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  1. Lundy verdict: 'They've been through enough'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    A friend of murdered woman Christine Lundy says she hopes there will be no appeal of yesterday's guilty verdict. Mark Lundy was again found guilty of murdering his wife Christine, and daughter Amber, 7, at their Palmerston North home in August 2000.

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  2. Hungary: A guest of Buda and PestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | The New Zealand Herald

    In 1953, civilisation as I knew it came to an end. Hungary beat England at Wembley Stadium 6-3.

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  3. Dad's Army the team to beat in derby spectacularRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Manawatu Standard

    A record field of 17 derby teams will be out to halt Taranaki's Dad's Army on Friday night. They will be chasing a three-peat of what has virtually become the national derby champs when qualifying begins at Arena Manawatu for the Peter Barry Memorial Trophy.

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  4. Peter Lampp: Our Cricket World Cup trump card wasn't SupermanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Manawatu Standard

    MARCH 31: Black Caps captain Brendon McCullum and Daniel Vettori enjoy the speeches during the Zealand Blackcaps Welcome Home Reception at Queen's Wharf on March 31, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand. New Zealand had their most successful Cricket World Cup campaign by making the final of the tournament for the first time.

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  5. Businesses vow to save Feilding PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Manawatu Standard

    Manawatu District Council voted 10-1 in December to include the proposed fusion of Manawatu's economic development agencies into one council-controlled organisation in the 2015-25 Long Term Plan. The new organisation would merge the functions of Destination Manawatu, Vision Manawatu and Feilding Promotion, which would be replaced with one limited liability company charged with providing economic development and tourism services for the district and Palmerston North.

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  6. Opposition to banning kids accompanied by adults from bottle storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Manawatu Standard

    Palmerston North bottle stores are opposing a District Licensing Committee move to force customers to leave their children outside the door. Licence renewal applications from The Mill in Grey St and Pioneer Highway, Big Barrel in Princess St, Main St and Cloverlea, and The Village Wine Trader in Hokowhitu were considered at a hearing in Palmerston North on Wednesday.

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  7. Kashif Shuja pulls out stops to save squash clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Manawatu Standard

    Leading squash professional Kashif Shuja will donate most of his prizemoney this year in an effort to see SquashGym Palmerston North survive. SquashGym had a meeting this week where it was recommended the club go into liquidation because of a $700,000 debt.

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  8. Yellow-eyed penguins having a tough yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Manawatu Standard

    Vet Karina Argandona and technician supervisor Pauline Conayne treat a yellow-eyed penguin at Wildbase Vet clinic in Palmerston North. About 15 of the birds have been sent to the Massey University-based native wildlife veterinary clinic so far this year, with six more arriving in the past few weeks from the South Island.

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  9. Teens arrested after rubbish fires in Palmerston North CBDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Manawatu Standard

    Palmerston North police arrested two teenagers aged 15 and 17 in the early hours of Thursday in relation to the fires. The Fire Service was called out twice in the early hours on Thursday after separate rubbish fires were deliberately lit on George St. Three separate bins set alight prompted a second call out.

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  10. Mark Lundy verdict the right call, say Palmerston North, Karamea Cres residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Manawatu Standard

    Reaction from local residents of Palmerston North and Karamea Cres residents of the guilty verdict in the retrial of Mark Lundy. Mark Edward Lundy is back behind bars after again being found guilty of murdering wife Christine and their 7-year-old daughter, Amber - and the reaction in Palmerston North is that the jury got it right.

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  11. Lundy trial: 'This is not a forensic jousting match'Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Otago Daily Times

    After nearly a day of the Crown closing Mark Lundy's lawyers today hit back at a prosecution case they said lacked "integrity". David Hislop, QC, repeated the word as he addressed the jury in the High Court in Wellington, blasting an array of witnesses and evidence he believed lacked credibility.

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  12. Mark Lundy retrial: Closing address continuesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Otago Daily Times

    Mark Lundy, 56, has denied charges he killed his wife Christine and daughter Amber in their home in the early hours of August 30, 2000. The trial, in front of a jury and Justice Simon France, is now in its seventh week and is expected to finish up next week.

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  13. Capital Connection subsidy funding has support of MayorRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Scoop

    Horizons Regional Council's decision to contribute funding in efforts to see the Capital Connection rail service continue has full support from Horowhenua District's Mayor and Deputy Mayor. On Tuesday Horizons' councilors agreed unanimously to subsidise the Capital Connection or a similar rail service for five years, dependent on securing funding from Greater Wellington Regional Council and the Ministry of Transport.

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  14. MP to host Rules Reduction Taskforce Community MeetingRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Scoop

    Local MP Jono Naylor has announced that he will be hosting a community meeting to allow members of the public to come along and share their experiences of property rules and regulations that they consider to be irrelevant or unnecessary. "This is part of the Government's Rules Reduction Taskforce initiative, created last year, to work closely with local government, trades and the public to weed out pedantic and annoying rules that frustrate and hinder property owners," say Jono Naylor.

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  15. Netball Manawatu chairperson Annie Butler resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Manawatu Standard

    Butler's resignation was one of a few changes of officials noted at the annual meeting at Vautier Park last night. Butler, 56, is moving to Murchison, between Nelson and Westport, to study a post-graduate diploma in restorative practice in education.

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  16. Manawatu Weetbix Tryathlon inspires massive turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Manawatu Standard

    Determination showed on their faces when Manawatu children turned out en masse to run, swim and cycle their way through Palmerston North's most popular Weet-Bix Tryathlon yet. Record numbers of children competed in the annual event, held at Ongley Park and nearby Lido Aquatic Centre, on Wednesday.

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  17. Palmerston North playwrights get a chance to see work on stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Manawatu Standard

    Getting under people's skin is what they are about and a Palmerston North theatre company, along with the Playwrights' Association of New Zealand, are giving aspiring playwrights a chance to get their ideas on stage. Skin Theatre, formed last year, have teamed up with PANZ in a short play competition that will see eight winning plays produced and staged by Skin Theatre.

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  18. Horizons Regional Council staff battle fruitflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Manawatu Standard

    Horizons Regional Council has sent three people to Auckland to help deal with the Queensland fruitfly incursion and more help could be on the way. Staff are reporting to spokesman Craig Davey, who said another two people from the Palmerston North-based regional council were likely to go to help next week.

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  19. Council denies wastewater is harming Manawatu RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Manawatu Standard

    The Palmerston North City Council is continuing to deny that its treated wastewater is doing much harm to the Manawatu River. It claims a resource commissioners' interim finding that it is failing to safeguard the life-supporting capacity of the river is fundamentally flawed.

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  20. Mark Lundy retrial: 'All the hallmarks of an inside job'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    Mark Lundy, 56, has been defending charges that he killed his wife Christine and daughter Amber in the early hours of August 30, 2000 at their Palmerston North home. Photo / Mark Mitchell The frenzied killing of Mark Lundy's wife and daughter had "all the hallmarks of an inside job", the Crown says.

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