The Post Burglary

The following video was captured the night The Post Newspaper was burgled. The incident took place during the early hours of Saturday 8th September 2018...

Franklin Basketball devastated

Franklin Basketball U13 Boys and Girls have been excluded from taking part in a regional tournament they have participated in over the past three years....

Talented locals flying high on World stage

It was a winning weekend for local artists whose pieces dressed to impress at the World Of Wearable arts in Wellington.  Tuakau’s David Kirkpatrick took...

Surf Lifesaving benefit from Casino Night

The Rotary Club of Franklin raised $5000 from their Casino Night Fundraiser held at the beginning of the month, for the Kariaotahi Surf Life Saving...

Services to Fire and Emergency recognised

Howard Cole of Pokeno received his QSM  for services to Fire and Emergency New Zealand from Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy at an investiture ceremony at Government...

Pukekohe’s Lawson claims runner-up in German F4 championship

Pukekohe teenager Liam Lawson has finished second in the German Formula 4 championship in a dramatic season finale that saw him gain two more podiums...

News

The Post Burglary

The following video was captured the night The Post Newspaper was burgled. The incident took place during the early hours of Saturday 8th September 2018...

Local shearer features in film

Emily Welch, a local from Waikaretu, is featured in an upcoming New Zealand documentary film called ‘She Shears.’ The film, recently shown at The New...

Not a stitch up: Quilters exhibit this weekend

The Waiuku Village Quilters are preparing for their quilt show this weekend and the public are invited to head along. The show will be held...

Franklin Basketball devastated

Franklin Basketball U13 Boys and Girls have been excluded from taking part in a regional tournament they have participated in over the past three years....

Opinion

His Word: Bathurst

Just south of Sydney and inland from the Blue Mountains lies a lovely picturesque expansive bowl shaped valley, and right...

Yana’s Yarn – 02 October 2018

Summer sports are about to kick off as I once again pull out the old football boots that haven’t seen...

His Word: Forgiven as We Forgive

Quote; “We can receive forgiveness from God only as we forgive others. It is the love of God that draws...

Wow! Those 100 ft waves look close!

By Simon Huggett Did you know The Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas cost $1.35 billion U. S dollars? The...

Letter: Lucky to have Eagle

I just want to say that your article on the Police Eagle is great, well done!  We are very fortunate to...