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The New Zealand Herald
Blues score 70 in Northland hitoutLock Gerard Cowley-Tuioti in action for the Blues. The Blues beat the Northland
Blues score 70 in Northland hitout
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Lock Gerard Cowley-Tuioti in action for the Blues. The Blues beat the Northland Barbarians 73-8 at Toll Stadium. Photo / Michael Cunningham The Blues showed no signs of rust on attack as they cruised to a 73-8 victory over the Northland Barbarians... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Blues score 70 in Northland hitoutLock Gerard Cowley-Tuioti in action for the Blues. The Blues beat the Northland
Blues score 70 in Northland hitout
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Lock Gerard Cowley-Tuioti in action for the Blues. The Blues beat the Northland Barbarians 73-8 at Toll Stadium. Photo / Michael Cunningham The Blues showed no signs of rust on attack as they cruised to a 73-8 victory over the Northland Barbarians... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fair Cop: Northland's first policewomanpolicewoman, was a woman ahead of her times who wasn't afraid to speak her mind
Fair Cop: Northland's first policewoman
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
policewoman, was a woman ahead of her times who wasn't afraid to speak her mind or challenge her policing superiors. PHOTO/MICHAEL CUNNINGHAM Myra Larcombe has a special place in history as Northland's first female policewomen. It was a tough job... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ideas mushroom for reducing wasteHolwell says mushrooms could prove part of the solution to minimising some busi
Ideas mushroom for reducing waste
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Holwell says mushrooms could prove part of the solution to minimising some businesses' waste going to landfill. Photo / Michael Cunningham In the bin and out of mind is the approach many take to rubbish - but a young designer wants to change... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Taniwha are champs after tough battleTaniwha players Tumama Tuulua and Phil Kite protect the centre of the field fro
Taniwha are champs after tough battle
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Taniwha players Tumama Tuulua and Phil Kite protect the centre of the field from Hamiora Hohaia from NorthTec. Photo / Michael Cunningham The Northland Taniwha came out on top after they faced off against Northland schools and organisations for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
AE Fun Park owner pleads guilty to charges over deathFlying fox at the AE Fun Park where Moses Tohu fell to his death. Photo / Micha
AE Fun Park owner pleads guilty to charges over death
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Flying fox at the AE Fun Park where Moses Tohu fell to his death. Photo / Michael Cunningham The owner of a Whangarei fun park tried to deceive safety investigators who were looking into the death of a man who fell from a flying fox at the... Read more
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Boston Globe
The best books of 2015Kamel Daoud, translated from the French by John Cullen (Other) Destined to bec
The best books of 2015
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Kamel Daoud, translated from the French by John Cullen (Other) Destined to become a necessary companion to Camus, as Michael Cunningham has become to Virginia Woolf, this Prix Goncourt-winning debut retells “The Stranger” from the Arab murder... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Green man visible so it's safe to crossFluoro Man - aka Sport Northland CEO Brent Eastwood - helps Kamo intermediate s
Green man visible so it's safe to cross
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Fluoro Man - aka Sport Northland CEO Brent Eastwood - helps Kamo intermediate students cross the road safely. Photo / Michael Cunningham He attracted some strange looks, honks and hoots, and plenty of high fives in Whangarei this week. The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Clean-up timeframe asked forThis illegal dumping site in native bush near Russell is expected to cost $50,0
Clean-up timeframe asked for
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
This illegal dumping site in native bush near Russell is expected to cost $50,000 to clean up. Photo / Michael Cunningham People living near a huge illegal dump in native bush near Russell feel "fobbed off" at a lack of clean-up action - five months... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Probe into yacht tragedy beginsbe lifted from the water in Whangarei Harbour after being recovered following a
Probe into yacht tragedy begins
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
be lifted from the water in Whangarei Harbour after being recovered following a tragedy 550km north of New Zealand. Photo / Michael Cunningham Inquiries into a high-seas tragedy are underway after the multi-million dollar yacht at the centre of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Man critical after being thrown from vehicle in collision with police carof a patrol car on Otaika Rd, where the driver, the sole occupant, was thrown f
Man critical after being thrown from vehicle in collision with police car
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
of a patrol car on Otaika Rd, where the driver, the sole occupant, was thrown from his vehicle after a collision. Photo / Michael Cunningham It comes after a low-speed police pursuit around Kaitaia on Friday about 1am, where a vehicle and a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man, shot multiple times, found on side of Georgia roadhomicide after a man was found shot multiple times on the side of a road in Cov
Man, shot multiple times, found on side of Georgia road
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
homicide after a man was found shot multiple times on the side of a road in Covington. Newton County sheriff's Sgt. Michael Cunningham says the man was found unconscious along Lower River Road on Sunday morning and was later pronounced dead.... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mine drilling protestof protesters made sure commuters knew the location of Evolution Mining's unmar
Mine drilling protest
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
of protesters made sure commuters knew the location of Evolution Mining's unmarked offices on Friday afternoon. Photo / Michael Cunningham Protesters say they could be helping to create some of the only Kiwi jobs to come out of a controversial... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Homicide investation begins after body found near Newton Co. landfillcause and manner of death has not been determined and the victim's name not rel
Homicide investation begins after body found near Newton Co. landfill
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
cause and manner of death has not been determined and the victim's name not released. At this point, Newton County's Sgt. Michael Cunningham called the investigation "fluid and ongoing." Officials are asking anyone with information on the death... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Man arrested in meth bust appears in courtBoat fingerprinted in meth bust. Photo / Michael Cunningham One of two men arr
Man arrested in meth bust appears in court
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Boat fingerprinted in meth bust. Photo / Michael Cunningham One of two men arrested in relation to the country's biggest methamphetamine bust has appeared in court this morning. The man, in his mid-20s, appeared briefly at the Manukau District... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Two more arrests in meth bustCamper van where the record amount of meth was found. Photo / Michael Cunningha
Two more arrests in meth bust
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Camper van where the record amount of meth was found. Photo / Michael Cunningham Two more men have been arrested in relation to the record methamphetamine bust in Northland this week. A 25-year-old man and 26-year-old man were arrested in Auckland... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Julie Paton: My husband's secret affairscored two goals, and his team won. Bruce Paton, without his moonboot, doing a
Julie Paton: My husband's secret affair
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
scored two goals, and his team won. Bruce Paton, without his moonboot, doing as he loves best - playing hockey. Photo / Michael Cunningham His entire team, including my son, were sworn to secrecy - under no circumstances was I to find out. But... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Liquidation bid turned downCablePrice in Whangarei has lost a bid to liquidate Taimona Haulage. Photo / Mi
Liquidation bid turned down
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
CablePrice in Whangarei has lost a bid to liquidate Taimona Haulage. Photo / Michael Cunningham A Whangarei company which tried to liquidate another commercial entity over an unpaid bill not only failed in its bid but also had costs awarded against... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Police rep: Flood of meth violence overwhelming officersstopped by police carried 448kg of methamphetamine. A further 46kg was discover
Police rep: Flood of meth violence overwhelming officers
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
stopped by police carried 448kg of methamphetamine. A further 46kg was discovered in sand dunes off 90 Mile Beach. Photo / Michael Cunningham The good Samaritan's call to police sparked a chain of events which resulted in the record-breaking... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
More police dedicated to targeting drugs needed in Northlandstopped by police carried 448kg of methamphetamine. A further 46kg was discover
More police dedicated to targeting drugs needed in Northland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 10 days ago
stopped by police carried 448kg of methamphetamine. A further 46kg was discovered in sand dunes off 90 Mile Beach. Photo / Michael Cunningham More police dedicated to targeting drugs and organised criminal groups are needed to stem the flood of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ahipara man witnessed an 'unusual' situationNo aircraft flew through Ahipara at night and only rescue helicopters or sights
Ahipara man witnessed an 'unusual' situation
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
No aircraft flew through Ahipara at night and only rescue helicopters or sightseeing aircraft flew during the day. Photo / Michael Cunningham An Ahipara man says he saw a suspicious aircraft hovering unusually close to the water, five days before a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Smugglers caught on second go at collecting methwere not surprised their piece of paradise had been used as a gateway for a maj
Smugglers caught on second go at collecting meth
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
were not surprised their piece of paradise had been used as a gateway for a major drug importation operation. Photo: Michael Cunningham It was a picture-perfect day at Northland's iconic 90 Mile Beach and there were no signs of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Generators wanted for struggling FijiAlder is appealing for generators to help restore power supplies to families af
Generators wanted for struggling Fiji
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Alder is appealing for generators to help restore power supplies to families affected by Cyclone Winston in Fiji. Photo / Michael Cunningham A Northlander just back from Fiji is appealing for generators to help families still without power, four... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Armourguard takes over councils' enforcementParking wardens on the Environmental Northland Ltd (ENL). ENL has lost the cont
Armourguard takes over councils' enforcement
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Parking wardens on the Environmental Northland Ltd (ENL). ENL has lost the contract they held for 20 years. Photo / Michael Cunningham Look for navy uniforms instead of purple when you are trying to dodge the parking inspector in future. Whangarei... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Waitangi centre to receive a $1.7m extensionTrust marketing and sales manager Nineke Metz says the expansion will double th
Waitangi centre to receive a $1.7m extension
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Trust marketing and sales manager Nineke Metz says the expansion will double the current visitor centre's size. Photo / Michael Cunningham The need to double the size of the Waitangi Treaty Grounds visitor centre is an indication of how the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Banding together to help after theftfundraiser on May 19. Now it's he who will benefit from a fundraising concert a
Banding together to help after theft
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
fundraiser on May 19. Now it's he who will benefit from a fundraising concert after his stolen gear was not found. Photo / Michael Cunningham After losing more than $7000 worth of specialist equipment from the back of his van while he was... Read more
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examiner.com
Nicolas Horvath’s Philip Glass project advances to its fourth volumeGlass composed when some aspect of erotic connotation was in order. Those who h
Nicolas Horvath’s Philip Glass project advances to its fourth volume
examiner.com / Posted 14 days ago
Glass composed when some aspect of erotic connotation was in order. Those who have seen The Hours (or read the novel by Michael Cunningham on which it is based) know that the narrative involves the intertwining of three generations of women... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brian Gaynor: University numbers mean big businessneeds a new approach Graduates of the University of Auckland's Tai Tokerau cam
Brian Gaynor: University numbers mean big business
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
needs a new approach Graduates of the University of Auckland's Tai Tokerau campus march through Whangarei. Photo / Michael Cunningham The Government is planning to spend $13.5 billion on education in the June 2017 year, second only to the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Alcohol, speed and overload contributed to fatal Dargaville crashFatal crash scene at Baylys Coast Road, Dargaville. Photo / Michael Cunningham
Alcohol, speed and overload contributed to fatal Dargaville crash
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Fatal crash scene at Baylys Coast Road, Dargaville. Photo / Michael Cunningham Alcohol, speed and an overloaded vehicle contributed to the severity of an accident that killed two teens and a mother near Dargaville on Monday. Susie Stewart, 48, her... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Families farewell Dargaville victimsScene of the fatal crash on Baylys Coast Road, Dargaville. Photo / Michael Cunn
Families farewell Dargaville victims
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Scene of the fatal crash on Baylys Coast Road, Dargaville. Photo / Michael Cunningham Families of the three who died in a crash near Dargaville on Monday have held private ceremonies to farewell their loved ones. Susie Stewart, 48, her daughter... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cops fear ute driving badly before crashThe fatal crash scene on Baylys Coast Rd, west of Dargaville, where three peopl
Cops fear ute driving badly before crash
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
The fatal crash scene on Baylys Coast Rd, west of Dargaville, where three people lost their life on Monday. Photo / Michael Cunningham A ute involved in a fatal crash that killed three people may have been driving dangerously on a Northland beach... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wrestling event helps feed homelessknows what it's like to grow up in a big family without much money and wants to
Wrestling event helps feed homeless
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
knows what it's like to grow up in a big family without much money and wants to help others in the same situation. Photo / Michael Cunningham Hearts of gold and abs of steel will be on show in Whangarei this weekend in a pro wrestling event... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Victims were members of same churchThe tree on Baylys Coast Rd, near Dargaville, that a ute crashed into, killing
Victims were members of same church
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
The tree on Baylys Coast Rd, near Dargaville, that a ute crashed into, killing three people on Monday night. Photo / Michael Cunningham Members of a Northland church are "deeply saddened" and in mourning after the deaths of three of its members in a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ute may have been driving dangerously prior to fatal Dargaville crashThree people were killed when a ute wrapped around a tree on Baylys Coast Road.
Ute may have been driving dangerously prior to fatal Dargaville crash
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Three people were killed when a ute wrapped around a tree on Baylys Coast Road. Photo / Michael Cunningham A ute may have been driving dangerously on a Northland beach before the horrific crash which claimed the lives of three Brethren church... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Jury discharged after accused changes pleaCONVICTED: Paul Edward Harris was found guilty of manslaughter. PHOTO/MICHAEL C
Jury discharged after accused changes plea
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
CONVICTED: Paul Edward Harris was found guilty of manslaughter. PHOTO/MICHAEL CUNNINGHAM A Northland man accused of murdering a neighbour has pleaded guilty to an alternative charge of manslaughter midway through his High Court trial. The guilty... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Boom in new buildsin training people up. Northland is going through a building boom as this subd
Boom in new builds
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
in training people up. Northland is going through a building boom as this subdivision, under way at Kamo shows. Photo / Michael Cunningham The Statistics NZ figures for April were higher in number and value than any other month in the last... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Fatal crash was at blackspotThree people died after a four-wheel-drive vehicle smashed into this tree on Ba
Fatal crash was at blackspot
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Three people died after a four-wheel-drive vehicle smashed into this tree on Baylys Coast Rd, near Dargaville. Photo / Michael Cunningham As volunteer firefighters worked to free people trapped in a vehicle involved in a fatal crash that killed... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Warmer winter predictedthrough trees at Whangarei Heads, is likely to make its presence felt during wi
Warmer winter predicted
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
through trees at Whangarei Heads, is likely to make its presence felt during winter in Northland, forecasters say. Photo / Michael Cunningham After a record warm May Northland is likely going to get a warmer than normal winter too. The Climate... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Unit turns waste methane into power for plantsays a de-tuned V8 engine will see effluent turned into useful energy at the Wh
Unit turns waste methane into power for plant
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 days ago
says a de-tuned V8 engine will see effluent turned into useful energy at the Whangarei Wastewater Treatment Plant. Photo / Michael Cunningham Next time you flush a toilet in Whangarei, you could be helping to save ratepayer money and enlighten... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Brian Gaynor: University numbers mean big businessneeds a new approach Graduates of the University of Auckland's Tai Tokerau cam
Brian Gaynor: University numbers mean big business
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
needs a new approach Graduates of the University of Auckland's Tai Tokerau campus march through Whangarei. Photo / Michael Cunningham The Government is planning to spend $13.5 billion on education in the June 2017 year, second only to the... Read more
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The Columbian
$1 cup designed in Seattle could save millions of babiesThe cup’s reservoir and spout allow the infant to control the pace of the feedi
$1 cup designed in Seattle could save millions of babies
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
The cup’s reservoir and spout allow the infant to control the pace of the feeding, suckling almost normally, said Dr. Michael Cunningham, director of the craniofacial center at Seattle Children’s. “The cup was designed for what babies do,” he... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Peters criticises roading blowoutBrynderwyn Hills roadworks project, above, is already $3 million over budget, N
Peters criticises roading blowout
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Brynderwyn Hills roadworks project, above, is already $3 million over budget, Northland MP Winston Peters says. Photo / Michael Cunningham Roadworks on the Brynderwyn Hills are already $3 million over budget, Northland MP Winston Peters says,... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Morgan County Sheriff’s Department rescues 32 animals, charges owner with crueltyanimals included 20 dogs, a donkey, four miniature donkeys, two ponies, a potbe
Morgan County Sheriff’s Department rescues 32 animals, charges owner with cruelty
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
animals included 20 dogs, a donkey, four miniature donkeys, two ponies, a potbellied pig, three roosters and a hen. Michael Cunningham, public information officer with the Animal Rescue Corps, said the rescue is in the top four of the 60... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Arson suspected as causePolice and the fire service were at a Morningside house yesterday, investigatin
Arson suspected as cause
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
Police and the fire service were at a Morningside house yesterday, investigating a suspicious fire. Photo / Michael Cunningham Detectives are probing the cause of a suspicious fire in suburban Whangarei. A fire service spokesman said two units were... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
McArdle: Down can curtail McManus02 June 2016 Down's full back Brendan McArdle and keeper Michael Cunningham wi
McArdle: Down can curtail McManus
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 24 days ago
02 June 2016 Down's full back Brendan McArdle and keeper Michael Cunningham with Cork's Colm O'Neill. Returning Down defender Benny McArdle says he’s confident they can nullify the threat of Conor McManus in... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A feeding cup designed by a Seattle team is a lifesavertalents and observations on the ground in Africa with helping to produce the NI
A feeding cup designed by a Seattle team is a lifesaver
The Seattle Times / Posted 24 days ago
talents and observations on the ground in Africa with helping to produce the NIFTY cup. Three key contributors include Dr. Michael Cunningham, director of the Craniofacial Center at Seattle Children’s Hospital, Dr. Christy McKinney, an... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Junk-free in dad's memoryKamo's Kat Puru is giving up junk food this month in memory of her dad. Photo /
Junk-free in dad's memory
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Kamo's Kat Puru is giving up junk food this month in memory of her dad. Photo / Michael Cunningham A list of "danger foods" glaring at her from the fridge door will be keeping Kat Puru on track this Junk Free June. But it's the memory of her dad,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Construction leading uptick in confidencemonth in row. Construction remained the most optimistic sector at net 29 per c
Construction leading uptick in confidence
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 25 days ago
month in row. Construction remained the most optimistic sector at net 29 per cent positive for the year ahead. Photo / Michael Cunningham New Zealand firms grew more confident about the state of the local economy for the third month in a row,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Transport alliance launchedCarter and Sheryl Mai, mayor of Whangarei, at yesterday's launch of the council
Transport alliance launched
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Carter and Sheryl Mai, mayor of Whangarei, at yesterday's launch of the councils' first shared service alliance. Photo / Michael Cunningham Northlanders can expect better roads for their rates in the coming years as the region's four councils... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Honeymoon on hold for Down 'keeperStephen set to line out for Down against Monaghan in next Sunday's Ulster SFC q
Honeymoon on hold for Down 'keeper
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 27 days ago
Stephen set to line out for Down against Monaghan in next Sunday's Ulster SFC quarter-final in the absence of the injured Michael Cunningham and Marie Claire having teaching commitments, the newly-weds have put their honeymoon to Florida, Las... Read more
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