Losirene Lacanivalu

Losirene Lacanivalu

Police target dog owners

Friday October 04, 2019

The owners of dogs that attack people or cause road accidents will now face charges, in a new police crackdown.

Senior citizens after new home

Thursday October 03, 2019

“You need to do something for yourself because you can’t depend on anybody.” These were the words of encouragement shared by an elderly member of the Are Pa Metua Centre during International Day of Older Persons celebration in Rarotonga yesterday.

Man steals $5 for fuel

Thursday October 03, 2019

What was planned to be a silly joke has landed a young man in hot water.

Father of three on probation

Thursday October 03, 2019

A 34-year old father of three has been convicted and sentenced to 12-months’ probation supervision for assaulting a female.

Young mothers can be problematic but Punanga Tauturu Inc says they should not be punished for their mistakes in raising their children.

Woodstock heist

Tuesday October 01, 2019

Police are going through a CCTV footage and are following leads to arrest an alleged culprit who broke into the KAPS Matavera supermarket.

$8m Cooks insurance bill rising

Tuesday October 01, 2019

A government scheme would allow insurers to work together in a natural disaster to help Cooks rebuild. Losirene Lacanivalu and Jonathan Milne report.

Two young men who broke into the Coco Putt restaurant and stole $3,335 worth of alcohol have been sentenced to 12 months’ probation.

Former triathlete Melanie Wilson has once again avoided entering a plea to $11,000 in misappropriation charges as the Justice of the Peace grants another adjournment.

Siniva Marsters’ dad told her to never be shy – and that confidence has helped her to new distances. 

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