Napier, New Zealand Newswire

Napier, New Zealand Newswire

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  1. Divers at Pourerere may face big bill for needless rescue bidRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The Lowe Corporation rescue helicopter made a needless flight from Napier to Pourerere beach to look for a diving instructor and his pupil. Police said emergency services were called to Pourerere Beach, 25 kilometres east of Waipukurau, just after 6.30pm on Friday when locals noticed a boat trailer sitting empty on the beach's boat ramp.

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  2. Linton Army's Jaxon Tagavaitau signs up for a second season with ManawatuRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Manawatu Standard

    Palmerston North table tennis player Natalie Paterson competing for the New Zealand team at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia. He has just been signed to his second contract with the Turbos as part of their midfield brigade.

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  3. Hawke's Bay Airport offer a shameful giveawayRead the original story

    Sunday | Scoop

    The right for Mana Ahuriri to buy half of the HB Airport, reported on Saturday, is the latest of a long line of government blunders over the airport. If the airport is important to the Hawke's Bay economy, why would local and central government think it is a good idea to "sell", which is more like "give", half of the airport shares to a private organisation? The current value of a half-share is $8-million.

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  4. New Zealand Climate Summary: June 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Scoop

    Rainfall was above normal or well above normal for much of the Manawatu-Whanganui, Taranaki, Westland, Tasman, Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago, and Southland regions. Rainfall was well below normal or above normal sunshine was recorded in Northland, Auckland, western Waikato, Wellington, Marlborough, north Canterbury, and Central Otago.

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  5. Wrestler Matt Brown Named Capital One Division ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Penn State Athetlics

    ... DIVISION I ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICA OF THE YEAR AWARD WINNERS Andy Bevin, West Virginia M. Soccer Sr. Napier, New Zealand Management information systems, 3.93 # Matt Brown , Penn State M. At-Large Sr. West Valley City, Utah Criminology / international ...

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  6. Fierce winds, heavy rain on way but worst gone for rugby finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Dominion Post

    Put back into its place in May, the Wellington Zephyrometer should get a testing workout in the next day or two. It's going to be a wet and windy end to the week for many - but things should settle down for Saturday's Super Rugby final in Wellington.

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  7. Put that old mobile phone to good useRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Scoop

    Now's a great time to find a better use for that old mobile phone - drop it off at Hawke's Bay Regional Council's Napier office and raise money for The Starship National Air Ambulance Service. This invaluable service flies medical experts to emergencies around the country and brings children back to Starship for lifesaving care.

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  8. Teen's lesson for 'lazy' teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | NEWS.com.au

    WHEN a Year 10 teacher set her class the task of giving a speech about something they felt strongly about, no one banked on Anela Pritchard. IN HER controversial interview, Belle Gibson denied she was a "pathological liar".

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  9. Hawke's Bay jobs boom on pipfruit and tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Dominion Post

    Pipfruit and tourism have helped boost jobs ads in Hawke's Bay by more than 11 per cent on a year ago. There is a jobs bonanza in Hawke's Bay from better times for the pipfruit and tourism sectors, according to an ANZ survey of job ads.

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  10. Horowhenua-Kapiti Ranfurly Shield challenge all about historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Dominion Post

    Horowhenua-Kapiti rugby union chief executive Corey Kennett, left, and rugby development officer Ryan Shelford are hoping the union's top side can win the Ranfurly Shield off Hawke's Bay later this month. The Ranfurly Shield received an "amazing" reception from young and old when it did the rounds of the province, Horowhenua Kapiti Rugby Football Union chief executive Corey Kennett said.

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  11. Student stood down over speech assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The New Zealand Herald

    The speech sparked controversy at school and led to Anela Pritchard being told she had to take time away from Napier Girls High School. Photo / Thinkstock The speech sparked controversy at school and led to Anela Pritchard being told she had to take time away from Napier Girls High School.

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  12. Opportunities aplenty for savvy investors in new NAIRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Scoop

    NAI Harcourts has released its second Key Assets portfolio for 2015, which includes more than 50 commercial properties and businesses for sale and lease. General Manager Greg Clarke says the portfolio reflects the robust health of New Zealand's commercial property market.

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  13. Officer goes extra mile for touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The New Zealand Herald

    Morgane Silva and Antoine Demolliens with Napier Police Senior Sergeant Mike Foster on Marine Parade, Napier, where their rental campervan was broken into at the weekend. Photo / Warren Buckland A French couple visiting Napier were left with only the clothes on their backs after their campervan was broken into at the weekend.

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  14. Melbourne Storm forward Tohu Harris gives club jumper a Maori imprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Melbourne Storm have long benefited from the on-field talents of New Zealand players, and now they will wear a jersey specially designed by Kiwi international and Storm player Tohu Harris. The Harris-designed jersey will only be worn for the Storm's clash with St George-Illawarra Dragons at McLean Park in Napier, New Zealand on July 25. Storm players will make two visits to New Zealand within the month as they play New Zealand Warriors in Auckland on July 12, then come home against Penrith Panthers before flying to Napier.

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  15. Kiwis forward Tohu Harris designs Melbourne Storm jersey for Napier matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Stuff.co.nz

    When Melbourne Storm line up in Napier next month for their match against St George Illawarra at McLean Park, they'll be wearing a one-off jersey designed by Kiwis international Tohu Harris. The jersey incorporates several new elements for the July 25 match whilst staying true to Storm's traditional purple and navy colours and the club's signature thunderbolts.

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  16. Bell-tower in Napier's cathedral is earthquake-proneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Dominion Post

    The bell tower of Napier's St John's cathedral, a symbol of the city's renewal following the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake, has been found to be earthquake-prone. A structural assessment of the cathedral by engineers last month concluded that the iconic bell tower was likely to meet just 20 per cent of the New Building Standard.

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  17. How are we making cycling safer for New Zealanders?Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Scoop

    This week I was delighted to announce a further 41 urban cycleways projects across New Zealand will be funded through our $333 million urban cycleways programme. Alongside projects in the main metropolitan centres, the programme also includes projects in several provincial centres including Whangarei, Hamilton, Tauranga/Western Bay, Rotorua, Gisborne, Hastings/Napier, New Plymouth, Wanganui, Palmerston North, Blenheim, Nelson and Dunedin.

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  18. Napier company guilty of supplying Listeria-infected meat to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Stuff.co.nz

    A meat processor, its director and an employee have admitted selling Listeria-contaminated meat to the Hawke's Bay Hospital. The Hawke's Bay District Health Board discovered cold ready to eat meats supplied by the company was contaminated in July 2012, after a number of Listeria cases had been linked to the hospital kitchen.

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  19. Organ donors bill drawn from ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The New Zealand Herald

    A new tranche of members bills are set to go before Parliament including financial assistance for live organ donors, restricting superannuation for migrants, and holding a referendum of ratepayers before amalgamating local government bodies. They include Labour MP Stuart Nash's Local Government Act Amendment Bill to require a referendum before amalgamating local councils in any region.

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  20. Government to spend $330m on 41 new cycleways across the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    But more than $87m will be spent in provincial centres, including Whangarei, Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua, Gisborne, Hastings, Napier, New Plymouth, Whanganui, Palmerston North, Blenheim, Nelson and Dunedin. The 41 new projects will be funded from a range of sources, including the Government's $100 million Urban Cycleways Programme, which was announced in August as a pre-election sweetener. 1 comment