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Y O U R W O W AWA R D

I think Jim and Phyl Snedden are very deserving of the WOW Award, after all the hard work and effort they have invested into our town....

Inflatable pool toys and autopilot vessels cause havoc in harbours

Four people escaped drowning in two separate incidents over the holidays on each of Auckland’s harbours. The first incident saw two people assisted from the water when their inflatable...

Auckland Westpac Rescue Helicopter Missions December/January 2016

14 january | 4.08 pm W2 Hunua – Mechanics Bay crew tasked by Police to search for a female patient in her 20’s who got lost while tramping in...

Police Report By Sergeant Graeme Wood, Waiuku Police

I hope everyone had an enjoyable, happy and safe holiday of the Christmas New Year period. Over the same period some amongst us chose to spend their time...

Opinion

A note from Emma’s desk

Where did the last three weeks go? I am sure I just blinked and we are now back at work! I don’t know...

Christmas Display to ‘fade away’?

Christmas has been and gone again, and once more, Jim and Phyl have blessed our town’s people, and many who don’t...

Whose beach is it?

Could you please clarify something by reply in your wonderful paper please? Over Christmas, I was lucky enough to visit one...

Boating mishap – auto pilot to blame

On Tuesday, December 29, we launched off the beach at Orere Point to spend the day fishing. Myself, my son and his...

F for Family Time

HOW OFTEN HAVE YOU PUT OFF HAVING FUN WITH YOUR FAMILY because you don’t have the time? Have you ever complained...