Melina Etches

Melina Etches

Dr Koekoe Mokotupu laid to rest

Tuesday June 30, 2020

Renowned doctor was remembered for his commitment to his family, his faith and his medical profession.

There are new calls for a Maori name for this country, coinciding with Pa Ariki’s 30th anniversary celebrations. 

Fire truck damaged

Saturday June 27, 2020

A Teimorimotia fire truck at the Takitumu fire rescue station was damaged when called out to attend a hill side fire at Tupapa.

Humble nun laid to rest

Friday June 26, 2020

St Joseph’s Cathedral was filled yesterday morning for Sister Teresa (Selina) Momoyalewan of St Joseph of Cluny. 

Creating ripples

Thursday June 25, 2020

Young Darius Allsworth has set his sights on representing the Cook Islands in swimming. 

Pauro Arnold and Pupuke Robati had planned to head out on Ikurangiy yesterday and catch yellowfin tuna for hungry locals, enough to pay for their fuel bill, then spend the day chasing wahoo.

Titikaveka MP Selina Napa raised the issue of the excessive number of government land cruiser vehicles on the roads and likened this to “showcasing power and status”.

Juniors paddle with heart in testing conditions.

Unprecedented number of candidates have thrown their hats in the ring for the “top job” of Aitutaki Mayor.

SPEAK UP: Brad Rakoia shares the journey through anxiety and depression that inspired his PushUp SpeakUp campaign.

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