Napier, New Zealand Newswire (Page 8)

Napier, New Zealand Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Napier, New Zealand. (Page 8)

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  1. Central Districts Cricket Association avoids alcohol convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Dominion Post

    Martin Guptill is run out in the Black Caps' match against Afghanistan in Napier in March. Central Districts Cricket Association was caught out the same day, selling beer to a minor.

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

    Jun 18, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    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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  3. Letterbox raider pocketed chequesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Ataneta Eva Puna, 25, appeared in Napier District Court yesterday, facing nine charges of dishonestly using a document, all relating to cheques she took from letterboxes and banked last year, which had a combined value of $1530. Puna pleaded guilty to all charges and Judge Bridget Mackintosh ordered her to complete 200 hours' community work and pay full reparation.

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  4. New Zealand: Stylish Napier has 30s vibe but modern sensibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | The London Free Press

    Mister D waiter John Fergus takes orders from diners Kenny Leong from Singapore, left, and Alejandro Mendoza of Mexico, right. IAN ROBERTSON PHOTO NAPIER, New Zealand -- With more than 120 stylish 1930s Art Deco buildings, beautiful Pacific Ocean views along Hawke's Bay, the country's oldest winery plus dozens of area vineyards, this city of 60,000 is well worth visiting -- or, in my case, revisiting.

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  5. Couple Buff up English in Their Adopted HomelandRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Scoop

    Coming to New Zealand from a bustling city in southern China, Manka Li and Nicko Liang were drawn to the calm and quiet of Hawke's Bay. The pair moved to Napier three years ago, wanting to integrate into a smaller community and having learnt about study opportunities at EIT.

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  6. Minister Needs to Spend on East Coast Roads And RailRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Scoop

    "When I heard the Minister wax lyrical about land transport spending I thought, hang on a minute, that doesn't ring quite true," says Transport Spokesperson Denis O'Rourke. "Gisborne deserves better roads but it also deserves to have rail to help take logs between the Ports of Napier and Gisborne.

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  7. Ironman challenge set to push dad beyond the limitRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Hartlepool Mail

    ... a 26.2-mile run, with competitors having 17 hours to complete the course. Howie, 39, is originally from Napier, New Zealand, and emigrated to Hartlepool 10 years ago to play and coach rugby at Hartlepool Old Boys RFC. He is raising money for ...

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  8. 5 things to do in Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    A visit to Napier wouldn't be complete without learning about the city's Art Deco history, with festivals dedicated to the theme. From award-winning wineries and gourmet restaurants to reliving a bygone era and finding a whole lot of sunshine, there's always something to do in Hawke's Bay.

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  9. Air New Zealand brings new marathon to Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A new marathon, to be held in Hawke's Bay from 2016, will join Air New Zealand's popular Queenstown run. Hawke's Bay's new International Marathon runners should find some comfort during the 26-mile stretch in their surroundings of wineries and olive groves.

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  10. Man defending 17-yr-old sex chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Police say new legislation on DNA evidence led to the arrest of Glenn Junior Te Kahu, 37, who appeared before Judge Geoff Rea in the Napier District Court yesterday. Photo / Supplied A former Hawke's Bay man is defending a raft of charges laid after a mysterious sexual assault case from 17 years ago.

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  11. A showery southwesterly weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Dunedin is also in for a windy on Friday with a high of just 12C, and will see rain throughout the weekend. Prepare for some cool southwesterlies which will hit the country on Friday and throughout the weekend, bringing wet weather with them.

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  12. Donations pour in for rugby player who collapsed on the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    Donations have flooded in to help the family of a former Palmerston North man who collapsed during a rugby match. John Taitoko, 28, a Napier Old Boys' Marist senior thirds frontrower, collapsed shortly after getting to his feet following a maul or ruck during a match against Dannevirke club Aotea in Napier on Saturday.

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  13. Snow on high roads, and gales on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    Motorists are advised to take care on Old Coach Road between Clinton and Mataura, where snow fell on Thursday morning. Snow is falling on roads in the deep south, with flurries expected on the North Island's Desert Road later in the day.

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  14. MTG hosts award winning architectRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Scoop

    'Perilous landscapes' and 'passive environments' are just two of the themes that award winning architect Pete Bossley will speak about at MTG Century Theatre on Tuesday 16 June. Mr Bossley, awarded the New Zealand Institute of Architecture's Gold Medal in 2012 in recognition of his outstanding career, has been invited to speak in Napier by the Gisborne Hawke's Bay Branch of the New Zealand Institute of Architects.

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  15. Central Districts in danger of getting away from what why it was foundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    We were never at ease with the sudden departure of Manawatu man Neil Hood from the CD chief's role in April. It seemed neither was happy with the way Hood's high jump was handled, nor with the rapid installing of his successor, and probably the reasons for it.

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  16. Fantasy Heroines That Rock Helen Lowe's World: Pania of the Reef...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | SF Signal

    Helen Lowe , is a novelist, poet, interviewer and blogger whose first novel, Thornspell , was published to critical praise in 2008. Her second, The Heir of Night won the Gemmell Morningstar Award 2012.

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  17. Seeking friends for sex-offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Napier's Pat Magill is looking for people to visit sex-offender Stewart Murray Wilson in his house on Whanganui Prison grounds. Mr Magill has been visiting Wilson, usually known as Murray, for years - and now he is offering to go there with new visitors.

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  18. Woman admits killing elderly mumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Annie Rangi, aka Anne Savage, 52, pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Aileen MacDonald, 70, who was assaulted in her Veronica Ave home in Onekawa on December 28. Her lawyer, Russell Fairbrother QC, appeared in the High Court in Napier before Justice Simon France, presiding via video link from the High Court in Wellington. Just days after Christmas last year, the family's nightmare began, when the grandmother of seven and great-grandmother of two succumbed to injuries in Hawke's Bay Hospital.

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  19. Decade-long Woodward v Smith family fight ends in High CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A decade-long "cancerous" family spat involving millions of dollars has come to an end after a judge spoke of the countless amount of money and time the families had wasted. In the High Court at Wellington, Justice Stephen Kos brought to a conclusion the dispute between the Woodward and Smith families of Hawke's Bay.

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  20. Council should only build crucial projects the city needsRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2015 | Scoop

    Property Council believes Napier City Council must not fund projects from its reserves or borrow unless they are crucial for the city. Property Council Hawke's Bay Chapter has submitted on the Council's Long Term Plan 2015-2025, arguing for the Council to push back on unnecessary projects even if it means delays.

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