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  1. Mainly fine Friday for countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stuff.co.nz

    A magnificent autumn day in store for Wellington should encourage a big crowd to line central city streets for the centenary Anzac parade, featuring Peter Jackson's collection of wartime vehicles. Much of the country should enjoy similar excellent weather on Friday, with some exceptions in the north east and south.

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  2. House stripped while woman visits dying grandfatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

    A woman visiting Rotorua to be with her dying grandfather discovered her Hawke's Bay house was "stripped" by thieves in her absence, her family says. Rewa Morrison said her granddaughter Chevy Lee Morrison was staying in Rotorua because her husband, Tamehana Morrison, was ill in a hospice.

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  3. Don't Throw Good Money After Bad on Gisborne LineRead the original story

    Wednesday | Scoop

    The Taxpayers' Union is slamming the Hawke's Bay Regional Council for not ruling out more money to prop up the Napier-Gisborne railway line. Responding to today's report in the Hawke's Bay Today , Taxpayers' Union Executive Director, Jordan Williams, says: "The Government has piled billions into rail over the last decade, and it can't even get the national network to breakeven.

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  4. Kiwi fighting Isis killed in IraqRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The Otago Daily Times

    A New Zealand citizen has been killed in an Islamic State rocket attack after he returned to Iraq to fight for the country's civilian army. The Hawkes Bay family of Kadhem Chilab Abbas, 42, a refugee who settled in Napier in 2003, say he was killed instantly after a rocket attack on his car on Friday in the Iraqi city of Tikrit.

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  5. Kiwi killed in Iraq by rocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | The New Zealand Herald

    Kadhem Chilab Abbas had returned to Iraq in June last year to volunteer for a civilian army in the fight against the extremist Islamist group. Photo / Supplied A New Zealand citizen has been killed in an Isis rocket attack after he returned to Iraq to fight for the country's civilian army.

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  6. Police unimpressed with man found sleeping in the middle of roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    Police found a man at 4.45am on Saturday, sound asleep in the middle of a road in Napier, New Zealand. He was not injured and had not been run over, but was extremely drunk.

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  7. 23-year-old driver missing after car crash; found down a bankRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Scoop

    News from NZ Police Police tonight found missing Hawke's Bay man Aaron Vandenburg whose car was found crashed on the Napier-Taupo Road this afternoon. Search and rescue teams found Mr Vandenburg just after 8.30pm not far from where his car had crashed.

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  8. Missing man found in scrub after crash between Napier and TaupoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    A Hawke's Bay man missing after a car crash has been found entangled in a thicket of blackberry bushes not far from the crash scene. Friends of Aaron Vandenburg, 23, found his crashed Audi near Te Haroto summit on the Napier-Taupo road on Tuesday afternoon, but there was no sign of him.

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  9. Fears for man missing after crash between Napier and TaupoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    Friends who found a Hawke's Bay man's crashed car are alarmed that there were no signs of the driver. The car being driven by Aaron Vandenburg, 23, was found near the Te Haroto summit on State Highway 5 between Napier and Taupo on Tuesday afternoon.

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  10. Oil Spill Exercise in Napier HarbourRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Scoop

    Hawke's Bay Regional Council will be undertaking its annual marine oil spill exercise in Napier's Inner Harbour next Tuesday . Under the Maritime Transport Act, HBRC is required to respond to oil spills that occur within the coastal marine area in Hawke's Bay, and is required to run exercises every year.

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  11. Hastings art deco beauty partially up fro saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Dominion Post

    One of the few art deco buildings to survive the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake is looking for new owners for its ground floor. The Hawkes Bay Farmers Co-Op building on the corner of Hasting's central Market and Queen Sts was built two years before the quake, and its floating reinforced concrete foundations and supporting structures were well above the building requirements of the time.

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  12. Drunk and asleep on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Scoop

    News from NZ Police Hawke's Bay Police found a drunk man asleep on the road in central Napier this morning. Police found him lying in the middle of the road near the intersection of Vautier and Dalton Sts at 4.45am.

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  13. Napier police find drunk man asleep on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Stuff.co.nz

    A drunk man was lucky to wake up with only a hangover after falling asleep on a road in central Napier. Hawke's Bay police found the man at 4.45am on Saturday, lying in the middle of the road near the intersection of Vautier and Dalton streets.

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  14. Former New Zealand cricketer Mathew Sinclair sparks manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Napier: Former New Zealand cricketer Mathew Sinclair sparked a manhunt when he was found missing after a domestic incident. Police were summoned to the Hawke's Bay family house owned by Sinclair and his wife Tina on Saturday.

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  15. Henry-less Saints go 6-0 in SouthlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Stuff.co.nz

    Wellington Saints forward Leon Henry will visit a specialist on Monday to assess whether surgery is required after his sickening fall during Friday's 108-97 National Basketball League win over the Taranaki Mountain Airs. Henry is understood to have fractured several bones in his eye socket and cheekbone after slamming his face on the TSB Bank Arena's hardwood following a spectacular alley-oop slam dunk.

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  16. Dambusters crewman 'lucky to be here'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    Napier man George Rogers, who turned 100 today, has a unique place in WWII history - having been part of the ground crew of the legendary 'Dambusters' squadron. Along with the sole remaining pilot of 617 Squadron, Les Munro of Tauranga, Mr Rogers is one of the few left of the air and ground crew who took part in the campaign of bombing German dams in 1943.

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  17. Former Black Cap Mathew Sinclair in domestic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    Police were called to the Hawke's Bay family home of former Black Caps batsman Mathew Sinclair on Saturday afternoon after a domestic incident. Sinclair left the house with his two young children and was later spoken to by officers outside a McDonald's fast food restaurant in Taradale, the New Zealand Herald has reported.

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  18. Zack Atkinson leads Bay Hawks to win over Super City RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    Zack Atkinson had 17 points and 20 rebounds to lead Hawke's Bay to an upset victory over the Super City Rangers in Napier A colossal outing from American big man Zack Atkinson has steered the Bay Hawks to their first win of the National Basketball League season. Atkinson was in brilliant touch for the Hawks as they beat the Super City Rangers 88-77 in Napier on Saturday night.

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  19. Exhibition remembers Hawkea s Baya s WW1 participationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Scoop

    MTG Hawke's Bay exhibition commemorating Hawke's Bay's participation in the First World War opens this weekend promising a big journey grounded in local experiences of the War at home and abroad. From the Uttermost Ends of the Earth, Hawke's Bay at War 1914-1918 opens this Saturday in the Bestall Gallery.

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  20. Four arrested in Hawke's Bay meth bust, charged with meth importingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Dominion Post

    An investigation has uncovered a haul of methamphetamine worth an estimated $280,000 that was destined to be posted to Hawke's Bay. Four people have been charged with importing the drug after the bust, which was the result of a joint police and Customs operation.

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