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  1. Government's climate change consultation is a farceRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Scoop

    This evening the government is in Wellington as part of its super-fast public consultation about New Zealand's post 2020 emissions reduction target. It must submit this mid-year ahead of the Climate talks in Paris.

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  2. Northland bridge crash victim namedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    A man killed when his car plummeted off a bridge and into a river northwest of Whangarei last week has been named by police. Senior Sergeant Chris Money said police were called to the scene about 8.45pm and found a car submerged in the Waimamaku River.

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  3. Warriors in Paradise Raise $1718.10 for SCBURead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | Scoop

    Wanting to give something back to the team who helped care for their new baby is what motivated Shelly and Nik Jessop from Bay of Islands Lee Gar Gym to host a kick boxing event, known as Warriors in Paradise. Shelly said "Our baby was born with breathing difficulties and stayed in the Special Care Baby Unit , Whangarei Hospital, for a week and, during that time, we became aware that a money donation box had been taken".

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  4. New must-have for parents - sleep consultantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Emma Purdue isn't surprised when she answers her phone and finds the woman at the other end of the line is in tears. The Auckland businesswoman started Baby Sleep Consultants about 2.5 years ago and offers a free initial phone consultation to parents struggling to get their little ones to bed.

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  5. Four years jail for indoor dope enterpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Michael Bouman, 45, paid $42,228 cash to rent a generator over 17 months, to power a Taipa dope growing shed. Michael Bouman, 45, paid $42,228 cash to rent the generator over 17 months, to power a Taipa dope growing shed.

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  6. M ori art offered international platformRead the original story

    May 16, 2015 | Scoop

    Residents and ratepayers are being asked to vote on the future of their former Harbour Board building. Prominent Maori artists and scholars are asking Whangarei to consider the Hundertwasser Wairau Maori Art Centre option, which includes an art gallery and education centre for Maori art and artists.

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  7. Lavey's arrival gives Jets full complementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Manawatu Standard

    American Bridge Lavey has arrived to bolster the Manawatu Jets' stocks ahead of their game against the Taranaki Mountain Airs in New Plymouth on Saturday. The 20-year-old small forward from Houston joined the Manawatu Jets this week, having just finished his college season with University of St Thomas and will be thrown in the deep end against the Taranaki Mountain Airs in New Plymouth on Saturday night.

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  8. One dead after car plummets off bridge into river in NorthlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    One person is dead after their car went off a bridge and into a river about 120km north-west of Whangarei tonight. Senior Sergeant Chris Money said police were called to the scene on Thursday around 8.45pm, where a car was found submerged in the Waimamaku River.

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  9. Motorsports: Team MRF set to again dominateRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Big News Network.com

    This weekend's second round of the Asia-Pacific Rally Championship presents a new challenge for Team MRF drivers Pontus Tidemand and Gaurav Gill, but they are hoping for another strong finish. Driving their Skoda Fabia S2000s, the pair finished first and second in the first round of the championship in New Zealand in April, and will be hoping for a similar result on the small Pacific island event.

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  10. GE or not GE? A victory for democracyRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Scoop

    New Zealanders can take heart that it is now confirmed that regional councils have the right to make planning decisions about the outdoor use of genetically modified organisms in their regions. Environment Court Judge Newhook determined yesterday that there is jurisdiction under the Resource Management Act for regional councils to make provision for GMOs through regional policy statements and plans.

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  11. Gill set for Rally of New CaledoniaRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | Nerve News

    After starting the 2015 Asia Pacific Rally Championship season with a dominant one-two finish in the first round -- at International Rally of Whangarei, New Zealand -- to take an early lead in the championship, Team MRF is looking to further consolidate their position at the top of the leaderboard as the entourage heads to the winding tracks of New Caledonia. With three consecutive championships under its belt in as many years, the Skoda Fabias of Team MRF remain the cars to beat in this year's championship.

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  12. Federated Farmers loses court battle over GMOsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The lobby group had lodged an appeal with the Environment Court over whether the regional council had jurisdiction under the Resource Management Act to ban the outdoor use of GMO matter. The challenge opposed the precautionary GMO provisions in the Northland Regional Policy Statement, a guiding policy document for resource management in Northland for the next decade.

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  13. SUB 6% YIELD: Burger Fuel sale sets new benchmark for RotoruaRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | NBR Newsroom

    Strong investor demand for Wellington and provincial properties was a feature of Bayleys Realty Group's first national commercial and industrial portfolio auction for the year. A total of 26 properties featured in Bayleys' Total Property portfolio sold at auctions in Auckland, Hamilton, Rotorua and Wellington at a total value of just under $30 million.

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  14. World Smokefree May 2015Read the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Scoop

    Northland Quit Smoking Road Show A Quit Smoking Road Show has kicked off in Northland as part of the World Smokefree May celebrations leading up to World Smokefree Day on Sunday May 31. The first Quit Stall was held in Kaitaia on May 1 with others following in Rawene, Kaikohe, Dargaville, Kaeo and Whangarei. The Quit Smoking Road Show is designed to help people quit smoking and show them what support is available, including new nicotine replacement therapy devices, like the inhaler and the QuikMist, along with patches, gum and lozenges.

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  15. Prokart Series' Racers Raring to GoRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Scoop

    The battle lines have been drawn and ProKart Series karters from around the country are raring to go ahead of the third 2015 series round at Tokoroa this weekend. Long-time Cable Systems KZ2 class standard bearer Ryan Grant was back to his best at the second round of this year's series in the Hawke's Bay in February.

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  16. No room for political spite in flag debateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Prime Minister John Key is quite fond of the royal family but must surely now suspect them of some form of subtle subterfuge by reproduction. Key first mused about changing the flag in 2010.

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  17. WWI: Journo fought war with wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Twenty when he sailed with hundreds of reinforcements to join troops on the Western Front, Nightingale was a journalist with the Herald when he enlisted. His writing talent was clear as a lad - the youngster won a watch as a prize for an original story published in the Northern Advocate when he was in standard six at Whangarei High School.

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  18. New Hurricanes CEO Avan Lee looks to steady financial shipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Dominion Post

    Avan Lee watched a video of fit looking Hurricanes slogging it up a hill and thought "I want to be part of that". The 41-year-old viewed the Youtube clip of the Hurricanes' pre-season Surf-to-Peak race in January and said it was the deciding factor in throwing his name in the mix to be the franchise's new chief executive.

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  19. Agoda.com uncovers deals up to 50% off on accommodation just in time...Read the original story

    May 5, 2015 | PRWeb

    Agoda.com, one of Asia's leading hotel booking sites and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group , has uncovered discounts of up to 50% on accommodation in 7 of New Zealand's most beautiful locations, just in time to catch the end of the country's cool and refreshing autumn season. Travelers can enjoy accommodation deals of up to 50% in 7 of New Zealand's most beautiful destinations, just in time for the refreshing autumn season.

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  20. Forman Insulation job losses in Taranaki and AucklandRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Scoop

    Jobs will be lost across the country as Forman Building Systems amalgamates two of its subsidiaries in an attempt to cut costs and improve profits. The job losses include 18 staff at the Taranaki branch and 4 in the Auckland branch of Forman Insulation, which are to be closed.

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