Weir for water sports, river to ‘former glory’

GISBORNE water sports enthusiasts want to bring the Taruheru River back to its “former glory” — to widen the river and make a community asset...

A head for fundraising CanTeen cash
A COMMUNITY fundraiser for CanTeen led by a Te Karaka teenager battling cancer raised hundreds of dollars yesterday...
A POOR decision-making process had cast a shadow over a fantastic forthcoming event — the opening of the C Company Memorial Gallery — Gisborne...
GISBORNE’S Gigatown “army” is set to bring the Telethon concept into the 21st century with a Tweet-athon...
BIG changes will be seen on the Gigatown leaderboard today with Gisborne about to be docked thousands of ineligible supporter registrations, after...
JUDO - GISBORNE Judo Club young guns Carlos Hihi and Liam Mackay capped outstanding seasons with national titles in Christchurch...
GISBORNE’S Aaron Manson did not achieve his top-50 target at the International Practical Shooting Confederation World Shoot in Florida but was...
RUGBY - POVERTY B ay fullback Ethine Reeves knew he was “in with a shout” of being picked for the Heartland XV after being told to make sure his...
PHOTOGRAPHY - RURAL nurse Mabel Vos had such poor hearing that, even as a young woman, she had to wear a hearing aid, but there was nothing wrong...
PHOTOGRAPHY - CALLING coast kids with pets . . . a travelling photographer is on her way and is seeking models for her next book...
ARTS - A GISBORNE artist has drawn on his ancestral connections to the ocean for the works he will exhibit at San Francisco creative space The...
NUHAKA ’s Nancy Crawshaw has taken out a major Australasian stock judging award...
VENDORS of well-conditioned store lambs, and the heavy lambs and ewes in the prime section, benefited from intensified interest in such animals — and...
HEALTHIER stock, protected staff and peace of mind are some big pluses for acting early when vaccinating calves this spring against leptospirosis...
The erection of six large pou in Kelvin Park without the public being told has been high-handed and angered many people. It has also cast a shadow...
The $26 million price tag is eye-watering but the time is right for New Zealanders to decide whether we want to change our national flag — and that...
The rapid rise in Gisborne’s supporter registrations for the Gigatown competition over the past 10 days — from equal-last on about 8000 to a close...
THE Gigatown infection is a strange affliction. Initially, the immune system protects you from its invasion. Your general busy-ness and the hustle...
BEING labelled a “disabled person” myself, I am part of the 24 percent of New Zealanders living with a disability...
THE front-page headline in Saturday’s paper — ‘No permission’ for big carvings on Kelvin Park — gave me hope, and I was so glad councillor Andy...
Re: We should be outraged, Oct 30 letter...
Local government law insists that when an elected member has an interest in a council matter, greater than the public at large, they must declare...
I would like to thank Don Selby, Graeme Carroll, Steve Weatherell, Dean McQuoid and Neil Buchanan of the shortline rail group, Hawke’s Bay Regional...
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Justine Tyerman overcomes her fear of solo travel and revises her ideas about coach tours . . ...
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...
Temperence and stamina are needed for life onboard a Danube River cruise ship. Passengers on the French-owned CroisiEurope MS Beethoven are assailed...
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...
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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