17 Oct 2011

Te Manu Korihi News for 17 October 2011

From Morning Report, 6:27 am on 17 October 2011

Southland Fish and Game has reports that the disease responsible for killing kanakana or lamprey eels in the Mataura and Waikawa, may be present in four other Rivers; Four years on since the 2007 national police raids and the matter is still dragging on in court; The Chairman of a Tauranga iwi Ngai te Rangi, says it still feels emotional about the stranded container ship Rena; A senior Ratana Minister says he may have the support of church members in becoming an MP, but that doesn't mean they will vote for him.