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.

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Dear Editor,

It’s the question no one has asked: why did Henry Puna call an early election?

Aka Umuumu Anga O Toku Tupuna

Wednesday July 04, 2018

Makea Nui e e, Makea Nui e e

Dear Editor,

Peter William’s letter in last Thursday’s CINews edition was absolutely correct!

Dear Editor,

Noeline Browne’s letter to CINews of June 29, sums up the feelings of those citizens in our society who feel that our electoral system leaves a lot to be desired. 

Dear Editor,

The Democracy Perception Index (DPI) is a research project that measures citizens’ trust in government. 

Mail slower than a snail

Monday July 02, 2018

Dear Editor,

May I through your newspaper inform the people of the Cook Islands that they should not expect their mail to be delivered promptly to the island of Atiu. 

Dear Editor,

Our atoll islands in the northern group have many, many blessings.

Thanks for the smoke signal!

Saturday June 30, 2018

Dear Sir,

I never thought I would write a letter thanking an anonymous smoke signaller to your newspaper.

Dear Editor,

There has been much said from various quarters on the position of the Chamber of Commerce regarding the current Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) review.

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