A programme to de-sex thousands of dogs on Rarotonga to curb the problem of canine overpopulation is being launched by the SPCA.
In just 10 months, $60,806 has been spent from the public coffers on travel for Finance Minister Mark Brown.
The Cook Islands sexual diversity group hoping to decriminalise homosexuality has been met with concern from residents confusing the campaign with a bid for same-sex marriage.
In a small forgotten Turangi graveyard next to crumbling, broken limestone graves the headstone of World War One veteran John Ruru Maoate is again legible after being restored by the Cook Islands RSA.
Transforming food scraps into valuable compost has been made easy thanks to innovation and a little island ingenuity.