Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 17 August

By Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne, Moana Makapelu Lee

Rereātea brings you the latest news live from the Māori Television newsroom.

Today Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne and Moana Makapelu Lee take you through the top stories of the day:

Lisa Carrington (Te Aitanga a Māhaki, Ngāti Porou) has claimed the Gold Medal in the K1 200m race at the Rio Olympics. Next on the cards for Carrington is the K1 500m race later today.

And we cover the Koroneihana kawe mate for Tainui.

Tune in to Māori Television at 5:30 for all the details on all of our top stories, or visit our website, Facebook or Twitter page.