Tuakau’s Reverend David Barnes on trains

Reverend David Barnes, a 93 year old from Tuakau, used to work in the railway stations in Tuakau, Pokeno and Pukekohe and believes re-starting the...

Young Pukekohians take on the world

Six Pukekohe pool players, who are junior team members of Masse, will be representing New Zealand at the VNEA World Championships in Sioux City, Nebraska,...

Lawson impresses in Germany

Pukekoke’s Liam Lawson has racked up a string of podium finishes recently. These include three wins and is now chasing the lead in the German...

Crash on Whangarata Road

Emergency services were called to a single-vehicle crash on Whangarata Road shortly after 6pm on Tuesday 19 June 2018. It appears as if the car...

MP Andrew Bayly pays tribute to volunteers

MP Andrew Bayly has paid tribute to volunteers who dedicate countless hours to helping their communities. On Monday (June 18) he hosted a special National...

Waiuku contender makes Top 100

Gareth Retallick, a 31 year old who grew up in Waiuku and managed the Kentish Hotel for a while, has recently been placed in the...

News

Victim named in hang gliding fatality

Police have released the name of the man killed in a hang gliding incident at Karioitahi Beach on Thursday 14 June. He was Scott Desmond...

Tuakau’s Reverend David Barnes on trains

Reverend David Barnes, a 93 year old from Tuakau, used to work in the railway stations in Tuakau, Pokeno and Pukekohe and believes re-starting the...

Young Pukekohians take on the world

Six Pukekohe pool players, who are junior team members of Masse, will be representing New Zealand at the VNEA World Championships in Sioux City, Nebraska,...

Lawson impresses in Germany

Pukekoke’s Liam Lawson has racked up a string of podium finishes recently. These include three wins and is now chasing the lead in the German...

Opinion

His Word: Warrior or Worrier

The English Language has lots and lots of interesting little “plays on words,” where a minor change in the letters...

Letter: New (uncompleted) Pukekohe station transport hub opens

Most people in Pukekohe will have been unaware that last Wednesday (6th June) the new Pukekohe station transport hub was...

Letter: Tuakau train station a great idea

I read your article on the new train station in the pipeline for North Waikato in the local news paper...

Letter: Our kids are precious

As a regular visitor to the Onewhero Golf Club I have recognised this SH22 problem for over fifteen years. No...

Letter: Speed limit around Pukekawa school

In response to your Tuesday edition front page story regarding Pukekawa school speed limit being reduced, I have lived in...