Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 13 October

Our online reporters Wikitōria Day and Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne bring you today's latest news direct from the Māori Television newsroom.

In today's news:

* Historical Māori Land March led by Dame Whina Cooper at age 79, remembered today.

* The funeral of 10-year-old Alex Fisher will take place at the Salvation Army centre in Levin today.

* Ngāi Tūhoe Black Ferns speedster, Stacey Waaka has been named to the Women's New Zealand Development Sevens.

Tune in to Te Kāea later today at 5:30pm with live subtitles, and 7pm (repeat).