Cook Island Police arrest two Kiwi fauna thieves

Police have arrested two New Zealander’s in connection with the theft of fauna, fruits and coconuts in the Arorangi District this morning. Investigations by Police CIB led to the arrest of the two suspects late Sunday afternoon. Commissioner of Police Maara Tetava said he is pleased with the outcome of the team’s investigations. “Our detectives have been working hard and very long hours on this investigation and others. “Because the ‘fauna thieves’ are currently before the courts I cannot make no more comment, but I would like to assure the…

Wellington family finally finish bar of Palmolive soap

The Carrohan family from Johnsonville, Wellington, are having a bittersweet send-off ceremony today for the yellow bar of Palmolive soap that has been sitting on the windowsill in the kitchen for nearly three decades. Patriarch of the family William Carrohan inherited the intense bar of semi-immortal soap from his mother’s house after she passed away in 1991, where it had washed hands by the dozen Taking up pride of place above the kitchen sink, the indestructible harsh-smelling soap has sat in a puddle of hard bubbles of its own making…