Police eye land dispute behind slaying of farmers’ group leader

LINGAYEN–The Pangasinan Police is looking into several possible motives, particularly land dispute, behind the slaying of a militant farmers’ group, who was gunned down while on a tricycle with a lone companion, at 11:00 p.m. on February 18 in Barangay Sangcagulis, Bayambang. P/Sr. Superintendent. Wilson Lopez, police provincial director, said the ongoing investigation into the […]

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Manila Bay rehab to be duplicated in Pangasinan

THE Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) is prepared to file charges against erring establishments found discharging their waste water down rivers and creeks and unto the sea. This was revealed by Raymundo Gayo, provincial environment and natural officer in Pangasinan, who said that it is already doing in Alaminos City, Bolinao and San Fabian and […]

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Oplan Baklas launched vs. illegal posters

ALL illegal-sized posters, tarpaulins and other campaign materials of candidates for the May 13 polls illegally posted outside designated common poster areas will be removed, dismantled and seized by the inter-agency task force led by the Commission on Elections (Pangasinan office) when it launches Oplan Baklas on Feb. 26. Task force members led by Provincial Election […]

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Comelec: Frustrated, helpless vs. illegal postering

FRUSTRATED by the seeming endless proliferation of illegally placed and over-sized campaign materials in almost every nook and cranny of Pangasinan, Provincial Elections Officer Alipio Alonzo Castillo III considers the removal of illegal campaign materials as distraction to the work of his office. On the launching of Oplan Baklas, Castillo said: “Hindi naman kami lalabas […]

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