Articles By: Mark Rieder

Anchor ornament draws attention

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AN antique anchor on Whakatane resident Barry Caulfield’s front lawn has attracted the attention of his neighbours and the ire of his wife. Mr Caulfield,…

Seventy and still fleecing them

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THE heyday of sheep shearing – during which numerous shearing gangs were employed clipping the nation’s huge sheep flock – may be over, but there…

Driver nearly sinks car

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A MOTORIST almost drove off the Whakatane Wharf on Friday after losing control of the vehicle. The driver, who has not been identified, was approaching…

Water bottler mulls China sale

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  AWAKERI water bottling company Otakiri Springs is negotiating the sale of its bottling facility to a subsidiary of China’s Nongfu Spring Natural Mineral Water…