All articles by Mykeljon Winckel

Mykeljon Winckel is the managing director and editor of elocal Magazine.

All You Need Is Love

Editors Note

by Mykeljon Winckel

Elocal Editors Note Just as the Beatles penned a major smash hit in 1967 it resonated around the world as continues to be the mantra of nations and in particular our wonderful nation under the prime ministerial leadership of the honourable P.M. Ardern. …

elocal – the only 100% locally owned and produced free to home publication in Franklin

by Mykeljon Winckel

elocal, is 100% locally owned, unlike other publications in the area. The whole team, including owner Mykeljon live locally and buy locally, we like to support local businesses, because you support us. Every month, the team at elocal work tirelessly to…

Burying The Evidence

Excavation Proves Human Habitation 3,400 Years Ago

by Mykeljon Winckel

In 1963, somebody dug up evidence that man may have been in the Hawkes Bay area 4500 years ago, and instantaneously his revelation was buried. Surely not, I hear you say to yourself, if somebody unearthed indisputable evidence, wouldn’t that be enough?…

Auckland Council Closing Mt Wellington Bucket and Kart Track

Ratepayers disenfranchised over sporting venue closure

by Mykeljon Winckel

Regrettably Auckland Council is closing the Mt Wellington bucket and Kart track in order to seek a commercial tenant who will pay a higher rent for the land the track is on. A key factor in keeping the costs down for participants has been the concessiona…