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. Coralee Matena: Our involvement in council planning crucialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    A core aspect of our advocacy, Federated Farmers is always involved in council plans and their implications for rural communities. We submit to annual plans and long term plans throughout New Zealand and make constructive proposals every year to virtually every council.

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  2. Hawke's Bay cop wins bid to keep name suppressed after accidental shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Dominion Post

    A Hawke's Bay police officer involved in an accidental shooting has been successful in his bid for name suppression. The constable has returned to frontline duties after an employment investigation, following his acquittal on a charge of carelessly using a rifle causing injury on August 16, 2013, in Hastings, when a handcuffed man was shot in the shoulder.

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  3. Hunt on for cruel cat trapperRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    A pet owner in Taradale has been left distraught after their black-and-white cat Jazz came home on Monday with a leg-hold trap attached to her lower jaw. Photo / Supplied The Hawke's Bay SPCA is trying to find a Napier cat-hater who seems to be illegally using traps to catch people's pets.

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  4. Sacked Hawke's Bay store workers awarded $134k following unjustified dismissalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Dominion Post

    Napier dairy and takeaway bar manager Devender Singh was sacked after shutting his shop to seek treatment for a hot oil splash to his eye. A Hawke's Bay business has been ordered to pay more than $134,000 to two former employees, one of whom stayed away from work on medical advice after being injured on the job.

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  5. Goodtime Pies expand in South Island ahead of planned export pushRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | The Press On-Line

    Hawke's Bay company Goodtime Pie Co is spending $500,000 on tripling frozen pie production at its South Island bakery ahead of an export push. Polletta ,who started Goodtime 38 years ago, said it was doubling the size of its Christchurch plant to take pressure off its Napier factory.

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  6. Retiree sentenced to community work after caught selling venison illegallyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Dominion Post

    A retiree who illegally sold venison to an undercover officer said he was only trying to cover the cost of his hunting trips. Hastings man Terence Daly, 66, was among those nabbed by the Ministry of Primary Industries in its Operation River, which ran between September 2014 and August 2015.

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  7. NZ and Australia's housing markets behave as one - UBSRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    The biggest Australian cities lead the way in trends, followed by Auckland, Wellington and smaller Aussie cities, then basically the rest of New Zealand. We like to play up our rivalry on the sports field and lampoon each other's cultural traits, but Australians and New Zealanders have a lot in common.

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  8. Young offenders get chance for licenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    More than 100 Hawke's Bay young offenders will be given a "fresh start in life" with the chance to gain their driver's licences and improve their employment opportunities. This week the New Zealand Transport Agency and the Howard League for Penal Reform signed an agreement which will contribute $100,000 from the Government's Community Road Safety Fund to the league's driving and literacy programme for young disadvantaged offenders in Hawke's Bay.

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  9. South Island weather breaks records in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | The Press On-Line

    It was also the second warmest autumn on record, averaging 13.4C over the three months from March to May, behind only the record-holding autumn of 1978, which averaged 13.7C. On the West Coast, Hokitika weather guru Mark Crompton said he recorded 574 millimetres of rain in May, making it the wettest May on record for the town.

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  10. Thea Anderson 'found her purpose' before fatal Hawke's Bay crashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Southland Times

    The 24-year-old from San Francisco died in Hawke's Bay Hospital on Tuesday, hours after her car was hit by another vehicle that crossed the centre line as she was driving to work at a Napier school for the intellectually disabled. Her parents and older sister have since arrived in New Zealand and said on Friday they had been overwhelmed by the support they had received.

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  11. Hawke's Bay cop acquitted after accidental shooting wants suppressionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    A Hawke's Bay police officer involved in an accidental shooting wants to be anonymous, and police supported his bid for name suppression. A Hawke's Bay police officer at the centre of an accidental shooting has not suffered any "adverse consequences" for his employment.

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  12. Stepping up for Vote2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Scoop

    All of Hawke's Bay councils - Hawke's Bay Regional, Central Hawke's Bay District, Wairoa District, Hastings District and Napier City - plus the Hawke's Bay District Health Board are working together to support the Vote2016 campaign in Hawke's Bay. LGNZ recently announced the launch of Vote2016 campaign, which aims to lift nationwide voter turnout in local elections to more than 50 per cent - a first since the 1980s.

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  13. Children's Commissioner Russell Wills: What about poverty and the homeless?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Government's budgetary big-spend on a "social investment" is being treated with scepticism by some of those at the forefront of battling such issues as housing and child poverty. Among them is Hawke's Bay paediatrician and outgoing national Children's Commissioner Russell Wills who says the Budget will help to reduce child abuse, but he "can't see a clear plan to tackle homelessness and poverty".

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  14. Paul Bailey: Gag order erodes trust furtherRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Martin W poses an important question in his Talking Point "Reboot talks to build better water management systems". Do we trust experts and scientists? This question gets right to the heart of ratepayers' concerns about the dam.

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  15. Champion sheep dogs run for titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Tutira sheep dog trialist Dave Wallace with Toi after winning the North Island short head and yard title at Mangamingi, near Eltham, three weeks ago. They're among the strong Hawke's Bay contingent heading south for the South Island and New Zealand championships in North Otago next week.

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  16. 'Fishy' looking vehicle leads to Napier cop netting missing fishing gearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Police senior constable Bruce Ford recovered most of the haul of rods and other marine equipment, alcohol, food and other small items. Photo / Supplied They're calling it one of the great catches after an alleged burglar was netted near the boat moorings around the Napier inner harbour on Monday.

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  17. From Indian summer to snowfallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Snow down to 200m in southern Hawke's Bay on Sunday night and early yesterday was part of such a sudden cold snap it caught even the weatherman by surprise. "I would have doubts about 200 metres [the altitude of Dannevirke]," he said, having had no reports of snow in the town, and having expected no snow below 400m in the lower North Island.

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  18. Too many kaka? What nonsenseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Dominion Post

    OPINION : Conservation has a new frontier. Its location may surprise some New Zealanders, because it's not an isolated beach or distant alpine valley.

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  19. Applications sought from Kiwi youngstersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Scoop

    Rotary is currently accepting applications from New Zealand students who want to experience a "true" exchange with a family on the other side of the Tasman - including a week-long "safari". Celebrating 50 years of exchanges in 2017, the Rotary Australia & New Zealand Student Exchange programme is regarded as one of the most respected and safest student exchanges in the world.

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  20. Nurturing tomorrow's scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | Scoop

    Almost 150 youngsters had their inner Einstein nudged last week, as they dissected fish, fermented yeast and built and programmed robots, among other things. It was part of the Hawke's Bay Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand's commitment to showing children that science, technology and mathematics "are sexy subjects".

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