Have a say on Waikato’s future

It’s time to hear what the people say! Feedback is being sought on a major new plan for a more prosperous future in the Waikato....

Sign writers make spelling mistake

Every so often the print gremlins sneak into our paper and swap some letters around. Last week however, the gremlins targeted a road sign in...

Soup Kitchen plates up

By Yana O'Gorman yana@thepost.nz  Mary Tukuafu had a vision to see the community united and now it is a reality. She has started up a...

Rising sports stars recognised

By Emma Sharplin – emma@thepost.nz After a year hiatus, the Franklin Junior Sports awards returned for 2017, showcasing some exceptionally talented youth from the area....

Proposed rate increase set to hurt local hospitality

Franklin businesses based in the hospitality industry are being encouraged to have their say on new 'accommodation tax' that Auckland Council are wanting to impose...

150 games for Sam Cole

It was a special day at Waiuku Rugby Sports Park with the newly laid turf on our No1 field being played on for the first...

News

Auckland Transport opens books

Auckland Transport will be publicly releasing details of all its contracts. Since it was established in 2010 AT routinely publish on its website the details of...

No Neighbours Day grants for Franklin

Last week, the Post Newspaper was contacted by a reader who shared concern of local boards in Auckland are spending $27,000 of ratepayers’ money on...

60 years of biscuits

March is the time when Girl Guides sell their infamous biscuits, and local girls will be having stalls across the Franklin area to make sure...

Have a say on Waikato’s future

It’s time to hear what the people say! Feedback is being sought on a major new plan for a more prosperous future in the Waikato....

Opinion

A note from Emma’s desk

The passing of Mila the elephant has left me heart sore, as I have fond memories of growing up right...