Anneka Brown

Anneka Brown

Cook Islands’ very first team to enter the FIRST Global Robotics Championship in Dubai have returned home with the 30th spot out of 189 competing countries.

Government is still mulling legal action against the Chinese contractor whose poor workmanship has resulted in 17 kilometre of pipeline needing repairs.

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder

Wednesday October 30, 2019

Tereora College art students have ended the year on a high with their beautiful art portfolios.

‘Don’t be scared’

Tuesday October 29, 2019

Triathletes are worried local women are ‘intimidated’ at getting involved in health and fitness – so they have a new plan to make it cheap and easy. 

The final resting places of six war dead will be protected in perpetuity as Commonwealth War Graves – if they can be found. Anneka Brown and Jonathan Milne report.

Yo-ho-ho and a bottle of rum

Saturday October 26, 2019

There are few things better than a rollicking sea yarn. And as Anneka Brown discovers, the story of Captain Andy Thompson rolls with the best of them.

Even police investigators come to TN Technology to “hack” into phones believed to contain incriminating information. 

Blooming heck!

Friday October 25, 2019

Ingrid Caffery has to hide her rare white and pink orchids from light-fingered trespassers who strip the plants bare. And discovering the beautiful blooms, Anneka Brown can see the temptation!

Local teachers for local schools

Friday October 25, 2019

A fast-track degree is intended to train up more Cook Islands teachers – but they say the government must address poor pay as well, reports Anneka Brown.

Is it just me? Or have you also waited over two hours at the Rarotonga Hospital to see a doctor?

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