The cow-dog of Turangi

The cow-dog  of Turangi

Not so long ago, Tina Maoate got a worried phone-call from the old mama across the road at Turangi.

Cooks look forward to welcoming NZ visitors, but delay ‘disheartening’

* New Zealand sending officials to Raro this week to plan air-bridge
* Prime Minister Puna upbeat about Cooks’ readiness for tourists
* But tourism industry ‘disheartened’ at the continued delays

Puna in crowded field for top job at Pacific Forum

The battle to lead the Pacific Forum is becoming increasingly fragmented – and that may just give Henry Puna a chance to come through the middle. 

Community grieves sporting stalwart

Senior men’s and women’s rugby was cancelled this weekend out of respect for Ngatokorua Ata Piakura, who passed away on Saturday morning.

National

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sweet treats and family time

Sport

Young stars get to shine

Young stars get to shine

Young stars get to shine

Young stars get to shine

Young stars get to shine

Young stars get to shine

Young stars get to shine

Young stars get to shine

Features

Kiwi couple  are happily  stranded – in paradise

Kiwi couple  are happily  stranded – in paradise

Kiwi couple  are happily  stranded – in paradise

Kiwi couple  are happily  stranded – in paradise

Kiwi couple  are happily  stranded – in paradise