Conor Leathley

Conor Leathley

Black Pearls make cup final

Monday December 11, 2017

The Cook Islands netball team has made it to the final of the Nations Cup after soundly defeating hosts Singapore 57-49 late on Thursday night.

When you think about the story of Jesus on film, most movies seem to follow a similar theme - his life, his death, and ultimately, his resurrection.

A Cook Islander has returned home with a netball team to compete in the annual Netball in Paradise tournament, fulfilling the wishes of her best friend who died two years ago.

Payday for Creative Centre workers

Friday December 08, 2017

The Creative Centre in Tupapa received a $1000 cheque from Bluesky yesterday as a reward for their work over the past month.

Finance minister heads China visit

Friday December 08, 2017

Finance minister Mark Brown will head a Cook Islands delegation that leaves this morning to China, to attend a culture and tourism festival.

Young champ off to Australia

Thursday December 07, 2017

Young champion tennis player Maka Maui is a part of the Oceania/ITF Grand Slam Development Fund Touring team now playing in the Australian National Championships.

The sporting talent of the Cook Islands shone through at the recently finished Netball in Paradise tournament, as local teams finished first place in the under 17 and open mixed categories.

Beach digging still awaits a permit

Thursday December 07, 2017

Weeks after National Environment Service staff ordered a digger working on the beach beside the Tropical Sands resort to stop operating, the Rarotonga Environment Authority (REA) has yet to pass on a ruling on whether digging will in fact be permitted on the site.

U15 sevens team excels

Wednesday December 06, 2017

The U15 Cook Islands sevens team made a spectacular showing at the renowned Condor Sevens in New Zealand last week, qualifying for a semi-final and finishing in the top third of the competition.

Netball tournament ends

Wednesday December 06, 2017

Yesterday signalled the end of the Netball in Paradise tournament, which featured the finals matches for the open ladies, social ladies and mixed teams.

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