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Scoop.co.nz
TRC meetings bulletin 25 July 2017total to 236, the Policy and Planning Committee was told. The new sites range f
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 hours ago
total to 236, the Policy and Planning Committee was told. The new sites range from 2.5 ha to 8.3 ha, with five in or near New Plymouth, one near Lepperton, three near Urenui and one near Hawera. All are privately owned except for one, New Plymouth... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
nd the Civil Construction Oscar goes to……over $100 million category. Other category finalists include the new ferry pier
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 hours ago
over $100 million category. Other category finalists include the new ferry pier at Auckland’s Half Moon Bay, SH3 upgrade in New Plymouth and earthquake strengthening of Wellington’s St Mary of the Angels Church.Hirepool GM of Sales & Marketing, Gary... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Māori Party’s Howie Tamati Launches Election Campaignactive in my mokopuna's life, and part of me is doing it for them.” Mr Tamati
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
active in my mokopuna's life, and part of me is doing it for them.” Mr Tamati served five terms as a councilor on the New Plymouth District Council working with former Mayor Andrew Judd in trying to establish a Māori ward in New Plymouth. He... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Ultrafast Fibre Reaches 80,000 Connectionsto reach 100,000 connections within the next 12 months. Ultrafast Fibre has alr
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
to reach 100,000 connections within the next 12 months. Ultrafast Fibre has already deployed fibre in Hamilton, Tauranga, New Plymouth, Whanganui, Tokoroa, Hawera, Cambridge and Te Awamutu. The company is about to start the build schedule to... Read more
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KTVB Boise
22-old killed in rollover wreckCALDWELL -- A New Plymouth man was killed early Wednesday morning after his pic
KTVB Boise / Posted 5 days ago
CALDWELL -- A New Plymouth man was killed early Wednesday morning after his pickup overturned in Caldwell. The crash happened between 4 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. on Sand Hollow Road. Idaho State Police say 22-year-old John Cushman was headed north when... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Fire breaks out at commercial building in Emmettof doors and cabinets. Airport Road was closed for a time while crews battled
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 days ago
of doors and cabinets. Airport Road was closed for a time while crews battled the blaze. No word yet on a cause and the extent of the damage. Emmett Fire, Gem County, New Plymouth Fire and Star Fire were called in to assist. © 2... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Duckless implosions, and more wickets than runsand India in Lauderhill, Florida, in August 2016), and - top of the list - 34 s
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 7 days ago
and India in Lauderhill, Florida, in August 2016), and - top of the list - 34 sixes by Otago and Central Districts in New Plymouth in New Zealand in December 2016, in the match that produced the most runs (497) of any senior T20 match to... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Crews fighting commercial fire in Emmetta fire at a business in Emmett. The blaze started at Sonbyrd Industries at 196
KTVB Boise / Posted 7 days ago
a fire at a business in Emmett. The blaze started at Sonbyrd Industries at 1963 West Highway 52. Emmett Fire, Gem County, New Plymouth Fire aand Star Fire have been called in to assist. KTVB has a crew en route, check back for updates. © 2017... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Collbran's Wallace sets big goals for bull-riding seasonat $109,096. Joe Frost of Randlett, Utah, made a big jump to third and now has
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
at $109,096. Joe Frost of Randlett, Utah, made a big jump to third and now has $92,899 on the season. Roscoe Jabroe of New Plymouth, Idaho, is fifth with $87,376. Wallace is the only rider in the top 5 who wasn’t at last year’s NFR. After... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Triathlete Zaferes lines up to defend WTS title in Hamburgde Janeiro. She will be the only athlete in this year’s race who has won in Ham
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
de Janeiro. She will be the only athlete in this year’s race who has won in Hamburg. Already this season, Zaferes won the New Plymouth ITU Triathlon World Cup on April 2 and earned a silver at the third WTS race of the series in Yokohama,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A Stageblazing National Tour by The NZ Dance Companyannounces its most provocative and poetic national tour yet, The Absurdity of H
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
announces its most provocative and poetic national tour yet, The Absurdity of Humanity to be presented this September in New Plymouth at the Taranaki Arts Festival, Marlborough, the Christchurch Arts Festival and in Wellington for strictly... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Consider Delaying Travel Until Later In The Weekclosed because of ice or snow. Currently the best connections to the upper half
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
closed because of ice or snow. Currently the best connections to the upper half of the north island is via State Highway 3 New Plymouth. As the weather system is continuing to move up the north island the situation can change rapidly and current... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
How NZ's growing alt-right movement plans to influence the electiona second wave. They decided to mobilise their new recruits and plaster campuses
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
a second wave. They decided to mobilise their new recruits and plaster campuses nationwide. They made signs for Nelson, for New Plymouth, for Taupo. "White Lives Matter" the templates read. "You can prevent white genocide. Your country needs... Read more
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NZCity
Ngatai not giving up on All Blacksthe All Blacks I will take it with both hands." Ngatai was out of rugby for a
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
the All Blacks I will take it with both hands." Ngatai was out of rugby for a year before returning against the Reds in New Plymouth in May. He than had to wait another month to play his next game due to the recurrence of headaches. Ngatai... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
ACT Party - Talent Tide Comes Inunderprivileged children to sailing.Anneka CarlsonFormer West Auckland cop, bus
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
underprivileged children to sailing.Anneka CarlsonFormer West Auckland cop, business owner, and SPCA board member from New Plymouth, Anneka is a star and another future leader of ACT.Shan NgAs a trained commercial lawyer admitted to the bar in... Read more
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NZCity
Referees unveiled for Rugby ChampionshipAustralia, Sydney, Aug 19 - Jerome Garces (France) v Australia, Dunedin, Aug 2
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
Australia, Sydney, Aug 19 - Jerome Garces (France) v Australia, Dunedin, Aug 26 - Wayne Barnes (England) v Argentina, New Plymouth, Sept 9 - Angus Gardner (Australia) v South Africa, Auckland, Sept 16 - Nigel Owens (Wales) v Argentina,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Look out, Springboks – Romain Poite’s heading your way!v Australia – Wayne Barnes (England) Salta: Argentina v South Africa (9.40pm)
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
v Australia – Wayne Barnes (England) Salta: Argentina v South Africa (9.40pm) – Pascal Gauzere (France) September 9 New Plymouth: New Zealand v Argentina – Angus Gardner (Australia) Perth: Australia v South Africa (12.05pm) – Glen Jackson... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
ACT Unveils Party ListBay of Plenty Sailing Academy Trust. Stuart and his wife, Pamela, currently res
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Bay of Plenty Sailing Academy Trust. Stuart and his wife, Pamela, currently reside in Mt Maunganui. 7 – Anneka Carlson – New Plymouth Anneka Carlson, ACT's candidate for New Plymouth, a small health and fitness business owner and is currently... Read more
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NZCity
Two men charged with Whanganui robberiesgunpoint and another on Fitzherbet Avenue on May 3 and May 21, respectively, po
NZCity / Posted 18 days ago
gunpoint and another on Fitzherbet Avenue on May 3 and May 21, respectively, police say. A 38-year-old man will appear in New Plymouth District Court on Friday on aggravated robbery charges, while a 27-year-old faces the same charges in Whanganui... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Arrests following Whanganui robberiesof 21 May, the Fitzherbet Avenue dairy was robbed by offenders with a firearm.A
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 days ago
of 21 May, the Fitzherbet Avenue dairy was robbed by offenders with a firearm.A 38-year-old man will be appearing in New Plymouth District Court today on aggravated robbery charges.The second man, a 27-year-old, will appear today in Whanganui... Read more
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walesonline
All you need to know about Jordie Barrettbid to stave off the ignominy of a Test series defeat to the Lions. Here’s all
walesonline / Posted 19 days ago
bid to stave off the ignominy of a Test series defeat to the Lions. Here’s all you need to know about the 20-year-old In New Plymouth, where the 2005 Lions faced Taranaki and where Wales played during the 2011 World Cup. The active Mount... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Smokefreerockquest 2017 – online solo-duo finalists announedonline opportunity, with the entries at the upper level reaching a very high st
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 20 days ago
online opportunity, with the entries at the upper level reaching a very high standard. The top six solo-duos are:Sam Egli - New Plymouth Boys HighErin Geraghty- ACG Sunderland (Auckland)Ellie and Laura - Waimea College (Nelson)Estella Romagnolli -... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
North Korea missile tests unacceptableJapan’s Exclusive Economic Zone – about 370 kilometres off the mainland. That’s
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Japan’s Exclusive Economic Zone – about 370 kilometres off the mainland. That’s about the same distance as Wellington to New Plymouth – a very provocative and dangerous move.“I want to reiterate New Zealand’s strong belief that North Korea needs... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Peters - Excerpts from Whanganui speechZealand to the baby’s mouth in China. MAORI WARDSThe call to establish Maori wa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Zealand to the baby’s mouth in China. MAORI WARDSThe call to establish Maori wards continues. We had the case of former New Plymouth mayor Andrew Judd trying to establish one. The Green Party says Labour will support its member’s bill to create... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
An Economy with the Hand Brake onby Rt Hon Winston Peters,NZ First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament,The
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
by Rt Hon Winston Peters,NZ First Leader and Northland Member of Parliament,The Autolodge Motor Inn,393 Devon Street East,New Plymouth,Tuesday 4 July, 2017, 10am.Fundamental to a successful economy – and thriving... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
On A Good Note Tour Headlined by ABBIE & Yasamin Al-TiayNote tour starts in Auckland on July 12 and ends in Wellington on August 3. The
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Note tour starts in Auckland on July 12 and ends in Wellington on August 3. They will also perform in Hamilton, Raglan, New Plymouth and Christchurch in between.The pair will have support acts at their Auckland, Wellington and Hamilton... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Missing elderly man in New Plymouth foundTuesday, 4 July 2017, 9:56 amPress Release: New Zealand Police "UPDATE - Missi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 9:56 amPress Release: New Zealand Police "UPDATE - Missing elderly man in New Plymouth"The elderly man Police were searching for in Spotswood, New Plymouth overnight has been found.He... Read more
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NZCity
Elderly New Plymouth resident missingAn 83-year-old New Plymouth resident has gone missing, sparking concerns for hi
NZCity / Posted 21 days ago
An 83-year-old New Plymouth resident has gone missing, sparking concerns for his wellbeing. Donald May was last seen at his Spotswood address at 5.30pm on Monday, wearing a dark blue jersey, dark trackpants and slippers. Police are increasingly... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Two structures destroyed in New Plymouth fireNEW PLYMOUTH, IDAHO - Firefighters from five departments responded to a fire in
KTVB Boise / Posted 21 days ago
NEW PLYMOUTH, IDAHO - Firefighters from five departments responded to a fire in New Plymouth Sunday. New Plymouth Fire officials says when they got on scene an old home was engulfed in flames near Highway 52 and Blacks Bridge northeast of New... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
World's Leading Magicians on Stage in NZ in Octoberperforming a show mixing the quirky, the skills and the strange in a world of t
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
performing a show mixing the quirky, the skills and the strange in a world of the impossible.Magicians heads to Auckland, New Plymouth, Palmerston North and Wellington from 19 October to 4 November.Featuring two world champions of magic, the show... Read more
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NZCity
Home detention for killing partnerJoyce Rose, 47, at her home in the South Taranaki town. Justice Susan Thomas s
NZCity / Posted 25 days ago
Joyce Rose, 47, at her home in the South Taranaki town. Justice Susan Thomas said at the sentencing in the High Court at New Plymouth on Friday that she took into account that Rose had no previous convictions, had expressed remorse and was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Horrible Histories - Second Auckland ShowTHEATRE, HAMILTON SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 30BRUCE MASON CENTRE, AUCKLAND SUNDAY OCTO
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 days ago
THEATRE, HAMILTON SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 30BRUCE MASON CENTRE, AUCKLAND SUNDAY OCTOBER 1 *New Show Added: 1.30pmTHEATRE ROYAL, NEW PLYMOUTH WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 4OPERA HOUSE, WELLINGTON SATURDAY OCTOBER 7REGENT THEATRE, PALMERSTON NORTH SUNDAY OCTOBER... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Developing Breakwater Bay after America's Cup WinFriday, 30 June 2017, 10:29 amPress Release: New Plymouth District Council New
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 25 days ago
Friday, 30 June 2017, 10:29 amPress Release: New Plymouth District Council New Plymouth District Council is considering the potential for Breakwater Bay developments to boost the region’s economy.The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Change is in the windtoo.Rain spreads across the entire north and west of the North Island Saturday
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 26 days ago
too.Rain spreads across the entire north and west of the North Island Saturday afternoon and evening. Places such as New Plymouth, Northland, Auckland and the Waikato may see a burst of intense rain Saturday night or in the early hours of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Fight for better Māori representation in local govt to go ontwo different sets of policies for their Treaty partners and are willing to acc
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 26 days ago
two different sets of policies for their Treaty partners and are willing to accept discrimination in our law,” said former New Plymouth Mayor, Andrew Judd.“The ignorance of National MPs in the debate show they don’t even understand their own... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
He Tangata: Eve Reilly of Poronui Lodgewith the country, the people, the way of life. I spent a lot of time skiing, go
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
with the country, the people, the way of life. I spent a lot of time skiing, going on wonderful kayaking and rafting trips. New Plymouth was a fantastic place. I remember one morning I was skiing on Mt Taranaki, then in the afternoon I was on a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
2017 NZ Art Show Breaks its Own Record – Again$3650.00 for Ronald McDonald House Wellington.Coloured by you – a collaborative
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 28 days ago
$3650.00 for Ronald McDonald House Wellington.Coloured by you – a collaborative artwork, measuring 2.4 x 4.8, was created New Plymouth street artist Dside and installed at the show. Attendees contributed to the artwork over the course of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Taranaki: A rustic retreat at Ahu Ahu Beach VillasHighway to the seaside village of Oakura. Nestled into a bay of extraordinary b
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Highway to the seaside village of Oakura. Nestled into a bay of extraordinary beauty and glittering dark sands 15km from New Plymouth, Oakura seems to be successfully treading the fine line between popular and unspoilt. There is an old-school... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Entec hosts seminars on the latest advances in Gas Detectionon the latest advances in portable gas detection technology. The seminars were
Scoop.co.nz / Posted a month ago
on the latest advances in portable gas detection technology. The seminars were held on June 21st and 22nd in Auckland and New Plymouth, and were presented in association with Industrial Scientific. Based in Pittsburgh, PA in the United States,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
NZ Cruise Conference - riding the growth wavethis year’s Cruise New Zealand Conference in Auckland, 29 August.“Port executiv
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 1 months ago
this year’s Cruise New Zealand Conference in Auckland, 29 August.“Port executives from emerging ports, including Gisborne, New Plymouth, Nelson and Timaru, will provide insights into what makes their destination work and what plans they have to... Read more

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