News

The end of Mayor Len Brown

Mayor Len Brown has decided not to stand for another term. An embattled Mayor plagued by scandal and unpopularity will not be standing in next years’ election. On...

Auckland Rescue Westpac

PUKEKOHE – On Saturday, November 7, Westpac 2 responded to Pukekohe for a female in her 50s who had suffered a head injury after a fall on some stairs. The patient was...

Unexplained Meremere death under investigation

Western Waikato Police say a number of inquiries currently underway will hopefully provide clarity in relation to an unexplained death of a woman in the rural settlement of Meremere last...

Adam selected as brightest science student

Adam Good has been selected as one of the 40 brightest secondary school science students for the inaugural Powering Potential forum, an event the Waiuku College student is...

Opinion

A note from Emma’s desk

It only dawned on me a couple of weeks ago that summer was just around the corner and I thought it was about time...

Pukekohe station upgrade a let down

The proposed new upgrade to Pukekohe railway station recently revealed is a real let down. The new much heralded bus-train interchange is...

Waiuku theatre group’s latest show at its very best

Is this really little Waiuku? For a small town, our local theatre company, the Waiuku Theatre Group, can really put on...

The great flag debate

Can anyone explain to me the benefit of changing our national flag? Surely the millions of dollars being spent on this process could be...

The great flag debate

The components that make up our flag should reflect the ongoing story of our nation. think the colours – blue, white and red –...