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  1. Hawke's Bay and its dazzling wine varietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Hugh Crichton makes the best wine in New Zealand. The first time I meet him, I am unaware of this fact.

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  2. Hastings Remembers: WW100 CommemorationsRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Scoop

    Civic Square will be the focal point for ANZAC Day services in the Hastings District this year. 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli Campaign and the forging of the greatly admired ANZAC spirit.

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  3. Lake sediments reveal frequency of Hawkea s Bay qua...Read the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Scoop

    An international team of scientists has analysed 7000 years worth of lake-bottom mud from central Hawkes Bay to work out how often the region might expect earthquakes of at least moderate strength, such as the recent Lake sediments reveal frequency of Hawke's Bay quakes An international team of scientists has analysed 7000 years' worth of lake-bottom mud from central Hawke's Bay to work out how often the region might expect earthquakes of at least moderate strength, such as the recent 2008 quake. The study, led by Dr Basil Gomez from the University of Hawai'i, suggests such quakes might occur, on average, every 57 years.

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  4. Martin Crowe to attend the Legends of Cricket Art Deco MatchRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Scoop

    We all know he's a legend so it's fitting Martin Crowe will be part of the action at the Legends of Cricket match in Hawke's Bay next week. The latest big name to confirm he'll be in Hawke's Bay for the unique match next Wednesday , Crowe said he's even looking forward to reuniting with an old foe.

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  5. Crowe may face old foe Jeff Thomson in Legends of Cricket friendlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Cricketing great Martin Crowe is coming to a friendly match in Hawke's Bay and may face old foe Jeff Thomson, who smashed Crowe's helmet off when he was a 19-year-old on debut. Crowe, who is terminally ill, has confirmed he will attend a Legends of Cricket Art Deco Match near Napier next Wednesday.

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  6. Support in principle for Napier-Wairoa Rail line proposalRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Scoop

    Hawke's Bay Regional Council's Corporate & Strategic Committee is recommending Council supports in principle a proposal to lease the mothballed Napier to Gisborne Rail line from KiwiRail. The line was mothballed in December 2012, after storms earlier in the year caused severe damage, which is expected to cost close to $4 million to repair.

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  7. Final team confirmed for Hawkea s Bay Festival of HockeyRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2015 | Scoop

    India will complete the lineup for the 2015 Hawke's Bay Festival of Hockey women's tournament to be held in Hastings in April. Event Director David Nancarrow says "The inaugural event in 2014 included 6 international teams, but the vision was always to expand to 8 teams this year.

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  8. NZ@Noon: Unexplained holes and an 'honourable' returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Maureen Paviour, Napier, has had her war medals returned after a recent burglary. She was in the garden when she found a paper bag with them in it.

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  9. Wellington Phoenix goalkeeping coach Jonathan Gould to join West Bromwich AlbionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Gould, 46, flew out to England yesterday and will immediately begin work under manager Tony Pulis. A vastly experienced manager, Pulis got his own coaching start at Bristol Rovers when Gould's father, Bobby, was the manager there.

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  10. Phoenix goalkeeping coach Jonathan Gould poised to join West Bromwich AlbionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Phoenix goalkeeping coach Jonathan Gould is understood to have joined the staff of English Premier League club West Bromwich Albion. Gould, 46, flew out to England yesterday, where it's expected he'll immediately begin work under manager Tony Pulis.

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  11. Approval for plan to bottle waterhawkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | Dominion Post

    Plans to run a water-bottling plant on Napier's coast have been brought back to life, with new owners gaining approval to export 50 shipping containers of water a day in a venture costing about $40 million. A large waterfront building at Awatoto, between Napier and Clive, has been bought by One Pure International Group, which is half-owned by Hong Kong company Hon Lung International Investments .

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  12. It's not all work down at Ranui FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Trevor Ennor looking over the farm and says: "It's watching people enjoy what we have, what we take for granted. It's about seeing the smiles on people's faces."

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  13. Daughter charged with mother's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Annie Rangi from Wairoa is charged with the death of Aileen MacDonald who died from from several injuries at Hawkes Bay Hospital on December 31. Photo / Supplied Annie Rangi, 52, from Wairoa is charged with the death of Aileen MacDonald who died from from several injuries at Hawke's Bay Hospital on December 31 last year, after an alleged assault at a Napier home on December 28. On January 6, Rangi appeared at Napier District Court charged with the manslaughter of her mother after an assault charge, laid on December 30, was dropped as police continued their investigation into Mrs MacDonald's death. The 70-year-old grandmother's funeral she was described by her family as "young at heart" and "always a bright light".

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  14. Hastings Does Deco tooRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | Scoop

    It's not only Napier donning its Deco hat next weekend - Hastings boasts a number of exciting Art Deco events over the extended weekend that are sure to lure visitors and locals alike. Whether you arrive by car, bus or the famous 'huff and puff' steam train that pulls into central Hastings, you are sure to find an event to suit.

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  15. Maori performing arts leader Tama Turanga Huata diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    LEADER: Tama Huata at the unveiling of the Nga Pou o Heretaunga project outside Hastings Civic Square in 2013. Huata died suddenly at his home near Napier on Wednesday morning, February 12. One of New Zealand's best-known advocates of Maori performing arts and mentor to many singers, songwriters and performers has died suddenly.

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  16. 'Amicable' settlement for sacked managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Napier City Council has reached an "amicable settlement" with a sacked former manager after he brought an employment case alleging unjustified dismissal. chief executive revealed to an employment hearing he had never disclosed a formal complaint and other evidence about the manager.

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  17. Legends of Cricket Art Deco MatchRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Scoop

    Tickets to the Legends of Cricket Art Deco Match are selling like hotcakes and news of the latest 'heroes of yesteryear' joining the mix would see the match heading for a sell-out crowd, predicted Hawke's Bay Tourism general manager Annie Dundas. "Jeff Thomson has been dubbed the fastest bowler of all time and his antics with Dennis Lillee are part of cricketing history so we are stoked he'll be part of the action here in Hawke's Bay," Ms Dundas said.

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  18. Ex-council manager seeks compo over sackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    A senior manager at Napier City Council was sacked after making derogatory comments about the failed art deco buses, and for saying people from the Hastings suburb of Flaxmere were coming to the city to wash in its fountains and making a mess of Marine Parade. The allegations were among several made against the council's former economic development manager, Ron Massey, who claims he was unjustifiably dismissed by the council in March last year.

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  19. Men's And Women's Track Competes At URI Coaches Invitational2/7/2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Providence Friars

    ... of second. Next up, Devyn Pryor (Dartmouth, Mass.) won the 800 meters in a time of 2:18.87. Laura Nagel (Napier, New Zealand) also took first place in the 3,000 meters (9:35.09). To conclude the day, Pryor, Molly Keating (Rehoboth, Mass.), Caile ...

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  20. Napier: Time travel in Hawkes BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    From all over the world, devotees of the sweeping lines of art deco flock to Napier just to see its architecture. Photo / Duncan Brown It feels a bit like stepping on to a Great Gatsby -esque movie set when you first wander into downtown Napier.

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