Outer Islands

They’re making music on Mauke

Tuesday November 29, 2016

AT MAUKE School 7 to 9 school pupils began Term 3 with formal music classes, and they are certainly catching on with the youngsters, says teacher June Hosking. 

Row over Penrhyn job continues

Friday November 25, 2016

The Penrhyn Island Council says it has fired its executive officer but the official denies this, saying she will continue in the position until a replacement is appointed.

Investiture makes history in Mauke

Monday November 14, 2016

Anthony James Turaki was invested as the new Te Au Ariki in Mauke on Friday.

Mauke loses favourite son

Monday November 14, 2016

Mauke has lost one of its favourite adopted sons on Thursday with the passing of Father John Rovers.

The Catholic priest served the people of Mauke for more than 50 years. He was in his late 80s.

Originally from the Netherlands, Father Rovers arrived in the Cook Islands aged in his 20s.

He had also served in Atiu and on Rarotonga.

Father Rovers baptised many children of Mauke, married many couples, and presided over many funerals throughout his spiritual service to the people of the Cook Islands.

As a celibate priest, he was devoted to each and every one of his de-facto children, remembering each of their names although he had not seen many of them for many years as they have moved away from Mauke for both educational a

THROUGH the collaboration of Cook Islands Trading Corporation Limited, Infrastructure Cook Islands and Taio Shipping, a glass crusher was recently shipped to Atiu.

WORK HAS at last begun to improve the airport on Atiu, according to government minister and the MP for Atiu Nandi Glassie.

‘Jandals’ set to rock Aitutaki

Monday November 07, 2016

ON FRIDAY and Saturday of next week Aitutaki is set to celebrate a 10th birthday like no other at the Boat Shed Bar and Grill owned by Maria and Allen Mills.

Leadership course a hit on Aitutaki

Tuesday November 01, 2016

TWENTY-TWO teenagers have graduated from the Janet Maki Blue Lights Youth Leadership course.

Aitutaki review

Monday September 26, 2016

A REVIEW of the fuel pricing on Aitutaki has been started by the Cook Islands Price Tribunal.

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