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  1. New Plymouth-bound passenger ends up on wrong plane and lands in TaurangaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Taranaki Daily News

    Last week, after spending 24 hours in the air, a sleepy Roger Ting accidentally got on the wrong connecting flight in Auckland and ended up in 310 kilometres away from his destination. The 17-year-old New Plymouth Boys' High School student was on his way back from Hong Kong with his younger brother Andrew.

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  2. 'He has left a huge hole in our family'Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Deputy disability commissioner Rose Wall survived a horror crash which claimed the life of her husband and a young Hamilton man. Graham Charles Hare, 64, died when the BMW he was driving was involved in a head-on collision with a Toyota Corolla driven by a 17-year-old at Te Kowhai, west of Hamilton, just before 10pm on Friday.

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  3. Long weekend road toll rises to fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    A fifth person died just before 10am today on State Highway 5, near Napier, after a collision between a motorcyclist and a car. Photo / Duncan Brown Motorists not driving to conditions - and impatience - appear to be the themes of crashes which have killed five people on the country's roads so far this long weekend.

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  4. Head on MVARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    Head on MVA This afternoon the Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was dispatched Waihi where two cars had collided head on in the Karangahake Gorge, this was the second head on the the gorge today. Three patients received critical injuries in the crash.

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  5. Waka and sailing expert has key role at WaitangiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The New Zealand Herald

    Tauranga's celestial navigator and voyaging waka skipper Jack Thatcher is due to take a prominent ceremonial role in New Zealand's nationhood celebrations at Waitangi today. He has his fingers crossed that the weather improves enough to allow all waka, including war canoes, to take part in the the Waitangi Day celebrations next to where the treaty was first signed in 1840.

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  6. Karangahake Gorge reopened after serious two-car smashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stuff.co.nz

    A 17-year-old woman was taken to Tauranga Hospital in critical condition after the crash, by the Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter. A 17-year-old Auckland woman was in a critical condition and the Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter took her to Tauranga Hospital, a statement from the crew said.

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  7. Forgetful Mason comes up trumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Stuff.co.nz

    John Mason may have inadvertently hit on an unusual recipe for success when his double-handed attack on the feature open handicap at Te Rapa produced a satisfying result. Guess What was a tenacious winner of the Allied Security Hamilton Cup on Saturday with his stablemate Breaking Dawn finishing third.

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  8. Oil sighted 5th Feb 2016 at Tauranga Bridge MarinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Scoop

    A media statement was issued yesterday that Bay of Plenty Regional Council was responding to a report of a minor diesel spill at the Tauranga Bridge Marina. The small oil sheen dissipated while Pollution Prevention staff was assessing the situation.

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  9. Fishing: It's a challenging time on the water and on landRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The New Zealand Herald

    Apart from game fishing for marlin and tuna, most people have struggled to catch fish everywhere from the Bay of Plenty to Northland in the past two weeks. The exception has been on the west coast where fishing has been hot, with everything from snapper and kahawai to marlin running well.

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  10. 3 Day International Conference on Management of InfrastructureRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | PR Log

    ... like IIT Delhi, IIT Kharagpur and IIM Kashipur, IOCL, School of Business, Bay of Plenty Polytechnic, Tauranga, New Zealand , Integrated Research and Action for Development (IRADe), Indian Oil Corporation Limited, R&D Centre, Symbiosis International ...

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  11. Wainuiomata chuffed to host national club sevens for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Stuff.co.nz

    William Jones Park is this year's venue, in recognition of Wainuiomata's championship-winning deeds of 2015. Tauranga club Rangataua were the hosts that year, as Wainui beat Hutt Old Boys Marist 24-7 in the final.

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  12. Mminor diesel spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Scoop

    Bay of Plenty Regional Council is currently responding to a report of a minor diesel spill at the Tauranga Bridge Marina. The spill is spread over an area around 6m.

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  13. Maori Storage Pits Point to Large SettlementRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Archaeology

    A road-widening project has uncovered more than 20 food storage pits and a pataka, or food storage building, on the Otumoetai peninsula of New Zealand's North Island. Their size suggest that there was a large Maori settlement in the area between 200 and 400 years ago.

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  14. 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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  15. Tiki Releases Pertinent Kiwi Anthem 'No Place Like Home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Scoop

    In the wake of the monumental anti-TPPA protest yesterday and the advent of Waitangi Day, award-winning, multi-platinum artist and producer Tiki Taane returns with a poignant new song that celebrates hometown New Zealand. Penned in appreciation of the country that means the most to him, 'No Place Like Home' is available from today, 5 February.

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  16. Cruise ship tourism in a league of its ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Scoop

    The decision by P&O Cruises to base a ship out of New Zealand is an endorsement of our growing cruise industry, Associate Tourism Minister Paula Bennett says. The Pacific Pearl will spend five months based out of Auckland, the longest deployment of a P&O ship in New Zealand.

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  17. National Policy Statement a powerful tool under the RMARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Scoop

    Property Council believes there is an urgent and pressing need for a National Policy Statement on urban development under the Resource Management Act . An NPS would be a powerful tool for local government as it would provide a guidance framework for future urban development.

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  18. Michele Aa Court a "a Stuff I Forgot To Tell My DaughteraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Scoop

    Winner of numerous awards, including 'Comedian of the Decade ' in 2010, Michele A'Court - actor, comedian, MC, journalist, social commentator and, most importantly, a 'Mama' - tours again with AOTNZ. Michele's daughter Holly is 23 - and 'Stuff I Forgot To Tell My Daughter' deals with all the big and small issues Michele forgot to tell Holly when she left home - from the right way to store ginger, to an explanation of feminism.

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  19. Lyttelton wharf expansion doubles container capacity at Christchurch portRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Press On-Line

    The new Lyttelton Port Cashin Quay 2 has been built to help the port handle 30 years of growth as Lyttelton Port of Christchurch competes for shipping traffic and road freight. Lyttelton Port of Christchurch is officially opening a new $85 million wharf in a move that will double its container capacity over the next decade and brace it for future competition.

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  20. Baypark to Bayfair Link Upgrade project ramps upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Scoop

    Temporary fencing has been set up on the Omanu Golf Course as the first stage of the Baypark to Bayfair Link Upgrade ramps up. The NZ Transport Agency's Bay of Plenty highway manager, Niclas Johansson says the temporary screens will help to protect golfers using the course and construction workers as they clear a site in preparation for the relocation of the railway line.

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