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Mail: The Editor, Cook Islands News,  PO Box 15, Rarotonga

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Dear Editor,

I would have thought filling of potholes would be completed by now seeing that this was one of many pledges made by the MP for Matavera, Vaitoti Tupa. But through your newspaper can I kindly ask that ICI’s road crew fill up the growing number of potholes on the road leading to Takitumu primary school.

Dear Editor,

The people have spoken and the majority do not support Mark Brown’s and government’s push for MPs pay rise.

Dear Editor,

I was watching the Sex in the City movie where one of the girls is so afraid of getting sick while holidaying in Mexico she won’t eat the fruit and only drinks bottled water.

Israel Falou doesn’t need any help when it comes to his battle with Rugby Australia because he assumes that God is on his side, and the good Pastor Tutai Pere agrees Israel Falou is fighting the good fight, because that is what the Bible says.

Warning: Idiots at work

Thursday May 23, 2019

I was shocked last night watching the local news and seeing an employee snuck under a car that was hoisted by a forklift so he could position a container to collect flowing liquid from the car that had just been pounded by a pick. It made me think the show should be called “Idiots At Work”.

Thanks for our health services

Thursday May 23, 2019

It is not often that I publicly write to address matters at hand, especially since most letters reflect negative or unacceptable situations. However, most outer islands have many challenges delivering health services.

I read on the front page of Monday’s newspaper, how we could be or possibly be faced with a meth or cocaine problem.

It’s not what you know

Wednesday May 22, 2019

Dear Editor,

Our JPs are taking a strong stand on fraud.

Embarrassing to hear the Demos

Wednesday May 22, 2019

Dear Editor,

The litigious nature of the Democratic Party has exposed itself in the letter dated May 17 by the ghost writer “Disgruntled Taxpayer”. 

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