The Miss Cook Islands Tropicana Parade showcasing striking garments from local designers was well-received by the audience this weekend.
Police expect to meet the coroner with a view to a public inquest into how 7-year-old Lapana Tupou fell overboard from the inter-island ship Lady Moana.
I have been very interested from time to time in news of the steel North Sea trawler which was converted and refitted in Newfoundland and renamed Tiare Taporo – taking largely under false pretences the famous name of my family’s New Zealand kauri-built schooner owned by AB Donald Ltd of Auckland.
Police say they will always pursue charges against perpetrators of domestic violence if there’s physical evidence.
Three court matters are stalled awaiting decisions from Police Commissioner Maara Tetava.