Farewell to Barack

Farewell to Barack

Jenny Champion riding Barack Obama at the Blackrock North Island 60km CTR Championship. PHOTO/DEBBIE MORRIS BECKIE WILSON [email protected] When it comes to 20-year-old endurance horse Barack Obama, age is just a number. The big-hearted Wairarapa horse that rose...

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Carer ‘live-streams’ abuse

Carer ‘live-streams’ abuse

Man unwittingly broadcasts tirade against dementia patient   A carer unknowingly live-streamed himself swearing and threatening a frail elderly woman with severe dementia. Mark Antony Clement, 47, pleaded guilty to ill treatment of a vulnerable adult in Masterton...

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Fighting for our youth

Fighting for our youth

A community fights for its youth. All those responsible for getting the Wairarapa Youth Charitable Trust up and running checking out the new facility on Dixon St. Laurence Titter is fourth from left in the back row, and Billy Graham is fourth from left in the front...

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