Region 1 - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Region 1


Ex-health chief Ona, two other former DOH execs face graft charges

Jul 11, 2016 - 1:06 PM

The charges stem from an anomalous P392M hospital project says the Ombudsman which has also ordered the 3 to be disqualified from holding public office

File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

What you need to know about Pangasinan and #PHVote

Apr 12, 2016 - 11:17 AM

Ahead of the 3rd presidential debate to be held on Pangasinan on Sunday April 24 MovePH brings the PHVote challenge to the vote rich province

Santiago-Marcos tandem to launch campaign in Ilocos Norte

Feb 06, 2016 - 3:00 PM

UPDATED The launch will be held in Batac the hometown of the Marcoses

ODD PAIRING? The two candidates seem to go have their own campaign plans unlike the other tandems. Santiago's Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler. Marcos' Photo by Mark Cristino/EPA

Who is running in Ilocos Region | 2016 Elections

Oct 11, 2015 - 1:00 AM

UPDATED Rappler s list of candidates for local positions in Ilocos Region

Egay leaves estimated P11M infrastructure damage

Jul 08, 2015 - 6:39 PM

As of Wednesday July 8 4 major road sections in Region 1 and the Cordillera Administrative Region remain impassable due to damage caused by Tropical Storm Egay

ONSLAUGHT. DPWH partially estimates an P11.22 billion ($247,921)  worth of infrastructure damage due to Tropical Storm Egay as of July 8. Image from

Palaro girls volleyball quarterfinals preview

Apr 25, 2013 - 7:42 AM

Rappler breaks down the 4 quarterfinal pairings in the 2013 Palarong Pambansa girls volleyball competition

Photo by Rappler/Roy Secretario.

NCR dominates artistic gymnastics

Apr 23, 2013 - 10:33 AM

NCR won 7 of the 8 gold medals at stake in artistic gymnastics

52 poll areas of concern in Ilocos Region – police

Mar 26, 2013 - 9:05 PM

Pangasinan where an LP bet is challenging the re electionist governor will be watched most closely among the provinces

Special athletes play bocce, go beyond expectations

May 11, 2012 - 9:25 AM

For Region 1 the field of special games has been a forte in Palarong Pambansa

SMART SPORT. Bocce veteran Judel helps their team win against Zamboanga. Julienne Joven.

Rolling with the punches: An underdog boxing story

May 09, 2012 - 10:45 AM

Boxing underdogs of Region 1 aim for gold after always falling short in the championships in past Palaro games

BOXING UNDERDOGS. Trainer Rene Rabillas with the Region 1 Boxing delegates. Isabel Rodriguez.

NCR blasts Ilocos Region in girls' volley

May 08, 2012 - 12:17 PM

The NCR secondary girls team beats Ilocos Region in two sets 25 15 25 16 for their second volleyball win