by : Israel O. Rudio, PITO-LU Combined elements of the Provincial Government of La Union led by Gov. Manuel C. Ortega, La Union Provincial Police Office headed by P/Sr. Supt. Noli G. Taliño, Municipal Government of Agoo, La Union led by Mayor Sandra Y. Eriguel, Phil. National Red Cross-La Union and other concerned organizations, retrieved from Sta. Cruz and San Vicente, Ilocos Sur, all the 23 missing fishermen from Agoo, La Union who were declared
(Article by: Victor B. Dacanay, PITO-LU) By the authority of Gov. Manuel C. Ortega, Sangguniang Panlalawigan Member Victoria L. Aragon, Executive Officer of the Provincial Disaster Coordinating Council, presided over the 2nd Quarter Meeting of the Provincial Disaster Coordinating Council last April 30 at the Diego Silang Hall of the Capitol Building, San Fernando City, La Union. 5679
Speaking as Guest of Honor and Speaker during the 1st Monday Flag-Raising Ceremony last May 5 at the Capitol Grounds, Board Member Pablo M. Olarte stressed that enssuring a decent food to every family is both part of public service and Christian duty. 5675
By: Israel O. Rudio, PITO-LU The Provincial Government of La Union led by Gov. Manuel C. Ortega, by virtue of Sangguniang Panlalawigan Resolution No. 111-2008, entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with SiTEL Philippines, Inc. represented by its Country President, Mr. Danilo Sebastian L. Reyes and Site Director, Mr. Rodney L. Spires, for a Community Training for Employment Partnership last 5672
Provincial Information & Tourism Office-La Union  Honorable Senator Francis Joseph “Chiz” G. Escudero, the Guest of Honor and Speaker during the 158th La Union Foundation Anniversary Celebration last March 2, was adopted as son of the Province of La Union by virtue of Resolution No. 009-2008. The plaque was presented to the Honorable Senator by Governor Manuel C. Ortega, Vice-Governor 5669
Range Officers Rosalinda B. Advincula, Vic Rafael, Herman Velasco and Roy Dawa of the Star Shooters of La Union led the activity. The participants who are composed of 50 Security Guards and 38 Jail Guards were given lectures on the proper handling and use of 9 mm pistol, armalite rifle and shotgun. Each trainee was allotted with 10 live ammunitions during the firing session. Both under the Office 5667
To promote the products and tourist attractions of the Province, an Agri-Trade and Tourism Fair was held from February 25 to March 2. La Union’s 19 towns and one city displayed their products in their respective booths in accordance to the “One Town, One Product” policy of the Department of Trade and Industry. 5664