Wetlands proposal on hold

AN expensive $45 million disinfection process might still be needed for the city’s wastewater if an experiment shows a wetland complex will not work...

YOUNG WARRIORS
Rutene Road Kindergarten took the stage yesterday, including these five fearsome tongue-pokers, during the third day of the Turanganui Maori Cultural...
WHETHER you look at business development, improved access to health services, digital literacy and education or investment opportunities, one thing...
EVERYDAY people doing exceptional things were the toast of the town last night as Gisborne honoured its local heroes...
THE fire service and other fire protection specialists are urging marae committees around the region to review fire safety measures heading into...
SPEEDWAY - SPRINTCARS and six-shooters will lead the charge at the Eastland Group Raceway tomorrow night and the streetstock “best pairs” will be...
CRICKET - THE Danny Gibbs-coached Gisborne Boys’ High School side continue to lead the Doleman Cup cricket competition alongside defending champions...
GYMNASTICS - GISBORNE’S 21 competitors brought home 69 medals from the Eastern Bay of Plenty gymnastics competition in Whakatane this month...
ENTERTAINMENT - THE last time Kiwi band Mi-Sex played in Gisborne, the band members were fully focused on catering for the vegetarians among them...
MUSIC - ARTISTS from all over the world will soon start arriving to tune up for the 2014 Gisborne International Music Competition and one, in...
THEATRE - CROSS-dresssing. Slapstick. Songs. And silliness. All the ingredients are in place for a resurgence of the traditional pantomime with...
With just a few days to run in the 13-month-long Gigatown competition, Gisborne people are putting in one last effort to secure a unique opportunity...
After 13 months of effort in the Gigatown competition, building into an inspirational community-wide push for success over the last month, there is...
Few leaders of a major political party in New Zealand have started their reign facing the challenges that Labour’s Andrew Little does...
Re: Division over Treaty ruling, November 15 story, and the recent Waitangi Tribunal ruling that Nga Puhi rangatira did not cede sovereignty when...
GIGATOWN — Just when you thought we’d won the competition . . . wait . . . there’s more. Our Plan for Gig Success needs your vote...
WHAT’S ON IN COUNCIL THIS WEEK - WASTEWATER management committee Thursday afternoon. Like the freshwater advisory group which reported progress last...
Re: Lack of respect galling, November 19 letter...
Re: Unfair treatment for some foresters, Nov 19 letter...
Re: Did council act in best interest of ratepayers? November 11 letter...
Gisborne - Plan For Gig Success
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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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