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BEEHIVES collecting manuka honey have been put on properties without the knowledge of the owners in what was described at the District Council’s...

Biggest Easter egg hunt . . . ever
The Easter bunny has a busy Easter weekend ahead to hide more than 5000 chocolate eggs in preparation for the city’s biggest-ever egg hunt...
RESIDENTS of Ryman Healthcare’s Kiri Te Kanawa Retirement Village have again asked Gisborne District Council to widen Gwyneth Place...
THE first steps to creating a freedom camping bylaw in Gisborne are under way but those responsible for drawing up regulations are warning there...
BALD is beautiful. Farmers customers were taken by surprise when they walked through the store’s Gladstone Road entrance yesterday morning to see...
SWIMMING - CAMPION College student Matt Scott took on some of New Zealand’s top swimmers at Mt Maunganui at the weekend in the fifth of six swims in...
JUDO - GISBORNE Judo Club’s Tom McKenzie and Carlos Hihi announced their arrival on the international scene with silver-medal-winning performances at...
SPEEDWAY - THE East Coast Eels covered themselves in glory on Saturday night when they smashed the Rotorua Ratbags off the track to win the New...
MUSIC - ANTHONIE Tonnon scales Mangere Mountain with a guy sporting a mullet, a porn-star moustache and odd shoes, the pair deep in discussion about...
COMEDY - PETA Mathias sold her old house in Auckland to buy her new house in France which, the new house not yet being liveable, has for the time...
THROUGH it’s name, Horowhenua band Under The Sun triggers a bit of Gisborne songwriting history (see left) but, as guitarist Garry “Guzzy” Hibbs...
A perfect storm seems to have struck the National-led Government as it waits anxiously today for the outcome of the Northland by-election...
Anyone doubting the importance of roading and the costs involved in just keeping the network viable has only to read the draft regional land...
From agony to ecstasy, that was the range of emotions the Black Caps put a whole country through last night before qualifying for the World Cup...
IN Deepening Community, Paul Born writes: “We live in community. It’s in our DNA. We need one another plain and simple. Community shapes our identity...
THE new bus stop at the inner harbour is only a small part of what has been changed and is restricting boat user access to the sea. Talk around...
READING your editorial on Saturday, March 14 and lead story the previous day, I just wonder what has produced this attack of amnesia...
Who said support for the rail was declining? Only an unnamed reporter in your paper. This is a misinterpretation of the natural decline of issues in...
Re the future of the Gisborne railway line, as referred to in letters in Thursday’s edition following the reported remark by Mayor Meng that the...
In the age of social media, Google and smartphones it sometimes seems like information is always just a click away, but that hasn’t stopped...
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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