Tag: vinica
Macedonia 31.08.23 | 22:18

Vinica: Man arrested for assaulting a German citizen

A 60 year old man from a village near Vinica was arrested on Tuesday evening, suspected of indecently touching a 26 year old German citizen. Delcevo police detained the attacker and are preparing charges.  

Macedonia 12.06.23 | 19:34

We are disappearing: From 13% to 37% decrease in the number of enlisted first graders

At the five elementary schools in Kocani Municipality, eastern Macedonia, a total of 206 first graders enlisted, which is 37% less than last year. The Kocani Municipality registered 147 written parents’ statements that their children won’t enlist in the first grade, mostly because of immigration. The...

Macedonia 17.10.21 | 20:48

Initial results: VMRO expects to win outright in nine municipalities, including Prilep and Vinica

VMRO-DPMNE is briefing the press that initial results in a number of smaller municipalities, as well as in Prilep and Vinica. The smaller municipalities are easier to compute, show victories for the opposition in the first round of the local elections. These municipalities include Petrovec near Skopje,...

Life 14.09.21 | 11:13

Earthquake felt in Vinica

An earthquake measuring 2.4 on the Richter scale was reported at 12:21 am with epicenter in the Delcevo-Berovo region, 100 kilometers east from Skopje, according to the Seismological Observatory within the Skopje-based Faculty of Natural Science and Mathematics. The earthquake was felt by the population...

Macedonia 15.10.20 | 16:59

Man drowns in a pool in Vinica

A 28 year old man from Vinica was found drowned in a pool in a house in the center of the city. The man, identified by the police as P.Z., was found yesterday afternoon. Paramedics and firemen rushed to the scene but the doctors could not resuscitate.

Macedonia 23.04.20 | 10:54

Stray dogs poisoned in Vinica

A mass poisoning of stray dogs was reported in Vinica yesterday. Disturbed citizens shared pictures from across the city, showing at least six dead dogs. Mayor Ivica Dimitrov said that he has the police investigating the case. Like other Macedonian cities, Vinica has a stray dogs issue and municipal...

Macedonia 15.01.20 | 19:07

Nepotism watch: SDSM gives public sector jobs to relatives of party officials in Vinica

VMRO-DPMNE spokesman Dimitar Arsovski accused the Mayor of the city of Vinica, Ivica Dimitrov, of abusing the public administration for nepotistic hiring of his relatives and fellow SDSM party officials. As in Veles and other cities across Macedonia where SDSM holds power, Arsovski drew out the family...

Macedonia 01.01.20 | 21:42

Sexual assault against a minor reported in Vinica

A 66 year old man from Vinica was arrested yesterday afternoon on the charge that he sexually assaulted a minor. Few additional details were shared by the police, except that the attacked child was under 14 years of age. A prosecutor has been notified of the incident and the man is being charged.

Economy 09.09.19 | 11:08

10 buses full of people leave from Vinica

Mass emigration from our country does not stop. A few days ago, 1000 people left Delcevo. In just one day, 12 buses full of people from Delcevo who couldn’t find a job left Macedonia and went to look for their happiness in another country. Sad but true: 12 buses from Eastern Macedonia leave for...

Macedonia 15.02.19 | 13:54

Claims that Vinica police chief is covering up a drunken car accident caused by his son

Vinica police has been quiet about a traffic accident which allegedly happened six days ago. According to the MKD.mk news site, an internal audit has begun in the case, after claims that the son of the local police chief was involved in a drunken accident and that the case is being covered up. The site...