Melina Etches

Melina Etches

Tiara will be bittersweet

Saturday October 26, 2019

Miss Cook Islands contestant Memory Richard, has mixed feelings about the pageant finale tonight at the National Auditorium.

Pacific Energy insists it has the right technology to located pipeline leaks, after criticism over how long it has taken to dig up a stretch of the main road near the harbour.

Tupapa Maraerenga Panthers Masters League player Ioana Taiki returned home with the Man of the Match Award from the Masters of Rugby League International Tournament Gold Coast 2019.

Hit and run accused on bail

Friday October 25, 2019

Interim name suppression was not granted to a young man alleged to have caused injuries to a male victim who was driving a motorcycle last Saturday morning.

Gospel like sweet nectar of ngatae

Thursday October 24, 2019

Five hundred people are expected at the annual Gospel or Nuku day commemorations on Monday, observed as a public holiday by the nation.

‘The thrill of it’

Wednesday October 23, 2019

Cory Rakich couldn’t stop grinning, stoked with his “heaviest catch ever” – a 203kg blue marlin.

After pulling in the country’s biggest marlin in months, game fisherman Gary Pearce is ecstatic: ‘What’s not to love?’ he asks Melina Etches.

Kiwi cash keeps kids and tourists safe

Wednesday October 23, 2019

St Joseph’s school kids aren’t going anywhere, thanks to a new fence paid for by the New Zealand High Commissioner – and more to the point, it’s keep unruly dogs and unwelcome guests out.

Normal transmission has resumed to Rarotonga on the old AM frequency – well, almost normal, at least.

They call them the piranha of the Pacific. Except, Cook Islands’ predator giant trevally are 20 times bigger than any piranha. 

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