Sharna Matapuku

Sharna Matapuku

A 45year-old father of three has been missing on Aitutaki for more than a week.

New business has plenty of muscle

Saturday March 26, 2016

Have you ever taken a look in the mirror and wondered what it would be like if you were a little firmer, smaller, flatter (in the stomach, we mean), or in the case of a few people, possibly bigger?

It was almost like a Cinderella story where at the stroke of midnight a young maiden’s dreams disappeared in a puff of smoke.

An innovative tour aimed aimed at giving visitors to Rarotonga that extra Cook Islands experience is the new and exclusive Backyard Shopping Tours Rarotonga.

Young student follows his dream

Friday March 18, 2016

Nineteen year old Terepai Urirau could not be any more satisfied with his new career path within the aviation engineering team at Air Rarotonga thanks to the trades team at Cook Islands Tertiary Training Institute.

Countdown to concert

Friday March 18, 2016

Island residents are getting their mats, chilly bins, and sun hats ready for another great day of music at this year’s Beach Day Out, to be held on Easter Friday at the Safari Tours beach venue in Nikao.

Some say it may cause needless controversy, some say it’s a complete abomination, while others say this is the 21st century and it’s absolutely fabulous.

Paradise in the park at Pasifika

Thursday March 17, 2016

The biggest Pacific island festival in the entire southern hemisphere came to a close on Sunday March 13.

Programme targets violence

Wednesday March 16, 2016

The Cook Islands Trades School in Arorangi plans to hold a two-day community programme an early intervention tool for violence against women and children.

Thieves exposed on social media

Tuesday March 15, 2016

Faced with a rising crime rate on Rarotonga, members of the community have taken matters into their own hands.

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