Breaking Bad with Operation Habit

Operation Habit took place from Monday, July 25 to Thursday, August 4. Police in Pukekohe were among the many patrols across the country on Tuesday...

Jesse claims three World Championship Lumberjack titles

Waiuku’s Jesse Whitehead is Franklin famous when it comes to his achievements in the wood chopping arena, and as Joseph Lopez reports, he is fast...

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO THE TOWNSPEOPLE OF WAIUKU FROM THE SHERIFF OF LOTTAHAM

 It has come to my attention that a number of the good townspeople of Waiuku may be conspiring with the notorious criminal and wanted man,...

Watercare scam

Customers of Watercare may have been affected by a scam that took place last week. Watercare issued the following response: “Recently, a Watercare customer was...

Youth MP gains valuable experience

Connor McCormick has spent the last six months under the guidance of the MP for Hunua, Andrew Bayly, as his Youth MP. Connor was selected...

Local boy takes his mission to Hawai’i

Story By Kylie Gardiner-Hall In just three weeks’ time, local boy Quinn Gardiner-Hall aged 10, will be flying to Kauai, “the garden island” of Hawai’i...

News

Famous F1 driver Chris Amon dies

Kiwi motoring legend Chris Amon passed away last week on Wednesday, August 3. He had recently celebrated his 73rd birthday. Chris was widely regarded as...

Junior speechmakers awarded by Pukekohe Lions

Finalists from the Young Speech makers presented their speeches in front of the Pukekohe Lions last Wednesday night. Members of Lions clubs from Franklin and beyond...

Stay in control on winter roads

National Road Policing Manager, Superintendent Steve Greally is urging motorists across the country to take care after nine people have died on our roads in...

Breaking Bad with Operation Habit

Operation Habit took place from Monday, July 25 to Thursday, August 4. Police in Pukekohe were among the many patrols across the country on Tuesday...

Opinion

Tubby gone missing?

The other evening after work I drove to Countdown still undecided as to what I was going to make the...

AT Hop Card responses

Thanks for writing about this fiasco. Seems that the Herald is has joined AT in regarding South Auckland as desolate...

Letter – Sad state of affairs

Last Tuesday, the students from Waiuku College had a day off, not planned. The Waiuku township is filled with rowdy...

Bakers Banter

It seems every day, either within the media format or in a general discussion, we are reminded of the challenges...

If I was Mayor for the Day

I’ve often thought of being President for the day but Mayor, now that’s quite inviting too. A few years ago...