Letters to the Editor
Letters are one of the most important parts of the paper because this is where the community has a chance to have its say. All letters to the editor received will generally be published, provided they are not defamatory or are covering exactly the same ground by the same writer.
Non du plume are acceptable, but the name, address and contact details must be provided to the editor.
THE ARONGA Mana spoke very passionately about the purse seine/EU agreement issue in their peaceful protest at the EU/Ministry of Marine Resources purse seining meeting.
ON OUR recent trip to Rarotonga we hired one motorbike and were under the impression that if we didn't go over 40km an hour, we didn't need to use our helmets.
LAST WEEK Cook Islands Rugby League was put into an unfortunate situation whereby its reputation, credibility and future wellbeing in terms of remaining one of the country’s top sports code was thrown into the public spotlight and heavily criticised.
Regarding the article about the controversy over the Penrhyn executive officer article on page one of CI News on Thursday, Mitiaro seems to have quite a different setup.
It was extremely heartening to see on CITV, and read in CI News, some of the simple, common sense solutions raised by SPC marine scientists/representatives, following their study of the problems that have been apparent within the Muri Lagoon.