Rereātea - Midday News Bytes 7 August

Te Kāea reporters Wikitōria Day and Rahia Timutimu bring you today's latest news direct from the Māori Television newsroom.

Here's what was discussed today:

* Northland College to receive $14m redevelopment

* Police search for convicted child sex offender

* DJ Forbes to step down as Sevens captain 

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