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  1. Fraudster led harassment inquiry at DoCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | The New Zealand Herald

    Former Ministry of Transport senior manager Joanne Harrison, jailed for fraud in February, was in charge of an DoC inquiry into harassment before her offending came to light, says Winston Peters. It is the latest development in the case of former Ministry of Transport senior manager Joanne Harrison, who was jailed in February for defrauding the ministry of $750,000.

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  2. Repaving of Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard has weeks to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... that there is no traffic going north on Belcher Road and yet we have to wait. Can someone explain this to me? First, the Doc can't attest to whether or not city employees have sat through particular traffic signal cycles. But we did ask Debra ...

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  3. Q&A: The world of NZ's great white sharks revealed in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Island, when they were trying to attach electronic tags to the sharks to find out where they go. Marine ecologist and DoC shark expert Clinton Duffy dissects a great white shark for research at the Auckland War Memorial Museum in 2009. Photo / File ...

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  4. When Snoop Dogg Had To Sleep With A Knife Because Of Suge Knight, The Trump FeudRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    Cordozar Calvin Broadus aka Snoop Dogg is no stranger to controversy. Presently aged 45, he was at the peak of his musical career, one of the most popular gangster rappers in the world, selling over 23 million albums worldwide.

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  5. Rescuers form human chain to save whalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    ... the organisation said in a statement. Andrew Lamason, regional operations manager for the Department of Conservation (DOC) told AFP the focus was on preventing the whales from reaching a beach already littered with more than 300 dead whales. The pod ...

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  6. New Zealand beach closed amid fears of hundreds of 'exploding whales'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... it's not very nice getting a 'gut bomb' on your face," operations manager at the New Zealand Department of Conservation (DOC), Mike Ogle, told Stuff NZ . In what has become one of the biggest mass stranding events in New Zealand history, 416 pilot ...

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  7. FirstCom Music Release New Album 'Red Star' By Legendary Hip...Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | PRWeb

    FirstCom Music has teamed up with legendary Hip Hop producer and rapper, The D.O.C for the release of the new album 'Red Star'. The album is released via FirstCom Music's Hip Hop-only label 'Chronicles of Hip Hop' and is co-produced by famed broadcaster and regular FirstCom Music producer, Jeff 'Skin' Wade.

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  8. Fresh whale stranding on New Zealand beachRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | The Daily Star

    ... through the day and even defied a shark threat to try and keep them at sea. At twilight, Department of Conservation (DOC) officials made the decision to leave the whales overnight as it became too risky to continue efforts to refloat them as ...

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  9. Rescuers work to save hundreds of whales in New Zealand day after mass beachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    ... the organization said in a statement. Andrew Lamason, regional operations manager for the Department of Conservation (DOC) told AFP the focus was on preventing the whales from reaching a beach already littered with more than 300 dead whales. A ...

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  10. Hundreds of Whales dead in mass stranding in News ZealandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    ... enable 100 surviving pilot whales to escape the notorious sand spit without re-beaching. The Department of Conservation (DOC) local manager Andrew Lamason said rescuers were preparing themselves mentally for the "possibility that we may have a ...

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  11. Old music that resonates today: The proof is in ace reissuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    It's tough enough keeping up with all the new sounds coming out of Southern California in any given year. Add in the volume of old music that's being resurrected and repurposed for contemporary appreciation and, well, who has time to absorb it all? Below, a survey of five old recordings that in 2016 jumped back into the present to remind us that music can continue to echo decades later.

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  12. Exploring links between seismic vessels and New Zealand's marine mammalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... beach * Whale rescue: what to do RULES AND REGULATIONS AROUND SEISMIC SURVEYING In 2012, the Department of Conservation [DOC] developed a voluntary code of conduct for minimising acoustic disturbance to marine mammals from seismic survey operations. ...

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  13. California Sounds: Ace reissues and unreleased work from the Bangles, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    It's tough enough keeping up with all the new sounds coming out of Southern California in any given year. Add in the volume of old music that's being resurrected and repurposed for contemporary appreciation and, well, who has time to absorb it all? Below, a survey of five old recordings that in 2016 jumped back into the present to remind us that music can continue to echo decades later.

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  14. DOC ranger and family cop abuse after photo posted on anti-1080 pageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Buller conservationist Peter Lusk apologised to the DOC ranger after posting his photo online made him the target of abuse. West Coaster Peter Lusk posted a photograph of the DOC worker on an anti-1080 Facebook page on September 21 and re-posted it on Wednesday.

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  15. DOC has 'full police support' after vandalism, threats to staff by anti-1080 protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    West Coast anti-1080 campaigner Pete Lusk has come under fire for posting a Department of Conservation ranger's photograph online. Lusk posted a photograph of the DOC worker on an anti-1080 Facebook page on September 21 and reposted it on Wednesday.

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  16. Allegations 1080 protestors damaged DOC staff member's carRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Westport police say they do not have enough evidence to lay charges over allegations 1080 protestors damaged a Department of Conservation staff member's car. Sergeant Malcolm Lamont said a nail had been stuck into a tyre and DOC had named a 1080 protester as the offender.

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  17. DOC lays 20 complaints with police over 1080 threats, but no charges yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    The Department of Conservation has filed 20 complaints to police about threats and vandalism to its staff about the use of the poison 1080. DOC boss Lou Sanson told Radio New Zealand he met with police commissioner Mike Bush on Tuesday about the issue and Bush had offered his "full support".

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  18. Premiere: Watch An Exclusive Clip From Nat Geo's 'Facing Suge Knight' DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2016 | Vibe

    The National Geographic channel is ready to debut a hip-hop heavy episode of their new series FACING on the infamous Suge Knight, founder of Death Row Records. Told through first-person interviews with those who "faced" him, we'll get to hear from artists, friends, peers and journalists that had personal interaction with the notorious music mogul.

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  19. Jacinda v David: 'Is anyone protecting our heritage buildings?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... to sit entirely empty and unused, and that is exactly what happened. Letters from around that time show that because DOC had no interest in going back into the building, they also had no interest in spending any money on it. Let's face it, they were ...

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  20. Exiles on 'Mars': Doc on Hawaiian Mock Mission Seeks FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Space.com

    Who would want to live in a barren, isolated environment for a year, far from friends, family and the rest of the outside world? The answer is many astronauts, as well as one plucky crew simulating a Mars mission in Hawaii. The HI-SEAS program is examining how humans would live, work and play on Mars or another space-based location.

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