Worst year in the history of floats in Cook Islands

Worst year in the history of floats in Cook Islands

Dear Editor,

This year's float parade sucked. It would have to be one of the worst in the history of floats in this country.

Some thoughts on UN membership

Dear Editor,

I would like to put into perspective what happens to our New Zealand citizenship if we ascend to developed status and go on to full sovereignty with own seat at the United Nations (UN). I trust it will put this matter to rest.

Shedding light on old carvings

Dear Editor,

Rei a hiva, rei a tane, rei a o-te-patiki

Just to add some information and enlighten CINews readers regarding the story in CINews on July 28 about the artefacts: “rare collections of bone carvings included three testicle sacs dating back to the 18th century”.

Te Mato Vai heads for Sheraton status

Dear Editor,

It was interesting watching a Q & A session on ABC television recently regarding waste reduction. What was suggested by one panelist was, wait for it, communal water stations where you fill your water bottle.

Avana Point and foreign investment

Kia Orana Editor,

I was pleased to read your news article in the July 30 edition of CINews, and especially with regard to Paul Allsworth’s comments representing the thoughts of the Koutu Nui.