Crising leaves 2 persons dead in ComVal

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/20 February) –   Two persons were killed in Compostela Valley province while two persons in Lanao del Norte were injured as tropical depression Crising  swept across Mindanao Tuesday.… »

Classes suspended

Students of Bukidnon National High School-Kalasungay Annex in Malaybalay City go home after authorities suspended classes Tuesday in the elementary and high school levels in Bukidnon, one of 18 Mindanao provinces placed under Signal… »

Watery streets

Vehicles cross a flooded street in Butuan City as tropical depression  Crising swept across Mindanao on Tuesday,  Feb. 19. MindaNews photo by Erwin Mascarinas

Roll up

Resident of Rizal St in Maniki, Kapalong, Davao del Norte rolls up pants to cross the flooded street at 2 p.m. February 19. MindaNews photo courtesy of Cristine Diana Doronio Esparagoza

Gone fishing

Unlike many residents living near Mandulog river in Iligan  City who stayed home to keep watch as Tropical Depression Crising was nearing Mindanao, this fisher chose to cast his net in the hope… »


Jeepney passes through flooded street in Corpus Christi Village, Iligan City as water from the creek overflowed Tuesday, February 19. Heavy raina brought about by Tropical Depression Crising poured from dawn to 8 a.m.  Mindaey ws… »

R-12 disaster management officials monitoring possible landslides, floods

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/19 February) — Disaster management personnel in Region 12 are closely watching portions of this city and in 11 other localities in the region due to the… »

Free for all on a stormy day

With traffic aides absent during the strong rains brought by Tropical Depression Crising, it’s a free for all for buses and large trucks  traversing a one-lane road repair area in… »

Rainy days and Mondays

Rains affect Davao City the whole day on Monday, February 18  as Tropical Depression Crising approaches Mindanao. The rains continued on Tuesday.  MindaNews Photo by Ruby Thursday More

Storm Signal 1 now over 18 Mindanao provinces

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/19 February) –   Eighteen of  Mindanao’s 26  provinces have been placed  under  Public Storm Warning Signal 1 as of 5 a.m. Tuesday as tropical  depression ‘Crising,’ continues to… »

Storm Signal 1 raised over 14 Mindanao provinces

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/18 February) – Fourteen of Mindanao’s 26 provinces have been placed under  public storm warning Signal Number  1 as of 11 p.m. Monday as tropical depression ‘Crising’ is… »

‘Crising’ is coming; Storm Signal 1 raised over Davao region

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews/18 February) –  Public storm warning Signal Number One has been raised over the Davao region as the low pressure area east of Mindanao developed into a tropical… »

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