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8 hrs ago | Southland Times

Show of resilience

"Well, boutiquey-type shops that sell those sorts of things. That is the sort of shopping I think will happen," the South Taranaki district councillor says, confidently predicting the retail landscape that may exist in the wake of the rural town's much-anticipated CBD redesign.

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19 hrs ago | Southland Times

Novopay takeover surprises

On Wednesday, the minister in charge of Novopay, Steven Joyce, announced the Government would take over management of the system from provider Talent2 in October.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Three charged over spate of burglaries

Bruce-Junior Tito, 24, Lionel Morgan Tito, 25 and Serene Bowman, 30, all of Hawera, appeared before Judge Max Courtney on Tuesday but entered no pleas to the various charges they faced.

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The New Zealand Herald

NZ on Screen: Commemorating WWI

In the week that marks 100 years since the start of World War I, NZ On Screen Content Director Irene Gardiner selects some significant film and television snippets about "the Great War".

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Southland Times

Eight-hour hospital wait not on

TOO LONG: Suzanne Phillips says eight hours is too long to wait to get medical treatment for her 20-month-old son Bernard.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Band brassed off

Hawera's Brass Band is refusing to go quietly into the night after a seismic report found significant deficiencies in its building.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Big flu toll at Hawera schools

Between a quarter and a third of Hawera High School's students are off, an average of 60 children a day are missing class at a Hawera's St Joseph's, and the number of pupils off crook has doubled at Hawera Intermediate since Monday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Southland Times

Cloud, rain forecast

Taranaki's stretch of sunny winter weather is about to come to an end with the MetService forecasting cloud and rain for the next 10-days.

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Stuff.co.nz

So-called dog buried in grave is actually a horse

For decades the South Taranaki District Council has believed a dog was buried in a human grave in the Hawera Cemetery.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

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Central District Police bust burglary ring

Police staff from Palmerston North, Whanganui, and the Taranaki have been working together in response to a series of burglaries committed across area borders over the past six weeks.

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Taranaki Daily News

Police seek help in finding three men

Mark Robert West has warrants for his arrest after failing to appear in New Plymouth District Court on dishonesty charges.

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Taranaki Daily News

Villas with views to retire on

A $13 million retirement village will be built in Spotswood over the coming months and people are expected to start moving in in March next year.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Southland Times

Cost of payout drop

Commentators are predicting Fonterra's forecast payout of $7 will fall after its fortnightly Global Dairy Trade auction dropped 8.9 per cent overnight on Tuesday.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Decision time for Ngaruahine

Preparations are under way for the formal signing of Ngaruahine's historic treaty settlement as the voting deadline looms this Friday.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Daughter inspires family's vision

Jamie Allen's family are selling their New Plymouth home to fund and run a retreat for Taranaki people in crisis.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

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Commerce Commission considers rendering merger

The Commerce Commission has received an application for a newly formed company, Tuakau Proteins Ltd, to acquire certain animal rendering business interests from Graeme Lowe Protein Ltd, and Kakariki Proteins Ltd. Tuakau Proteins will acquire Graeme Lowe Protein's bovine rendering plant and equipment situated at Hawera and Tuakau.

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Taranaki's first Oil/Gas marine consent – a death knell

Austrian oil giant OMV's application to drill up to seven new wells from its Maari platform is the first oil/gas marine consent being processed by the Environmental Protection Authority under the EEZ and Continental Shelf Act.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Piggery break-in upsets manager

Footage issued by Farmwatch and shown on television this week depicted what it said was a trolley and instruments caked with blood in the piggery.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Taranaki pair set to sing in the dark

Vocal cords will be stretched for two Taranaki youths when they head to Southeast Asia for an international choir festival.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

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Farmwatch; New Footage Damning for Pork Industry

Footage obtained by Farmwatch and screened on the Sunday Program last night put an Auckland pig farm on display and gave a glimpse for the first time into how pork industry workers treat pigs when they think no one is watching.

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