Firmer property values

A SLIGHT increase in property values in Gisborne is significant in that it reverses a downward trend, says Quotable Value New Zealand...

CHOPPER CHAMPS
Wainui Beach School children donned red and yellow dress-ups today to raise money for the 2015 Westpac Chopper Appeal. Students dressed up and...
IMPASSIONED haka and waiata greeted several EIT Tairawhiti graduates as they were presented with their certificates, diplomas and degrees at the...
WATER restrictions will continue to be needed from time to time, Gisborne District Council has been told by shared services science manager Lois...
A GOVERNMENT drinking water subsidy scheme accessed by Gisborne and Wairoa District Councils will come to an end this year...
FOOTBALL - “VOTE for me.” That’s the plea from football-mad Gisborne girl Talia Chetty, who is hoping to be chosen as a Kia Mascot Mate for the FIFA...
CYCLING - A WORLD champion’s pre-race tip and wise words from her husband inspired Nan Baker to “the best gold I’ve ever earned”...
SURF LIFESAVING - GETTING a taste of action in the hottest of surf sport cauldrons has intensified the competitive fire among young Midway...
PHOTOGRAPHY - ONE photographer was made homeless during the course of preparing for the show. One used her camera as a tool to help overcome a...
THOUGH perhaps better known for the visual arts, Tairawhiti Museum is tapping into some of the most exciting young musical talents in the country for...
IT may seem like only yesterday but New Year’s Eve was four months ago and those behind the Rhythm and Vines music festival are well into planning...
Support for a changed New Zealand flag, always luke warm at best, seems to be waning — which throws in serious doubt the method the Government has...
This year’s haul of 4000 cannabis plants from the annual police drugs operation in the Gisborne region shows “weed” is rife in our district and also...
The devastation of the Nepal earthquake is almost impossible to comprehend for people living in a developed country, even for New Zealanders who have...
ON Saturday morning I drove to my hometown of Gisborne to attend the reopening of the War Memorial Theatre and the concert after it, as my mother...
NOTHING else could encourage the unity of thousands such as happened at dawn on Saturday. And nor should there be...
AS it has done for the past 100 years, Tolaga Bay made a huge effort during this Anzac weekend to honour those from our community who have served...
Jason Koia’s response (April 25) to my letter the day before is as careless as his reading of other evidence. I did not allege, as he says, that...
I have not written to the paper for a long time but have been keeping myself busy working on different projects and generally having a ball, what...
To Jason Koia, who wants a judicial inquiry into sovereignty matters. Sovereignty may be ceded in three ways — through cession by treaty, through...
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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Should Gisborne District Council adopt a 12-point resolution that calls on the Government to negotiate an “acceptable” Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement? The resolution has been adopted by nine other councils in New Zealand and is supported by opponents of the large trade deal being negotiated between 12 Pacific-rim countries.

See also: TPP resolution to be revisited, April 18 story

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