Victims of time

GISBORNE children with a parent in prison face a sentence of their own for a crime they did not commit...

SUMMERTIME
School is out and summer is here . . . for the next couple of days anyway. The MetService updated 10-day forecast says the next two days are hot and...
ANDREW Street residents say the “relentless” torrent of heavy trucks using the street as a shortcut has left them sleep-deprived and concerned for...
GISBORNE is ready for the pending arrival of around 20,000 New Year revellers, Mayor Meng Foon says...
PRESERVING native wildlife, plants and water quality is a key objective of a new draft management plan for Waihirere Domain...
DEFENDING Doleman Cup champions Pirates go into tomorrow’s final against OBR at Harry Barker Reserve unbeaten this season...
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...
ENTERTAINMENT - NOT long after the BW Summer Festival is on in Gisborne, in a snowy landscape on the other side of the world, there is a music...
FILM - “I WANT to thank the people of Gisborne!” an overwhelmed Tom Hern said at last week’s Rialto Channel New Zealand Film Awards at which the...
ARTS - ARTIST Anthony Davies seems to like doing things in multiples of 10...
The importance of trials next year to see if it is possible to recharge the Matokitoki Aquifer cannot be overstated — and it is only one of the major...
THE greatest challenge facing New Zealand’s universities is to act as incubators, brain trusts, social critics, businesses and buskers while...
Saving the district’s ratepayers by not going ahead with a planned $1 million upgrade of the central business district is the sort of thing Gisborne...
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...
I would like to say what a very special place Te Wiremu House is, with a very special manager and clinical manager. At a time when I went thorough a...
Re: Young workers are being treated badly, December 18 letter...
With the mad season upon us, and so much talk of road safety, it’s time I shared a survey of driving habits from last summer. In my drives in and out...
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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