Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor

Police community service celebrated

Friday September 22, 2017

A special Cook Islands Police Service award ceremony usually reserved for the parade ground, was instead held on Tuesday evening at the Edgewater Resort.

Bike pursuit reaches 140km

Friday September 22, 2017

A high speed pursuit of a young male on a motorcycle reached clocked speeds of up to 140km through the centre of Avarua on Wednesday evening.

Tivaivai innovator calls it a day

Thursday September 21, 2017

Even after 40 years of sewing, Maria Keri Edgar (nee Herman), 79, has been coming up with innovative new ideas for her tivaivai.

It’s the holiday of a lifetime…

Thursday September 21, 2017

The Kulikovsky family from Sao Paulo in Brazil, are on the family holiday of a lifetime, sailing the Pacific in their super yacht Orion.

Warning on worker contracts

Wednesday September 20, 2017

The Ministry of Internal affairs has warned employers that it is illegal to offer Filipino workers substitute contracts once they arrive in Cook Islands.

Police kill 160 dogs in 11 months

Wednesday September 20, 2017

An attack on a toddler in Ngatangiia this month has firmed up the Police Service’s stance on dealing with uncontrolled dogs.

Noise issues give police a headache

Wednesday September 20, 2017

Police are being called out every weekend to turn down the music at parties whose hosts are paying no consideration to their neighbours trying to get some sleep.

Apologies for fire

Tuesday September 19, 2017

billowing black toxic-looking fire seen burning off the end of the Ports International terminal at Avaitu wharf last Wednesday morning was not deliberately lit.

Two Cook Islanders have recently been involved in a project that is using cutting edge technology to examine coral reefs around the world.

Public service shares news

Monday September 18, 2017

A public service newsletter is set to shine the spotlight on government employees doing great work across the entire Cook Islands.

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