East Cape, New Zealand Newswire

East Cape, New Zealand Newswire

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  1. Rates bill in Western Bay of Plenty NZ's most expensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Scoop

    At $3,234 per year, Western Bay of Plenty ratepayers pay on average nearly a thousand dollars more than the national average of $2,251 per year. The amount is almost double that of New Zealand's least expensive, Mackenzie District Council.

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  2. Boy, 3, burnt after pulling pot of boiling oil on himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 19 | Waikato Times

    The Tauranga based Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was called to Opotiki, in the eastern Bay of Plenty, where the three year old local boy had been badly burnt around 1pm on Sunday. "He was stabilised at the scene by St John medics before being flown, along with his mother, to Waikato Hospital for specialist treatment."

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  3. A day in the life of 1 News Now's political editor Corin DannRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    In the spring of 1996, shortly after he'd finished university, 1 News' political editor Corin Dann embarked on a surfing roadie around the North Island in a Holden Kingswood. CORIN: We pulled together some money somehow, bought the car in Christchurch, stuck the surfboards on the roof, drove it to Wellington, then drove around the North Island, for six, seven weeks.

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  4. Broadband rollout continues across regional New ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Scoop

    Communications Minister Simon Bridges has welcomed the start of the Ultra-Fast Broadband build in four more regional towns as the extension of the Government's broadband programme continues to roll out across the country. In January the Government announced an investment of $300 million to extend UFB to another 423,000 New Zealanders across a further 151 towns.

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  5. Wet day in store for most of the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | The New Zealand Herald

    The heavy rain that pelted much of the country yesterday is set to ease today - but the respite will be brief. MetService meteorologist Tui McInnes said a front had moved down the country yesterday and the North Island was now clearing but more showers were coming.

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  6. Volunteers descend on Dunes Trail cycleway for planting dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | The New Zealand Herald

    Volunteers lending a hand at the second of three 2017 planting days on the Dunes Trail enjoyed stunning Eastern Bay weather yesterday . The Dunes Trail is part of the Motu Trail which, in turn, is one of the great rides on Nga Haerenga, the New Zealand Cycle Trail.

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  7. Edgecumbe resident searches for trace of murdered mother's wedding photos after floodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | Waikato Times

    Edgecumbe's Val Robertshaw only knew her mother through photographs so losing them all to the flood was like losing her all over again. Edgecumbe's Val Robertshaw only knew her mother through photographs so losing them all to April's flood was like losing her all over again.

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  8. Little girl rides her pony through a corner store to pick up treatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Mashable

    But it's not a problem at this corner store , located in Opotiki, a small town on New Zealand's North Island. Well, if you can both fit in the store, obviously.

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  9. Toddler rides her pony in NZ shop for milk and lolliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Daily Mail

    Clip clop shop! The adorable moment a toddler rides her horse called Flicker into a store to buy some milk and lollies A store owner has captured on video the adorable moment a toddler rode her pony into a dairy to buy herself some milk and lollies. Led by her mother, three-year-old Paris Smith rode her noble steed Flicker into the Tirohanga Beach Store on Friday.

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  10. Young Kiwis' hopes for a better futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | The New Zealand Herald

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  11. National First XV wrap: St Kentigern guts out win at Auckland GrammarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | The New Zealand Herald

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  12. Community Groups Receive Funding From The Southern TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Scoop

    Bay of Plenty community groups have received $199,011 in funding from The Southern Trust over the first six months of this year. Figures from The Southern Trust - one of the country's leading gaming trusts - show 34 Bay of Plenty groups have received grants ranging from $30,000 to $1,000 for a range of community initiatives.

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  13. Native Tree Planting Boost From Matariki CelebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Scoop

    Seven groups across New Zealand are set to increase their conservation efforts, as winners of native trees from Trees That Count. Trees That Count is gifting 300 native trees to each of the winning groups, who each represent one of the seven stars of Matariki, to help regenerate their local environment.

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  14. Why not build the rail north now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Scoop

    We have a large transport library and have done some considerable research since NZ First launched its rail transport policy, Railways Of National Importance. Now the Maori Party has also come up with a policy suggesting that completing regional rail lines will increase the viability of rail services, making them more accessible and used more often.

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  15. Wind, rain sweep countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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  16. Weather live: Flooding, slips and 'widespread disruption' expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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  17. Wyn Drabble: In hindsight, I'd like to throttle hindsightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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  18. Fierce storm to hit: Which regions are in the firing line?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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  19. Winter Storm Update 3 – Central PlateauRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Scoop

    The NZ Transport Agency is asking people to continue to avoid all non-essential travel across the central North Island. Currently the only north to south routes that are open between Auckland and Wellington are located on both edges of the island - along State Highway 3 on the west coast and State Highway 35 around the East Cape.

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  20. Former Whakatane police officer awarded $30,000 from employment courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Former officer Daniel Sean Ramkissoon testified against four of his colleagues over the 2006 beating in the station's cells. A former police man who witnessed a prisoner being beaten by four other officers has been as been awarded $30,000 by the Employment Court.

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