For most people, running into a massive clump of smelly intestinal gunk jettisoned from a whale’s bottom isn’t exactly the best way to end a perfect day at the beach. But for those in the know, it could be like winning the lottery.
An eight-time traffic offender ran out of second chances in the Avarua High Court last week. Ngatokorua Tonorio was the first of more than 44 cases before Justice of the Peace, Georgina Williams in Thursday’s court session – appearing for sentencing after earlier pleading guilty to a charge of refusal to undergo a breathalyser test.
The Avarua High Court was a hive of activity this week, with more than 24 criminal court cases appearing before Justice of the Peace, Bernice Manarangi, in Thursday’s court session.
Cook Islands Trading Corporation says it is continually looking at ways to reduce the impact its products have on the environment.