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  1. Christchurch First to Experience the Newest LuminariumRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Scoop

    Cantabrians will be the first in New Zealand to experience the newest and most impressive luminarium, ARBORIA this week as part of Christchurch Arts Festival. Christchurch Arts Festival is delighted to announce that the inflatable Luminarium, ARBORIA will replace EXXOPOLIS in Cathedral Square from Friday 4 to Sunday 13 September.

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  2. Milestone looms for massive sporting tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    Sailing will make its debut at this year's NZCT AIMS Games in Tauranga. Credit: Jamie Troughton/Dscribe Media Services This year's NZCT AIMS Games has cracked another milestone, breaking through the 8000-athlete barrier for the first time.

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  3. SmokeFreeRockQuest & Pacifica Beats National Finals PreviewRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    From Invercargill to Kaitaia they have played their way into the national finals of the country's two top youth, live music events, with over $55,000 worth of prizes at stake at Auckland's Raye Freedman Centre on September 11 and 12. There were over 700 entries in Smokefreerockquest this year, with a high level of musicianship evident in the top bands and solo/duos to play off on Friday September 11, start time 7pm. "We have several finalists from years 9 to 11, and its interesting to to see the growing level of musicianship and confidence coming through in that agegroup," said Matt Ealand, Chair of the Smokefreerockquest Charitable Trust.

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  4. Southland Stags halfback Liam Howley has no regrets after staying down southRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Southland Times

    Liam Howley admits a deal was all but sorted last year for him to leave Southland and head to another union before he had a change of heart. Southland have dropped back-to-back games to Bay of Plenty and North Harbour, but the encouraging sign from those games has been the emergence of 19-year-old halfback.

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  5. Queenstown not a factor in Invercargill decision - JetstarRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Southland Times

    Invercargill has missed out on being one of Jetstar's new regional destinations but the budget airline says proximity to Queenstown and Dunedin was not a factor. The low-fare airline announced in June they would consider Invercargill, Hamilton, Rotorua, New Plymouth, Napier, Palmerston North and Nelson as potential destinations.

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  6. Smell alerts neighbours to dead man in Porirua state houseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    A man's body was found in this state house in Porirua. Police say it had been there for weeks.

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  7. Te Awamutu confirm Stan Meads Cup favouritismRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    Te Awamutu have put themselves in pole position for another Stan Meads Cup title in sub-union representative rugby after emerging triumphant from a tough section one showdown in Opotiki at the weekend. The cup holders travelled to Princess St Reserve in Opotiki to beat rivals Eastern Bay of Plenty 27-17 on Saturday.

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  8. Armed police arrest man in Tauranga incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Police stopped the man while he was driving over the Waihi Rd overbridge at 9.40am and arrested him as a result of an incident at a Brookfield address. "This man is currently helping police with their enquiries and no one else is being sought in relation to the incident," police said.

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  9. Firm chosen for Tauranga CBD campus developmentRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scoop

    Greenstone Group, a project management company with offices in Hamilton and Tauranga, has been chosen to project-manage the design and build of the Tauranga tertiary campus development. The University of Waikato-led campus will open in the Tauranga CBD by 2020 and will be shared with the three other parties in the Bay of Plenty Tertiary Education Partnership: Bay of Plenty Polytechnic, Te Wananga o Awanuiarangi, and Waiariki Institute of Technology.

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  10. Kiwi Regional Airlines - still the best betRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scoop

    New Zealand-owned Kiwi Regional Airlines has restated its support for regional direct flights in the wake of Jetstar's announcement of flights connecting a handful of regional centres to Auckland and Wellington. Chief Executive Ewan Wilson said today, "We are pleased that fliers from these centres now have more choice when connecting with Auckland and Wellington, but we note that still none of the big airlines are offering region to region direct flights, like Kiwi is."

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  11. Jetstar launches low fares to Nelson, Napier, New PlymouthRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Scoop

    Jetstar today unveiled its new regional network in New Zealand, launching low fares on five routes between Nelson, Napier, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Auckland and Wellington. Nelson-Auckland and Napier-Auckland flights will take off from the beginning of December*, in time for the busy tourism season in both popular holiday destinations.

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  12. Winners and losers in Jetstar's regional flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NBR Newsroom

    Jetstar has selected Nelson, Napier, New Plymouth and Palmerston North for its new regional network that will link those centres with Auckland and Wellington. New Plymouth-Auckland, Palmerston North-Auckland and Nelson-Wellington flights will follow early next year, with services scheduled to begin from February 1, 2016.

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  13. Invercargill misses out on JetstarRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Southland Times

    The low-fare airline announced in June they would consider Invercargill, Hamilton, Rotorua, New Plymouth, Napier, Palmerston North and Nelson as potential destinations. Southland District Mayor Gary Tong said he was not involved in the consultation with Jetstar, and it was disappointing they had chosen not to come here.

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  14. Jetstar to fly Nelson, Napier, New Plymouth and Palmerston NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Nelson, Napier, Palmerston North and New Plymouth are Jetstar's four new regional routes, the airline said on Monday morning. The low-cost airline chose the destinations from a longlist of Hamilton, Rotorua, Tauranga, New Plymouth, Napier, Palmerston North, Nelson and Invercargill.

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  15. Pride of NZ Awards: Pick your favourite homegrown heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Voting is open for the Pride of New Zealand TSB People's Choice Awards until midnight on Sunday. The Herald spoke to the 24 finalists about their inspiring lives.

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  16. Earnings takeaways: some spark but not much fireRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    OPINION: Set against a background of increasing equity volatility, more than 25 New Zealand companies have reported earnings in the last few weeks. At the end of the day economic growth, company sales, earnings and dividends are more important for investors than daily noise from overseas markets.

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  17. Stallions score shock win over Counties Manukau in National PremiershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    WaiCoa Bay Stallions player Tamati Marr takes the ball forward against Counties Manukau Stingrays in their National Premiership Rugby League upset victory at Massey Park, Papakura. It was seemingly over-ambition when coach Tony Lajpold stated his side's goal was to make the final of this year's National Premiership.

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  18. ITM Cup: Waikato steamroll Bay of PlentyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    Waikato's bevy of stars in the making put on a masterclass in Tauranga today, crushing Bay of Plenty 43-10. The up-and-coming Chiefs duo of Brad Weber and Damian McKenzie shone running the show from the middle of the park, but 21-year old lock James Tucker was the standout, putting in a stellar performance in all areas.

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  19. Waikato run rampant against Bay of Plenty in one-sided NPC clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    Waikato's red-hot attack was put on show in sunny Tauranga with a 43-10 mauling of Bay of Plenty in the national provincial championship on Sunday. The Mooloo men made it back-to-back wins and collected a bonus point to lift themselves to third in the premiership.

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  20. Health and safety: An Industry suicide prevention approachRead the original story

    Friday | Scoop

    World Suicide Prevention Day is fast approaching and Lifeline Aotearoa is urging the public to learn vital skills to help prevent suicide. Preventing Suicide: Reaching Out and Saving Lives' is the theme for 2015, organised by the International Association for Suicide Prevention and the World Health Organisation.

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