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Hailed by the Philippine Press Institute’s Annual Community Press Awards for Excellence as the country’s Best Edited Community Newspaper. Best in Photo Journalism-Weekly 2015 & 2016 and Best in Environmental Reporting-Weekly in 2018.
15 08, 2022

FACT CHECK: Sagada oranges are really orange in hue and come from a province in China #FactsFirstPH

By |2022-08-15T10:56:49+00:00August 15, 2022|Fact Check|0 Comments

Claim: Sagada oranges are really orange in hue and come from a province in China Rating: FALSE In a Facebook post by Baguio’s Public Information Office, a Sagada local and former city veterinarian Brigit Piok tells her anecdote in the Baguio Public market wherein a fruit Vendor claimed to her [...]

15 08, 2022

FACT CHECK: Baguio journalist is CPP-NPA-NDF member #FactsFirstPH

By |2022-08-15T10:41:36+00:00August 15, 2022|Fact Check|0 Comments

Claim: Baguio journalist is CPP-NPA-NDF member Rating: FALSE A post shared with us through our tipline is claiming that Baguio-based journalist Sherwin De Vera is associated with the CPP-NPA-NDF as a former Political Officer of the NPA involved in atrocities. This is false. De Vera, currently the editor for the [...]

15 08, 2022

Inside the Dugout – Heroes parade?

By |2022-08-15T07:18:46+00:00August 15, 2022|Opinion|0 Comments

By Roderick Osis   Will we be expecting a hero’s parade for Ifugao pride Carl Jammes Martin? There might be, or there won’t be.  That is because some towns in the province of Ifugao are still reeling from the effects of recent calamities. For starters, Martin recently retained the WBA [...]

15 08, 2022

FACT CHECK: The Carmelite nuns of Jaro, Iloilo eagerly watched “Maid in Malacanang” #FactsFirstPH

By |2022-08-15T07:06:57+00:00August 15, 2022|Fact Check|0 Comments

Claim: The Carmelite nuns of Jaro, Iloilo eagerly watched “Maid in Malacanang” Rating: FALSE The Facts: The Facebook page “Vincentiments”, which is the studio of film director Darryl Yap, claimed in a post that Carmelite nuns of Jaro, Iloilo watched his movie “Maid in Malacanang.” In the post, he thanks [...]

15 08, 2022

FACT CHECK: Ferdinand Marcos Sr. and his family calmly left Malacañang palace during the EDSA revolution #FactsFirstPH

By |2022-08-15T07:06:08+00:00August 15, 2022|Fact Check|0 Comments

Claim: Ferdinand Marcos Sr. and his family calmly left Malacañang palace during the EDSA revolution. Rating: FALSE The Facts: A scene in the film Maid in Malacañang shows the Marcos family taking their time leaving the palace during the EDSA People Power Revolution. The dictator Marcos Sr. and his daughter [...]

4 08, 2022

Column – On top of the rubbles

By |2022-08-04T17:45:56+00:00August 4, 2022|Opinion|0 Comments

Richard A. Giye   OUR elementary school has survived another earthquake. I remember spending many years learning how to read and write under its hallowed halls just above the ruins of the 1990 earthquake. My elementary school was my first impression of the world. There stood a three-floor building located [...]

31 07, 2022

FACT CHECK: Marcos avoided mentioning Ninoy Aquino in his SONA #FactsFirstPH

By |2022-07-31T12:10:38+00:00July 31, 2022|Fact Check|Comments Off on FACT CHECK: Marcos avoided mentioning Ninoy Aquino in his SONA #FactsFirstPH

Claim: Marcos avoided mentioning Ninoy Aquino in his SONA Rating: TRUE In his first State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Marcos allegedly avoided name-dropping the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). This is true. The transcribed text of Marcos's SONA speech indicates that he referred to the Ninoy Aquino International [...]

31 07, 2022

FACT CHECK: Ateneo University Press placed anti-Marcos book on sale due to a lack of buyers #FactsFirstPH

By |2022-07-31T08:49:00+00:00July 31, 2022|Fact Check|Comments Off on FACT CHECK: Ateneo University Press placed anti-Marcos book on sale due to a lack of buyers #FactsFirstPH

Claim: Ateneo University Press placed anti-Marcos book on sale due to a lack of buyers Rating: FALSE The Facts: On May 27, the Ateneo University Press held a special limited offer of P450.00 per copy of The Conjugal Dictatorship of Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos due to paper inconsistencies and lack [...]

31 07, 2022

FACT CHECK: UN leaders were impressed by President Bongbong Marcos Jr. and praised his talent and intelligence #FactsFirstPH

By |2022-07-31T08:15:35+00:00July 31, 2022|Fact Check|Comments Off on FACT CHECK: UN leaders were impressed by President Bongbong Marcos Jr. and praised his talent and intelligence #FactsFirstPH

Claim: UN leaders were impressed by President Bongbong Marcos Jr. and praised his talent and intelligence. Rating: FALSE The Facts: A YouTube video entitled “PBBM, PINAHANGA ang UNITED NATIONS | Pinuri ang talino ng ating PRESIDENTE” was posted by user Pilipinas Malakas on 12 July 2022. This video was also [...]

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