Mind Lab is on its way

EASTLAND Community Trust and Activate Tairawhiti say they have delivered the region’s first economic development initiative — one that will...

Launched career on right foot
Lana Phillips began dancing at age seven, the now 21-year-old international dancer is excited to see what happens next...
PULTRON Composites has been fined $25,000 after one of its employees was injured at its Gisborne pultrusion plant last November...
ALTHOUGH Gisborne will be the first city in the world to welcome 2015, that is still not soon enough for the town’s impatient clock...
ST ANDREW’S Church has decided to relocate the annual Carols in the Vines to the church, after dreary weather continues to foil outdoor carols...
CRICKET - POVERTY Bay bounced back from two losses on the opening day of their Northern Districts secondary schools cricket tournament to beat Bay of...
CRICKET - POVERTY Bay’s hopes of winning their first Northern Districts secondary schoolboys’ cricket title are over after two twenty20 losses on the...
SWIMMING - GISBORNE swimmer Joshua Taylor-Martin broke a New Zealand record set before he was born at the Victorian age group championships in...
FILM - CHATTERING away in the background as Australian actor Dustin Clare talks on the phone is what he calls “our little timeline”...
THERE will be “halls decked” and “angels singing” all over the place over the next week with no fewer than three Christmas carolling events planned...
IT is getting down to the pointy end of New Year’s planning and team Rhythm and Vines have made it a bit easier with today’s release of their...
Comparing the ethnicities of female victims of violence over four recent months produced a confronting figure for this district — of 288 women...
The findings of the Waitangi Tribunal in the final part of its report into iwi Treaty grievances in respect of Lake Waikaremoana leave the government...
Parliament has risen for the year and like other New Zealanders our small army of MPs will be looking forward to the beach . . . but their holidays...
FOR “shall”, substitute “may”. For example, change “countries signing this climate change treaty ‘shall’ state how much they are going to cut their...
WHAT’S ON IN COUNCIL THIS WEEK - WITH a bit of luck, absolutely nothing is happening in council this week that requires the presence or attention of...
WHEN somebody says it is time to move on, it means there is something deeply embarrassing that they don’t want to discuss in public. President Barack...
Great to see the way the War Memorial Theatre reconstruction is coming along — it looks and sounds amazing...
My heart goes out to the Cooper clan who have lost their mum, grandmother and great gran. I know the pain they are feeling, even though all knew it...
Re: Move back or butt out, Dec 11 letter...
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...
RERE School marked its 100-year milestone with centennial celebrations earlier this year but there are a few mysteries from the past to be solved...
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...

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