News

Local principals meet with their Minister

Franklin’s school leaders had the chance to discuss education policies and the challenges of rapidly-growing school rolls directly with their Minister last week. Hunua electorate...

Volunteers respond to car on fire

Waiuku Volunteer Fire Brigade members responded to a callout on Friday evening after a vehicle, believed to be a Range Rover, caught fire near Otaua....

Waiuku student to attend UN event

Having a voice and enabling others to be heard is a key motivator for ACG Strathallan Year 11 student, Ben Christy, as he prepares to...

Police band together against violence

Pacific Police forces will this week tap into New Zealand’s domestic violence tactics in a bid to tackle family violence. Twelve police officers from eleven...

Opinion

‘Competition’ makes no change so far

Interesting how a new service station opens in town and the other stations do not seem to want to compete...

Don’t go bleating to Council, just do it!

I have on only a very few occasions been driven to writing a letter to the Editor. However, the article...

Jail after ‘terrible’ Waiuku assault

A 33-year-old man has been jailed for 16 months after what police describe as a vicious and terrible daylight assault...