Articles By: Sven Carlsson

Kutarere Church to be restored

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THE less-loved of two religious twins will be rescued from the brink of neglect. Kutarere resident Trevor Ransfield said a decision to restore the Kutarere…

Radio technology boost

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THE merging of radio technology with a digital backbone and services is about to offer serious advantages to anyone who uses radio communications in the…

Mussels action needed now

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RESEARCHERS say that unless action is taken mussels will disappear completely from Ohiwa Harbour. A triple-whammy of starfish, silt and pollution has reduced mussel numbers…

Road safety meeting well attended

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A WELL-ATTENDED road safety meeting was held at the Waiotahe Settlers Hall on Wednesday afternoon. New Zealand Transport Agency Bay of Plenty highway manager Niclas…

Sheep dog trials attract big field

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A TOTAL of 300 sheep, 200 dogs, 80 competitors and 40 spectators enjoyed themselves over the weekend as the Opotiki Sheep Dog Trial Club hosted their trials. Club spokesman…

Wainui to be made safer in 2018

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TRAVEL along Wainui Road between Ohope and Opotiki is to be made safer next year. NZ Transport Agency spokesman Andrew Hill said safety improvements to…

Burglary video unseen

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WHAKATANE police cannot watch surveillance footage of a burglary in progress because they do not have a computer for the task. Senior Sergeant Mark van…