Caraga’s COVID-19 list grows longer by 239 cases

An additional 239 individuals in Caraga tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on Friday (June 18), bringing the total number of cases in the region to 19,231. Courier File Photo Caraga has recorded an additional 239 coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on Friday, bringing to 3,613 the total number of active cases in the region. The… Continue reading Caraga’s COVID-19 list grows longer by 239 cases

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MMDC builds homes for families in Carrascal

The project is in line with MMDC’s livelihood development initiatives that offers safe and decent shelters to families. Marcventures Mining and Development Corporation (MMDC) helped build houses for families living in Barangay Bon-ot, Panikian, Banban and Gamuton in Carrascal. A joint project with the local government, the houses were in line with company’s livelihood development initiatives that offers… Continue reading MMDC builds homes for families in Carrascal

8 more COVID-19 deaths raise Caraga toll to 548

The novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) death toll in Caraga region has risen to 548 with the death of eight patients on Tuesday (June 15). Courier File Photo Eight more COVID-19 deaths were recorded in Caraga region on Tuesday (June 15), the Department of Health (DOH) in Caraga said.  In a bulletin released Wednesday, DOH Caraga said the new… Continue reading 8 more COVID-19 deaths raise Caraga toll to 548

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Village chief slain inside house in Surigao Sur

Police are looking into political rift,vengeance and land dispute as the primary motives behind the killing of Mendo Sering, chief of Barangay Libas-gua in San Miguel town,Surigao del Sur, who was gunned down on Tuesday evening while inside his residence. Contributed photo Unidentified assailants on Tuesday evening gunned down a village chief in San Miguel,… Continue reading Village chief slain inside house in Surigao Sur

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Caraga records 93 COVID-19 recoveries, 5 deaths

Five people died while 93 recovered from severe respiratory illness COVID-19 in Caraga on Sunday (June 13), the Department of Health (DOH) in the region reported. Courier File Photo The Department of Health (DOH) in Caraga on Sunday logged a total of 93 recoveries from COVID-19, bringing the region’s total to 13,843. In a bulletin released Monday, DOH Caraga said… Continue reading Caraga records 93 COVID-19 recoveries, 5 deaths

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3 Bislig villages placed on 1-week MECQ

Three villages in Bislig City will be placed under a stricter modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) starting June 14 to June 21 to contain the surging cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).  PHOTO/Hikers Itch Three villages in Bislig City in Surigao del Sur were placed under modified enhanced community quarantine for seven days to contain… Continue reading 3 Bislig villages placed on 1-week MECQ

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Caraga COVID-19 death toll rises to 489 with 8 new fatalities

The new coronavirus death toll in Caraga has jumped to 489 after eight more deaths were recorded on Monday, June 7. Courier File Photo Caraga listed a record-high eight deaths from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in a single day, the Department of Health (DOH) in the region said Tuesday. The new deaths bring to 489 the total of deaths… Continue reading Caraga COVID-19 death toll rises to 489 with 8 new fatalities

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Butuan City records highest 1-day COVID-19 cases

At least 111 residents of Butuan City got infected with COVID-19 in a single day Sunday, June 6, its highest number of new cases recorded since March last year. Courier File Photo The surge in coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in Butuan City continues with the highest number of active virus carriers recorded in a single… Continue reading Butuan City records highest 1-day COVID-19 cases

Caraga records 294 new COVID-19 cases; highest spike in a day

The DOH in Caraga on Thursday recorded a total of 294 new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases. This was the highest spike in new cases ever recorded in the region since the pandemic started last year. Courier File Photo The Department of Health (DOH) in Caraga said that 294 people on Thursday got infected with… Continue reading Caraga records 294 new COVID-19 cases; highest spike in a day

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