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  1. Cyclists Applaud Massive Investment ProgrammeRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Scoop

    Kiwis keen on cycling have hailed the biggest single investment in cycling in New Zealand's history, announced today in Rotorua. Advocates for cycling have praised the scheme as 'forward-thinking, clever groundwork'.

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  2. Child's sores cured by doctor 360km awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    David Tuatari, 8, of Pukekohe North Primary school gets his skin infections checked by volunteer Denise Proctor, working for Kaitaia based, Dr Lance O'Sullivan. Photo / Nick Reed Eight-year-old David Tautari has finally got treatment for nasty sores on his leg, thanks to a photo emailed to a doctor 360km away.

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  3. Government to spend $330m on 41 new cycleways across the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    But more than $87m will be spent in provincial centres, including Whangarei, Hamilton, Tauranga, Rotorua, Gisborne, Hastings, Napier, New Plymouth, Whanganui, Palmerston North, Blenheim, Nelson and Dunedin. The 41 new projects will be funded from a range of sources, including the Government's $100 million Urban Cycleways Programme, which was announced in August as a pre-election sweetener. 2 comments

  4. Govt delivers $333 million urban cyclewaysRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Scoop

    Transport Minister Simon Bridges has today announced a $333 million cycleways investment that he says will change the face of cycling in New Zealand. The Minister has announced that, on top of the 13 cycleways projects announced in January, a further 41 will receive funding under the Urban Cycleways Programme.

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  5. Tragedy avoided after overloaded dinghy rescuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Five people were rescued from a Northland harbour last night after the engine of their overloaded dinghy failed, and they began drifting towards rocks. The group of three men and two women were in a 3.6m dinghy in Whangarei Harbour when the engine failed around 7pm.

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  6. Tributes flow for Norman BerrymanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Family, friends and rugby colleagues from round the world have been paying tribute to former All Black "Stormin" Norman Berryman, who died of a suspected heart attack. The 42-year-old father of six had played in an exhibition match about two weeks ago in Italy in honour of another former All Black, Jerry Collins.

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  7. Stormin' Norman was the stuff of heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    "He could have been one of the greats," I said to no one in particular as news of Norman Rangi Berryman's untimely death filtered through the press ranks gathered at a horse track to watch the Blues place a bet on a new head coach. Berryman, the All Black, Maori All Black, Taniwha, Chief, Blue and champion Crusader was just 18 when he made his debut for North Auckland in 1991, back when the Taniwha mascot still cocked a leg on the towering goalposts before the game and the old stand still creaked and moaned in the midwinter winds that whipped off the upper Whangarei Harbour and chilled down the hot dogs.

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  8. Gilmour targeting another strong finish at Rally GisborneRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Scoop

    Emma Gilmour intends to start the second half of the Brian Green Property Group New Zealand Rally Championship the way she finished the first half - challenging the leaders in her Vantage Suzuki Swift. She and Australian co-driver Anthony McLoughlin will be aiming to better the Class 1 podium they achieved at last month's Lone Star Rally of Canterbury, as they tackle the six, testing FUCHS Rally Gisborne stages on Saturday.

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  9. Norm Berryman dies of heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Northland "Folk hero" Norman Berryman was polarising in his rugby career, but afterwards happily made his way in Australia as a forklift driver in Perth. The one-test All Black, Northland rugby stalwart and three-time Super 12 champion with the Crusaders died overnight Monday, aged 42. Berryman moved to Australia about 11 years ago, first settling in Sydney for about three years, before heading to Western Australia.

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  10. David Leggat: Berryman a happy, free spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    His barmstorming running, allied to deceptive footwork in such a big man, helped, but it was more about the manner of his game which distinguished him as one of the country's genuine sporting characters. 'Stormin Norman', who died of a suspected heart attack overnight at 42, played his rugby with a grin, in a way few have matched.

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  11. Rugby: New Zealand rugby hero Norman Berryman dead at 42Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Straits Times

    New Zealand Rugby said on Tuesday that cult hero "Stormin" Norman Berryman has died at the age of 42. Reports said Berryman suffered a heart attack at his home near Perth, Australia, where he settled after his rugby career. Berryman, a powerful winger, was a fan favourite during a long career in Super Rugby but played just one Test for the All Blacks, a 23-24 loss to South Africa in 1998.

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  12. UFB rollout hits halfway markRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Geekzone

    UFB rollout hits halfway mark Communications Minister Amy Adams today announced that the build programme for the first stage of the Ultra-Fast Broadband initiative has now reached the midway point. Speaking at the Kapiti Tech Expo in Paraparaumu, Ms Adams says the milestone highlights the success of the private-public partnership of UFB.

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  13. WhA nau on Bus Trip to Heal Issues of SuicideRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Scoop

    Five Maori families affected by the suicide of a family member are participating in a unique project in which they will travel on a bus from marae to marae, making their way from Taranaki to Cape Reinga. The journey begins today and lasts for one week.

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  14. Teacher banned after growing cannabisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Mario Cachia, 49, was sentenced to 10 months' home detention for possessing cannabis for the purpose of sale, selling cannabis and cultivating cannabis. The New Zealand Teachers' Disciplinary Tribunal has now deregistered him after Cachia agreed his convictions were serious and warranted an adverse finding.

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  15. Plunket thanks volunteers helping families all over NZRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Scoop

    National Volunteer Week is a chance for Plunket to celebrate the thousands of volunteers across the country, and the different ways they give their time to support families with young children. "Volunteers founded Plunket in 1907 to 'help the mothers and save the babies', and over a century later, volunteers are still at the heart of our services for families today," said Andree Talbot, Plunket New Zealand President.

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  16. Arrest for home invasion, pub robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    A man has been arrested and charged in relation to an armed robbery at the Homestead Tavern and a home invasion in Kamo. The 36-year-old from Kerikeri will appear in the Kaikohe District Court today on a total of 16 charges, including aggravated robbery and kidnapping.

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  17. NZ@Noon: Chiselled scribbles under threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The illegal exporting of swamp kauri in Northland and an unusual motorbike are just two of the stories making headlines around the regions today. Two of Whangarei's flagship attractions are in line for a revamp this winter.

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  18. Northpower welcomes law change proposals on land access for UFBRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Northpower Fibre fibre jointer Cam Boyd works on Whangarei's ultrafast broadband network. Northpower wants to extend UFB to rural areas of the district but land access costs are a problem.

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  19. Arrest made in Northland aggravated robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A 36-year-old Kerikeri man has been arrested and charged in relation to two aggravated robberies, including one at the Homestead Tavern in Kerikeri on June 9. Police are still searching for the second offender of the robbery, which happened as two staff members were closing up at about 8.15pm. The two masked armed intruders tied up the staff, emptied the pokie machines and tills, and fired an unloaded shotgun at the female worker's head twice.

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  20. Man arrested for two aggravated robberies in NorthlandRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | Scoop

    The other aggravated robbery was the home invasion, which occurred at an address on Three Mile Bush Road, Kamo on Tuesday afternoon. The man will appear in the Kaikohe District Court today on a total of 16 charges, including aggravated robbery and kidnapping.

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