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  1. Simon Wilson: Stadium an inspired proposal - now we need a championRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    How magnificent. And how frustrating too. The proposed new waterfront stadium - and the proposed development it's a part of - looks like the most exciting new project Auckland has seen in years.

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  2. Stadium in the sea: $1.8 billion waterfront stadium unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... law firm Simpson Grierson, said the consortium is going out to the public to gauge support. The proposed Stadium New Zealand proposed by the Government in 2006 and rejected by local politicians. Supplied 10 November 2006 to New Zealand Herald by ...

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  3. Damien Venuto: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern's face used in Bitcoin spamRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    As Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern's photograph appears in a lot of places - including a recent promoted Facebook post that looked like a news story and pointed readers to a "new investment plan for Kiwis". If they clicked through, online users were forwarded to a faux news article claiming that New Zealand Treasury had invested $250 million in a bitcoin start-up and that New Zealanders stood to make massive profits by doing the same.

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  4. Young anglers get the chance to hook up thanks to assisted fishing daysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Nelson Mail

    Nelson-Marlborough Fish and Game officer Jacob Lucas nets a trout for a young angler at the Waimea River Park Educational Fishing ponds in Appleby. The dates for the booked, guided fishing opportunities at the Waimea River Park Fishing Ponds in Appleby are consecutive Sundays on November 11 and 18, followed by December 2 and 9. While the fish-out days were taking place, the ponds would be closed for parent/caregiver opportunities between October 15 and December 20. The trust provides children with the equipment and members of the public and the Nelson Trout Fishing Club act as guides to show them how to use it and, if they are lucky enough to catch a fish, how to fillet it .

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  5. Matthew Hooton: No evidence of wobbly Simon BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... proving Key right in 2008 to identify the MP for Tauranga as a likely successor. The PWC inquiry has also done New Zealand a favour by getting a bad egg out of Parliament. Bridges did adequately in his first months as Opposition Leader. National's ...

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  6. Cutlery drawer debate goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NEWS.com.au

    ... simple photo of a cutlery drawer, posted by a New Zealander on Reddit. Now there's a global debate around it. A New Zealand user posted a seemingly innocent question on the site only yesterday, and it's since received hundreds of irate replies. They ...

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  7. Starbucks to license out certain EMEA stores to Mexico's AlseaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Starbucks Corp said on Thursday it would license out its operations in France, Netherlands, Belgium and Luxembourg to long-standing partner Mexico's Alsea SAB . FILE PHOTO: A pedestrian walks past a Starbucks cafe in central Wellington, New Zealand September 3, 2018.

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  8. Terrifying moment 'car-sized' lava bombs plummet towards boat as Anak Krakatau volcano eruptsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    Terrifying moment 'car-sized' lava bombs plummet towards tourist boat as Anak Krakatau volcano erupts in a massive cloud of ash and smoke Mr Davison, from New Zealand, said: 'We had luck on our side that nothing hit our boat. The lava bombs were coming in fast, it was impossible to dodge them' Thrill seeker Matthew Davison, 34, captured the sudden eruption from the Anak Krakatau volcano near Jakarta, Indonesia , when he was on board the boat.

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  9. Clean footwear signs to go up in Northland kauri country to help fight diebackRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... thing when they visit kauri forests,'' said John Sanson, head of recovery and pest management for Biosecurity New Zealand. ''Thanks to the support of the New Zealand Transport Agency, we're able to get this first batch of signs up in time for the ...

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  10. Looking to finance your next Airbnb stay? 3 ways to pay for it with credit card rewardsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    ... Barclaycard Arrival Plus World Elite Mastercard to pay for a one-night Airbnb stay while traveling near Wanaka, New Zealand. He and his wife, Sarah, stayed in a house overlooking Lake Hawea. With Airbnb, "you get to pick and choose what you want ...

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  11. Sky TV chair holds succession plan until CEO slot filledRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... constraints of board oversight. He had been considering his own role as part of the planned merger with Vodafone New Zealand but had to re-think the timing after the Commerce Commission rejected the deal. Macourt will be up for re-election at next ...

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  12. A chance to ride Local: Zoomy is coming to ChristchurchRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Scoop

    Zoomy, New Zealand's local ride share service, plans to start operating in Christchurch this year. Zoomy started recruiting drivers in Christchurch in September, and is delighted with the interest, perhaps built of its reputation already built in Wellington and Auckland.

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  13. South-African born Devon Conway blazes double hundred for FirebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... called his batsmen in. He hit 26 fours and two sixes in his unbeaten knock that will have caught the eye of New Zealand Cricket talent spotters. Conway, 27, arrived in the capital in September 2017 with a dream of following in the footsteps of ...

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  14. 'Farmers will start closing gates' as public cause havoc on Te Mata PeakRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  15. Storm victims still waiting for EQC help months after cyclone tore through regionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... 89 for Wellington, 61 for Rotorua and 58 lodged in the Nelson City district. "The three major storms to hit New Zealand this year were the Kaiau-Thames event in January and ex-cyclones Fehi and Gita," Nation said. "To have settled 84 per cent of all ...

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  16. Warning over new Mongrel Mob knock-off merchandiseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... for as little as NZ$16. The counterfeit 45cm Mob patches and the new T-shirts have been purchased by buyers from New Zealand, Australia, Canada, Ireland, Denmark and the Netherlands to date. But members of the Mob and gang academics are urging ...

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  17. Pioneering industrial park in Rolleston, near Christchurch, will gross $150 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... After costs the council would have earned $40m from the 188-hectare industrial park in Rolleston, at one stage New Zealand biggest industrial park. Izone is now 17 years-old and nearing the end of its development with about 10 sites, each of less ...

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  18. KFC operator Restaurant Brands a tasty target for Mexican investorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... time further afield." The company has long been hinting that it will bring Taco Bell, a Mexican food chain, to New Zealand, although there was no sign of that in the company's first half results on Monday. Restaurant Brands's net profit for the 28 ...

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  19. Trade Me forced into new role as tax collector for its foreign sellersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... that foreign firms would be obliged to levy GST on items worth $1000 or less that they shipped direct to New Zealand consumers, from next October. But Trade Me marketplace head Stuart McLean said Trade Me would have to levy GST on goods sold by ...

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  20. Train driver failed to stop for maintenance workers in Bay of PlentyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    On February 7, 2017, a train driver didn't stop for maintenance work being conducted under a rail bridge on a single-line section of track between Mount Maunganui and Kawerau on the East Coast Main Trunk line. The driver ignored two sets of warning boards placed either side of the worksite to alert train drivers to work being done ahead.

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