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Cute and healthy

Friday September 18, 2020

Martha Teaurere and her now 10-month-old daughter Calicia Nooroa arrived on Rarotonga in February for a holiday and unfortunately got held up on the island due to Covid-19 travel restrictions.

Former politician Iaveta Short’s new book False Start in Paradise received positive feedback at its launch this week.

Dr Williams’ final farewell

Thursday September 17, 2020

Dr Joe Williams was laid to rest yesterday at a small private service that was held under the present Covid-19 Alert Level 2 restrictions in Auckland.

Black and white but still beautiful

Thursday September 17, 2020

Rarotonga mamas, from left, Tangi Foster Nicholas, Teremoana Ngatamariki, Tutu Pokoina and Ngametua Terei meet at the Punanga Nui Market for the weekly catch up session.

Hine’s Halo made with love

Thursday September 17, 2020

It was in December last year that Reihana Koteka-Wiki and her mum Emmy began making island scrunchies to fundraise for the maternity ward at Rarotonga Hospital.

Iro Maroroa reels in big one

Wednesday September 16, 2020

Iro Maroroa claimed the heaviest fish prize with a 25.2kg yellow fin tuna on Saturday September 12 for the annual Bond Store ‘Steinlager’ Fishing tournament.

All go at Avatiu Harbour

Wednesday September 16, 2020

It was all hands on deck at the Avatiu wharf on Monday.

More returnees expected on Friday

Wednesday September 16, 2020

A third cohort of returnees is set to arrive on Rarotonga on Friday and will be required to undertake 14 days of quarantine under similar conditions that have been widely criticised by the public.

A woman of grace and faith

Tuesday September 15, 2020

Woman of the Month Vainetutai Samuel exudes faith, humility and kindness. 

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