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  1. Faces of Innocents: Children's teams - the ambulance at the top of a precarious cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... project . So how does an abstract band of people help a child and their family, when many initiatives in New Zealand have failed before it? National Children's Director Sue Mackwell says it helps to think of the Children's Teams as not so much a ...

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  2. Asda joins Lidl and Morrisons in ditching caged eggs in favour of more ethical optionsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | FarmingUK

    ... plans to introduce origin labelling in France. EU Health Commissioner Vy... Canadians are continuing to buy into New Zealand dairy farming with the purchase of a property in the Maniototo, Otago. Last year a report by KPMG showed Canadian investors ...

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  3. 'Farmers have been losing money for two years': New report shows...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    ... plans to introduce origin labelling in France. EU Health Commissioner Vy... Canadians are continuing to buy into New Zealand dairy farming with the purchase of a property in the Maniototo, Otago. Last year a report by KPMG showed Canadian investors ...

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  4. Plant breeding techniques in spotlight as study shows EU will need 19m more hectares to grow foodRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    ... plans to introduce origin labelling in France. EU Health Commissioner Vy... Canadians are continuing to buy into New Zealand dairy farming with the purchase of a property in the Maniototo, Otago. Last year a report by KPMG showed Canadian investors ...

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  5. UK farming unions issue statement ahead of Brexit meeting next weekRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | FarmingUK

    ... plans to introduce origin labelling in France. EU Health Commissioner Vy... Canadians are continuing to buy into New Zealand dairy farming with the purchase of a property in the Maniototo, Otago. Last year a report by KPMG showed Canadian investors ...

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  6. Record-breaking Cats the Musical heading for TorquayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | This Is South Devon

    ... not usually a fan a musicals, there will be aspects of the show to enjoy. Marianne was born in Christchurch, New Zealand but moved to Oxfordshire at a young age where she soon began to study singing, acting and dance along side the piano and the ...

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  7. Obituary: Co Armagh GP was devoted mum and wonderful cookRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fermanagh Today

    ... partner. Dr Margaret and her GP husband Dr Tom Patton later emigrated to their extended family in Christchurch, New Zealand, where they were caught up in the February 2011 earthquake. Dr Margaret Patton died 18 months ago. Dr Morton was brought up ...

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  8. Fetu pulls out of South Canterbury Heartland teamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... last year, with 82 games for the 'green and blacks' since debutting in 2006. Fetu has also represented the New Zealand Heartland XV for several years and played once for NZ Marist so his absence is a big loss. Like most front rowers his strike rate ...

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  9. Pair people killed in Tauranga crash while changing car tyreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Two people killed in a horrific Bay of Plenty crash yesterday were attempting to change a car tyre, police say. Police said in a statement that a blue Nissan travelling south struck three pedestrians who were attempting to change a flat tyre on a white SUV.

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  10. Hurricanes skipper Dane Coles ruled out of Super Rugby semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The Hurricanes have confirmed captain Dane Coles has been ruled out of tonight's Super Rugby semi-final against the Chiefs. Ricky Riccitelli will start at hooker after Coles decided he was not fit enough to start with New Zealand Under 20s player Leni Apisai named in the reserves.

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  11. Rugby: Waikato retain Ranfurly ShieldRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a stunning upset, creating the tantalisingly bizarre prospect of the Shield bouncing around the grassroots of New Zealand rugby for a season. King Country held that fleeting dream early in the first half, keeping in touch through 35 minutes until ...

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  12. Arrests made in Palmerston North armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Police have made two arrests in relation to two aggravated robberies in Palmerston North, but are still on the lookout for other offenders. A 24-year-old man has been arrested in relation to an aggravated robbery at a The Butt Bucket tobacconists in Main St. He has been charged with a number of offences relating to the robbery, and offending which occurred hours before.

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  13. New freighter service to start flying through Palmerston North AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Manawatu Standard

    The trial flight was a precursor to scheduled services, which will see the plane making its way to the city potentially multiple times a week from early August. Palmerston North Airport-based Fieldair Holdings has teamed up with New Zealand Post to operate up to three 737s with one dedicated to doing the Auckland-Palmerston North-Christchurch route.

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  14. Arrests made after robbery of Palmerston North tobacconist and dairyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Manawatu Standard

    The Butt Bucket on Main St was robbed on Thursday night by an offender armed with a knife, while Rewa Dairy on Botanical Rd was robbed earlier that day. He appeared in the Palmerston North District Court on Saturday, also facing charges related to other alleged offending before the robbery, and was remanded in custody.

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  15. Turnbull refuses to nominate Kevin Rudd as UN Secretary-GeneralRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    ... nomination is a necessary prerequisite for the bid, so his verdict essentially ends Rudd's campaign. Former New Zealand Labour Prime Minister Helen Clark is the favourite to take the role, not least because John Key, the conservative prime minister, ...

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  16. ANZ Championship grand final: NSW Swifts know they need to be perfect to topple Queensland FirebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Age

    They were close to perfect against the Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic, but the NSW Swifts know they will need to exceed those lofty heights in their grand final against the Queensland Firebirds on Sunday in Brisbane. The Swifts are seeking redemption for the agonising one-goal loss in last year's decider, returning to the scene of the crime to try to take the last ANZ Championship away from the seemingly unstoppable Firebirds.

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  17. Teen dying of cancer raising money for sexual assault victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... and when doctors told her the cancer was terminal, she decided her bucket list would be the fundraiser. In New Zealand one in three girls may be sexually abused before the age of 16 and one in seven boys. One in five women would experience a serious ...

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  18. Four tries to Tudreu as Manawatu pick up big preseason win over Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Manawatu Standard

    Manawatu captain Heiden Bedwell-Curtis was strong before leaving the field injured in their preseason win over Hawke's Bay. Here he is pictured in a previous preseason match.

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  19. Strongest men and women in New Zealand descend on Palmerston NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Manawatu Standard

    ... Strength Pit clubs based in Otara and Waikato for the competition, while Jono "Wookie" Macfarlane - a two-time New Zealand Highland Games champion and 2007 NZ Strongest Man winner - also took part. The events included a monster tyre flip, dead ...

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  20. On The Nation: Lisa Owen interviews Antony GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... in Australia, and I think you had about a 95% turnout. We haven't had a turnout in the 90s for 35 years in New Zealand, and we talk about what's called the missing million - you know, a million voters who don't turn up. Is it time for compulsion ...

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