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1 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

Mid-town site with many options

A 14ha block in the centre of Putaruru is for sale, and the local council sees it as a part of its revitalising plan.

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10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

Cliff Curtis: I'm 'absolutely apolitical'

Actor Cliff Curtis has clarified that he is "absolutely apolitical" after reports he was to attend the Mana Party's launch in Rotorua today.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

NZ@Noon: Vandals target Colin Craig

Stories making headlines around the regions today include vandals targeting Colin Craig's election signs in Tauranga and a Wanganui teenager sentenced to write an essay for drink driving.

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Taranaki Daily News

Dairy farms rigorously monitored

Taranaki dairy farmers are under one of the strictest environmental monitoring regimes in the country, incurring more warning notices than any other region.

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Stuff.co.nz

Weather watch: Here comes the rain again

Showers will turn to rain this evening for the upper North Island from Northland to Bay of Plenty, but Northland may also get some heavy rain and thunder.

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Waikato Times

Giant beams for underbridge lifted into position

A still, calm day was high on the wishlist of HEB Construction workers as they lifted 33-tonne beams into position on the Pickering Road underbridge yesterday.

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The New Zealand Herald

Car surfing video stunt 'stupid and dangerous'

The YouTube clip shows a man clinging to a moving vehicle travelling through the streets of Tauranga.

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Health expert in Rotorua to talk about alcohol harm

Clinical toxicologist and Wellington Regional Hospital emergency medicine specialist, Dr Paul Quigley, is in Rotorua this week to speak about the harmful impacts of alcohol on New Zealand society.

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Upsurge in Bay's Young Innovators

MEDIA RELEASE: Monday 28 July 2014. Fifty five finalists have been announced in the 2014 Western Bay of Plenty Young Innovator Awards.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Rugby: Ex-All Black Eric Anderson dies

Prop Anderson, who was 83, played 10 matches for the All Blacks on the tour of Australia and South Africa, scoring two tries against Western Australia.

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Southland Times

Roaming horse collides with car

Rural residents are being warned to secure their stock at all times after another serious Waikato road crash between a car and a horse.

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Vector Network News

Auckland's electric train system is supplied by two connections to Transpower 's 220 kV national grid, one at Southdown Power Station and the other at Transpower's Penrose substation.

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Stuff.co.nz

Sunny Monday for many

A fine day is on the cards for much of the country, though there'll be rain in some areas, MetService says.

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The New Zealand Herald

Strong log price run comes to end

Log export prices have dropped sharply since March because demand in New Zealand's biggest market - China - has fallen while supply has substantially increased.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

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National's 2014 List

The National Party list for the 2014 election brings together a strong mix of both experienced political leaders and fresh new talent, says National Party President Peter Goodfellow.

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Stuff.co.nz

Kiwis embrace high-rise living

From their kitchen Jason and Val Middleton watch barges ferrying scrap metal from the wreck of the Rena into Tauranga Harbour.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Historic house will stand test of time

Rydal House in the heart of the CBD had a major refurbishment in 2000 - and has a roof top car park.

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Nelson Mail

Swipe cards could give bus service a big boost

Electronic swipe cards could become the norm for Nelson's public bus service, but passengers will have to wait until 2016 for the technology upgrade.

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Stuff.co.nz

Green light for $70m campus

The final block of funding needed to get it off the ground was announced yesterday.

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Open letter to Labour's David Shearer

Fluoride Free NZ is surprised to hear you refer to those of us who take an active concern of clean pure drinking water as parasites.

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