Rappler's latest stories on Victorio Palangdan
Benguet town mayor uses seized gin as road disinfectant
Gin smuggling has become rampant in Itogon town because of a months-long liquor ban. Its mayor comes up with a creative way to dispose of nearly a thousand bottles of confiscated gin.
Itogon mayor to Benguet Corp: Help us look for relocation, burial sites
Itogon Mayor Victorio Palangdan says they will clear Pacalso Elementary School of evacuees by Sunday, September 23 so that students can go back to school the next day. 'Ang problema, saan natin sila dadalhin?'
Itogon mayor: Benguet Corp's fault miners were in landslide-prone area
Itogon, Benguet Mayor Victorio Palangdan says local government could not intervene because the activities were done in an area under Benguet Corporation
Itogon mayor hopes for 'miracle' in search for missing
'They declared that we are already in the stage of retrieval, but for me, God only knows who will be dead and who will be alive,' says Itogon Mayor Victorio Palangdan
After tragic landslide, mayor says Itogon to transition to farming
Itogon, Benguet Mayor Victorio Palangdan hopes that in 5 years, his town will no longer be dependent on mining