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  1. Pictou Weekend Market celebrating 20 yearsRead the original story

    Saturday | The News

    ... years Ramsey has set up shop on his weekends in the summer at the Pictou Weekend Market which is held at the New Caledonia Curling Club as a way to supplement his disability income. While the numbers have been up and down this year at the market, he ...

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  2. Finding a lost continentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | The Press On-Line

    ... a surprisingly ungainly one, but still a proper continent. To the north and west, this continent includes New Caledonia and almost kisses Queensland. To the south, it stretches well past the Auckland and Campbell islands. To the east, it easily ...

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  3. Indulge in French luxury in the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... tradition and French influence, there has been remarkably little in the way of tourism development in New Caledonia, due to the country's reliance on nickel. But a new national tourism strategy is targeting affluent travellers, particularly those ...

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  4. Advocates, journalists criticise NZ media for a ign...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Scoop

    ... region - including the post-coup Fiji elections due next month, the debate over extraction industries in New Caledonia, and human rights violations and media law changes in West Papua, the lack of New Zealand's mainstream media coverage has been ...

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  5. Higgins presents family of WWII Army vet O'Donnell with military service medalsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    ... assigned to serve the Allied forces in the Pacific during World War II. On Dec. 14, 1944, he was stationed in New Caledonia, a small French island located east of Australia. He remained in the Pacific Theater until 1945. Prior to his discharge, on ...

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  6. In a solemn ceremony in Paris, France returns skull of New Caledonian chief, 135 years onRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Art Daily

    ... Chief Atai. In France for 135 years, the remains of the Great Kanak Chief Atai, a rebel beheaded in 1878 in New Caledonia, will be returned to his descendants. AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND GUAY. France returned the skull of a New Caledonian rebel chief on ...

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  7. Partnership to Increase Ocean Research & Conservation in NZRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Scoop

    ... conservation and research in the Pacific Islands alone. The NGO has country programme offices in Samoa, Fiji, New Caledonia, and Papua New Guinea and significant project investments in Kiribati, Palau, Federated States of Micronesia, Cook Islands, ...

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  8. Caledonian Royalty Corporation and CRC Royalty Corporation to Complete ReorganizationRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Canada NewsWire

    The Reorganization provides for, among other matters, the reorganization of Caledonian into a dividend-paying share corporation on a tax deferred basis and the amalgamation of CRC with Caledonian .

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  9. College Sport: Papali'i achieves lift-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... two more years in the team. In April, he won two gold medals at the Oceania Weightlifting Champs in New Caledonia, winning the U17 (Youth) and U20 (Junior) divisions with a personal best 107kg snatch and a 125kg clean and jerk. "Going over there I ...

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  10. Australian Forces in S. Pacific Disaster Relief ExerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Marine News

    ... Defence Force (ADF). ExerciseCroix du Sud, which is French for "Southern Cross', is being hosted by France in New Caledonia. The scenario is based on the devastating aftermath of a category four cyclone. The challenge for the allied forces will be ... 1 comment

  11. NIWA works with Samoan village to build better fut...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Scoop

    ... 2014. The official opening will be on September 1 and will be attended by Samoa, New Zealand, France and New Caledonia dignitaries as well as many Sa'anapu residents. Dr Lamarche says the next stage of the project is to secure more funding so that ...

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  12. Crows are more capable of learning than human 6-year-olds, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | NewsTarget.com

    Crows may understand cause and effect better than human six-year-olds, according to a study conducted by researchers from the University of California-Santa Barbara and the University of Auckland, New Zealand, and published in the journal PLOS ONE on July 21. "We showed that crows can discriminate between different volumes of water and that they ... (more)

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  13. Sticky beak is New Zealand's tooled-up keaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Fiordland kea have been caught red-handed using sticks to set off stoat traps. This footage from a motion-activated camera, edited-down from two hours worth of footage, shows a male kea "whittling" sticks to try to set off a trap.

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  14. Basketball U19 launchRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Fiji Times

    ... e said over 300 qualifiers would be part of the event. Countries such as Australia, New Zealand, Guam, Tahiti, New Caledonia, Samoa, American Samoa, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea and Fiji will be vying for a spot.

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  15. Monodominance at the rainforest edge: case study of Codia mackeeana (Cunoniaceae) in New CaledoniaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | CSIRO Publishing

    Thomas Ibanez A C and Philippe Birnbaum A B A Institut Agronomique nA o-CalA donien , DiversitA biologique et fonctionnelle des A cosystA mes terrestes, BPA5, 98848 NoumA a, New Caledonia.

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  16. Tilba teacher prompts Rotary book deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Narooma News

    ... oks were shipped from the Ranfurley store to schools in Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu, Tonga, the Cook Islands and New Caledonia.

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  17. 100 days to go for U19 b'ball meetRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Fiji Times

    ... a force to reckon with in the game of basketball." Countries such as Australia, New Zealand, Guam, Tahiti, New Caledonia, Samoa, American Samoa, Vanuatu, Papua New Guinea are fighting for a place in the Oceania under-19 Oceania Championship. Fiji ...

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  18. Kerry Hill's record unlikely to be brokenRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Ararat Advertiser

    ... Indonesia, but also the South Pacific inclusive of Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Fiji, Tonga, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, Western Samoa, American Samoa, Cook Islands, Tuvalu (Ellice Islands), Kiribati (Gilbert Islands) and Tahiti. The distances ...

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  19. Glencore Makes Good on Pledge with $1B BuybackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Fox News

    ... miners and traders of copper and nickel. However, while it has noted cost overruns at its Koniambo project in New Caledonia, it was the balance-sheet improvement from the Las Bambas sale that allowed it to accelerate the return of capital to ...

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  20. Best islands of the South PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | CNN

    ... patch of loveliness with cushion-soft sands that edge hypnotic blue waters. It's located off the coast of New Caledonia. Swimming with the whales in Tonga. Nothing compares with seeing a mother and calf swim by. The sight of humpbacks breaching high ...

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