The thick black smoke coming from a building in the Rarotonga international airport area was in fact from a brand new incinerator, confirmed the Airport Authority chief executive officer Joseph Ngamata.

Lady Tereapii Pupuke Robati (nee Pittman) was laid to rest at Nukupere, Ngatangiia yesterday morning, surrounded by her children, family and friends.

Having been open for around a month, Makete Café, located at the old Tarani’s hut at the Punanga Nui market, is one of the Rock’s newest eateries.

Walking NZ for Creative Centre

Friday January 11, 2019

On January 28, 2019, good Samaritan James Talbot will begin conquering Te Araroa –  the trail that runs from one end of New Zealand to the other.

A small welcome ceremony was held at the Ports of Auckland on the morning of January 9 for the port hull of the Vaka Marumaru Atua.

CI youth at Auckland conference

Friday January 11, 2019

Young Cook Islanders are among 970 youths from The Church of Jesus Christ Latter-day Saints at a five-day conference in Auckland, New Zealand this week.

Catechists enjoy their new course

Friday January 11, 2019

Catechist renewal training run by the Catholic church has drawn a large number of people from Rarotonga and the outer islands.

The Cook Islands population on December 1, 2016 totalled 17,434 – two per cent less than the 2011 Census that counted 17,794 people, and 25 people less than the 17459 total announced in preliminary results released on June 24, 2017.

Providing security around the clock

Tuesday January 08, 2019

Cook Islander Chris Denny recently returned to Rarotonga and established what he believes is the Cook Islands’ first “24/7” security company, Cook Islands Security (CIS).

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