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1 min ago | The New Zealand Herald
A 14ha block in the centre of Putaruru is for sale, and the local council sees it as a part of its revitalising plan.
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.
Taranaki dairy farmers are under one of the strictest environmental monitoring regimes in the country, incurring more warning notices than any other region.
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.
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.
The YouTube clip shows a man clinging to a moving vehicle travelling through the streets of Tauranga.
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.
Rural residents are being warned to secure their stock at all times after another serious Waikato road crash between a car and a horse.
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.
A fine day is on the cards for much of the country, though there'll be rain in some areas, MetService says.
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.
Rydal House in the heart of the CBD had a major refurbishment in 2000 - and has a roof top car park.
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.
The final block of funding needed to get it off the ground was announced yesterday.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 01:07 pm
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