Rotorua, New Zealand Newswire

Rotorua, New Zealand Newswire

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  1. The Canterbury Sale Set to ContinueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2013 | 24-7 Press Release

    Canterbury sports products, popular for their wide range, quality and reasonable prices are being reduced further in price to make them even more affordable. STOCKPORT, ENGLAND, January 25, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Lovers of Canterbury products will be delighted that the Canterbury sale has is still on and running into February.

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  2. Baby girl who made England hard-man rugby captain a softie: How...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... was made captain of Miss Tromans' hometown rugby club Northampton Saints in 2009. Hartley was raised in Rotorua, New Zealand, before moving to England as a teenager and settling with his aunt and uncle in Sussex.

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  3. Portrait of the Treaty artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    A new book uncovers the story of New Zealand's best-known Treaty painting and the man behind it. Co-author Peter Alsop reveals a tale that's been 78 years in the making.

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  4. Protest fears put cork in TPP ministers celebration lunch at wineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    A celebration lunch for TPP ministers at Villa Maria winery on Thursday was cancelled at short notice because of concerns protesters could breach security and invade the premises. Ministers were to have been secretly ferried out to the restaurant in Villa Maria's idyllic country setting near Auckland Airport after signing the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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  5. Lizzie Marvelly: My Waitangi Day one of joy and celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    Personally, I love Waitangi Day. It is a day when I celebrate the precious bicultural fabric of our nation.

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  6. Bar owner defrauds IRD of nearly $1mRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    A Taupo bar owner who once played for the Junior All Blacks has admitted defrauding the Inland Revenue Department of nearly $1 million. John Neville Williams, 58, also a former Waikato lock, and Raewyn Anne Stewart, also 58, his partner and bar co-owner, today admitted five representative jointly laid charges relating to tax, GST and PAYE evasion by their company Stewart Drake International Ltd, which owned the bar, JJ's @ On Tap.

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  7. Tourists spend thousands on chauffeurs to avoid driving on New Zealand roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Stuff.co.nz

    Christchurch-based chauffeur Robin Adams acts as both taxi driver and guide for overseas visitors. "I mother them all the way around."

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  8. Departure Lounge: Terrific service at Murphys Holiday CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

    The caravan-minding service at Murphys Holiday Camp at Matata, just north of Whakatane. For $1 a day, you can store your vehicle.

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  9. NZ@Noon: Ant invaders & BB gun banditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The New Zealand Herald

    Two young boys playing with BB guns get a visit from armed police and the Argentine Ant makes its way to Whanganui are just two of the stories making headlines around the regions today. Two young boys get a shocking visit from armed police after they were spotted pointing BB guns around in sight of the public.

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  10. Kiwi chef's lamb shanks make Axl Rose lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    She's cooked food for The Rolling Stones and Pink Floyd - but it was a request from Axl Rose that really sticks in the mind of a former chef for some of the worlds biggest rock stars. "But one night we cooked lamb shanks and he decided he wanted this rather than his normal we had prepared.

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  11. Long road from New Zealand backwater to England captain for Dylan HartleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stuff.co.nz

    Proudly displayed inside the clubhouse of Crowborough Rugby Club is the first England age-grade shirt worn by Dylan Hartley. Rather than a pristine white replica, it is very much the real thing, the real Dylan, caked in a combination of mud and Scottish blood.

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  12. Six Nations 2016: England, France, Wales, Ireland, Scotland and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Daily Mail

    Six Nations 2016: England, France, Wales, Ireland, Scotland and Italy - read Sir Clive Woodward's ultimate team-by-team guide Six Nations 2016: England, France, Wales, Ireland, Scotland and Italy - read Sir Clive Woodward's ultimate team-by-team guide The Six Nations returns this weekend with Ireland looking to retain their title while England hope to bounce back under Eddie Jones after a dismal World Cup. It's promising to be a fascinating tournament and here, Sportsmail's SIR CLIVE WOODWARD brings you his unmissable team-by-team guide.

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  13. Holiday surcharge for medicine 'mind-boggling', says motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The New Zealand Herald

    Tauranga mother Karen Pope says she was alarmed at having to pay a holiday surcharge on a prescription for her 8-year-old daughter Lenore. Photo / John Borren Two Bay of Plenty mothers with sick kids are shocked they had to pay a public holiday surcharge on medicines - and are warning other parents to beware.

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  14. International race directors attending Tarawera UltraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Scoop

    The world's trail running royalty are descending on the Bay of Plenty, with seven international race directors part of the Ultra-Trail World Tour in New Zealand for the first time to attend the Tarawera Ultramarathon this Saturday. Being held on February 6, the Tarawera Ultramarathon is a world-class 100km trail run from Rotorua to Kawerau in the Bay of Plenty and is also part of the Ultra Trail World Tour.

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  15. NZ@Noon: Dollar home & a grave thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The New Zealand Herald

    An Auckland home listed on TradeMe sells for $1 and a family are distraught after precious, hand-carved pou are stolen from kids' graves are just two of the stories making headlines around the regions today. A house in Auckland is bought for $1 on TradeMe.

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  16. Kelly McGarry-inspired rider Wyn Masters eyes Dodzy Memorial Enduro victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Taranaki Daily News

    Thoughts will be with two riders taken too soon when the Dodzy Memorial Enduro begins in the Wairoa Gorge this weekend. One of New Zealand's leading competitors Wyn Masters, who will be one of the favourites for the event, is expecting the DME to be an emotional occasion following the death of Nelson freeride star Kelly McGarry earlier this week.

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  17. Malaysian military man Muhammad Rizalman bin Ismail sentenced to nine months home detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Dominion Post

    Muhammad Rizalman Ismail has been sentenced to nine months home detention by Justice David Collins in the Wellington High Court. In November Rizalman, 39, pleaded guilty to one charge of indecently assaulting Wellington woman Tania Billingsley in her Brooklyn home on May 10, 2014.

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  18. 10,000 more distress beaconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Scoop

    The number of registered distress beacons in New Zealand increased sharply by 20 per cent in 2015 . "For people in trouble more beacons means faster response, more lives saved, and fewer serious injuries," the Manager of the Rescue Coordination Centre New Zealand , Mike Hill said.

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  19. December caps strong year for Rotorua property salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Waikato Times

    December 2015 saw an almost 80 per cent rise in house sales on the year earlier, continuing an 11 month trend of consecutive double-digit sales growth in the Rotorua property market. The latest housing market report from the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand revealed there were 130 house sales in December 2015, up 78.1 per cent on the year earlier.

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  20. NZa s Ruby Muir poised to make Tarawera Ultra historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Scoop

    New Zealand's Ruby Muir is set to make history this weekend if she wins the 100km-long Tarawera Ultramarathon and becoming the first three-time winner in the race's eight-year history. Muir first won the race in 2013 and returned last year to win the 2015 event in an impressive time of 9:02, smashing the previous course record by 90 minutes.

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