Narvacan - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Narvacan


Remains of dead Ilocos Sur councilor desecrated

Jun 03, 2019 - 5:55 PM

Seven other tombs at the Narvacan Cemetery are also destroyed and ransacked

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Chavit Singson wins as mayor, ends Zaragoza reign in Narvacan

May 14, 2019 - 10:03 PM

The Ilocos Sur political kingpin dominates Edgardo Zaragoza with a margin of close to 10,000 votes

KINGPIN. Despite having his eligibility to run as Narvacan mayor questioned, Chavit Singson triumphs. Photo by Rappler

LOOK: Chavit Singson, Ed Zaragoza show who's fit enough to be mayor of Narvacan

Mar 25, 2019 - 6:22 PM

The two candidates for mayor of Narvacan, Ilocos Sur, agree to a dare made by a local radio station: who can walk kilometers long and not get exhausted?

‘PEACE WALK.’ Rivals for the mayoral post, Edgardo Zaragoza (left) and Luis ‘Chavit’ Singson, test each other’s stamina during a walk for peace on March 25, 2019. Singson, 77, and Zaragoza, who is turning, 68, both say they are not too old to serve as mayor. All photos by Mau Victa/Rappler

Where does Chavit Singson live? Rival says he can’t run for Narvacan mayor

Nov 14, 2018 - 10:27 AM

Rival Edgardo Zaragosa asks Comelec to cancel Chavit Singson's certificate of candidacy, saying the political kingpin cannot be living in a small house with one parking slot located near a piggery

PETITION. Photo courtesy of Edgardo Zaragoza

Zero harvest for Narvacan farmers due to Ompong

Sep 26, 2018 - 6:33 PM

Of the 5,667 registered rice farmers in Narvacan, none were able to harvest their rice because the earliest ones were supposed to be harvested next week

Vigan manages logistical nightmare that is Palarong Pambansa 2018

Apr 17, 2018 - 9:58 PM

Vigan Mayor Juan Carlo Medina said that his city has only 47 hotels with 1,015 rooms or a maximum capacity of 4,738. There are 17,000 athletes in Palaro 2018.

Meet Mang Mauro, producer of Narvacan's famous bagnet

Jan 06, 2018 - 5:12 PM

Buyers from near and far travel to the public market of Narvacan in Ilocos Sur to buy freshly-cooked bagnet

The centenarians of Narvacan

May 28, 2017 - 11:00 AM

There are 9 residents of Narvacan Ilocos Sur who are 100 years or older They are all women and here are the secrets of their longevity

For an adventure-filled summer, visit Ilocos Sur's Narvacan town

Mar 05, 2017 - 5:40 PM

Pay a visit to the Narvacan Outdoor Adventure Hub NOAH and enjoy a summer filled with outdoor activities Check out the awesome photos by Mau Victa here

Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

150,000 flood victims across Luzon

Aug 19, 2013 - 7:14 PM

Torrential rains brought on by a storm enhanced monsoon continue to be felt with the Philippine government reporting 3 dead and 11 hurt

DIRTY POOL. A child swims in flood waters in a street in Manila, August 19, 2013. Photo by Rappler

3 dead, 11 hurt due to monsoon rain

Aug 19, 2013 - 5:58 PM

4 are missing due to the effects of the monsoon rain which was enhanced by the presence of tropical storm Maring Trami

DIRTY POOL. A child swims in flood waters in a street in Manila, August 19, 2013. Photo by Rappler

State of calamity in Laguna, Cavite

Aug 19, 2013 - 1:08 PM

UPDATED Torrential rain shut down most of Metro Manila and caused severe flooding across 8 provinces in Luzon

Photo by Rappler/Charles Salazar