AN URGENT message is being sent out by a visiting sailor, Veronica Wynne-Hughes, who is desperate to meet any relatives of “the Manihiki Boys.”
Huanan Fishery (Cook Islands) is exploring the possibility of regular transhipping catch to a mother ship in the Penrhyn island harbour, an operation that could generate income for the local island government.
A LONG-forgotten photo given to Cook Islands News by Auckland couple John and Tuaine Bailey has revived memories of three Cook Islanders’ remarkable feat in surviving 64 days adrift in a 13-foot boat, after what was to be a straightforward voyage from Manihiki to Rakahanga and back went horribly wrong.
I HAVE to agree with Ruth Horton on teaching our children how to value self-esteem as a result of being part of the work force.
NORTH Canterbury-based Rangiora High School is impressed with the performance of the Cook Islands youngsters who are under rugby scholarships with them.