New Zealand Newswire (Page 8)

New Zealand Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for New Zealand. (Page 8)

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  1. Chiton-crab a rare find in TaranakiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Taranaki Daily News

    Emily Roberts was conducting intertidal surveying for the Taranaki Regional Council several months ago when she stumbled upon a chiton which had latched itself onto a crab. Most New Zealanders who have spent time in rock pools would have seen a chiton before, they look almost like slater bugs with interlocking plates forming a shell on their back.

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  2. NZ-supported community desperate for food aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ChildFund is calling for urgent attention and donations as a New Zealand-supported community in Zambia struggles through its worst drought in decades. Hot and dry El NiA o weather, made more extreme by climate change, has disrupted water supplies and devastated crops across Eastern and Southern Africa, leading to severe food shortages.

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  3. New All Black Seta Tamanivalu primed for Chiefs return in home land of FijiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Waikato Times

    JUNE 18: Seta Tamanivalu of New Zealand beats the tackle from Rhys Patchell of Wales during the International Test match between the New Zealand All Blacks and Wales at Westpac Stadium on June 18, 2016 in Wellington, New Zealand. He's fresh off All Blacks representation, but Seta Tamanivalu reckons he has a battle on his hands for the popularity stakes in his home land of Fiji this week.

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  4. Port Extension Goes Against Aucklandersa WishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ... is clear this was not a comprehensive study, it's a half-hearted approach serving particular interests, and not New Zealand's. "The study did not consider how many ports this country needs, and did not look outside the Auckland region, to Northport ...

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  5. Woman kicked in chest by cowRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Otago Daily Times

    A woman is in hospital with arm and chest injuries after being kicked in the chest by a cow in Hawkes Bay. The woman, in her 50s, was transported by the Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter after suffering the injuries at a farm in Putorino about 9.10am today.

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  6. All set for lift off on Mahia PeninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    PLANNED: The planned Rocket Lab Onenui station site includes a concrete pad, a launch tower for the carbon composite rocket, and a hangar. From a small site in Northern Hawke's Bay, space will soon be open for business.

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  7. Palmerston North vocal showcase strikes goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Standard

    REVIEW: Globe Sunday Matinee. Sunday, June 26. Series convenor and much accomplished accompanist, Guy Donaldson, struck gold with Sunday's concert, programming four of our singers in a vocal showcase rare for our city.

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  8. Manawatu's Blake Gunn wins silver at Oceania Swimming ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Standard

    Manawatu swimmer Blake Gunn has added a silver medal from the 2016 Oceania Swimming Championships in Suva, Fiji to his resume. He was part of a New Zealand team consisting of 27 pool and five open water swimmers which won a total of 23 gold, 16 silver and 12 bronze medals at the meet - a total of 51 medals to finish on top of the medal table ahead of Australia.

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  9. Palmerston North School of Karate claim eight medals at CNI OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Standard

    ... ior picked up bronze medals in the veteran kata and open kata. It will also help in their bids for places in the New Zealand team to compete at the Oceania Championships in New Caledonia later in the year.

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  10. Does Tasman District Council's commercial activity add up?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nelson Mail

    ... the Eastland Group. Taylor has extensive governance experience in education and the arts, and is a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit. * Alan Dunn, who is a director of Z Energy, NZ Post and Burger Fuel Worldwide Ltd. Dunn brings experience of ...

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  11. Putting fares up could lead to less bus patronsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Timaru Herald

    ... the costs of licensing vehicles have declined recently, while the number of vehicles licensed and registered in New Zealand has increased." ECan spent $700,000 a year to run Timaru bus services and 24 per cent of the overall cost recovery came from ...

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  12. Tania Shailer and David Haerewa abused New Zealand boy Moko...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    ... head-to-toe when he died after suffering multiple blunt force traumas during his final days. The three-year-old New Zealand boy had been subjected to a 'campaign of violence' leading up to his death in August 2015 at the hands of Tania Shailer, 26, ...

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  13. Now child abuse is at the front of our minds let it remain thereRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... year built the first public database of every child known to have died of abuse, maltreatment, or neglect in New Zealand since 1992. It's well-known this country remains one of the most dangerous in the developed world in which to grow up, despite ...

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  14. Inequality getting worse under NationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ... people who feel forgotten and alienated. They then become easy targets for peddlers of fear and hate. "New Zealand's inequality is worse than the UK, Australia and Canada. In New Zealand the net worth of the bottom 20 per cent is less than a quarter ...

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  15. Te Aroha medical hub on the marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    The land and buildings housing one of the biggest medical hubs in the Waikato has been put on the market. The purpose-built "one-stop healthcare hub" in central Te Aroha has a modern medical facility with five complementary healthcare providers split over two wings.

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  16. Peter Yealands recieved Kea World Class New Zealand AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marlborough Express

    Kea global director Ngapera Riley said the awards celebrated New Zealanders who had achieved outstanding international success and made significant contributions to New Zealand's social, economic, and cultural growth.

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  17. Waikato-Bay of Plenty Magic undone by 'cinical' Queensland FirebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Waikato Times

    ... be favourites in, with the Thunderbirds having won just twice all season. The following week, they will host the New Zealand conference elimination final, which will likely be against the winner of this Saturday's game between the Northern Mystics ...

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  18. Kiwi dad dies in freak incident in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... impact on the golfing world continues to spread after her 13th and latest victory on the LPGA tour. Around 20 New Zealand women die each year from breast cancer linked to consuming no more than two alcoholic drinks a day on average, a study has ...

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  19. Four on trial over P lab raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    Police and ESR staff at the scene of a meth lab raid on Taipuha Rd, southwest of Whangarei, in December 2014. An isolated Northland house was used by a family, their friends and acquaintances to cook methamphetamine "hard out" while it was covertly watched by police, a jury heard.

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  20. Woman injured after being kicked by cowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    The woman was transported by the Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter after suffering the injuries at a farm in Putorino. Photo / File A woman is in hospital with arm and chest injuries after being kicked in the chest by a cow in Hawkes Bay.

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