Maori voters need to be mindful say Kingi
Politicians maybe on holiday at the moment but rest assured they’ll be planning for their campaigns next year. According to our political Maori analyst, Maori will be looking at the impact this government has had on them this year, and who we need to be mindful of to determine next year’s winners.
Huarewa: Celebrating the Otara Maori wardens
During the holidays there's one group that continues to work tirelessly. The Maori wardens are watching over, looking after, and offering words of advice to the Otara community, in South Auckland. Lynn Brown is leading a group of wardens to help get teenagers to turn their lives around and be the best they can be.
60’s comedy duo Lou and Simon bids farewell to Lou
Lou and Simon a comedy pop vocal duo from the 60’s lost one of its members today. Lou Clauson died at the age of 85. Lou and Simon were famously known for their comedy vocal pieces. Although Clauson wasn’t Maori, he sang with many Maori who considered him to be whanau.
Changes to student allowance impacted on Maori students says Ross
It’s been a big year for our students across the country. Earlier the president Te Wairoa, the Maori student body at Waikato University join me to talk about the ups and downs of the past year.
Weather dampens camper spirits
There's good news on the horizon as the weather looks set to clear just in time for New Years. But that's come too late for some campers who have already returned home after a weekend of heavy downpour soaked parts of the Coromandel like Pauanui, Cooks Beach, and Whitianga.
Kelston domestic results in shooting
A 39 year old man is in a stable condition in Auckland hospital after he was allegedly shot by his wife on Friday night. Brent Dudley was shot at a house in the Auckland suburb of Kelston.
Search continues for missing man of Maunganui Bluff
Search for a missing 27-year-old fisherman is expected to resume today off Northland's west coast. Relatives of the man will be searching north of Maunganui Bluff, northwest of Dargaville.