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  1. The multimillion-dollar tech business that opened a Gisborne office so staff could become homeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  2. Major study reveals new Kiwi values in action: 'I like to smile at people, and listen'Read the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    At a ceremony in Orewa, north Auckland, 350 people take an oath to become New Zealand citizens. But what values do we take on when we decide to be a Kiwi? Politicians demand we respect the insular values that defined us in the past.

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  3. Brave Tongan effort comes up short as Kangaroos bounce backRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... scores a try for Tonga. Tonga v Australia. International Rugby League test match. Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand. Saturday 20 October 2018 ? Andrew Cornaga / www.Photosport.nz When Holmes beat several defenders on the inside in the final ...

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  4. Restaurant Association says outdoor dining smoking ban will hit businesses in the pocketRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  5. Auckland concerts blocked by rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Auckland has missed out on concerts by Bon Jovi, Phil Collins, Eminem and Billy Joel this year because the rules governing Eden Park are too strict, the park's management says. The backers of a privately funded multipurpose stadium proposed for Auckland's waterfront said the city was missing out on world-class entertainment because it did not have the right venue.

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  6. Gun scandals, bad backs and no play - welcome to Tai Wynyard's US basketball odysseyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Young Kiwi basketball star Tai Wynyard is just hoping to catch a break after a tumultuous couple of years at the University of Kentucky that saw, among other things, the bemused Aucklander face a bizarre accusation of taking a gun-toting bodyguard to a campus party. It is fair to say that Wynyard's American college experience so far - he still hasn't called time on it - has been challenging, and compounding matters for the 20-year-old former Tall Blacks teen prodigy is that he is now dealing with a serious back problem that has threatened to derail his hoops career completely.

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  7. Can Auckland build a new stadium, 12 years after passing up a stadium for the Rugby World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    It's 12 years since Auckland politicians rejected a waterfront stadium for the Rugby World Cup. Can we do it this time? As Mayor Phil Goff succinctly put it: "There are a lot of hurdles."

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  8. Spreading the good word of the new ChristchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Sometimes Christchurch gives you the feeling it's going to be better than ever, in spite of the struggles over broken houses, roadworks, missing amenities, and delayed rebuild promises. This week, in a bid to encourage people to the city and make it globally competitive, economic development and promotional organisation ChristchurchNZ has launched a campaign with the slogan Explore the Opportunity.

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  9. Rocket Report: Why SpaceX stays in LA, Russia moves on, buy a missile siloRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    ... too ... Earlier this month, the company opened a second rocket development and production facility in Auckland, New Zealand. And on Wednesday, Rocket Lab announced the location of its second launch site, Wallops Island in Virginia, on the East Coast ...

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  10. Mate Ma - a Tonga feverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Matangi Tonga

    Mate Ma'a Tonga fans of all ages decked in red and white were out in force today, 19 October, to show their support ahead of tomorrow night's match against World Champions, Australia, at Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand. King Tupou Throughout Nuku'alofa, red and white decorations and Tongan flags are fluttering in the breeze, on buildings, market stalls, homes, and vehicles.

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  11. 'He gave them a real rev up': King of Tonga tells team how to prepare for warRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Mercury

    'He gave them a real rev up': King Tupou VI of Tonga tells Mate Ma'a how their ancestors prepared for war Tonga completes its Captain's Run at Mt Smart Stadium on October 19, 2018 in Auckland, New Zealand. TONGA coach Kristian Woolf won't need to prepare a pre-game rev up speech for his troops, because the nation's king took it upon himself to do the honours ahead of their historic Test with the Kangaroos.

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  12. Bayleys Real Estate grows with buy out of rival agency Urban StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Taranaki Daily News

    The new-look Bayleys Taranaki. General manager Dean File with Urban Studio owners VickyAshton, left, and Jenny Brooking, who are now part of the Bayleys brand.

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  13. Canterbury sink Tasman with late try to advance to Mitre 10 Cup finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    Mitchell Drummond's two tries put paid to Tasman, but the first one is controversial as Ethan Blackadder is held in the back of the scrum. The red and blacks edged Tasman 21-16 in a thrilling semifinal in Nelson on Friday night, advancing to next weekend's Mitre 10 Cup final against either Auckland or Wellington.

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  14. 800 Auckland restaurants ban outdoor smokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Otago Daily Times

    Auckland Council has renewed hundreds of outdoor dining licences to ensure hospitality venues are smokefree, part of the Council's plan to become a smokefree city by 2025. Councillor Penny Hulse, chairperson of the council's environment and community committee, said the Council wanted to ensure a clean environment.

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  15. Smoking ban for hundreds of outdoor dining spots across AucklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Auckland Council is making more than 800 restaurants, cafes and bars with outdoor dining smokefree as part of new licensing rules. Council's environment and community committee chairperson Penny Hulse said the change was part of a commitment to be a healthier, smokefree city by 2025.

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  16. Aucklander Qiane Matata-Sipu up for NZ Geographic Photographer of the Year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The south Auckland visual artist is among 52 finalists in the 2018 New Zealand Geographic photographer of the year awards. She's in the running in the photo-story category and the people's choice award, which is chosen by the voting public, as well as the main award of photographer of the year.

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  17. Auckland's $1.8b covered stadium unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Otago Daily Times

    Jaw-dropping plans for a new National Stadium sunken into the Auckland waterfront are being unveiled today to gauge public support. The stadium will cost $1.8 billion and could be built within 10 years at zero cost to ratepayers and taxpayers, says the Auckland Waterfront Consortium.

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  18. Paul Miller: Auckland needs a fast train, not a tram, to its airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

    The Government's plan for a tram to the airport which will average 23km/h will do little to alleviate airport users' current transport frustrations. Photo / Artists' Impression The airport, generating 10 per cent of Auckland's traffic, continues to frustrate travellers from both the city and the south despite the spending of $160 million to enhance the motorway to the north of the airport.

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  19. The best stadium proposal yet deserves the best political leadership yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

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  20. Terrifying moment 'car-sized' lava bombs plummet towards boat as Anak Krakatau volcano eruptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mail on Sunday

    ... Anak Krakatau volcano near Jakarta, Indonesia , when he was on board the boat. Mr Davison, who is from Auckland, New Zealand , said 'car-sized' pieces of rock came hurting down the volcano and it splashed into the water around him. In the dramatic ...

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