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Patricia Laririt

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is a senior reporter for Palawan News who covers politics, education, environment, tourism, and human interest stories. She loves watching Netflix, reading literary fiction, and listens to serial fiction podcasts. Her favorite color is blue.

City opens more satellite clinics

The Puerto Princesa City government will be opening more upgraded satellite clinics in rural barangays, providing free basic diagnostic and medical services to residents. On...

Supplier asks city government for help in collecting debts from GSMAXX

A company involved in the city government's streetlights installation project is claiming that GSMAXX, the lead contractor in the project, owes them around P100...

El Nido tourism gradually recovers

Eased travel restrictions and dwindling COVID-19 cases are bringing more tourism arrivals to El Nido, a municipality highly dependent on the tourism industry, but...

Tourism arrivals spike in Palawan as COVID-19 restrictions ease

Tourism arrivals in Palawan have surged significantly in the previous week compared to last year as travel restrictions loosen. The Department of Tourism (DOT) is...

City gov’t urged to provide pesticide, fertilizer subsidies to farmers

Puerto Princesa councilor Atty. Herbert Dilig is urging the city government to grant pesticide and fertilizer subsidies to farmers, claiming that they are losing...

Travel restrictions to Puerto Princesa City, now under Alert Level 1,...

Puerto Princesa City has relaxed public health protocols and travel restrictions effective March 1 to 15, following its downgrade to an Alert Level 1...

City councilor wants e-sabong stopped, believes it is prone to abuse

Puerto Princesa City councilor Victor Oliveros wants to put an end to e-sabong (online cockfighting) businesses operating in the city, stating that the new...

Luzviminda satellite clinic records first baby birth

The newly-commissioned enhanced satellite clinic in Barangay Luzviminda recorded its first service as a birthing facility when a 30-year-old woman gave birth to a...

Bayron warns of price increases triggered by the Ukraine crisis

Puerto Princesa City mayor Lucilo Bayron urged residents on Monday to brace for an increase on the prices on basic goods and commodities as...

Puerto Princesa tourism office to push for lighter travel restrictions

The Puerto Princesa City Tourism Office (CTO) said they will push for easing more travel restrictions in order to bring back other domestic flight...

Puerto Princesa vet pushes for Bantay ASF reporting mechanism through city...

The Puerto Princesa City Veterinarian is pushing for a Bantay African Swine Fever (ASF) reporting mechanism through a city ordinance, which aims to prevent...

City COVAC to start vaccinating 5-11 year-old kids on Thursday

The Puerto Princesa City COVAC announced that vaccinations for children aged 5 to 11 will begin at the SM Puerto Princesa City mall on...