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Local news for Hawke's Bay, New Zealand continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

Dairy owner could lose use of hand

A Hastings dairy owner fears his attackers will return after they stabbed him in the head and hand and left him lying in a "pool of blood" next to his business.

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Friday | Scoop

Council approves advance of funding to Investment Company

Hawke's Bay Regional Council has voted to approve an advance of $3.1 million to the Hawke's Bay Regional Investment Company Ltd to cover the period until financial close on the Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme.

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Friday | Scoop

Clinic making a difference in the Solomons

Hawke's Bay's leading appearance and cosmetic medicine practice, Peak Appearance has partnered with Interplast Australia and New Zealand to sponsor a nurse educator training programme in the Solomon Islands.

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Friday | Scoop

Marine Oil Spill Exercise at Napier Port

Hawke's Bay Regional Council will be undertaking its annual marine oil spill exercise in and beside Napier Port on Monday 1 September 2014.

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Friday | Scoop

Claims of an Inquiry at Rehabilitation Centre

Allegations have surfaced that Whare Oranga Ake Prison rehabilitation centre in Hawkes Bay is under investigation, says New Zealand First.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Scoop

A 'modest' start to Hawke's Bay whitebait season

Hawke's Bay rivers are in excellent condition for whitebaiting, with plenty of keen anglers out trying to net a meal of the slippery delicacy.

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Stuff.co.nz

Hawke's Bay grape grower wins top wine award

A Hawke's Bay grape grower was awarded the Champion Wine of the Show at this year's Romeo Bragato Wine Awards.

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Stuff.co.nz

More delays for treasures building

Work is yet to start on a new home for Hawke's Bay's cultural treasures that cannot fit in its $18 million museum because it is too small.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Scoop

Hawkea s Bay checkout operators compete for Checker of Year

Last night, checkout operators from Hawke's Bay New World and PAK'nSAVE stores had their moment to shine in the spotlight at the Hollywood-themed Foodstuffs Checker of the Year regional competition at the Muncipal Theatre in Napier.

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Stuff.co.nz

And here comes the rain...

Enjoy the fine weather while it lasts because the forecast for the first week of September is rubbish just about everywhere.

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Marlborough Express

Green: Region reaching limit of vineyard land

New Zealand Winegrowers released its annual report last week, which showed Marlborough is home to 22,903ha of vines - 84ha more than in 2013 and 12,959ha more than when records began in 2005.

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Scoop

Hawke's Bay/East Coast winners announced this Friday

This Friday, 29 August the top carpentry apprentices in Hawke's Bay and East Coast will be celebrated at an awards ceremony at the Masonic Hotel in Napier.

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Splash Planet teams up with the Hawke's Bay Rugby

Hastings water theme park Splash Planet has joined with Hawke's Bay Rugby in encouraging kids to take in some great footie action.

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The Otago Daily Times

Peters: This is a 'tipping-point election'

Winston Peters was in Hawkes Bay yesterday, hitting all the right notes with an enthusiastic local New Zealand First support base before what the veteran politician said would be a "tipping-point election".

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Orange is the new Black: Why you need to try orange wine

Muddy Water Growers' Series Skin Fermented Waipara Pinot Gris 2013; Lawson's Dry Hills Orange Wine Marlborough 2013; Spook Light Hawke's Bay 2013.

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The New Zealand Herald

NZ@Noon: Stolen gnomes left homeless

Stories making headlines around the regions today include gnomes without a home and a phone call that almost robbed a pensioner of all her money.

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Manawatu Standard

Infracon staff 'shafted' by news 89 jobs to go

Meetings were held in Palmerston North, Woodville and Hastings to inform staff that 98 employees, most of them from Tararua, would lose their jobs.

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The New Zealand Herald

Brian Rudman: Fluoridation debate drowned out by dirty tricks

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.

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Dominion Post

Pukeko cull near houses alarms Bay homeowner

FIREARMS FEAR: Barbara Lucas called police after seeing two men with shotguns shooting pukeko in a paddock near her home.

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Dominion Post

Dairy owner interrupts robbers

A Hastings dairy owner was struck on the head when he disturbed three men robbing his store early this morning.

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