Articles By: Karla Akuhata

Maori culture the key


THERE aren’t many men in New Zealand’s kindergartens, and even fewer Maori ones, but Reweti Elliott is proud to be bucking the trend. An early…

Water splits council


WATER is forcing a split within Whakatane District Council, with the mayor supportive of a Chinese company’s expansion plans for an Otakiri bottling plant and…

Bottled water backlash


REVELATIONS an Otakiri bottling company pays an annual fee of $2003 to take 700,000 litres of water per day has raised the ire of some…