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San Vicente cancels major town events

Mayor Amy Alvarez reportedly ordered the cancellation of town's planned activities in view of the national government's declaration of a “state of public health emergency” throughout the country.

Covered court completed for public high school in Quezon town

The project was initiated by former 2nd district representative Erick Abueg and was funded for P3M.

San Vicente resorts ensure safety of marine turtle nesting sites

In popular beaches like Long Beach, the locals have taken into account that marine turtles lay their eggs within the period from November until February.

Remote high school regularly checks students for potential COVID-19 cases

Following the guidelines laid out by the Department of Education, school authorities said they have been regularly interviewing students to check for fever, coughing and other apparent symptoms of Covid-19 illness.

Taytay fishing village feels indirect impact of coronavirus

Paly Island, a remote barangay of about 3,000 residents which had long been supplying live grouper fish to China, has suddenly found its market closed.

Quezon folks welcome new water system project

The water system taps its source from the Ybayen Falls and will supply Barangays Aramaywan, Isugod, Maasin, Kalatagbak, Tabon and Alfonso XIII.

The empowered women of Barangay Isugod

A group of local women there which had formed themselves into a cooperative engaged in seeweed farming share a view that their role as mothers has evolved.

Missing fisherman found in Vietnam to go home this week

Lemuel Mante, executive assistant 1 in the office of mayor Gerandy Danao of Narra, told Palawan News they are expecting Troyo to be repatriated this week

El Nido businesses meet to tackle COVID-19

Echague said despite the slow-moving travel movement due to COVID-19, business owners in El Nido remain positive that everything will come to a good end eventually.

Brgy. San Isidro in San Vicente celebrates 1st Kanioyan Festival

Formerly called "Emeg", which was derived from the word "Ameg" which means "a bit wet or moist", San Isidro is a former sitio of Brgy. New Agutaya founded by Bartolome Adion.

San Vicente to celebrate ‘Baroto Festival’ 2020 in Alimanguan

The festival commemorates the arrival of the original settlers who populated the town from the islands of Cuyo and Agutaya. It also recognizes the Tagbanua indigenous peoples (IPs), one of the oldest tribes in Palawan.

Missing fisherman in Narra rescued in Vietnam

Fisherman Joseph Troyo was rescued on February 23 by patrolling Vietnamese authorities, according to Lemuel Mante, administrative assistant 1 in the office of Narra mayor Gerandy Danao.