From the archives

10 years ago. August 28, 2012.

30 years ago

August 25, 1992

A full-on challenge to the Department of Conservation and Environment for allegedly dragging their feet on plans to replace the Memorial Cross on the Mount will come to a head this Saturday.

25 years ago

August 26, 1997

Water bills for Gisborne and Sunbury residents will rise by an average of $40, figures released by Western Water last week show.

20 years ago

August 27, 2002

Western Water is warning residents to beware of door-to-door callers claiming to do water quality tests to sell water filters.

10 years ago

August 28, 2012

Council of women. There’s been a call-out for more female candidates to contest the local government elections. Sarah Harris does the council rounds.