Losirene Lacanivalu

Losirene Lacanivalu

Fiji is out. Samoa is gone. Tonga is out. Now, as the knockout stages of the Rugby World Cup get underway, increasing numbers of people in the Cooks are swinging their support behind another Pacific island nation …

Australian naturopath Barbara O’Neill has been banned from pushing her unproven cancer cure in Australia – but here in the Cook Islands, her followers are awaiting her next visit with excitement. 

Australian claims to treat cancer with baking soda and advises against vaccinating children, in visits to Rarotonga. 

Man denies threat to kill charge

Friday October 18, 2019

A man accused of threatening a woman and two others with a firearm entered not guilty pleas at the High Court yesterday.

Shot dog euthanased at vet clinic

Friday October 18, 2019

The Te Are Manu Vet Clinic yesterday confirmed a dog was brought into the clinic after it was injured by a gunshot wound.

Woman pays fine, no reparation

Friday October 18, 2019

Tuainekore Tereva successfully disputed her case of not having to pay reparations of $600 when it was raised by the police prosecution at the High Court yesterday.

After a big night on the bourbon and coke, the court hands down an even bigger hangover. 

A man charged for indecently assaulting a minor has pleaded guilty through his lawyer at the High Court this month.

An upcoming drink driving education programme is set to target Cook Islanders on probation or serving time for alcohol related driving offences.

Offender returns to prison

Wednesday October 16, 2019

A Tongan national, who was expected to be deported to Tonga this year, was sentenced to 14-months imprisonment at the High Court yesterday.

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