THE mayor of Mankayan town is convinced Lepanto Consolidated Mining Corporation (LCMC) still needs the consent of the community to keep its gold mines in the area open.
COLLEGE teachers will keep their jobs under the K to 12 program but may have to make do with a smaller salary.
TRADITIONAL festivals continue to be the biggest draw for visitors in Benguet.
PLANS are under way to standardize the design of the houses in the Banaue terraces area.
THE ifugao Provincial Government has started bidding out the construction of a P45-million "Ifugao Village" in Batad town.
THE government cannot shut down Lepanto Consolidated Mining Corporation's gold mining operations in Benguet while a court case is pending, a mining official has admitted.
THE International Council on Monuments and Sites (Icomos) Philippines will meet the community leaders of Sagada to sound them out on ways to bring responsible tourism to the popular highland town.
MAHJONG players were not spared by police.
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