Anneka Brown

Anneka Brown

There is an increasing weight of expert opinion warning that reinstating a criminal ban on same-sex relations would breach the human rights protections of the Cook Islands Constitution.

Clubbers warned of drink-driving

Friday November 15, 2019

Man taken to hospital after going clubbing then crashing his bike. Anneka Brown and Losirene Lacanivalu report.

Teachers last in line for pay rise

Friday November 15, 2019

The Public Service Commission has plans to work on Tereora College local teachers’ new salary band next year.

No home by the sea

Thursday November 14, 2019

Tourism is a critical part of the Cook Islands economy but not everyone feels they benefit directly from the ever-growing industry.

Families and business owners are angry that they were flooded out while waiting for government to find money to rebuild the dangerous Avatiu bridge. Coverage by Anneka Brown and Melina Etches.

Local teachers seek pay parity

Thursday November 14, 2019

Cook Islanders teachers are leaving profession because they’re paid so little.

Tokyo drift

Tuesday November 12, 2019

Kayakers hoping to represent the Cook Islands at 2020 Olympics.

Holiday rentals worries

Tuesday November 12, 2019

Cook Islands Tourism is set to announce the findings of a community survey that investigated the impact tourism is having on the shift to short-term rentals.

If you can forgive them the name of their business, the idea behind Raro Fluffy Bums is great.

Lying beneath the lime tree

Saturday November 09, 2019

Slowly, family members are piecing together the stories of the men whose graves are being located and restored as Commonwealth War Graves. 

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