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Kata: Mangoes

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Supplied | Published in Kata, Opinion

Kata


Badminton U17 team wins silver

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Badminton, Sports

Cook Islands U17 team won silver at the 2024 VICTOR Oceania Championships U17 Invitational Team Challenge in Geelong, Victoria, Australia.

Badminton


Cooks boxer takes another jab at Paris Olympics qualifying dream

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Candice Luke | Published in Boxing, Sports

Cook Islands will be represented in Italy next month as Māori light middleweight boxer Tawhiri Toheriri takes a second shot at securing his spot to compete at the 2024 Paris Olympics this July and August.

Boxing


Parliament of Western Australia tours Te Kukupa II

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Australia, National, Parliament, Regional

The Parliament of Western Australia delegation visiting Rarotonga were delighted to take a tour on Te Kukupa II yesterday morning before leaving the island in the afternoon.

Australia


Economy positive, strong signs of recovery: PM Brown

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Economy, National, Parliament

Prime Minister Mark Brown says the country’s latest financial year report to June 2023 shows the country’s economy is very positive and showing signs of strong recovery.

Economy


Tyre issue forces Air NZ Cooks flight to divert

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Al Williams | Published in Economy, National

A busy Air New Zealand service to the Cook Islands was forced to turn back for Auckland two hours into its journey.

Economy


Cooks women MPs at Power Forum

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Local, National, Parliament, Politics

Cook Islands women parliamentarians are in New Zealand attending a Pacific Women in Power Forum that began this week.

Local


Govt says $1.3m invested in Lady Samoa charter

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Economy, National, Outer Islands, Parliament

The Lady Samoa IV vessel chartered by the Cook Islands government prior to Christmas cost $1.3million.

Economy


Cashier pockets more than $1000 from till

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Joanne Holden | Published in Court, National

A mother-of-six who stole more than $1000 while working as a cashier at a Rarotonga supermarket has received a suspended sentence.

Court


Apii Te Uki Ou inducts student leaders

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Education, National

Apii Te Uki Ou celebrated and commended their new school leaders for this year who represent the future leaders of the country, in a special school assembly yesterday morning.

Education


Cooks community ‘angry and bitter’ over rise in public fighting

Thursday 22 February 2024 | Written by Joanne Holden | Published in Court, National

Public fighting is on the rise in the Cook Islands, a Justice of the Peace says.

Court


Kata: Inflation

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Supplied | Published in Kata, Opinion

Kata


Nukz Power makes convincing win

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Sports, Touch Rugby

Nukz Power played FBI with a convincing win of 12 – 1 at the 2024 Touch Rugby Competition at the National Stadium.

Sports


Kids get a go at triathlon event

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Supplied | Published in Sports, Triathlon

Cook Islands Triathlon Association Is looking forward to their next big event, the Paradise Supplies Kids’ Triathlon which is to be held on Saturday 24th February 2024.

Sports


Cooks swimmers achieve five new records

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Melina Etches | Published in Sports, Swimming

Cook Islands swimmers have done extremely well at the 2024 World Aquatics Championship, in Doha, Qatar, Saudi Arabia having achieved five new Cook Islands records out of seven events, and personal bests.

Sports


Letter: Use of weed

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Supplied | Published in Letters to the Editor, Opinion

Dear Editor, There was an anonymous letter writer in your paper, who wrote in disdain about my "endless letters or propaganda to have the use of weed decriminalised in the Cook Islands".

Letters to the Editor


Letter: Keeping a check on the dollars and sense

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Supplied | Published in Letters to the Editor, Opinion

The Prime Minister in Parliament yesterday (February 19) continued to dodge the issue of cost of living that is too high for us Cook Islanders.

Letters to the Editor


Opposition leader questions immigration process

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in National, Parliament

Opposition Leader Tina Browne has raised questions on what the government was doing to protect the main employers of foreign workers.

National


Couple reconcile after husband attacks wife, wife’s car

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Joanne Holden | Published in Court, National

Intoxicated and “full of anger”, a 33-year-old man struck his wife in the head and stomach before inflicting nearly $6000 worth of damage on her car in Rarotonga.

Court


Assault accused denied bail

Wednesday 21 February 2024 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Court, National

A man who is facing 13 charges for assaulting a female was denied bail by the Justice of the Peace John Whitta at the Criminal Court in Avarua.

Court


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