Napier, New Zealand Newswire (Page 9)

Napier, New Zealand Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Napier, New Zealand. (Page 9)

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  1. Manawatu on the hunt for props and first-fivesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    That is reflected in the selections made by Manawatu coaches Jason O'Halloran and Jeremy Cotter in their first wider squad named on Friday. Losing Highlanders prop Ma'afu Fia for the season with his smashed knee and first-five Jade Te Rure picking up a $200,000 contract with the Scottish Rugby Union forced the coaches to start exploring.

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  2. Ground floor of Hastings landmark for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The ground floor of the former Hawke's Bay Farmers Co-op department store building at 124 Market St North, Hastings is for sale. The ground level of the historic three-storey former Hawke's Bay Farmers Co-Op building, on the corner of Hasting's Market St North and Queen St in Hastings, has been placed on the market for sale.

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  3. Hawke's Bay happy to have Zac Guildford home, back playing for MagpiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Former All Blacks wing Zac Guildford is keen on a return to Hawke's Bay after cutting ties with Clermont. Zac Guildford could be back in a Hawke's Bay jersey this year but his homecoming is understood to be based purely on returning to a safe, secure, comfortable environment.

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  4. Smokefreerockquest a " Hawkes Bay heats resultsRead the original story

    May 3, 2015 | Scoop

    Aspiring teen musicians conquered their nerves and played their songs at the local Smokefreerockquest heats, held on Sunday at Napier Boys High School; where the top 12 bands and solo-duos in Hawkes Bay were selected to go through to the regional final. Over 650 bands and solo/duos will go through regional heats and finals in 24 towns from Invercargill to Kaitaia between now and 2 July.

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  5. Another fine autumn day on the way for mostRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Another nice autumn day is on the way for most of the country after a pleasant weekend, but the threat of big winds and heavy rain lurk on the horizon. MetService expects just about everyone to stay dry and warm enough for Monday.

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  6. Jets break six-game losing streakRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    After losing their fist six gases in a row, the Jets picked up their first win, beating the Bay Hawks 101-90 at Napier on Saturday night. The Jets have promised to deliver, but haven't done so this season, but against Hawke's Bay, who had two wins and two losses before tonight, they came out firing.

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  7. $6m project to fight stoats and ferretsRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Otago Daily Times

    A new $6 million environmental restoration project will use a wireless network to trap stoats and ferrets in Hawke's Bay. The Cape to City project, launched officially at the Napier War Memorial Conference Centre last night, will use low-cost predator control across 26,000ha of farmland between Waimarama and Havelock North.

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  8. Farmers back a pioneering environmental restoration projectRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Scoop

    Hawke's Bay farmers are getting in behind a New Zealand first environmental restoration project, which has just been launched in Napier. The Cape to City project is a world-leading programme, which will aim to achieve a predator free Hawke's Bay.

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  9. Transport Plans show forward thinkingRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Scoop

    Hawke's Bay Regional Council today adopted the region's Land Transport, and Public Transport plans which prioritise core projects and investment over the coming ten years. Regional Transport Committee chair and HBRC Councillor Alan Dick was pleased with the work behind these plans and the focus they deliver to improve transport and connectivity outcomes for Hawke's Bay.

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  10. Improving weather trend for the rest of the weekRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Scoop

    After a wet and windy start to the week, the weather should gradually improve and become mostly fine by the time the weekend rolls around. "There is still a bit of the wet stuff around for the next couple of days, but the trend is for fine weather to dominate by the end of the week," commented MetService meteorologist Stephen Glassey.

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  11. Hawke's Bay – a bike friendly regionRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | Scoop

    Whether you love BMX and pump tracks, mountain bike parks, country roads, the iWay or our trails, Hawke's Bay is set to become the most bike-friendly region in the country. A new draft Hawke's Bay Regional Cycle Plan is being released for public comment this week and its focus potentially cements the region as the cycling capital of New Zealand.

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  12. Mainly fine Friday for countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    A magnificent autumn day in store for Wellington should encourage a big crowd to line central city streets for the centenary Anzac parade, featuring Peter Jackson's collection of wartime vehicles. Much of the country should enjoy similar excellent weather on Friday, with some exceptions in the north east and south.

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  13. House stripped while woman visits dying grandfatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    A woman visiting Rotorua to be with her dying grandfather discovered her Hawke's Bay house was "stripped" by thieves in her absence, her family says. Rewa Morrison said her granddaughter Chevy Lee Morrison was staying in Rotorua because her husband, Tamehana Morrison, was ill in a hospice.

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  14. Don't Throw Good Money After Bad on Gisborne LineRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Scoop

    The Taxpayers' Union is slamming the Hawke's Bay Regional Council for not ruling out more money to prop up the Napier-Gisborne railway line. Responding to today's report in the Hawke's Bay Today , Taxpayers' Union Executive Director, Jordan Williams, says: "The Government has piled billions into rail over the last decade, and it can't even get the national network to breakeven.

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  15. Kiwi fighting Isis killed in IraqRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | The Otago Daily Times

    A New Zealand citizen has been killed in an Islamic State rocket attack after he returned to Iraq to fight for the country's civilian army. The Hawkes Bay family of Kadhem Chilab Abbas, 42, a refugee who settled in Napier in 2003, say he was killed instantly after a rocket attack on his car on Friday in the Iraqi city of Tikrit.

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  16. Kiwi killed in Iraq by rocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Kadhem Chilab Abbas had returned to Iraq in June last year to volunteer for a civilian army in the fight against the extremist Islamist group. Photo / Supplied A New Zealand citizen has been killed in an Isis rocket attack after he returned to Iraq to fight for the country's civilian army.

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  17. Police unimpressed with man found sleeping in the middle of roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Nothing To Do With Arbroath

    Police found a man at 4.45am on Saturday, sound asleep in the middle of a road in Napier, New Zealand. He was not injured and had not been run over, but was extremely drunk.

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  18. 23-year-old driver missing after car crash; found down a bankRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Scoop

    News from NZ Police Police tonight found missing Hawke's Bay man Aaron Vandenburg whose car was found crashed on the Napier-Taupo Road this afternoon. Search and rescue teams found Mr Vandenburg just after 8.30pm not far from where his car had crashed.

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  19. Missing man found in scrub after crash between Napier and TaupoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    A Hawke's Bay man missing after a car crash has been found entangled in a thicket of blackberry bushes not far from the crash scene. Friends of Aaron Vandenburg, 23, found his crashed Audi near Te Haroto summit on the Napier-Taupo road on Tuesday afternoon, but there was no sign of him.

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  20. Fears for man missing after crash between Napier and TaupoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Friends who found a Hawke's Bay man's crashed car are alarmed that there were no signs of the driver. The car being driven by Aaron Vandenburg, 23, was found near the Te Haroto summit on State Highway 5 between Napier and Taupo on Tuesday afternoon.

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