Two Gisborne women are killed, four hurt in crash

TWO Gisborne women died and four others in the car were injured in a vehicle crash at Longburn near Palmerston North in the early hours of yesterday...

Light snow falls in some high areas
PARTS of the district had light falls of snow yesterday — not enough to close roads and in the main falling in areas where lambing had not yet...
FOR the second time in less than a fortnight, illegal dumping has threatened the city’s sewage system and Gisborne District Council says lives could...
A NEWSPAPER advertisement led to 50 years of marriage for a Gisborne couple who celebrated a belated diamond wedding anniversary on Thursday...
SEVEN workplaces were on the Engineering Industry Big Day Out itinerary for groups of students from schools as far up the Coast as Te Araroa, and as...
TAEKWON-DO - A GISBORNE teenager is training above and beyond in a quest to make the New Zealand team for the 2015 International Taekwon-Do...
RUGBY - POVERTY Bay coach Mutu Ngarimu says his team are embracing the pressure that comes with the favourites tag ahead of tomorrow’s Heartland...
NETBALL - COMPOSURE and tactical know-how saw Nga Hau E Wha overcome Gisborne Girls’ High and book a place in the grand final of the Pak’nSave...
ENTERTAINMENT - TONY Tee and Lucky Lance sure made a lot of mates at Auckland Grammar but, school-wise, Tee says “it didn’t really work out for us”...
ENTERTAINMENT - ONE of the newest bands in Gisborne gets to mark its first anniversary with a bang . . . by playing in front of an audience of...
ENTERTAINMENT - THE organiser of April’s Spellbound Radio Concert Series says the blues festival could return as a regular annual event — but only if...
FARMGATE prices for North Island beef cattle rose considerably and sheep meat also rose on the same time last year, according to the latest Rabobank...
THE clock is seriously ticking now for people in this region who might be considering a Nuffield New Zealand scholarship application this year...
BEEF and Lamb New Zealand’s eastern North Island farmer council will hold its annual meeting and dinner in Gisborne on August 29...
Gisborne has a unique chance to effect positive change in hundreds of young lives, celebrate our heritage and boost economic development — at a...
There is a glimmer of hope in annual suicide figures released this week, with youth suicides down by nearly a quarter and the total number the lowest...
Cyclists, joggers, walkers and all other supporters of safe, well-connected cycling and walking networks are being heard locally and nationally like...
IT has been very interesting observing the media in its pursuit of the Prime Minister over the course of this last week. Most people appreciate that...
TATOOINE is, you will surely agree, a pretty stupid name for a planet, but there are so many Star Wars fans that some unfortunate world is bound to...
PEOPLE who know me will tell you I am the first to put my hand up for a freebie, a super discount or a free lunch. I guess I am a low-to-middle...
Re: Edinburgh star on stage and off, August 21 story...
Re: River overflows third world, August 21 letter...
Re: Bigger planes, cheaper seats to capital sought — August 22 story...
Temperence and stamina are needed for life onboard a Danube River cruise ship. Passengers on the French-owned CroisiEurope MS Beethoven are assailed...
There was “pandamonium” at Taipei Zoo the day we visited, with thousands of excited adults and children queueing up to see Yuan Zai, the giant panda...
Justine Tyerman is mesmerised by the exquisite gold mosaics at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul . . . Hagia Sophia in Istanbul is one of the world’s greatest...
SEVENTEEN-year-old Gisborne Girls’ High School student and Social Sector Trial Youth Advisory member Tomairangi Mareikura shares her experiences of...
THE Loves-Me-Not healthy relationships workshop was piloted for the first time with year 12 and 13 Health Studies students from Gisborne Girls’ High...
National Volunteer Week began yesterday and runs through to Saturday. The theme for the awareness-raising national promotion is “naku te rourou nau...
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We’re a bit torn this week so we might make it a bit of a musical mash-up – starting with hot reggae from Katchafire, moving on to some light...