Wesley – a new town for Franklin

On 1 October this year, a ground-breaking ceremony will take place on a site adjacent to the Wesley College recreation centre.  It will mark the...

Waipipi soldier serving in Korean war remembered

The last surviving local Waipipi man to head off to the Korean War in 1950 passed away last month. One of six children, Calvin Max...

Tuakau Bridge painting put on hold

Work to repaint the Tuakau Bridge has been put on hold for the winter period. The painting of the bridge was always going to be...

Franklin on Fire

Emergency services had a busy week in Franklin, with two major blazes ripping through a family home and businesses in the heart of Pukekohe. At...

Life saving missions from angels of the sky

At approximately 10am Sunday, August 21, Westpac 1 Rescue Helicopter was tasked to an address at Keogh Rd, Pollok. The team had to airlift a...

Protecting your trees from the chop

The Post Newspaper recently received an email from a worried tenant who was having an old tree removed from their property, but wasn’t sure if it was...

News

Wesley – a new town for Franklin

On 1 October this year, a ground-breaking ceremony will take place on a site adjacent to the Wesley College recreation centre.  It will mark the...

Waipipi soldier serving in Korean war remembered

The last surviving local Waipipi man to head off to the Korean War in 1950 passed away last month. One of six children, Calvin Max...

Tuakau Bridge painting put on hold

Work to repaint the Tuakau Bridge has been put on hold for the winter period. The painting of the bridge was always going to be...

Strathallan primary students take to the musical stage

Aspiring musicians from ACG Strathallan primary school showed off their talents, performing a range of musical numbers at a concert last term. More than 200...

Opinion

A note from Emma’s desk

Last week I was able to catch up with my good friend, Mike Johnson. Since I began at the Post,...

LETTERS – Waiuku College students and our beautiful area

Having read both views of Waiuku College students behaviour in the town centre on their unexpected day off, I can...

Safe driving on Franklin roads

As I sit here and write this the national road death toll since January 1st, 2016 sits at 178 (NZTA)....

Mayor for the Day

Georgia McAuley is a year 13 Tuakau College student. Also part of the Franklin Youth Advisory Board, we asked her...

Celebrity Couch – Mick Peck

Mick Peck is an award winning magician and Vice-President of the Variety Artists Club of New Zealand. How long have you...