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. 'Pretty good' weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    This time last week I was on my way to Masterton. Not much of a place, but one of the best music venues I've been to in a while.

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  2. Gales or rain for most, rain for many on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Severe northwest gales arrive at the bottom of the North Island on Friday morning, after blowing down trees and powerlines in the South Island through the night. Along with gusts of up to 130kmh, Wellington was expected to have drizzle, turning to rain by evening with a high of 18 degrees Celsius, MetService said.

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  3. $30m govt loan aimed at US creditor, Lepionka wins Hawke's Bay court battle, is A2 Milk over-valued?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | NBR Newsroom

    In NBR Print today: The government made $30 million available to its ailing coal company Solid Energy specifically to repay a debt to US company Cargill , says a document provided to the National Business Review . The money was offered as "facility C" in a 2013 government support package and was designated "to meet payment of the Cargill debt."

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  4. Hawke's Bay homelessness 'extremely' concerningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Dominion Post

    Napier and Hastings Citizen Advice Bureaus say the lack of emergency housing is a growing issue in Hawke's Bay. Hawke's Bay's Citizens Advice Bureaus say they are "extremely concerned" about a lack of emergency housing in the region following a jump in inquiries from homeless people.

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  5. Kiwi Regional Airlines tossing up Tauranga and Napier flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Kiwi Regional Airlines chief executive Ewan Wilson said it would announce a new destination in its network in early December with flights due to begin in late February. On Wednesday the airline announced it was cancelling its twice weekly return service from Dunedin to Queenstown less than one month after launching.

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  6. Hawks basketball franchise set to stay at long-time base despite debt to venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Dominion Post

    Hawke's Bay professional basketball team the Hawks is set to continue playing at its long-time Taradale base, despite the trust that runs the venue having to write off a $58,000 debt. The Hawks, who have struggled financially over recent years, have been regular users of Taradale's Pettigrew Green Arena since it opened in 2003.

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  7. Napier shop owner held up at knife-point, robbers steal his carRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Dominion Post

    Police are calling for sightings of two people who fled the scene of a Napier robbery in the victim's RAV4. The man handed over several hundred dollars in cash after being threatened by the pair near his shop when he arrived at work about 3.50am on Friday, police say.

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  8. NZ in top ten for gender equalityRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Scoop

    Kia ora koutou, welcome to On Balance - the National Council of Women of New Zealand's weekly round-up of the latest gender equality news, research and events. Please share it with anyone you think might be interested and let them know they can subscribe here.

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  9. Large parts of Napier are vulnerable to sea level rise, according to reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Dominion Post

    Haumoana, in Hawke's Bay, is among low-lying coastal areas identified as being vulnerable to sea level rise in a report released by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment. Nearly 8000 homes, dozens of businesses and 145 kilometres of roads in Napier are on land that may be affected by rising seas, according to a major report tabled in Parliament on Thursday.

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  10. Film Student Wins Pania AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Scoop

    The 27-year-old from China was presented with the coveted Pania trophy at a premiere of EIT ideaschool screen production student movies staged this week at Napier's MTG. The gold-leaf statuette, inspired by the landmark statue of Te Pania in Napier's Marine Parade gardens, is awarded annually to the diploma programme's top achiever.

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  11. French Legion of Honour ceremony aboard the Prairial in NapiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Scoop

    On Friday the 20th of November, Ambassador of France to New Zealand Mrs Florence Jeanblanc-Risler will hold a Legion of Honour ceremony aboard the French naval frigate, the Prairial, in Napier. Ambassador Jeanblanc-Risler will present this medal, France's highest honour, to Mr Maxwell Collett and to the families of the late Mr John Caulton and the late Mr Eric Brunton.

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  12. Where the rising seas will hit Kiwi homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Haumoana, in Hawke's Bay, is among low-lying coastal areas identified as being vulnerable to sea level rise in a report released by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment. Around the country, more than 5500 homes are likely to be affected by sea level rise by 2065, Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment Jan Wright said.

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  13. Hawke's Bay regional councillors hit back at meeting attendance figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Dominion Post

    Turning up to meetings and workshops, including those held at Hawke's Bay Regional Council's Napier headquarters, doesn't amount to being an effective representative, some councillors say. Hawke's Bay regional councillors have gone on the defensive after the council published figures showing their attendance rate at meetings ranged from 62 to 100 per cent.

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  14. Spark customer service failure?Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | Geekzone

    I saw a letter in our local paper today that I think should be publicised here. Unfortunately I have no way of contacting the writer to get permission to re-post so I will paraphrase instead.

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  15. New surface for courts at St Joseph's School MorrinsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Waikato Times

    Enjoying the new court surface at St Joseph's School Morrinsville are from left: Olivia Richards, 7, Ruby Baker, 6, Kelvin Kumar, 7, Harrison Morgan, 5, Camryn Botten, 6, and Sonechka Lee, 6. The top court includes a netball court, tennis court and a hockey D and the lower court has a basketball court and play area. "It's made such an amazing playable surface for the children, it's revitalised that part of the school playground."

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  16. WorkSafe decides against laying charges over schoolboy Aryan Banerjee's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Dominion Post

    WorkSafe says while Aryan Banerjee's death was a terrible tragedy, charges are not justified because the incident was not "reasonably foreseeable". WorkSafe New Zealand will not lay charges over the death of Napier schoolboy Aryan Banerjee, saying its investigations found the circumstances under which he died were "not reasonably foreseeable".

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  17. Murder accused namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The man charged with murdering Napier woman Victoria Foster at her Westshore home last month has been identified as former partner Chazz Hayden Hall. Name suppression, which was granted in the interim at a hospital bedside sitting on October 27, the day after Miss Foster died, was lifted by Justice Simon France in the High Court in Napier today.

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  18. Investors look beyond Auckland in good year for North Island commercial, industrial propertyRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2015 | NBR Newsroom

    Stock constraints within the Auckland market are prompting investors and motivated owner/occupiers to look to areas outside Auckland for commercial and industrial property opportunities. Bayleys in the North director Tony Grindle says buyers are starting to gravitate northward where they are seeking out quality, seismically-compliant buildings across all the sectors.

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  19. Hip and knee patients asked to endure more pain before surgery - LabourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The Press On-Line

    Hawke's Bay couple Ken and Lois Smith. Ken spent $23,000 getting private knee surgery after being repeatedly knocked back by the public system.

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  20. Ranfurly Shield on display at Te Aroha AP&H ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Waikato Times

    The shield, colloquially known as the Log o' Wood, is currently held by Waikato Rugby Union, after beating Hawke's Bay last month in Napier. Whetu Douglas and Brad Weber of Waikato with the Ranfurly Shield following the round nine ITM Cup match between Hawke's Bay and Waikato on October 9, 2015, in Napier.

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