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  1. 'Mickey mouse system' frustratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Southland Times

    BETTER HEALTHCARE: Rob Sintes is among many residents questioning why Kerikeri can't have its own after hours medical service. Calls for an after hours medical service in Kerikeri have been renewed after a man was left locked out of the Bay of Islands Hospital in agony.

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  2. Time to cap rate rises in Northland and beyondRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Scoop

    Grieve was responding to the announcement by the Whangarei District Council that ratepayers could face increases of over 9% for one year and further ongoing increases of 2% above inflation, as reported in the Northern Advocate . "These increases are outrageous.

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  3. Northpower wants more UFB in NorthlandRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Scoop

    In May last year the Northland electricity lines company completed New Zealand's first UFB network build in Whangarei. At the time, Communications Minister Amy Adams said Whangarei was in the enviable position of getting a head start on the rest of the country with fibre available to more than 19,000 premises in the city.

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  4. Oily Rag Column 16/3/15: Preserving the summer harvestRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Scoop

    With the sunny season coming to an end it's time to fill your pantry shelves and freezer with food to last you though to the next growing season. It is a matter of dollars and sense for the frugal family because fruit and vegetables are cheapest when they are abundant and serious savers will be making the most of the opportunity.

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  5. New Zealand-based manufacturing company, AutexRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Scoop

    Industries Ltd is pleased to announce its support of the Lowie Foundation, a recently established organisation focused on supporting young New Zealanders by using sport to re-engage them into furthering their education. This ground-breaking mission is the dream-child of renowned rugby league coach, Graham Lowe, and is being delivered in partnership with tertiary education provider, NorthTec.

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  6. Poor Knights Islands: Something in the waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Natalie Akoorie finds she's a little wobbly on her sea legs but her husband gets to enjoy the rich sealife of the Poor Knights Islands. "If you feel seasick, head downstairs to the back of the boat where it's a calmer ride," our captain said as the boat lurched out of the marina.

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  7. Far North one step closer to better connectivityRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Scoop

    The Far North District Council is the first to put its hand up and be part of the Government's next stage of the broadband rollout, Communications Minister Amy Adams has announced. "I've already received a commitment from the Mayor of the Far North District Council to work with the Government to explore the best way to extend broadband and mobile services in Northland," says Ms Adams.

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  8. Communications Minister Adams rolls out plan to extend UFBRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Scoop

    Communications Minister Amy Adams today made good on an election year pledge to extend the government's ultrafast broadband fibre network to more regions, and expand its rural connectivity offerings. The government is seeking feedback on proposals to widen the UFB footprint to cover 80 percent of the nation's population, expand the rural broadband initiative and improve mobile coverage in areas that currently had none, Adams said in a statement.

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  9. The Cantabrainers Choir win support from Music FoundationRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Scoop

    The New Zealand Music Foundation, the leading charity dedicated to supporting projects across NZ that use music to change the lives of people in need, has released the results of its March support round. Two projects in Christchurch and Whangarei affecting more than 2,000 people have received grants in the latest support initiative to be announced by the charity.

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  10. Island as 'living classroom' for teacher workshop attendeesRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Scoop

    Whangarei Harbour's Matakohe/Limestone Island is to become a 'living classroom' for 33 teachers from around Northland taking part in the Northland Regional Council's upcoming annual teacher workshop. Teachers from Far North, Whangarei and Kaipara schools will gather on Thursday 26 March at Onerahi, before heading to the nearby 37-hectare island, which has been the focus of a community-led environmental restoration project for the past 26 years.

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  11. Peters panic sees Nats roll out barrelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Last week the Northern Advocate newspaper took a photo that proved prophetic. It showed National's by-election candidate, Mark Osborne, with minister Steven Joyce putting up a billboard in a paddock with pigs underfoot.

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  12. Emphatic Winners in Northland Dairy AwardsRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Scoop

    The 2015 Northland Sharemilker/Equity Farmers of the Year, Brad and Lesley Roberts, were emphatic winners - claiming the title along with six of nine merit awards on offer. "I don't think anyone was surprised when they were named the winners at the end of the night, as the merit awards proved they are very strong across all areas of their farm business," Northland regional managers Ian Douglas and Rowena Butterworth-Boord said.

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  13. NZ PM John Key's Hammer Fail Goes ViralRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | International Business Times

    New Zealand Prime Minister John Key is not at all handy with woodwork, and that is evident in the new gif that is fast becoming viral. The Kiwi leader admitted that his wife Bronagh "gets a man in" whenever they need something fixed in their house.

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  14. Safer children's workforce guidelines launchedRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Scoop

    Social Development Minister Anne Tolley today launched two new guidelines for agencies and organisations working with children as part of the Government's Children's Action Plan. The Guidelines; Safer Recruitment, Safer Children and Safer Organisations, Safer Children advise on how employers of the children's workforce can consistently recruit safe people to work with children, and how to develop good child protection policies that enable their workers to better identify and respond to the needs vulnerable children.

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  15. Graduates Walk the TalkRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Scoop

    More than 150 NorthTec graduates shared their delight with family, friends and community when they paraded through Whangarei town centre as part of the annual graduation ceremony. There were two separate ceremonies, both held at Forum North, for students graduating with a diploma, and those being conferred with degrees.

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  16. Free Press - ACT's new regular bulletin - 9/3/15Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Scoop

    The Jetsons are Coming We predict that technology will blur the line between public and private transport. This week Uber have launched Uber Pool in East Los Angeles.

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  17. Bridges from Bridges, Winston talks figuresRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | NBR Newsroom

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  18. What are NZ First's transport policies?Read the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Scoop

    The Northland road transport industry wants New Zealand First to spell out its transport policies for the by-election, the Road Transport Forum's Chief Executive Ken Shirley says. "Attacking other parties' policies is a traditional ploy, but our members want to know what NZ First is offering the electorate.

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  19. Nats try to upstage PetersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Southland Times

    BRIDGE REPLACEMENT: The move was the logical next step from the development of the Puhoi to Wellsford Road of National Significance, Transport Minister Simon Bridges says. The Government has rolled out the pork barrel for its Northland candidate Mark Osborne, pledging to replace 10 one-lane bridges at a cost of up to $69 million.

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  20. Turning the Warts of Auckland into a Jewel for NorthlandRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Scoop

    It's long been the case that Northland and the Northland electorate make up a forgotten area of New Zealand. Whatever the excuses the National Party might give all the economic and social evidence of neglect by them is obvious.

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