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  1. Murdoch Stephens: Could NZ do more for Syrian refugees as winter looms?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Kurdish Syrian refugees are seen within a temporary camp in Slavonski Brod, Croatia, November 4, 2015. AP photo / Manu Brabo Six options for responding to the crisis were presented to Cabinet but not one of the five revealed would have expanded the refugee system beyond current capacities.

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  2. Third place in Roller Mills rugby tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | Waikato Times

    Two Morrinsville Intermediate students have won third place in the Roller Mills rugby competition as part of the Waikato Roller Mills team. Roller Mills, one of New Zealand's oldest rugby competitions, is for players aged 13 and under, weighing less than 55 kilograms, from Waikato, Thames Valley, King Country, Bay of Plenty, Auckland, Counties- Manukau, North Harbour and Northland.

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  3. Claire Trevett: Sorry hardest word after ruckus over detaineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    If apologies were commodities the Government surplus would be assured in perpetuity given the extent to which demand is outstripping supply. Prime Minister John Key refused to apologise for accusing Labour and the Greens of supporting rapists and murderers by speaking up for the detainees in Christmas Island.

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  4. Small Business: Serial entrepreneurs - Phil RichardsRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Phil Richards has started eight businesses including a chain of optometry stores, the cloud-based payroll company SmartPayroll , an international butter chicken business with distribution in supermarkets around New Zealand and a chain of accounting practices. What motivated you to start your journey as an entrepreneur? In the 1980s at age 10 I read the Rich List and noticed three common things: successful people played golf, were accountants and owned a business.

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  5. Police seek buglar who left licence behindRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Police are still looking for the person who broke into a Whangarei home at the weekend, leaving behind a driver's licence and cap at the scene. The young man whose driver's licence was found at the scene of the Onerahi burglary and shared was expected at a Northland police station yesterday to explain.

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  6. Police accidentally discover stolen vehicles on propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    While investigating a truck fire thought to have been deliberately lit, police came across a property with 12 stolen vehicles in the backyard. The drama unfolded on Sunday morning when a pig hunter headed back to his truck after a couple of hours hunting at Pipiwai, northwest of Whangarei.

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  7. Firefighter Mike McEnaney suspended from duty in Northland and AucklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Two months after being stripped of his rank, one of the country's most-recognised firemen has been placed on leave. Mike McEnaney, who in September was dropped a rank and stripped of his command at the "severely dysfunctional" Mangawhai brigade, has been suspended from all duties.

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  8. Cotton On plans NZ expansion, including 1000 new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Cotton On chief financial officer Michael Hardwick and New Zealand country manager Mark Singleton at Cotton On's Queen St store in Auckland Fashion retailer Cotton On Group has its eyes on extending an already strong presence in New Zealand as part of a global expansion plan. The retailer has seven brands and a total of 131 stores in New Zealand covering kids, teens and young adult clothing, stationery, shoes and accessories.

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  9. Police should have acted far quicker - burglary victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The driver's licence and hat left behind at an Onerahi home after the house was broken into, ransacked and a large amount of items stolen. Photo / Supplied A Whangarei man who tracked alleged thieves to a nearby home and discovered them eating food stolen from their fridge and other looted items is disappointed police failed to respond and go to the house immediately.

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  10. Queenstown builder saves best mate's life with 'amazing gift' of his kidneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Queenstown builder Dion Stoufis is donating one of his kidneys to his best mate who is suffering kidney failure for the second time. Dion's best mate Glen Wedgwood, 34, is on dialysis again after the kidney he received by transplant eight years ago is failing.

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  11. Juha Saarinen: Wi-Fi upgrade huge boost for users in northRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Rural Northland's not where you'd expect to see broadband speeds above the national average. I've known people to leave the region because their job called for a fast internet connection.

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  12. Cancer treatment centre brings together new skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Scoop

    The Jim Carney Cancer Treatment Centre has been the catalyst for an expanded team of medical staff with specialist cancer treatment skills to be assembled in Northland. The centre, which on Tuesday November 17 celebrates one year since it opened its doors to patients , has also virtually eliminated the waiting list for Northlanders diagnosed with cancer.

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  13. Paul Rush: How art can boost WhangareiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    I often pass through Whangarei on my way to the clear waters and golden beaches of the "winterless north". On occasion I stop off at the Town Basin to enjoy the art galleries, fine eateries, historic Reyburn House, Clapham's Clock Museum and riverside walkways.

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  14. Burglar leaves driver's licence at crime sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Police investigating a Northland burglary may not have to look too far for the culprit after he left a driver's licence at the scene of the alleged crime. Whangarei woman Andrea Jenkins wrote on Facebook on Sunday at 11.27am that her house in Onerahi had been robbed and her family's belongings smashed.

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  15. Couple reunite with their rescuersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Whangarei couple Gillian and Murray Archer spent months trying to track down a trio who helped rescue them when they became stuck on a steep, muddy track in the Coromandel. Now, for the first time since May, the One Tree Point couple have been reunited with the three good samaritans - Chao Qin, his wife Mi Li and their friend Ling Wu - who saved their lives.

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  16. a iEnergya latest Enviroschools annual exposRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Scoop

    Pedalling optional...regional councillor John Bain lets an electric bike take him for a spin at the recent Enviroschools 'iEnergy' expo in Whangarei. More than 160 students, teachers, family and community members have gathered at Whangarei and Taipa to learn about renewable energy and associated new technologies at this year's Enviroschools regional expos.

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  17. Mayor Launches White Ribbon Campaign in WhangareiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Scoop

    The White Ribbon Campaign to end violence against women is being launched this week throughout New Zealand, with Mayor Sheryl Mai and Deputy Mayor Sharon Morgan leading Whangarei's community response by signing the White Ribbon pledge. "Violence against women is totally unacceptable, and as a community leader I want to play my part in ending it in Whangarei."

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  18. Wellington's Frank Burkitt Band hit the road for album tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Dominion Post

    The Frank Burkitt Band launch their new album at The Rogue and Vagabond, in Wellington, on November 11. Afterwards, they head out on an epic 27-date tour. The Frank Burkitt Band are about to embark on a 27-date national tour, heading as far north as Whangarei and as far south as Dunedin.

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  19. Canvas for criminal paints grim pictureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    A man who has been in and out of prison since he was 15 is holding a solo art exhibition in Whangarei although his parole conditions may prevent him attending his own show. Simon Allan Kerr, who founded the bank-robbing "Hole in the Wall Gang", has more than 160 convictions and a criminal history spanning 35 years.

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  20. 'I couldn't feel my legs. I could only see blood from my mouth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    One moment the electrical apprentice was working under his prized Toyota MR2, the next he was face-down in the gutter, unable to feel his legs and with blood streaming from his mouth. And he was in agony.

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