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Bay of Plenty Regional Council is working to remove the wrecked pilothouse cutter Checkmate from Motuhoura near Whakatane where it grounded on Friday.
The Maritime Union says it is extremely concerned about the lack of public information about a Tauranga port worker who died last week.
The world of water therapy has been taken to higher luxurious levels at Polynesian Spa with new Italian Aix Therapy beds and stone tile floors creating the perfect space for your body's ultimate indulgence.
Talk about bad timing. In a battle for the media -- and prime ministerial -- attention, the thumbs-up for water fluoridation from John Key's chief science adviser was always going to lose out to an expose on the past antics of Mr Key's dirty tricks team.
A lesson in some old-school dedication from her Nan gave Gayle Broughton the extra kick her sporting career needed.
Labour leader David Cunliffe has refused to confirm if his party is planning to buy back state-owned assets sold by National.
New Zealand First MP Andrew Williams has been dumped by the party after antagonising its hierarchy by publicly complaining about his demotion in the party's draft list.
Andrew Williams has dropped off the list entirely, after he criticised his draft ranking of 13. I must say that I don't see what he had done to deserve his demotion .
The local electorates for the purposes of this article include the following 10: Hamilton East, Hamilton West, Waikato, Taranaki-King Country, Taupo, Coromandel, Bay of Plenty, Rotorua, Tauranga, and Hauraki-Waikato.
Adaption of mine designs during the past year was the theme for the major companies opening the annual Australian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy New Zealand branch conference in Hamilton yesterday.
I am thrilled to join Olivia's incredible family and am excited to welcome them to With a career spanning more than five decades, Newton-John has fans throughout the world.
A spectacular two-kilometre coastal walkway on the Matiatia headland will feature 31 sculptures from a diverse group of artists, many of whom are new to the exhibition .
Choice Hotels are pleased to welcome Comfort Inn Academy to the impressive stable of existing Choice hotels in the Bay of Plenty region.
The legacy of the late Sir Howard Morrison will be celebrated next month on the fifth anniversary of his death in a two-hour show - A Knight to Remember - featuring guest artists closely linked to his long career.
Twenty years before our air force split from the Defence Force in 1937, air fever swept the country.
As far as getting out of work goes, climbing onto the roof and abseiling down the building is an elaborate method.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 07:52 am
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