their hand at weaving. Souvenirs can also be bought at these houses.

Bay-yo Rice Terraces

Bay-yo Rice Terraces are a smallet type of terraces that is spectacular to look at for tourists.

Bomod-ok Falls

Cascading white water and with a forceful might sending sprays of water that even on a hot day gives you an idea of just how freezingly-cold the pool at the bottom of the falls is truly a majestic sight to behold.

Bontoc Village Museum

It features a range of artifacts crafted by the Igorots for domestic purposes, to be used for traditional celebrations or practices. Inside the museum, one could appreciate the distinct richness of the Igorot's way of life.

Mt. Amuyao

The 8th highest peak in the Philippines with an elevation of 2,702 meters above sea level. Its summit provides its climbers a breathtaking panoram of Mountain Province, Isabela, Nueva Vizcaya, Ifugao and Cagayan Valley.

Mt. Clitoris (Tadian)

This is a sacred mountain regardless of its name. Standing proudly and serenely over 3 villages, this conical-shaped land mass is said to be home to some enchanted eels.

Mountain Province Trade Center

A mini-shopping center managed by the Department of Trade and Industry where skillfully crafted indigenous products are sold.

Sagada Hanging Coffins

Having their coffins hangng at the limestone sliffs is an imrtant tribal custom that thee locals have complied with through hundred of years.

Sumaguuing Caves

Two hundred fifty or so steps down a slipery trail, one can reach the Sumaguing Cave. This is one of the Philippines famous spelunking sites, it is a spectacular place to go to for the adventorous soul.