The Northern Forum

Cagayan Valley's Independent Newspaper

The Northern Forum

Founded in 1980, the decades-old The Northern Forum will evolve from a sleepy newspaper to the most trusted, independent and known regional weekly newspaper in Cagayan Valley.

Publication office is at Patria Bldg, Rizal St, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan.



Empowering the people of Cagayan Valley by keeping them informed of the latest, truthful, in-depth and balanced news stories, and to involve them in the community-building.


The Northern Forum tells Cagayan Valley the real stories to the people, merging the traditional print and digital media.


a. Integrity- It is important that we maintain our integrity to be continuously trusted. We, at The Northern Forum, will always seek to uphold the truth and will brave enough to correct its technical and factual errors.
b. Independence- The editorial independence is properly observed. We decide what we write, and are not influenced by any vested interests. We serve the people with passion, but not passionate enough to twist the truth.
c. Fairness- We print our paper without favor. Impartiality will be observed faithfully.
d. Responbility- We are responsible for everything we write and publish.



Publisher                                            Ma. Belen Barias Lim

Managing Editor                              Miguel Lim Jr

Editor in Chief                                  Raymon Garcia Dullana

Editor at Large                                  Rhodora Romero

Features Editor                                 Benjamin De Yro

Correspondents                                Leander Domingo, Julius Catulin, Jun Fuentes,                                                                                 Erma Diciano, Hazel Buctayon, Merlyn Vicente

Consultant                                         Ben Domingo Jr

Artists                                                 Miguel Lim, Joseph Lim, Jojo Ibale