Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 7 September

Reporters Wikitōria Day and Harata Brown, and Native Affairs' Ward Kamo bring you today's latest news direct from the Māori Television newsroom.

In today's news:

* Rena update, tonight we'll hear submissions for resource consents

* Rio Paralympics - The Spirit of Gold

Coming up tonight on Native Affairs:

* Nehe Milne-Skudder exclusive

* Story of a young Māori man, heavily intoxicated, who died in Police custody

* Native producer Adrian Stevanon has returned from West Papua, a first time in a long time Western reporters have been allowed onto that part of the island.

Tune in to Te Kāea later today at 5:30pm with live subtitles, and 7pm (repeat), and Native Affairs tonight at 8:30pm or via livestream on