Getting Ready

Gilberto Gonzales of the Surigao del Norte Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (DRRMC) points to the projected path of Typhoon Quinta during a joint provincial-city meeting of the DRRMC at… »

Forced evacuation imposed in Siargao Islands as Typhoon Quinta approaches landfall

SURIGAO CITY (MindaNews/25 December) —  Forced evacuation is now in place in Siargao Islands,  the country’s surfing capital,  following the intensification of  tropical depression Quinta into a tropical storm. Public… »

Typhoon Quinta to make landfall in Dinagat Wednesday; 6 provinces under Signal 1

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/25 December) –  Six provinces along the northeastern part of Mindanao  have been placed under public storm warning signal 1 as the low pressure area spotted east of… »

Tropical Depression Quinta

At 4:00 p.m. today, the center of Tropical Storm “QUINTA” was estimated based on satellite and surface data at 90 km Southeast of Guiuan, Eastern Samar (10.3°N, 126.5°E) with maximum… »

About MindaNews

Mindanao News and Information Cooperative Center (MNICC) is a cooperative composed of independent, professional journalists who believe and practice people empowerment through media. We also believe that Mindanao is not all bad news and that our responsibility as journalists and information providers is to ensure a mixed balance of reports beyond the usual fare published in national newspapers or aired on radio and TV.