East Care overnight service critical for east Auckland

It was gutting to learn early last week that East Care has been forced into a position where they will be discontinuing their overnight...

Feedback March 1

Half Moon Bay Boat ramp In early January the boat ramp in Half Moon Bay suffered damage thanks to a storm coupled with a king...

Go Girls: Kiwi Sportswomen are world-beaters

I cannot think of any time when women’s sport in New Zealand has been as strong as it is now. In netball, rugby, sevens, kayaking...

COVID-19: More needed from government package-Brown

The government this week announced a $12 billion economic package to help businesses and Kiwi families who will be struggling as a result of...

OPINION: Silver Ferns do us proud

How fitting Silver Ferns stalwarts Laura Langman, Maria Folau, Casey Kopua and Katrina Rore will bow out of international netball as reigning world champions having...

All Blacks have fullbacks galore

With the injured Jordie Barrett out for the season and Ben Smith taking his sabbatical, one would think the All Blacks face a fullback...

HISTORY: Howick’s birthday, How-ick-citing!

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary in 2022, the Times continues its series by ALAN LA ROCHE giving readers a...

Coronavirus Covid-19 – fear puts us in as much risk

Fear puts us at risk just as much as the coronavirus. Being constantly fearful creates prolonged exposure to stress hormones which weakens our immune systems...

Ross: There are alternatives to new taxes

        Last week, Auckland Council voted 13-7 to keep pressing forward in their attempt to impose a new regional fuel tax on Auckland. National has consistently...

Is it possible to live ‘normally’ with IBS?

READER'S LETTER I was watching the news on TV1 the other night and Mandy Lloyd reported a case of a young lady, Danielle Barber, being...

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