Sunday, July 6, 2014
The 2014 annual Yilan International Children's Folklore and Folkgame Festival (YICFFF, 宜蘭國際童玩藝術節) kicked off yesterday, presenting an array of child-friendly water activities, exhibitions, performances and facilities visitors can enjoy until Aug. 24.
Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Authorities arrested three suspects in southern Yunlin County (雲林縣) on June 6 for allegedly manufacturing ketamine, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) said.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Over 100 hundred parents of Yunlin County (雲林) Shuilin Junior High School (水林國中) have signed petitions, urging the Yunlin County Government to withdraw its order to punish the principal of the school over an apparent double teenager suicide.1 Comment
Sunday, March 30, 2014
The Yuanlin train station in central Taiwan's Changhua County will feature a sculpture designed by famed avant garde Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama as part of the station's landscaping work due to be completed in June next year.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
The Yunlin Agriculture Exposition has attracted more than 900,000 visitors since it opened last Dec. 25, a result the county chief has described as "beyond expectations."
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Martin Walsh, deputy representative of the Australian Office Taipei, said Wednesday that he recognized the Yunlin County government's efforts to create a safe and friendly environment for local farmers.
Thursday, January 2, 2014
The Yunlin County government said Tuesday it will launch a postcard service, which will allow visitors to write themselves a "message to the future" at its agriculture expo on Jan. 1.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Around 40 hectares of coffee fields in the Gukeng (古坑) area of Yunlin County (雲林縣) are reportedly being savaged by borer beetles, the Gukeng Township Office reported yesterday, saying that authorities will strengthen farm management in an attempt to stem the tide of the infestation.
Monday, December 30, 2013
Yunlin County Councilor Tsai Chiu-min (蔡秋敏) was accused by her fellow Yunlin County Government officials of verbal and physical violence, after she reportedly turned over the table of a department chief and used loud language during her visit.
Sunday, December 15, 2013
About 17,000 visited the Yunlin Agri-Expo on the first day of its trial operation yesterday. The purpose of the trial was to test the conditions of facilities and staff services, said the Yunlin County Government. Yunlin County Magistrate Su Chih-fen pointed out that there are some problems that need to be addressed. For example, signs are not clear enough for people to read, leading people to complain that it was like walking in a maze, sources said.