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Auckland, New Zealand Newswire

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  1. Decisions Digest: Weed policy review rejected at committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Scoop

    The committee opened with a minute silence to acknowledge the sudden passing of Franklin Local Board member Sarah Higgins. Councillors also acknowledged the leadership of Chair George Wood and Deputy Chair Arthur Anae at this, their last meeting of the Regional Strategy Committee.

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  2. Finalists for 2016 NZI Sustainable Business Network AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    CEO of the Sustainable Business Network Rachel Brown says these organisations and individuals are leading the transformation to a more sustainable New Zealand. "Together we can restore New Zealand's landscapes, oceans and waterways and we can tackle this nation's social issues.

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  3. More Aucklanders opt for cyclewaysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Auckland Transport's annual Walking and Cycling Survey was published on August 30 and reveals that 353,000 people are using bikes, up from 308,000 in 2015. "It's great to see an increase in the number of people cycling to places like schools, local shops, work and to public transport interchanges."

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  4. Fifty years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Taranaki Daily News

    An industrial consultant, Dr W B Sutch of Auckland, said New Zealanders were likely to see universities established in Hawke's Bay, Whangarei, Rotorua and possibly New Plymouth before the year 2000. When Taranaki's aero clubs met at Stratford for an inter-club competition involving senior and junior landings, forced landings and bombings, Stratford won the Scott Trophy, beating out New Plymouth, Hawera and Patea.

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  5. Dom 'Furious George' - think before you postRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The children's game Chinese Whispers is believed to have been invented sometime in the 17th Century when Europeans and Chinese started to have regular contact. Such was the confusion by Europeans over not only the language but also the culture and worldview of the Chinese, that it seemed an obvious title for a game in which a spoken phrase becomes so distorted as it's delivered in hushed tones around a circle of participants, that it bares absolutely no resemblance to the original when the final person reveals the hidden message out loud.

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  6. Updated: 2016 Youth Worlds Team Athlete Selection ProceduresRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | US SAILING

    US Sailing's Olympic Sailing Committee has updated the selection procedures for American athletes seeking to compete at the 2016 Youth Sailing World Championship , set to be held in Auckland, New Zealand from December 14-20. The changes affect the Open Multihull , Boys's Board and Girl's Board classes.

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  7. Concern over Pacific healthRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Fiji Times

    THE Pacific is struggling to confront a widening gap with the rest of the world in terms of progressing health despite overall improvement across the region, said Pacific Community director-general Dr Colin Tukuitonga. He made the comments while addressing regional health officials at the Pasifika Medical Association 20th Anniversary Conference in Auckland, New Zealand, last weekend.

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  8. Author says New Zealanders need to watch out for art crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    "When I talk about art crime, most people look at me strangely and say 'what? Here in New Zealand? No way'. But you will be surprised at how common it is.

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  9. 'Beginnings: Alexei, Accidental Angel ? Book 1' is ReleasedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... teachers, or the world is quite ready for the big reveal! About the Author: Born and raised in Auckland, New Zealand, author Morgan Bruce is a retired high school music teacher. Some of the characters in his books are modeled on teachers, parents, ...

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  10. Reap - a Q&a on Dal and Nova Scotia's participation in Mit's global entrepreneurship programRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Dalhousie News

    ... and Lagos City. Past REAP cohorts have included the likes of Beijing, Southwest Norway, Tokyo, Qatar, Auckland, New Zealand, Moscow and Singapore. Successful innovation-driven entrepreneurship can have a significant impact on economies. It can ...

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  11. Crone promises early start to second Auckland harbour crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Nikki Kaye, right, gives Victoria Crone the thumbs up at Crone's mayoralty campaign launch at Carringtons Pumphouse in Mt Albert, Auckland. Photo / Dean Purcell Crone said Auckland's population north of the bridge was forecast to grow by 130,000 by 2033 and a second harbour crossing was an "absolute key priority for me as mayor".

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  12. Bullying Plays a Big Role in New Children's Fantasy, 'Beginnings:...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... teachers, or the world is quite ready for the big reveal! About the Author: Born and raised in Auckland, New Zealand, author Morgan Bruce is a retired high school music teacher. Some of the characters in his books are modeled on teachers, parents, ...

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  13. Canterbury's Brettkelly the early pace-setter at NZ age group golf champsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Nelson's Lizzie Neale tees off in round one of the New Zealand women's age-group golf championships at the Greenacres Golf Club. Canterbury's Dominic Brettkelly has emerged as the early pace-setter after ending day one with a one-shot lead at the New Zealand men's age-group golf championships in Nelson.

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  14. The Ultimate Fighter offers Kai Kara-France the chance to take next step in promising careerRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Kai Kara-France has just wrapped up filming the latest instalment of the UFC's Ultimate Fighter in Las Vegas, soon to be aired in New Zealand. In his journey to the brink of the big time in a physically brutal sport, Kai Kara-France is more concerned with an unwavering mental strength.

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  15. Anthony Healy: Auckland unitary plan - now what?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    OPINION : Between the 1860s and today, Auckland built around 473,000 dwellings. We've just had a unitary plan approved that proposes building 422,000 homes in the next 25 years.

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  16. Indie music festival Laneway returns in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    ... Australia, in 2005 and is now staged annually in other Australian cities such as Sydney as well as in Auckland, New Zealand.

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  17. Dotcom's biting message for US govtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | The Mercury

    Kim Dotcom accompanied by his girlfriend Elizabeth Donnelly appears in New Zealand's High Court in Auckland, New Zealand. Picture: Dave Rowland/Getty Images IF THERE'S one thing that has come to define Kim Dotcom more than his computer skills and incredibly ostentatious lifestyle, it's his defiance.

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  18. Cocktail Earth Cup Kick Carbon To The CurbRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    QUEENSTOWN, NEW ZEALAND, 25th AUGUST 2016 -- The results are in and whilst Australia has the overall bragging rights, with the highest score across their five teams, James Millar and Cameron Attfield from The Gin Room in Auckland, New Zealand are the 42BELOWA Cocktail Earth Cup 2016 champions. The Cocktail Earth Cup, the Trans-Tasman sustainability focused cocktail competition, took place in Queenstown, NZ, from Monday 22nd August and ended last night on Wednesday 24th August.

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  19. Commuter rail link between Hamilton and Auckland on city council's radarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    Discussions on a proposed intercity rail link has gained momentum in recent weeks after Labour List MP Sue Moroney formed an advocacy group to push the cause. The group, dubbed The Rail Opportunity Network, or TRON, includes representatives from the business community, the social sector, transport planners and educators.

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  20. Serko Partners With Dnata To Drive India SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    One of the world's largest suppliers of combined air services recognizes Serko as leader in Travel and Expense and part Auckland, New Zealand. 31st August 2016 - Serko Ltd .

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