NEWS AND YOUR VIEWS FOR OUR DISTRICT

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New chapter for Greenways

After months of waiting, the Greenways Trust staff and workers can finally work under the same roof.

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World link begins at Mangawhai

New Zealand's future high-speed data connection with the rest of the world has been opened, with Prime Minister John Key…

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Tragedy on the Kaipara bar

"It is a terrible piece of water and conditions can change in an instant."…

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Tinopai School celebrates centenary

Tinopai School marked 100 years of education on the weekend, with past staff and students joining in on the…

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Young designer’s succe

A young Mangawhai designer recently launched her range of children's and teenage swimwear that she has personally…

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A little goes a long way

Dargaville couple Josie Scott and Graeme Ramsey are packing up their lives and heading for West Africa for one year to…

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Festivities in Maungaturoto

The township of Maungaturoto is going to be busy in the month of December as the community come together with …

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Changes at Kumarani

Six years ago Jenny Huriwai ran away and joined the circus, literally, taking on the role of Northland manager of…

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Reviving beauty business

Nina Quan has always been passionate about hands-on beauty therapy and skin care.…

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Legal practice expanding

It is almost two years since Emma Smith established Tailored Legal Solutions Limited in Dargaville, and already the…

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Kenpo master visits Northland

Northland Kenpo Karate has received high praise during a visit from Kenpo Master Graham Lelliott from California…

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Enjoying the trade

Emma Ihaka works at Maungaturoto Auto Centre for Mike and Jacqui Donald and has 20 years experience as a mechanic.…

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Anglers tackle the Kaipara

Once again, keen anglers from far and wide will cast a line in the Kaipara Harbour in the hope of being crowned King …

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Small details, big reward

Regardless of your fishing experience, having good quality gear and a basic understanding of the tides can go a long…

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Getting out past the breakers

Since the dawn of time, when mankind first went after the elusive 'big one', the goal of getting a baited hook out …

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Advent with a twist

Charly Draper of Matakohe has created an advent calendar with a twist. Based on beauty products she hopes to bring a…

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Happy steps for children

Happy Steps Early Learning Centre opened at 90 Logan Street, Dargaville this week providing childcare for children up to…

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A dog’s tail …

Well gidday readas. Lotsta shear with you all 'cos Boss an' me just bean on a road trip ina farm ute ta Horks Bay, …

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On the rural radar

Record avocado outlook Good news for Kaipara growers, with new figures showing New Zealand horticultural exports,…

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Letter To The Editor

This year there will be no Kaipara Vintage Machinery tractors in the Christmas parade. Why not? Beca…

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What's On?

Dargaville Parkinson's Northland. End of year social event, festive lunch. Northern Wairoa Hotel De…

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