26 Aug 2011

Manu Korihi News for 26 August 2011

From Morning Report, 6:27 am on 26 August 2011

A Whangarei Whanau Ora manager says the cost of power and food is driving more elderly people to seek help; A Whangarei kuia says the Ngunguru sandspit may now be safe from development - but land south of the spit needs protection too; The Maori Party say it's not phased by criticism by the Tai Tokerau MP, Hone Harawira, which the caucus says is just Hone being Hone; An American boutique brewery has created a Belgian-style beer called Maori King - and says it didn't know there is a Maori monarch.