CHAMPION AND WORLD BEATER!

Pukekohe teenager Liam Lawson gave himself the best possible birthday present on Saturday, and with it, rewrote motorsport history. Liam, who turned 15 on the...

Proposed power increase for Franklin

Counties Power’s consumers are now in line for higher power costs in the future, if transmission price methodology changes proposed by the Electricity Authority go...

Dylan Thomson ready for a stellar season

After a successful rookie season in 2016, Waiuku’s Dylan Thomson is ready to get back out on the track and start racing again—as soon as...

News

‘Action’ at Qatar Airways office

Qatar Airway's inaugural flight touched down at Auckland Airport on Waitangi Day. Prior to that they were very busy setting up their office in the...

Ngati te Ata celebrates mokopuna

Ngati Te Ata celebrated 25 years of acknowledging the achievement of their tamariki mokopuna on Monday 6 February, Waitangi Day at Tahuna Pa Marae in...

Two winning Lotto tickets sold in Franklin

Nine Lotto players have come away nearly $14,000 wealthier after each have won $13,940 with Lotto Second Division in Wednesday's live Lotto draw. One lucky player also...

Red Shed national ‘country gem’

Red Shed Palazzo, Karaka has been presented the national Tucker’s Ridge Pies Best Rural award at the 2017 Meadow Fresh New Zealand Café of the...

Opinion

A note from Emma’s Desk

I never thought I would say this, but I am actually glad to have our Mondays back. While most of...

Tim’s Top Five – Valentines Day

This week, Tim Gregory focuses on the most outrageous Valentines gifts. You can decide whether they are good, bad or...

Letter -Dim view of new LED street lights

Has anyone else noticed how dim our streets have become since Auckland Transport started installing new white LED street lights?...