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  1. Man critically injured after assault, found on roadside in ShannonRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Scoop

    Wellington.Scoop A man is in Wellington Hospital in a critical condition after being assaulted in Shannon late on Tuesday night. Police say the assault took place on the corner of Stafford and Vogel Streets in Shannon at approximately 10.50pm on Tuesday.

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  2. Tour news: Anthonie TonnonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The New Zealand Herald

    Having spent much of the year touring America, and writing a swag of new tunes, Dunedin-bred Auckland-based artist Anthonie Tonnon announced today he'll release his third album Successor in March next year, and a 14-date national tour to go with it. It's exciting news for fans of Tonnon - the barb-tongued classic pop songwriter has spent the past 12 months exploring the US and Australia, and was in the studio to finish the nine songs that make up Successor.

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  3. Kiwi Demand for Gallipoli Tour StrongRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Scoop

    Spots on a special New Zealand trip to Gallipoli, Turkey, to mark the centenary of WWI have been snapped up, with many travellers still making the pilgrimage despite not being able to attend official celebrations. The nine-day tour has been developed by Managing Director of House of Travel in Palmerston North, Stephen Parsons, and has proven popular with Kiwi couples who wish to pay their respects at the historic site on ANZAC Day.

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  4. Shock helmet data made little impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Manawatu Standard

    Simon Barnett studies one of his Obo hockey helmets at his Palmerston North factory. His company has cornered 70 per cent of the world market for protective gear for field hockey goalies.

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  5. Drink-driver who caused girl's death wins appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Manawatu Standard

    The mother of a Feilding teenager killed in a car crash has had part of her wish for the driver granted. Robert John Williams, 21, has won an appeal against his prison sentence and will do home detention and community work instead, but the work is unlikely to be in Apiti.

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  6. PQ 12. Employmenta "Compliance with Wages Protection ActRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Scoop

    I am advised that it is almost certain to be unlawful. To my mind, it is absolutely unacceptable.

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  7. Young dancer aims for ballet careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    Tansy Fergusson has a poise that hints at long hours spent at a ballet barre and a grace that tells of her dedication to dance. The 13-year-old Dannevirke High School student also has the marks to show for it, having recently passed her ballet, contemporary dance, tap dance and jazz dance exams, all with distinction.

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  8. Fourth suspect sought over assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    The search is on for a fourth suspect in connection to a serious assault and aggravated robbery in central Palmerston North. A 19-year-old man turned himself in to police yesterday, and a 38-year-old woman was tracked down and arrested this morning.

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  9. Initiative to honour long time theatre PractitionersRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Scoop

    Practitioners who have reached milestone achievements by participating in 25, 50 or 100 professional shows are eligible to receive the honours. These honours will be presented annually at the regional theatre awards and end of year celebrations.

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  10. Further arrests made in relation to serious incidentRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Scoop

    Palmerston North Police have now arrested two more people in relation to an aggravated robbery and serious assault on King Street on Saturday 15 November, 2014. A 19-year-old local man presented himself at the Palmerston North Police Station yesterday afternoon, and a 38-year-old local woman was located and arrested by officers in the CBD this morning.

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  11. Clinton adviser assesses digital strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    Larry Irving, former internet adviser to Clinton and vice-president Al Gore, was in Palmerston North last week helping with Spearhead Manawatu's digital strategy project. "The internet is going to change agriculture, it's going to change climate control, it's going to change health care.

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  12. Sex store toys with online strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    "We can see from online that people are buying in the Manawatu area but they're preferring to make the purchases online." "A lot of people prefer the anonymity of online and the convenience.

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  13. Naylor's advice to candidates: Don't use an adze on opponentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    Final goodbye to Jono Naylor at a PNCC meeting this morning. Jono with gift created by local carver Craig Kawana.

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  14. Casual work putting pressure on familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    A job market with more casual labour and an increasing number of zero-hour contracts is leaving Manawatu families wanting. Palmerston North's Methodist Social Services food bank co-ordinator Stacey Rohloff said there were a number of people using the food bank to make up the difference.

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  15. Councillor wants right to 'criticise anything and anyone'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    The Palmerston North city councillor most recently rebuked for breaching the code of conduct is looking for changes to uphold councillors' rights to speak out. A group of council managers complained about comments Chris Teo-Sherrell made as a councillor last year about them trying to run the organisation.

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  16. Company convicted for part in deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    A company has admitted playing a part in the death of a high-needs teenager, and employees of the company could also face court action. Nathan Booker, 15, died in Palmerston North Hospital on January 10 after his mother, Angela Middlemiss, agreed to turn off life support.

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  17. Kids do their bit to save animal orphansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Manawatu Standard

    College Street Normal School pupils have raised $230 for African wildlife conservation and have used the funds raised to foster an orphaned baby elephant, called Barsilinga, and and orphaned rhino, called Soli. From left, Josh Andrews, Jane Ambridge, Eilidh Mackay, Franchesca Gordon, Sa Ngo and Jake Leck.

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  18. Driver tried to blame dead friend for crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Stuff.co.nz

    The crash scene at Pahiatua in July that claimed the life of Cheyenne Ihaka, less than two months after his father died in another crash. A teenager allegedly arranged a crash scene to make it look as though his friend, who died in the crash, had been driving, police say.

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  19. IHC arm admits part in bath drowningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Stuff.co.nz

    A company has admitted playing a part in the death of a high-needs Palmerston North teenager who was found submerged in a bath. Nathan Booker died in Palmerston North Hospital after his mother Angela Middlemiss agreed to turn off life support on January 10. The high-needs 15-year-old was found submerged in a bath at the Woburn Family Support Centre , run by Idea Services, that night.

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  20. Oram late call-up to coaching staff of A teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Manawatu Standard

    Manawatu's Jacob Oram was a late call-up to the coaching staff of the New Zealand A cricket team. The former Black Caps allrounder missed the opening of the new indoor practice wicket at Palmerston North Boys' High School, of which he is manager, because he was on a plane to Dubai as the New Zealand A batting coach.

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