Topic: Rereātea - Midday News

Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 2 October

By Kimiora Kaire-Melbourne, Wikitōria Day

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

In today's news:

-Developing story as a promising young Māori basketball player Jaylen Gerrand is injured in a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon approximately 13 people have been killed and 20 injured.

-The Ōpōtiki Pā wars kicks off today and brings together whānau, hapū and marae to participate in rugby and netball tournaments

-The Secondary School Basketball semi final championships are underway and will be live streamed on Māori Televisions website

-While Te Kāea also follows the progress of Geoff Ruha's primary kapa haka preparing for the Primary School Nationals.

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