Auckland Police respond to Conifer Grove fatality

Police responded to a report of a drowning in Conifer Grove, Auckland at approximately 8am this morning, Sunday 23 July, 2017. A 9-year-old girl has...

Report suspicious behaviour to Police

Time and time again, reports of suspicious behaviour is placed on social media, and yet, it doesn’t get reported to the Police. Just yesterday (Wednesday...

‘Check-out chick’ humbled by win

When the placings were being called for Checker of the Year South Auckland, Sam Gray thought she had done ‘okay’ to place in the lower end...

Iconic weeping willow removed

The iconic willow tree that featured on the Tamakae Wharf in Waiuku was removed Wednesday 12 July. The tree, which had heritage protection, was cut...

Donate your blood this week

Did you know that your blood donation can save the lives of up to three people? With that in mind, the New Zealand Blood Service...

NZRU Under 17/18 Girls Rugby sevens trialist

Pukekohe High School student Tahina Heta has been selected as a New Zealand Under 17/18 Girls Rugby Sevens trialist. A group of 120 current and...

News

Auckland Police respond to Conifer Grove fatality

Police responded to a report of a drowning in Conifer Grove, Auckland at approximately 8am this morning, Sunday 23 July, 2017. A 9-year-old girl has...

Report suspicious behaviour to Police

Time and time again, reports of suspicious behaviour is placed on social media, and yet, it doesn’t get reported to the Police. Just yesterday (Wednesday...

No plea from Palms Rest Home thief

A 20 year old woman who stole from the Palms rest home appeared in Pukekohe District Court last week. The woman, who worked as a...

New President for relativity new club

Meet the new President for the Rotary Club of Franklin, which is quite a new club itself. Karen Yates of Pukekohe has recently been elected...

Opinion

Letter – shortages in health care

What the hell is wrong with New Zealanders? I’ve placed these words to try and gain your attention—to South Middlemore...

Tim’s Top Five

This week, local comedian and regular contributor, Tim Gregory, brings us his top five little white fibs that he has...