Napier, New Zealand Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Christmas magic returns to Cornwall ParkRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Scoop

    Christmas celebrations are set to return to Cornwall Park. Hastings families are excited to celebrate Christmas in our beautiful park for the 129th time.

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  2. Minister unveils Hawke's Bay sculptureRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Scoop

    Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister Maggie Barry today unveils a public sculpture in Napier called "The Gold of the Kowhai". The gilded work, by New Zealand sculptor Paul Dibble, stands close to four metres high and is cast in bronze with 24-carat gold leaf.

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  3. Tighter restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Southland Times

    Farmers, gardeners and fishermen are all likely to suffer after a dry spring, with both Environment Canterbury and the Timaru District Council imposing further water restrictions. An ECan spokesperson said South Canterbury river levels had been declining steadily in the last two months, which had resulted in a review of restrictions.

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  4. Cliff Curtis competing in Napier half-IronmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand movie star Cliff Curtis will realise a dream when he competes in the IronMaori half-Ironman in Napier on Saturday. Curtis, 46, will do the 2km swim leg for the three-person Team Mo, put together by singer Moana Maniapoto, in line with the kaupapa of the One Heart Many Lives health project.

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  5. Wine: Special bottles to see you through the festive seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    It's time to start stocking up on the wines that will be gracing your Christmas table. Jo Burzynska selects some special bottles to see you through the festive season.

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  6. Indecent assault on bus leads to police huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Dominion Post

    Police are looking for a man who allegedly indecently assaulted an 11-year-old girl who was catching the bus home from school. The girl was travelling between Napier and Hastings on a No 12 Go Bus when she was allegedly assaulted on Monday afternoon.

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  7. Award-winning art deco central city building on the marketRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Scoop

    An award-winning art deco block of shops built following the 1931 Napier earthquake has been placed on the market for sale. The Chisholm Building located in Napier's Dalton Street was designed by E.A Williams as a single-storey reinforced concrete and brick structure.

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  8. Slice of Napier's Art Deco heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Chisholm Building, an award-winning Art Deco block of shops built after the 1931 Napier earthquake, offers split-risk rental income. The building at 128 Dalton St, Napier, is divided into three well-established retail tenancies which generate a combined net annual income of $83,052 plus GST.

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  9. Magpies opt not to face Makos as 2015 NPC draw completedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    CHOICES, CHOICES: Star young playmaker Ihaia West and Hawke's Bay could face a potential Ranfurly Shield defence against Auckland after preferring them over Tasman in the selections for cross-over matches in next year's NPC. Local derbies were the order of the day as teams from the NPC's Championship and Premiership divisions selected their cross-over matches for 2015 today.

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  10. Summer nights still chillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Waikato Times

    An unseasonable dose of cold arrived to kick off summer overnight with near-freezing lows around the lower North Island.

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  11. Summer nights still chillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Manawatu Standard

    An unseasonable dose of cold arrived to kick off summer overnight with near-freezing lows around the lower North Island.

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  12. Baby's skull fractured by fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    A computer gamer admitted abusing his son and leaving him in a "critical" condition, while playing a violent video game. Waipukurau man Devon Ashley Bird, 21, appeared in Napier District Court on Thursday and pleaded guilty to ill-treating a child and causing grievous bodily harm with reckless disregard.

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  13. Robinson notches up 50 games for TaranakiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Taranaki Daily News

    Taranaki opening batsman Dean Robinson will reach a significant milestone in his cricket career when he walks out on Pukekura Park today to play Hawke's Bay in a two-day zone two elimination series match. The 25-year-old Central Districts contracted player will be playing his 50th game for his home province.

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  14. Police cut opening hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Southland Times

    The move would allow more police to get out on the street, eastern district commander Superintendent Sandra Venables said, and staff would still operate from inside the stations. Venables said it was no longer viable to keep the police stations open at all hours because few people called in after 9pm.

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  15. Changes to some HB non-sworn police rolesRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2014 | Scoop

    Some non-sworn police jobs in Hawke's Bay will be dis-established while some new positions will be created after a review of staffing for Eastern District. The review has identified 9.5 positions across Hawke's Bay that will be dis-established, while 5.5 new positions will be created in different workgroups.

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  16. Son's skull fractured as dad played online gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    When the 5-week-old boy was taken to hospital, it was found he had 13 fractures to his ribs, and fractures to his skull, pelvis, both arms and legs, and a lacerated spleen. Devon Bird, 21, was woken by his partner in their Waipukurau home at 6.30am on November 1 last year.

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  17. Play It Strange album a " some of NZa s best young so...Read the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Scoop

    Play It Strange are delighted to announce the release of the 2014 Play It Strange Lion Foundation CD, Vol 11. Over the past year, secondary school students from 13 to 18 years of age from New Zealand and Samoa have written 44 songs to make up this Play It Strange are delighted to announce the release of the 2014 Play It Strange Lion Foundation CD, Vol 11. Over the past year, secondary school students from 13 to 18 years of age from New Zealand and Samoa have written 44 songs to make up this the album. The album includes the Top 39 songwriters from the annual Lion Foundation Songwriting Competition and winners from the Wero Songwriting Competition, the Peace Song Awards, Play It Strange Samoa and The Calling song competition.

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  18. Hawke's Bay Already Planning for Sea Level RiseRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Scoop

    A report released today by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment warning that sea level rise is already impacting New Zealand has been welcomed by Hawke's Bay Regional Council. The PCE report Climate change and rising seas: Understanding the scienc e provides a comprehensive explanation of the science of sea level rise, one of the major consequences of climate change.

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  19. Napier Port Directors to be appointedRead the original story

    Nov 26, 2014 | Scoop

    The former Chief Executive of the Port of Melbourne will be appointed as a director to the Port of Napier Limited at its Annual General Meeting in December. Stephen Bradford has extensive experience in the ports and maritime sector.

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  20. Lone voice in council says rail plan a huge riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Dominion Post

    KiwiRail's offer to lease out the mothballed line between Napier and Gisborne is nothing more than a hospital pass, a councillor says. Debbie Hewitt questioned why Hawke's Bay Regional Council wanted to take on the responsibility of fixing the damaged line when the Government had washed its hands of it.

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