Jailed for dealing in ‘P’

SENTENCING of two drug offenders in unrelated cases on the same day in Gisborne District Court has once again highlighted the destructive effect of...

Revenge for Ngatapa
RUGBY - HIGH School Old Boys will play OBM, and YMP will meet Ngatapa in the Lee Brothers Shield semifinals in two weeks, after Saturday’s play in...
FIVE mothers who banded together to get the Gisborne Hospital children’s ward a device that maps the veins in a child’s arm have exceeded their goal...
DEMOLITION or absolutely no access — the fate of the derelict Waipiro Bay Trading Company Building will be decided by the end of August, Gisborne...
A CELEBRATION of Gisborne and East Coast surf lifesaving on Saturday night saw several lifeguards and volunteers awarded for their dedication to...
RUGBY - HIGH School Old Boys will play OBM, and YMP will meet Ngatapa in the Lee Brothers Shield semifinals in two weeks, after Saturday’s play in...
FOOTBALL - GISBORNE Boys’ High School opened the Super 8 football tournament with a draw and a loss at the Rectory field yesterday...
RUGBY - HIGH School Old Boys sealed top spot in the premier championship with a hard-fought 20-10 win against Ngatapa at the Oval on Saturday...
ARTS - EMMA Marino’s mum died when she was just a child, robbing from her the chance to learn the whanau tradition of weaving at her mother’s knee...
ARTS - A GISBORNE gallery owner is so pleased with the exhibition he is currently showing that he has extended it for another week...
MUSIC - A PAIR of travelling troubadors aren’t really advocating that people “shoot” their televisions — though maybe they should. The rise in cult...
The “no” vote by Greeks in their referendum on a bailout offer from international creditors could have a huge impact on Europe and its currency the...
Reads Quay came to bustling life last night for an International Food Festival that could have graced — and be a big part of the attraction for — any...
The announcement of the Government’s $120 million contribution to Gisborne’s roading network over the next three years is welcome and badly needed...
WHAT’S ON IN COUNCIL THIS WEEK - FIRST full week of the new financial year, cautious optimism, everything seems to be going OK. Of course the big...
IN many ways Iraq reminds me of Yugoslavia. Both countries were created after World War 1 from a collection of ill-fitting provinces filled with...
“ THERE are examples of species all over the world that are essentially the walking dead,” said Stanford University professor Paul Ehrlich. “We are...
Re: Roads investment looks big on paper but pales against the need, July 3 editorial...
Congratulations to Amy, the Black Fig team and all the sponsors and participants in the fun International Food Festival on Friday night. It was great...
A huge congratulations to Amy Spence and the Gizzy Food Month crew. The International Street Food Festival on Friday night was sensational. I have...
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Prisms of bright light dance across the warm limestone floor and flit up the wood-paneled walls like fragments of a fractured rainbow...
Justine Tyerman overcomes her fear of solo travel and revises her ideas about coach tours . . ...
Sandra Walsh writes about visiting the seven wonders of the inland waterways of the UK. Husband Barry Teutenberg took the pictures...
A dragon’s tail sideswiped me as I was standing inside the Taoist temple among hundreds of zealous worshippers with their offerings to the Goddess...

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