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    Heat index in WV expected to hit 38°C this weekend

    Residents of Iloilo and the rest of Western Visayas will experience hotter weather this weekend. Top-stories

    COVID-19 infection among BPO workers surges in Iloilo

    More business process management (BPM) workers have contracted the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Iloilo. Top-stories

    ‘NPA will never win’: PRO-6 intensifies efforts vs communist insurgency

    The Police Regional Office (PRO-6) is beefing up efforts to prevent members of the New People's Army (NPA) from carrying out attacks in Western Visayas using improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Top-stories

    Swab test no longer required for returning Iloilo province residents

    Residents returning to Iloilo no longer need to secure negative real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test results to enter the province. Top-stories

    Treñas hits DOH-6 over slow distribution of COVID-19 vaccines

    Mayor Jerry Treñas expressed dismay over the failure of the Department of Health (DOH-6) to coordinate with the Iloilo City Government on the arrival of COVID-19 vaccines in Iloilo City. Top-stories

    WV gets first batch of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine doses

    The Department of Health (DOH) in Western Visayas has received the first batch of COVID-19 vaccines developed by British-Swedish pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca and and the University of Oxford. Top-stories

    3 WV health workers experience 'minor side effects' after receiving Sinovac jabs

    Three health workers in Western Visayas experienced “minor side effects” after receiving the COVID-19 vaccine developed by China’s Sinovac Biotech, according to the Department of Health (DOH-6). Top-stories

    DOH-6: Some WV health workers change minds, refuse to take Sinovac shots

    There were some health workers in Western Visayas who backed out from receiving COVID-19 vaccines developed by Chinese pharmaceutical firm Sinovac Biotech. Top-stories

    China-made vaccines to arrive in Iloilo Friday

    A total of 17,400 doses of COVID-19 vaccines developed by China’s Sinovac Biotech will arrive in Iloilo today, March 5. Top-stories

    Jeepney drivers, operators nix proposed closure of JM Basa Street every Sunday

    A group of jeepney drivers and operators thumbed down a proposal to close JM Basa Street in Iloilo City every Sunday and limit it to bikers. Top-stories