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  1. Turbos eye two wins for home semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Manawatu Standard

    The Manawatu Turbos might need two more wins from their final three games if they are to nail a home semifinal in the Championship division. With three rounds remaining, against Waikato, Hawke's Bay and Otago, the mathematics suggest it will be tight in the chase for the top two spots.

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  2. Classic title number two for van KlinkRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Scoop

    Another class win at the VINZ Goldrush Rally Coromandel allowed Kaiapoi's Marcus van Klink to claim a second championship win in the classic class of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship driven by VINZ. Driving the Chesters Plumbing Group B Mazda RX-7, van Klink headed to the penultimate round of the NZRC requiring just a finish to secure the title, but was unsure on what to expect from the new event.

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  3. Hawaiki ramps up bandwidth plans with Hawai'i landing partner dealRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | ComputerWorld

    Hawaiki Cable Limited, the New Zealand owner and developer of Hawaiki submarine cable system, has selected Hawaiian Telcom Services Company, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Hawaiian Telcom Holdco, as its landing partner in Hawai i. As part of its system architecture, Hawaiki will land its proposed 14,000 km trans-Pacific cable from Australia and New Zealand to the US West coast in O ahu, Hawai i.

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  4. Chance to stake claims as NZa s best boccia playersRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Scoop

    Players across the country are adding the final touches to their training as they prepare to take on the best at the 2014 New Zealand National Boccia Championships in Wellington next week . It is the final sanctioned tournament of the year in which players can earn valuable ranking points and stake their claims as the best players in their respective classification grades ahead of the 2015 season.

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  5. Candidates for Fonterra Board of Directors' Election ConfirmRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Scoop

    Candidates for the Fonterra Directors' Election were announced by the Returning Officer, Warwick Lampp today following the completion of the Candidate Assessment Panel process. This year there are six candidates standing for the Board of Directors.

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  6. Proposed strike could cost NZ Refining $8m in feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    New Zealand Refining, the nation's only oil refinery, said two unions representing 160 of its workers, or about half its workforce, have served notice of a two-day strike next month, a move that could result in $8 million to $9 million of lost processing fees. First Union and the New Zealand Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union gave notice of strike action covering refinery operators, emergency servicemen, mechanical, instrument and maintenance workers, which would amount to a complete withdrawal of labour on October 7 and 8, the Whangarei-based company said.

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  7. Indian-origin man arrested for assault in New ZealandRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Dhaval Kadam has been charged for two separate incidents against two girls while travelling on intercity buses in Auckland, stuff.co.nz reported. Police said the first incident occurred Aug 28 when Kadam allegedly assaulted a 16-year-old girl, who was travelling from central Auckland to Paihia area.

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  8. Taranaki prevail over determined NorthlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Taranaki Daily News

    Taranaki have snuck back to the top of the NPC premiership after an unflattering and tense 31-20 win over Northland tonight. The four tries to two win was a scrappy affair in which Taranaki dominated but failed to convert a plethora of opportunities into actual points.

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  9. Taranaki prevail over determined Northland sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    Taranaki have snuck back to the top of the NPC premiership after an unflattering and tense 31-20 win over Northland tonight. The four tries to two win was a scrappy affair in which Taranaki dominated but failed to convert a plethora of opportunities into actual points.

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  10. Kidney Donor Walks New Zealand For CauseRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Scoop

    A Whangarei woman, who donated a kidney to her husband, is setting off today to walk the length of New Zealand to encourage others to donate their organs. There are currently 170 Northlanders undertaking dialysis to keep them alive.

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  11. Shared Service Initiative to Promote NorthlandRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Scoop

    Whangarei District Council and regional economic development agency Northland Inc Ltd are joining forces in a new shared service initiative to promote the Northland Region. Northland Inc's CEO David Wilson said Whangarei District Council's District Promotions and Tourism Manager Paul Davis will take on a new role with Northland Inc, covering oversight and management of all Regional Promotion and Tourism activities alongside his Whangarei District Tourism duties.

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  12. Yachts arriving in Northland from overseas this season will face...Read the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Yachts arriving in Northland from overseas this season will face greater biosecurity scrutiny, says the Ministry for Primary Industries . The move follows two Queensland fruit fly detections in Whangarei earlier this year.

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  13. MPI ups yacht biosecurity anteRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Scoop

    Yachts arriving in Northland from overseas this season will face greater biosecurity scrutiny, says the Ministry for Primary Industries . MPI ups yacht biosecurity ante Yachts arriving in Northland from overseas this season will face greater biosecurity scrutiny, says the Ministry for Primary Industries .

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  14. Transport and housing top of Auckland wishlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    Road-versus-rail debate and ongoing housing crisis among hot-button issues political parties have targeted in an attempt to win over region's voters as election day approaches. Political parties are tailoring all manner of policies for Auckland, or more precisely at 1,030,125 enrolled Jafas, to win their vote.

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  15. Young Chefs Step Up To The PlateRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Scoop

    Two young chefs from the NorthTec Hospitality Trades Academy scooped up silver medals at the national finals of the City and Guilds New Zealand Secondary School Culinary Challenge 2014. Mataroria Rawhiti, 17, and Thea Powell, 18, both from Tauraroa Area School, have set the standard as the NorthTec Academy's first representatives at the competition, held at the Manukau Institute of Technology last Friday .

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  16. One Winner, Three Gold Medals in 'Junior Masterchef'Read the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Scoop

    Nine teams from all over NZ competed in an intense 90 minute cook-off at the Manukau Institute of Technology's Culinary School on Friday in front of a judging panel, made up exclusively of senior industry chefs. Judges started by giving each team 100 points and then removed points for technical faults.

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  17. Richard Duley: Make land debate about facts before it's too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The potential sale of the 14,000ha Lochinver Station to foreign interests raises a couple of important questions. First, if we continue to sell tens of thousands of hectares of farm and forestry land into offshore ownership every year, at what point will this supposedly insignificant percentage of our productive land become significant? Second, once this landholding becomes significant , what will the effect be on our economy and society ? At present the only control on foreign land sales appears to be the Overseas Investment Office with their supposedly stringent regulations.

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  18. Northlanders urged to 'Get Ready, Get Thru'Read the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Scoop

    Northlanders may have had more than their share of storms lately, but they are still being encouraged to give a thought to how they would handle natural disasters and other hazards as part of the upcoming national 'Get Ready Week'. The annual event is organised by the Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management and local Civil Defence Emergency Management Groups to raise awareness of potential hazards and the need to be prepared.

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  19. Fairfax visual journalists best photos July 2014Read the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    A person in front of Resurgence by Ben Clegg of Golden Bay, incorporating 3D projection with laser and video at the Light Nelson sponsors' launch where installations were lit up at Queen's Gardens and Albion Square. A chilly start for the morning after a minus 2 frost in Timaru.

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  20. Private tertiary education celebrates success at a...Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2014 | Scoop

    The countrys top private tertiary performers and the increasing importance of private tertiary providers were celebrated at the Independent Tertiary Education New Zealand Awards held in Queenstown last week. The country's top private tertiary performers and the increasing importance of private tertiary providers were celebrated at the Independent Tertiary Education New Zealand Awards held in Queenstown last week.

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