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. St George Illawarra's NRL losing streak goes on as Melbourne Storm take points in NapierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Age

    St George Illawarra have slumped to the longest losing streak in the joint-venture's history after suffering their seventh straight loss at the hands of Melbourne in Napier, New Zealand on Saturday. The 22-4 defeat leaves the Dragons 8-10 for the season and facing an uphill battle to salvage their fading finals hopes, a scenario that was unthinkable after their run of nine straight weeks in the top four over the opening half of the season.


  2. Hometown hero Harris takes Napier by StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Age

    He may be playing out of position when he runs onto Napier's McLean Park against the Dragons, but Melbourne Storm's Tohu Harris will be feeling right at home. The Hawke's Bay-raised Harris will move from the pack to fill in at centre for the Storm in their 'home' match against St George Illawarra on the field he graced as a youngster playing another code.


  3. CD don't spring many surprises with contract listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    CD and the other five major associations have offered their first round of 14 contracts for the summer and there are only three changes on a list of almost entirely home-grown players. There have been three changes to the contract list with Doug Bracewell being elevated to a New Zealand contract, long-serving Manawatu man Jamie How having retired and Kieran Noema-Barnett is now playing for Gloucester in England.


  4. Mid-Canterbury Ranfurly Shield challenge crushed by Hawke's Bay onslaughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 |

    It almost seemed cruel as Mid Canterbury briefly sniffed a Ranfurly Shield boilover only to have Hawke's Bay rip it from their grasps in the blink of an eye, then wash it away in a tsunami of second half points. For the second match in succession Hawke's Bay were subjected to an uncomfortable Heartland style examination before pulling away to extend their Shield tenure to six successful defences at McLean Park in Napier.


  5. Zac Guildford enjoying the quiet Bay life ahead of third Ranfurly Shield defenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 |

    Zac Guildford in action during his first game for Hawke's Bay this year, their first successful Ranfurly Shield defence against Wairarapa-Bush on July 9. A few thousand people at McLean Park is a far cry from 17,000 at the Stade Marcel Michelin but Zac Guildford is happier than ever playing Ranfurly Shield rugby. The former All Black gave up his lucrative Clermont contract in May , deciding it was completely the wrong place for him to be at a time in his life when he yearned for the support of family and friends.


  6. Storm confident about trip over the ditch, says coach BellamyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Age

    Kiwi international forward Tohu Harris is heading home with Melbourne Storm to play the Dragons in Napier on Saturday night. Melbourne Storm coach Craig Bellamy says can see the positive side of his club's transplanted home game in Napier, New Zealand on Saturday night.


  7. Baya s Cafes Reveal exciting Brunch dishesRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Scoop

    The best of the region's cafes and eateries are right behind a new culinary event, the Total Food Equipment Best Brunch in the Bay. Cafes from Waipkurau to Westshore and everywhere in between have submitted their entry to organiser Food Hawke's Bay.


  8. Two Napier shops fined for selling cigarettes to minorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Dominion Post

    The Shakespeare Road Mini Market, on Bluff Hill, and Essentials, in Hastings St, were caught in an operation carried out by the Hawke's Bay District Health Board in the school holidays. Board director of population health Caroline McElnay said 35 shops were checked as part of the operation in Napier, Hastings and Havelock North.


  9. SKD not named for Roosters v TigersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Yahoo!

    ... nsville. Both Melbourne and St George Illawarra are unchanged for their Saturday match at McLean Park in Napier, New Zealand as the Dragons seek to stop their six-game losing streak.


  10. Melbourne Storm look to local fans for inspiration ahead of Napier home gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... to back wins, get another two points and keep our position on the ladder." The Storm play the Dragons in Napier, New Zealand on Saturday night with the game starting at 5.30pm Melbourne time.


  11. 80 year aviation mystery still unsolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Gypsy Moth flown by Hamish Armstrong, from Akitio on July 21, 1935, found by trampers on August 4, 1935 western side of the Ruahine Ranges, behind Wakarara. Photo / Christine McKay In 1935, Hamish Armstrong and his plane vanished on a flight from Akitio to Hastings and his body has still not been found.


  12. Hawke's Bay Urban Possum Control A WinnerRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Scoop

    The Hawke's Bay Urban Biodiversity possum control programme was a winner at the Local Government New Zealand Awards last night. A thrilled group of Hawke's Bay Regional Council biosecurity staff and regional councillors accepted the Air New Zealand EXCELLENCE Award for Environmental Impact presented to the council which has developed a project or initiative that has made a positive contribution to the quality of their environment.


  13. Previously unmarked WWI soldier's grave now restored, descendants soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Dominion Post

    The new plaque and headstone marking the grave of Distinguished Conduct Medal winner William George Brown, in Waipukurau Cemetery. Pictured are Brown's great-niece Yvonne Jones, left, and Napier woman Rachael Rogge, who tracked down Brown's unmarked grave after finding his DCM among her grandmother's possessions.


  14. Ministry did not know hospital was giving Bay Cuisine meat to patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2012 |

    Bay Cuisine in Napier.The Ministry of Primary Industries knew the company had sold listeria contaminated meat, but did not know Hawke's Bay Hospital was a customer. The Ministry of Primary Industries knew Bay Cuisine had sold listeria-contaminated meats halfway through an outbreak that claimed two lives at Hawke's Bay Hospital.


  15. Amalgamation debate needs to stick to the factsRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Scoop

    Napier Mayor Bill Dalton is scaremongering over amalgamation and needs to keep the fiction away from the facts, says A Better Hawke's Bay Chairman, Rebecca Turner. Ms Turner said Mr Dalton's recent anti-amalgamation opinion columns and social media posts were continuing to "clutch at straws" and he needed to take the upcoming vote more seriously.


  16. New police stations for Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | Dominion Post

    The cell block at the Hastings station was presently being renovated and all arrests in Napier or Hastings will be held in this new block. "Instead of having two custodial facilities operating within 20km of each other that require two lots of staffing, it makes better sense to have one facility so that we can deploy more staff out on the streets," Ms Venables said.


  17. Hawkea s Baya s First Emergency Shelter Gets a Generous LiftRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | Scoop

    The dream to establish Hawke's Bay's first emergency shelter for the prevention of homelessness is becoming reality as the $100,000 hurdle to move the two storey building has been overcome. Relocate Homes NZ Managing Director Shannon Tawhiti said he is excited to get the wheels moving on such a positive project, which will help so many Hawke's Bay families.


  18. Nino D'Esposito charged with allowing boat to go to sea without observerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 |

    Seafood company director Nino D'Esposito, one of his companies, and a skipper, have been charged with allowing a vessel to go to sea without an observer on board. A fishing company director at the centre of a large MPI investigation into quota irregularities has now been charged with allowing one of his boats to go fishing without an observer on board.


  19. Napier men and company fined over listeria meat sold to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 |

    Bay Cuisine Production manager Christopher Mackie arrives, with his wife, at the Napier District Court for sentencing after selling listeria-contaminated meat and omitting to disclose test results showing the meat was contaminated. A meat processing company, a director and an employee have been fined a total of $192,500 for selling listeria-contaminated meat to Hawke's Bay Hospital and others, and for intentionally deceiving regulators by omitting test results that revealed the contamination.


  20. Priest John Tovey pleads guilty to indecent assault charges in NapierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 |

    John Tovey entered guilty pleas to the charges in Napier District Court on Wednesday morning. The alleged offending occurred in Napier between April last year and January 2. Tovey, 64, was previously a vicar in North Canterbury and a priest in charge at Churton Park in Wellington for five years, and then in Wainuiomata for 10 years, before moving to Hawke's Bay in 2010, where he became associate priest at All Saints parish in Taradale, a position he held until late 2011.