updated Sun. February 19, 2023
April 7, 2018
Poor infrastructure, prevalent in rural areas, aggravates disasters, he said. In his study, Lagmay cited the failure of rescuers to save more lives because of lack of data during the 2006 landslide at the village of Guinsaugon, in St. Bernard town, Southern Leyte. “It was one of the biggest landslides in the worldÃâÃÂ ...
March 4, 2018
He also said they learned that a land owned by the victim's family in St. Bernard town, Southern Leyte, had been pawned for P300,000. “Apparently, the family was only given until August of this year to redeem their property. Apparently, that property was pawned to pay for her studies, among others,” De laÃâÃÂ ...
March 1, 2018
A check worth P2,313,545.00 was issued and received by Provincial Budget Officer Duarte as cash advance for 2,514 bags of fertilizers to be distributed in the municipalities of Libagon, St. Bernard, San Juan, Arahawan, Hinundayan, Hinunangan, San Francisco and Pintuyan. The Office of the OmbudsmanÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
The Office of the Ombudsman has found probable cause to file graft charges against former Southern Leyte Gov. ... as cash advance for 2,514 bags of fertilizers to be distributed in the municipalities of Libagon, St. Bernard, San Juan, Arahawan, Hinundayan, Hinunangan, San Francisco, and Pintuyan.
February 28, 2018
The Office of the Ombudsman has ordered the indictment of former Southern Leyte governor Rosette Lerias over the alleged anomalous purchase of P2.3 ... A check worth P2.3 million was then issued and received by Duarte for the purchase of 2,514 bags of fertilizers for the towns of Libagon, St. Bernard,ÃâÃÂ ...
December 16, 2017
... brought by Tropical Storm Urduja, the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) reported. The power outage of the Nasaug-San Isidro-San Miguel-St. Bernard 69 kilovolt (kV) line, which began at 8:31 a.m. on December 15, affected customers of Southern Leyte Electric Cooperative (SOLECO).
August 9, 2017
LOOK: 2 oarfishes found in Southern Leyte ... Socorro, Saint Bernard, Southern Leyte on Wednesday morning. Tourism officer Jane Araneta said three oarfishes were earlier sighted in the ... This is the fourth time an oarfish washed ashore in Southern Leyte this year. In March, at least 5 separate incidents ofÃâÃÂ ...
July 8, 2017
Strong ground shaking was felt in Hinundayan, Hinunangan, San Juan, Anahawan, and St. Bernard in Southern Leyte. A magnitude-6.1 earthquake, which occurred on September 27, 1863 with epicenter in Kananga, Leyte, which coincidentally was near the epicenter of last Thursday's tremor, was felt atÃâÃÂ ...
July 7, 2017
Solidum cited the landslide that hit the village of Guinsaugon in St. Bernard, Southern Leyte on Feb. 17, 2006, resulting in a huge number of fatalities. “The (Guinsaugon) landslide was triggered by a moderately sized earthquake that was preceded by 10 days of continuous rain,” Solidum said. Solidum saidÃâÃÂ ...
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