Shae Osborne

Shae Osborne

A local family will lead a runathon on Rarotonga this weekend, in a bid to raise awareness and funds for the Ronald McDonald House charity in New Zealand.

A French Navy vessel is now sailing in Cook Islands waters and is due to dock at Avatiu in early September.

A series of adjournments has seen a large number of Rarotonga youngsters caught in the judicial process for the last four and a half months.

Local and international chefs have their aprons and toques at the ready for this weekends Cook Islands Chefs Association (CICA) Gala Dinner.

An organisation that provides vital support for the victims of domestic violence has come forward to let Rarotonga locals know, “We are here and we are open”.

Good turnout at disaster workshop

Wednesday August 16, 2017

Representatives of the Cook Islands government, the New Zealand High Commission, the Japanese Embassy in New Zealand, members of the public and the private sector were among the 44 people who attended a disaster response workshop on Rarotonga on Monday.

No burglaries or thefts were reported last weekend – a notable improvement on some recent weekends.

A man whose marijuana was stolen entered a Kavera property armed with a knife in an attempt to confront the alleged drug thief and deter others from helping themselves, the High Court was told last week.

A charge of assault on a female landed Trevor Tiro with 12 months’ probation when he appeared in the Avarua High Court before JP Carmen Temata on Wednesday last week.

A young offender, was granted a discharge without conviction after pleas for leniency in the Avarua High Court last week.

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