Forgotten WWI war dead honoured, 100 years on

Forgotten WWI war dead honoured, 100 years on

Six young Cook Islands men are at last remembered on the World War One Roll of Honour, a century after they returned home sick and injured to die. Jonathan Milne and Anneka Brown report.

Prime Minister acknowledges sacrifice of ‘brave men’

It is with a sense of great relief, says Prime Minister Henry Puna, that the New Zealand government, Defence Force and the Commonwealth War Graves Commission will finally honour in a way befitting of their sacrifice, six of our brave Soldiers who served in the New Zealand Expeditionary Force during World War One.

Editorial: They were forgotten – but never again

Honouring the sacrifice of these six Cook Islands men rights a century-old wrong.

Three saved from drowning

Quick actions from some locals saved the lives of three people caught in high swells at the Rutaki passage yesterday.

Government has decided pearl industry is ‘failing’ – farmer

Government decided the pearl industry was failing on the basis of a flawed official report, a well-known pearl farmer says.

National

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Young and old go head to head in Atiu’s by-election

Sport

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Kayakers return with medals from New Zealand

Opinion

LETTERS: Avaroa cable landing

LETTERS: Avaroa cable landing

LETTERS: Avaroa cable landing

LETTERS: Avaroa cable landing

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