Equestrian teacher retires after 70 years in the saddle

By Farida Master Ninety-one-year-old Marie Morgan is a reluctant retiree, about to give up the reins to her riding school after teaching horse riding to...

Saint Kentigern College wins NZ Co-ED title

Saint Kentigern College has won the National Co-Ed Schools 1st XV final in Palmerston North on Sunday. St Kents beat St Andrew’s in the play-off...

Golden Girl- local Triathlete amongst the medals at ITU events

By Jim Birchall  Howick local Ainsley Thorpe has picked up gold and bronze medals in Europe and Canada as part of the New Zealand Triathlon...

Sideline abuse never okay

LETTER Over the weekend during the finals of a kids’ soccer tournament, my nine-year-old son Cailean was subjected to verbal abuse from two parents of...

A fair cop- Garry Honoured

By Jim Birchall Local police officer Garry Boles has won a scholarship to study abroad. Senior Constable Garry Boles honoured for outstanding contributions to New Zealand Police. Police staff...

Police busy after cars stolen

Counties Manukau East Police apprehended two youths after a vehicle stolen from Highland Park was spotted by officers in Howick this morning. The police Eagle helicopter...

Cook St Crash

A vehicle was involved in an accident on Cook St on Sunday 8 September, causing extensive damage to property and infrastructure.  In a statement received...

WatchMojo Māori launched in Aotearoa

WatchMojo Maori launched during Maori language week Māori Television and Te Māngai Pāho have launched WatchMojo Māori at an event kicking off Te Wiki o te Reo...

Flex appeal – Age no barrier to CrossFit glory

Cockle Bay resident Amy Myring is on top of the world after claiming gold at the NZ CrossFit nationals competition held at the Avantidome...

Local elections 2019

Tofik Mamedov (East Vision) Standing for Local Board, Pakuranga Subdivision and council for the Howick Ward Tofik Mamedov migrated as a teenager from Baku, Azerbaijan. He has...


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