Report shows need to protect Pukekohe food hub

Horticulture New Zealand commissioned Deloitte to report on New Zealand’s food story: The Pukekohe hub, detailing the significant contribution Pukekohe’s horticulture industry makes to the...

Never enter a property where there is fire

Following the recent death of 55 year old male in a house fire in Pukekohe, Fire and Emergency New Zealand are urging people to never...

Looking twice at train tracks may save your life

Look right, look left, look for trains. That’s the message NZ Police and the NZ Transport Agency are supporting this Rail Safety Week, and it...

Auckland Westpac Helicopter tasked to Waiuku

On Monday 13 August 2018, Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter was tasked to Waiuku at 9:12pm. W2 crew were tasked to Waiuku to assist a male patient...

Serious crash in Kingseat

Police and emergency services are in attendance at a serious crash on Kingseat Road, Kingseat that occurred just before 10am this morning, Monday 13 August. ...

Counties Manukau South set to benefit from increased 24/7 rural coverage

Counties Manukau Police is pleased to announce that there is set to be an increase in our 24/7 police coverage for the Counties Manukau South...

News

Report shows need to protect Pukekohe food hub

Horticulture New Zealand commissioned Deloitte to report on New Zealand’s food story: The Pukekohe hub, detailing the significant contribution Pukekohe’s horticulture industry makes to the...

Tuakau crazy for KidsCan

Rainbow tights, crazy hair, face paint and lots of colour were seen at Tuakau Primary School on Thursday 9 August as the students celebrated KidsCan...

Glenbrook students build their skills

Glenbrook School students put their thinking caps on and completed a number of challenges as part of the Vector EPro8 challenge last week. On Monday...

Onewhero girl shortlisted for NCEA Make your mark competition

Eleven year old Maia Kervin, from Onewhero Area School, was recently shortlisted for the NCEA Make Your Mark competition. Maia, who entered the ‘Young Minds,...

Opinion

Tuakau Youth Hunt

I was extremely disappointed to read that the Tuakau Youth Hunt took place again this year. With all the animal...

Yana’s Yarn – 14 August 2018

What amazing weather we’ve been having recently. It was nice to get out and enjoy the sun! And get my...

Letter: HNZ Houses some very very good neighbours some not so good

Some thoughts about your column re: HNZ houses. My husband and I are very aware of HNZ houses in a...

Letter: Intimidation

It sounds like some people are too scared to report people doing donuts around seals on Karioitahi beach and hitting...

Cool, clear Franklin mornings

Occasionally, this time of year, we are treated to some fantastically cool, clear mornings here in Franklin with a little...