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Whangārei-Swanson Railway Reopens

KiwiRail spokesperson, Bernie Henare says it's part of Government's $204.5M PGF investment to revitalise Northland rail
6 hours, 20 minutes

Te Hiku Mōrehu Prepare for Ratana 25th

Te Kao kuia, Leni Kapa says Jan 25th marks the celebration of the birth of Tahupotiki Wiremu Ratana, founder of the Ratana faith
6 hours, 21 minutes

Kaitaia Community Group Back in Action

Kaitaia Open the Curtain community group manager, Trudy Brown says help is available for housing issues, food and back to school
6 hours, 21 minutes

Tributes Flow Ahead of Ratana 25th

Māori Council leader, Maanu Paul acknowledges the importance of the Ratana movement in Māori religious and political history
6 hours, 23 minutes

Fire Fighters in Northland Overwhelmed

Fire and Emergency NZ Pou Takawaenga Māori, Albert Cash says emergency fire services have been inundated with call-outs
1 day, 2 hours

Crown Announcements Expected at Waitangi

Mike Smith of Ngāpuhi, Ngāti Kahu says iwi leaders met with Government yesterday to discuss iwi expectations ahead of Waitangi
1 day, 2 hours

Hoff-Nielsen to Stand in NRC Byelection

Following John Bain's resignation over Māori Seats, former Green Party candidate Darlene Tana Hoff-Nielsen is vying for the seat
2 days, 6 hours

"Talk to Our Mokopuna"

Te Aupōuri kuia, Leni Kapa emphasises the importance of keeping in contact with the younger generations to enhance wellbeing
2 days, 6 hours

Kaumātua Encourages All to Speak Māori

Ngāti Kura kaumātua, Nau Epiha says te reo Māori doesn't discriminate and everyone in Aotearoa has a reason to speak te reo
2 days, 6 hours

Kaumātua Visits Heads of Tūpuna in Sydney

Sydney was the main route for trafficking mokomōkai. Kaumātua Rihari Dargaville has recently returned from the Australian Museum
3 days, 5 hours

Kaitaia Pātaka Kai Provides to Whānau in Need

Food vouchers, donations have been made available to the community in Kaitaia over the summer break to ease pressure on whānau
3 days, 5 hours

Waitangi Preparations Underway

Tohe Ashby of Ngāti Hine says the relevance of Te Tiriti o Waitangi today continues to be challenged
3 days, 5 hours

Northland Drought, Fires Due to Climate Change

Climate Change Iwi Leaders Group chair Mike Smith says climate change is hitting Northland and local authorities need to act now
3 days, 5 hours

Whānau Most Important Post-COVID Xmas Gift

Hauraki correspondent, Johnson Watene reflects on the year that was, places emphasis on importance of whānau
1 month

Remembering Those We've Lost This Xmas

Ngāti Kurī kumātua, Pineaha Murray pays respects to those who have passed on, says their absence is felt especially at this time
1 month

Government Ihumātao Purchase Makes History

The $30Mil purchase is the first case where govt funds have been directed to settling whenua disputes outside of Treaty process
1 month

Māra Kai, Food Sovereignty and Maramataka

Maramataka expert, Rereata Makiha says the well-being of Māori communities lies within traditional Māori ways of life
1 month

Whales, Rongoā Continues to Help Save Kauri

According to rongoā expert, Tohe Ashby, the whakapapa link between kauri and whales is key in curing kauri dieback
1 month

"Te Mea Nui o Te Ao, He Kōrero"

Renowned Te Kao kuia, Leni Kapa says the most important thing in the world, especially for Māori, is communication
1 month

Māori Wards a Treaty Obligation

Te Rarawa chair, Haami Piripi says in order to honour the Treaty and practice partnership, Māori wards must be established
1 month

Oranga Tamariki "Structural Issues" Excuse Doesn't Cut It

Leader of the Māori review for Oranga Tamariki, Dame Naida Glavish says someone needs to take responsibility for OT failure
1 month

Access to Te Reo a Right for Māori

Ngāti Kura kaumātua, Nau Epiha says pathways for te reo Māori to be learnt by all Māori, especially kids, must be set in place
1 month

Lisa Te Heuheu New CE of Te Ohu Kaimoana

Te Ohu Kaimoana has appointed their very first wahine, Lisa Te Heuheu, to the role of Te Mātārae (Chief Executive)
1 month

How Sunburn Affects Land

Advocate for sustainable living, Jared Hiakita says just as people protect their skin from sunburn, land also needs protection
1 month

Northland Fire Restrictions Imposed

Fire and Emergency NZ Pou Takawaenga Māori, Albert Cash is urging whānau to be vigilant of fire danger as summer heats up
1 month

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