‘1st Malaybalay summer youth workshops’ begins at BSU Museum

MALAYBALAY CITY  – The 1st Malaybalay Community Summer Youth Training Workshops will begin Monday at the Bukidnon State University Ethno-cultural Museum and will run up to May 12. Continue reading


Lumad, Moro leaders reaffirm kinship, sign covenant

Iligan City-based Datu Diamla Rolando So-ong (right), over-all head claimant of an ancestral domain in Lanao del Norte embraces Hajji Datu Ismael Gonzales after they exchanged tokens during the IP-Moro reaffirmation of kinship in Songco, Lantapan, Bukidnon on March 8. 
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SONGCO, Lantapan, Bukidnon  – Representatives of eight Moro tribes and most of the Lumad or non-Islamized tribes in Mindanao yesterday signed a five-point kinship covenant in a gathering here filled with festive remembrance of historical relationships and aspirations for peace and unity in the island.

Proposed Pulangi V gets RDC-10 nod, with conditions – SP records

MALAYBALAY CITY  (Bukidnon News/11 to 12 November) The First Bukidnon Second Electric Cooperative and Greenergy Development Corporation, proponents of the proposed 300 mega-watt Pulangi V Hydroelectric power project, were able to obtain in June 2011 an endorsement from the Northern Mindanao Regional Development Council (RDC) to the “Department of Energy and other concerned agencies for appropriate action”, according to documents the proponents submitted to the Bukidnon Sangguniang Panlalawigan recently. Continue reading

Korean researcher eyes Bukidnon as a ‘honey paradise’

MALAYBALAY CITY – [Bukidnon News Dispatch / 04 November 2011) Lee Jong Hyuk, a Korean volunteer engaged in research in the honey bee industry has opened a demo farm in the site of the defunct Bukidnon Resources Co. Inc. (BRCI) in Dicklum, Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon to help boost the province’s honey bee industry. Continue reading

Tribe turns over P4.5 million worth of marijuana– Gov. Calingasan

MALAYBALAY CITY – (Bukidnon News/29 October) Bukidnon Gov. Alex
Calingasan announced that leaders of the Umajamnen tribe based in the
hinterlands between Bukidnon’s Cabanglasan and Agusan del Sur’s Loreto
towns turned over about P4.5 million worth of marketable marijuana
plants in formal rites on October 27. Continue reading

Malaybalay to build child care lab center

MALAYBALAY CITY  (Bukidnon News/19 October) With the help of the
National Early Childhood Care and Development, the city government of
Malaybalay will be building an early childhood care laboratory center
within the year, the city government announced in its website. Continue reading

It’s final: no Gaisano wet market – Mayor Zubiri

MALAYBALAY CITY  (Bukidnon News Dispatch/13 October) Mayor Ignacio W. Zubiri said it’s final that he will refuse to issue a permit to Gaisano Malaybalay for its request to run a wet market. Continue reading