Farmer confidence here is highest in the country

A NEW farm confidence survey for the East Coast North Island region shows a high proportion of farmers expect increases in both farm productivity and...

Cool lids created for cancer society
A GISBORNE seamstress took to her sewing machine to help boost winter woolly numbers for the Gisborne Cancer Society...
THOUGH he heard a lot about him, Cliff Curtis never got to meet the late Genesis Potini, the Gisborne man he plays in much-hyped new Kiwi movie The...
FOLLOWING consultation with almost 1000 individuals and organisations, an independent safety review into the forestry industry is expected to release...
GISBORNE-based business Eastland Group is challenging fellow businesses in the district to signup for “speed of light” internet by getting behind the...
RODEO - THREE East Coast-trained cowboys will make up almost a third of a New Zealand high-schools team that will take on Australia this year...
BASKETBALL - SHAQ Hohipa-Wilson will lead the reborn Turanga Health Rising Suns team into battle when the Central Basketball League tips off at the...
RUGBY - STOP TK. Stop Pirates. That was the feeling of some High School Old Boys supporters after their side beat YMP 16-9 to book a place in the Lee...
FILM - MOVING from roles as background-Mexican-baddie to leading man, Cliff Curtis’s Hollywood profile has been going gangbusters. Then he packed on...
CULTURE - IF he has to go into the studio, he will, but for Filipino photographer Tony Ganal the real joy is photographing dancers in...
FILM - WHEN Tom Hern hits the red carpet for the Gisborne premiere of The Dark Horse on Saturday, he may be looking a little harried...
A MAJOR scientific review of neonicotinoid and fipronil pesticides (neonics) confirms they are causing significant damage to a wide range of...
A WEEK of sunshine following the shortest day, some tidy lambs and over 1000 decent in-lamb ewes seemed to encourage a good bench of buyers at...
Re: Stars coming into alignment for Navigations Project, at last — June 26...
A board of inquiry decision to provisionally decline resource consent for a $90 million flyover by the Basin Reserve has huge ramifications for the...
The Eastland Community Trust’s summary annual report inserted in last Wednesday’s Gisborne Herald included a Capital Preservation graphic that has...
The Peel Street toilets have not been in the news so much since unsuccessful mayoral candidate Luke Donnelly took the council to the Environment...
POLICE Superintendent Wally Haumaha announced last week that 12 new Maori inspectors will be at the heart of police regional decision-taking, as part...
WHAT’S ON IN COUNCIL THIS WEEK - MY , how scary — the seventh month of the year is almost over. The good thing about that is summer is coming!...
by Gwynne Dyer...
Re: Time to take railway north, July 23 letter...
Hansard press release of exchange between Labour leader David Cunliffe and Prime Minister John Key in Parliament yesterday...
Re: Simple steps to an efficient rail line, July 23 letter...
There was “pandamonium” at Taipei Zoo the day we visited, with thousands of excited adults and children queueing up to see Yuan Zai, the giant panda...
Justine Tyerman is mesmerised by the exquisite gold mosaics at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul . . . Hagia Sophia in Istanbul is one of the world’s greatest...
In 2013, after our two six-month trips on the inland waterways of the UK in a (not so) leaky boat, Barry and I bravely took the plunge and returned...
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...
National Volunteer Week began yesterday and runs through to Saturday. The theme for the awareness-raising national promotion is “naku te rourou nau...
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THE GUIDE AS AT JULY 10, 2014
Te Wananga o Aotearoa is marking Matariki (the Maori New Year) with a special whanau show at their Whirikoka Campus on Saturday (12noon-6pm)...
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