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  1. Rangitikei College Student Wins Gold at Taekwon-Do ChampsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Scoop

    Finlay Carlyon, a senior student at Rangitikei College, was one of 400 or so competitors vying for titles at the National Taekwon-Do Championships in Tauranga on 9 and 10 July. Winning a gold medal in Power Breaking and a bronze in Sparring, his achievement builds on previous medal success in a number of tournaments in recent years.

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  2. Nelson's Chalmers ready for action in next MMA Princesses of Pain promotionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Nelson Mail

    Chalmers is a nine-time ex-New Zealand boxing champion and New Zealand representative who became fed up with people refusing to fight her on the national boxing scene, so switched to mixed martial arts in 2013. But she's been out of action for the past 18 months since injuring her elbow in a mountainbike accident and forcing her to miss a scheduled fight against Tauranga's Kate Da Silva.

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  3. CONFIRMED: Actor James Rolleston is now 'stable' after serious crashRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Edge

    Acclaimed New Zealand actor James Rolleston is in a stable condition in the intensive care unit after being critically injured when the car he was in hit a bridge near Opotiki. The 19-year-old star of Boy was transferred to Waikato Hospital from Tauranga Hospital on Wednesday afternoon.

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  4. Smokefreerockquest - Top 30 AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    Dreams of success in the Kiwi music industry are a little closer to reality for 30 Smokefreerockquest bands and solo-duos who have made it through to the next stage in judging for the 2016 national final. There were just on 700 entries in this year's only nationwide, orginal youth music event, with regional finalists sending in their video footage, for selection to play off at the national final in Auckland on September 24. Rockquest CharitableTrust chairman Matt Ealand said it was great to see the spread of finalists across every one of the regions where the event was held this year.

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  5. 'Boy' star in intensive car after crashRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Rolleston, who rose to fame starring in the celebrated New Zealand film Boy , was seriously injured when his car struck a bridge on State Highway 35 near Opotiki. Bay of Plenty District Health Board spokeswoman Diana Marriot said Rolleston was transferred to Waikato Hospital from Tauranga Hospital yesterday afternoon.

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  6. James Rolleston UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    James Rolleston was transferred to Waikato Hospital from Tauranga Hospital yesterday afternoon. He is in a stable condition in the Intensive Care Unit.

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  7. James Rolleston transferred to intensive care at Waikato Hospital after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    The Boy star was flown to Tauranga Hospital in critical condition on Tuesday night after a car he was in crashed. The car crashed into the Otara Bridge in Opotiki, Rolleston's home town in the Bay of Plenty, at about 10.30pm on Tuesday.

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  8. 'Boy' actor James Rolleston seriously injured in New Zealand car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Actor James Rolleston appears at the Rialto Channel New Zealand Film Awards in Auckland in 2014. James Rolleston, who at age 11 starred in the hit New Zealand film "Boy," has been seriously injured in a car crash, according to media outlets in his home country.

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  9. Sarah Collins And Julian...Providence College womena s cross country...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Providence Friars

    ... cross country stand-out Sarah Collins (Basel, Switzerland) and men's indoor track star Julian Oakley (Tauranga, New Zealand) have each been announced as winners of the 2015-16 BIG EAST Scholar-Athlete Sports Excellence Awards for their respective ...

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  10. Hundreds of state and council homes north of Wellington up for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Some tenants living in the hundreds of state and council homes north of Wellington that have been put on the market are worried about what the sale mean for their future. The Government and Horowhenua District Council have unveiled a plan to sell 364 houses across Horowhenua and Kapiti, including 151 Housing New Zealand homes in Levin, 21 in Foxton, 70 in Otaki and seven in Shannon.

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  11. Northland Food and Wines to star at Auckland Food ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Scoop

    Nine of Northland's finest award-winning food and wine producers will be out to tantalise the tastebuds when they debut on the inaugural Northland stand at the prestigious Auckland Food Show this week. The Northland Food and Wine Collective will be presenting some of the region's best produce of wines, liqueurs, honey, cheese, seasoning and olives to give visitors a true taste of Northland.

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  12. Te Rapa furniture store up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Close to "The Base" - one of New Zealand's largest shopping centres - it offers rental growth well ahead of the current rate of inflation, says Andrew Shaw of Bayleys Waikato. Shaw is marketing the property, at 7 Maui St, with colleague Jason Kong.

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  13. Boy' Star James Rolleston Seriously Injured in Car CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SFGate

    "Boy" star James Rolleston has been seriously injured in a car crash on New Zealand's North Island Tuesday night. The 19-year-old had to be cut out of a car after it hit a bridge on State Highway 35, near his hometown of Opotiki in the Bay of Plenty.

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  14. Warrant for arrest of Sarah InghamRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    After Ingham's absence from court was acknowledged by her lawyer, the judge issued a warrant for Ingham's arrest. The 38-year-old faces charges for disorderly behaviour, resisting police, drink driving on the third or subsequent occasion, driving while disqualified, and giving false details.

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  15. Housing New Zealand, council plan to sell hundreds of state and council homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    Hundreds of state and council homes north of Wellington that are almost all occupied are to go on the block for sale, with prospective buyers being lined up this week. The government and Horowhenua District Council are looking to sell off 364 houses in a plan that will have information sessions for potential buyers held in Levin and Wellington this week.

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  16. Northland: Freedom roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    Looking for a cheap autumn break, we'd booked a two-berth Mighty Deuce campervan , with cooker, fridge and integral shower and toilet. Nine days, including full insurance for just over $1000 seemed a pretty good deal.

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  17. [email protected]: Cadbury seeks inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    Cadbury takes a trip to Rotorua in search of inspiration and ideas for new chocolate flavours, and a Tauranga man accused of committing three armed hold-ups is behind bars. These are just two of the stories making headlines around the regions today.

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  18. Kiwi actor from 'Boy' has been critically injured in car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Edge

    Acclaimed New Zealand actor James Rolleston has been critically injured after the car he was in hit a bridge near Opotiki. The 19-year-old 'Boy' star was airlifted to Tauranga Hospital after the crash on Otara Bridge at around 11pm Tuesday night.

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  19. Boy actor James Rolleston hurt in car crash, air lifted to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Stuff.co.nz

    Rolleston, 19, found fame with his role as 'Boy' in Taika Waititi's film of the same name, before playing a gifted teenager staring down a life in a bikie gang in the gritty drama The Dark Horse . He also featured in the Toa Fraser movie Deadlands , and most recently, appears in the adaptation of Eleanor Catton's novel The Rehearsal , which is due for general release next month.

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  20. REINZ 2016 Awards – The Best of the BestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Scoop

    Tonight the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand together with more than 400 members, celebrated the success of 38 of their members and colleagues at the 2016 REINZ Awards for Excellence. Held at the stunning Auckland Museum, the event recognised some of the top real estate salespeople in the country.

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