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Scoop.co.nz
Smokefreerockquest - Top 30 AnnouncedCollege, Bay of Plenty Kurawaka, TKKM O Kawakawa Mai Tawhiti & Gisborne Girls
Smokefreerockquest - Top 30 Announced
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 hours ago
College, Bay of Plenty Kurawaka, TKKM O Kawakawa Mai Tawhiti & Gisborne Girls High School, East Coast Suburban Goons, New Plymouth Boys' High School, Taranaki Headlock, Havelock North High School, Hawkes Bay Why Vibrations, Wanganui High... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
First Table Launches in New PlymouthThursday, 28 July 2016, 10:52 amPress Release: First Table 28 July 2016 First T
First Table Launches in New Plymouth
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 18 hours ago
Thursday, 28 July 2016, 10:52 amPress Release: First Table 28 July 2016 First Table is launching in New Plymouth today, with 13 restaurants throughout the city offering... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Storm warning for Taranaki, King CountryNew Plymouth, Stratford and Ruapehu are in the path of the storm. Photo / File
Storm warning for Taranaki, King Country
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
New Plymouth, Stratford and Ruapehu are in the path of the storm. Photo / File A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued for Taranaki and the King Country this morning. The MetService says New Plymouth, Stratford, Waitomo and Ruapehu are in the... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool youngster Taiwo Awoniyi set for NEC Nijmegen loanFIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 Group E match between Hungary and Nigeria
Liverpool youngster Taiwo Awoniyi set for NEC Nijmegen loan
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
FIFA U-20 World Cup New Zealand 2015 Group E match between Hungary and Nigeria held at Stadium Taranaki on June 7, 2015 in New Plymouth, New Zealand. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images) Awoniyi was named in Nigeria’s... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Te Rapa furniture store up for auctionbeyond its original Auckland base in recent years to also open premises in Whan
Te Rapa furniture store up for auction
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
beyond its original Auckland base in recent years to also open premises in Whangarei, Tauranga, Hamilton, Hastings, New Plymouth, Palmerston North and Porirua. It now has 18 stores in the North Island. The building for sale was completed in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Take home a part of Pukeiti rainforestwill then get to pot-up seedlings to take home.Wet-weather clothing is recommen
Take home a part of Pukeiti rainforest
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
will then get to pot-up seedlings to take home.Wet-weather clothing is recommended for the workshop, at 2290 Carrington Rd, New Plymouth. It will be held from 10.30am to 2pm as part of a year-round programme of free public events at Pukeiti, Tupare... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Sharp pruning tips for home gardenersfor home gardeners27 July 2016 Top techniques for winter pruning will be covere
Sharp pruning tips for home gardeners
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
for home gardeners27 July 2016 Top techniques for winter pruning will be covered at a free public workshop at Tupare in New Plymouth on Sunday, 7 August.Aimed at the home gardener, the workshop will focus on pruning ornamental shrubs and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Millionaire Auckland landlord reveals all53, says he went from being a storeman in a Newton computer business to being m
Millionaire Auckland landlord reveals all
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
53, says he went from being a storeman in a Newton computer business to being made redundant, to now owning 14 Auckland and New Plymouth properties with 20 residences worth more than $12.5 million and generating just under $400,000 annually. By... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New chief executive appointed to lead Taupō District Councilthe principal planner for resource consents after working at Whangarei District
New chief executive appointed to lead Taupō District Council
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
the principal planner for resource consents after working at Whangarei District Council, the Department of Conservation and New Plymouth District Council. Other positions at Taupō District Council have included manager of resource consents, planning... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Inspiring Kiwi Children to Start Creative Writingand illustrators are being held in Hamilton, Morrinsville, and Te Puke; Waipawa
Inspiring Kiwi Children to Start Creative Writing
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
and illustrators are being held in Hamilton, Morrinsville, and Te Puke; Waipawa in Central Hawkes Bay; Frankley School in New Plymouth; Lower Hutt and Wanuiomata; and Dunedin and Central Otago.The Finalist Authors’ Tour concludes with two events... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Plymouth tops creative category Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:58 amPress Release: Local Government NZ in local gov
New Plymouth tops creative category
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 11:58 amPress Release: Local Government NZ in local government EXCELLENCE AwardsLocal Government New Zealand is delighted to announce New Plymouth City... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Len Lye Centre Wins at Excellence AwardsTuesday, 26 July 2016, 10:55 amPress Release: New Plymouth District Council Tue
Len Lye Centre Wins at Excellence Awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 10:55 amPress Release: New Plymouth District Council Tue 26 Jul 2016Local Government New Zealand has announced New Plymouth District Council as the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Andrew Little speech to LGNZ conferencewould we provide those powers to the Mayor of our biggest city, but not also pr
Andrew Little speech to LGNZ conference
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
would we provide those powers to the Mayor of our biggest city, but not also provide them to Mayors in smaller towns like New Plymouth, Nelson, or Invercargill?Why shouldn’t they also be empowered to “promote a vision” for their cities? Why deny... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Help create a better future for disabled New Zealanderswww.jointheconversation.nz.Workshops are being held in Whangarei, Auckland, Man
Help create a better future for disabled New Zealanders
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
www.jointheconversation.nz.Workshops are being held in Whangarei, Auckland, Manukau, Hamilton, Tauranga, Gisborne, Napier, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Wellington, Blenheim, Nelson, Christchurch, Greymouth, Dunedin and Invercargill.To ensure all... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prison adds 100 new bedsis also being increased at Whanganui Prison, Christchurch Men's Prison, women's
Prison adds 100 new beds
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
is also being increased at Whanganui Prison, Christchurch Men's Prison, women's jailhouse Arohata, near Wellington, and New Plymouth Remand Centre, overall adding 271 beds by the end of December. Related ContentCreation story beamed onto city... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Evidence strong that alcohol causes cancerwith their renowned obfuscation of the truth about tobacco smoking and cancer”.
Evidence strong that alcohol causes cancer
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
with their renowned obfuscation of the truth about tobacco smoking and cancer”.Prof Jennie Connor will be the main speaker in a series of public meetings on the topic - Alcohol Causes Cancer – in August as follows:Monday 15 August – New... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Zealand First 23rd birthday celebrationrecord.New Zealand has had an annual net gain of 69,100 new immigrants in the y
New Zealand First 23rd birthday celebration
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
record.New Zealand has had an annual net gain of 69,100 new immigrants in the year to June 2016.That’s the population of New Plymouth arriving every year – and most are ending up in Auckland.Mr Key refuses to accept open door immigration has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Andrew Little's election billboard sabotaged to resemble Stuart LittleThe billboard outside Andrew Little's New Plymouth office has been vandalised.
Andrew Little's election billboard sabotaged to resemble Stuart Little
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The billboard outside Andrew Little's New Plymouth office has been vandalised. Photo / Supplied The Leader of the Opposition appears to have a Little problem. An election hoarding outside Andrew Little's New Plymouth office has been sabotaged to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
More firepower coming upof it 500 metres from home, but she dug deep and rallied strongly for a comfort
More firepower coming up
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
of it 500 metres from home, but she dug deep and rallied strongly for a comfortable win in the NZB Finance & Leasing 3YO at New Plymouth on Saturday. Ladies First's only defeat came at her second appearance and that fourth placing at Te Rapa was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
July 25: You have been warned22: Houston, we have a carrotSideswipe: July 21: Tools to help with angerSidesw
July 25: You have been warned
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
22: Houston, we have a carrotSideswipe: July 21: Tools to help with angerSideswipe: July 20: Relief for IslamophobiaSomeone is trolling Andrew Little, with this spotted outside his New Plymouth office. Video: Men throwing rocks with the other hand... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Louise James stands for the New Pylmouth District Councilvia Mediacom press release distributionAn interesting candidate Louise James is
Louise James stands for the New Pylmouth District Council
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
via Mediacom press release distributionAn interesting candidate Louise James is putting her name forward to stand for the New Plymouth District Council with the slogan, “The People’s Advocate”An interesting candidate Louise James is putting her... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Who We Are: Part 6 - Manaia to Rotoruain 1881 from his constituency of Wanganui to oversee an assault by 1600 volunte
Who We Are: Part 6 - Manaia to Rotorua
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
in 1881 from his constituency of Wanganui to oversee an assault by 1600 volunteer and permanent soldiers on Parihaka. New Plymouth mayor Andrew Judd leading the hikoi at Parihaka which was raised in his support after he received abuse for his... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hamilton fibre roll-out complete875,000 New Zealanders are now able to connect to the network. Completed UFB a
Hamilton fibre roll-out complete
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
875,000 New Zealanders are now able to connect to the network. Completed UFB areas:Whangarei, Te Awamutu, Oamaru, Cambridge, Tokoroa, Hawera, Ashburton, Blenheim, Whanganui, Taupo, Timaru, Greymouth, Masterton, New Plymouth, Tauranga and Ham... Read more
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SportsFan
Warriors seek to curb Raiders' giant packsaid. The Warriors go into Saturday's match having not lost in 80 minutes sinc
Warriors seek to curb Raiders' giant pack
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
said. The Warriors go into Saturday's match having not lost in 80 minutes since their last clash with the Raiders in New Plymouth, where they were outclassed 38-12. Only two unorthodox game-winning field goals by the Sharks' James Maloney... Read more
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NZCity
Warriors seek to curb Raiders' giant packsaid. The Warriors go into Saturday's match having not lost in 80 minutes sinc
Warriors seek to curb Raiders' giant pack
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
said. The Warriors go into Saturday's match having not lost in 80 minutes since their last clash with the Raiders in New Plymouth, where they were outclassed 38-12. Only two unorthodox game-winning field goals by the Sharks' James Maloney... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Engelbert Humperdinck Live in New ZealandTHE MAN WHO BROUGHT US ‘TEN GUITARS’ RETURNS TO NZ FOR SIX CENTRE TOUR* AUCKLA
Engelbert Humperdinck Live in New Zealand
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
THE MAN WHO BROUGHT US ‘TEN GUITARS’ RETURNS TO NZ FOR SIX CENTRE TOUR* AUCKLAND * NAPIER * NEW PLYMOUTH * WELLINGTON * CHRISTCHURCH * DUNEDINInternational music legend Engelbert Humperdinck returns to New Zealand for a six centre tour performing in... Read more
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SportsFan
Mannering backs Warriors for finals pushwill play the Raiders in Canberra on Saturday, have not lost in 80 minutes sinc
Mannering backs Warriors for finals push
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
will play the Raiders in Canberra on Saturday, have not lost in 80 minutes since their last match against the Raiders in New Plymouth. "I think we're doing things better and I definitely think we've improved but there's definitely still a lot to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Raiders must be on high alert to overcome unpredictable Warriors: Sezerform at home, having won seven from nine matches this season. The Raiders smas
Raiders must be on high alert to overcome unpredictable Warriors: Sezer
Canberra Times / Posted 8 days ago
form at home, having won seven from nine matches this season. The Raiders smashed the Warriors 32-8 when they played in New Plymouth in round 11 and the Canberra side is wary of a New Zealand ambush in the capital. Josh Papalii returns to the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Warm spell for weekendby the end of the century. WARM WEEKEND: DAYTIME AND OVERNIGHT HIGHS ON SATURD
Warm spell for weekend
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
by the end of the century. WARM WEEKEND: DAYTIME AND OVERNIGHT HIGHS ON SATURDAY • Whangarei 20/14 • Auckland 19/14 • Tauranga 17/13 • Gisborne 19/14 • Napier 19/13 • Taupo 15/10 • New Plymouth 17/11 • Wellington 16/12 • Christchurc... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Record-challenging warmth returns18.8°C (2005) Kaikoura 19.7°C (1998)Daily record temperatures for 23 July, Nor
Record-challenging warmth returns
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
18.8°C (2005) Kaikoura 19.7°C (1998)Daily record temperatures for 23 July, North Island:Whanganui 17.7°C (1988) New Plymouth 15.6°C (1998) Auckland 18.3°C (2011)Overnight record minimum temperatures for 23 July:9.5°C in Christchurch... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Eight Otago courses in top 40Sands 22, Mangawhai Golf Club 23, Harewood Golf Club 24, Omaha Beach Golf Club
Eight Otago courses in top 40
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
Sands 22, Mangawhai Golf Club 23, Harewood Golf Club 24, Omaha Beach Golf Club 25, Otago Golf Club 26, Terrace Downs 27, New Plymouth Golf Club 28, Hastings Golf Club 29, Gulf Harbour Golf Club 30, Waipu 31, Wanganui Golf Club 32, Formosa Golf... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZR confirms programme for NZ Schools competitionHigh School's long-time coach Tom Cairns as his assistant. Ryan Martin from Ota
NZR confirms programme for NZ Schools competition
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
High School's long-time coach Tom Cairns as his assistant. Ryan Martin from Otago Boys' High School and Sam Moore from New Plymouth Boys' High School will coach the New Zealand Barbarians Schools. "The level of support and the quality of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZR confirms programme for NZ Schools competitionHigh School's long-time coach Tom Cairns as his assistant. Ryan Martin from Ota
NZR confirms programme for NZ Schools competition
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
High School's long-time coach Tom Cairns as his assistant. Ryan Martin from Otago Boys' High School and Sam Moore from New Plymouth Boys' High School will coach the New Zealand Barbarians Schools. "The level of support and the quality of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Demand feeds Porana Rd bidding frenzyThe former New Plymouth Post Office was in the under $1m bracket, particularly
Demand feeds Porana Rd bidding frenzy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The former New Plymouth Post Office was in the under $1m bracket, particularly popular with local Chinese buyers. A record number of bids on a North Shore warehouse in need of remedial work, sub-five per cent yields on several Auckland retail... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
RECENT DEALS for July 18Auckland has been sold for $4,850,000 by Ryan de Zwart and Jimmy O'Brien of Col
RECENT DEALS for July 18
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Auckland has been sold for $4,850,000 by Ryan de Zwart and Jimmy O'Brien of Colliers International. Bell Block in New Plymouth An Auckland investor bought a 1.214ha industrial zoned site 55-63 Corbett Rd, Bell Block, with two tenancies... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Results: 2016 Kartsport NZ National Schools' Championshipsimmediate release* Todd Energy 2016 KartSport New Zealand National Schools' Cha
Results: 2016 Kartsport NZ National Schools' Championships
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
immediate release* Todd Energy 2016 KartSport New Zealand National Schools' Championships Hosted by KartSport Taranaki & New Plymouth Boys' High School Todd Energy Raceway Joll St Waitara Taranaki Sat-Sun July 16-17 2016REVIEW18-07-16PALMERSTON... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Solar power financing offered to Idaho Power customersFILE--In this July 16, 2015, file photo, Idaho Power's Langley Gulch Power Plan
Solar power financing offered to Idaho Power customers
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
FILE--In this July 16, 2015, file photo, Idaho Power's Langley Gulch Power Plant in New Plymouth, Idaho, has a combined-cycle combustion turbine that uses natural gas to produce energy as well as exhaust heat to produce steam that also produces... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Drunk driver injures teenage pedestrianNEW PLYMOUTH - A New Plymouth man is charged with aggravated DUI after deputies
Drunk driver injures teenage pedestrian
KIVI Boise / Posted 9 days ago
NEW PLYMOUTH - A New Plymouth man is charged with aggravated DUI after deputies say he struck and injured a teenage pedestrian. About 8 p.m. Thursday, Payette County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an injury collision involving a pedestrian... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Out in the mountain airBesides the picturesque location, New Plymouth is mostly about its art and cult
Out in the mountain air
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 days ago
Besides the picturesque location, New Plymouth is mostly about its art and culture above anything else, Samuel White discovers. It has been a while since I have hiked through rugged bushland for the taste of crisp mountain air. But during a... Read more
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KTVB Boise
14-old boy hit by pickup in New PlymouthNEW PLYMOUTH, Idaho -- A 14-year-old boy was hospitalized after deputies say he
14-old boy hit by pickup in New Plymouth
KTVB Boise / Posted 10 days ago
NEW PLYMOUTH, Idaho -- A 14-year-old boy was hospitalized after deputies say he was struck by a pickup as he walked along a road in New Plymouth. The collision happened at 8 p.m. Thursday on Ada Road. According to the Payette County Sheriff's... Read more
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The North West Star
The game that turned the Canberra Raiders' and Warriors' seasons aroundon Saturday. He said shoring up a finals berth won't be the Warriors' sole mot
The game that turned the Canberra Raiders' and Warriors' seasons around
The North West Star / Posted 10 days ago
on Saturday. He said shoring up a finals berth won't be the Warriors' sole motivation. They'll want revenge for the New Plymouth massacre. A win would put the Raiders inside the top four given the two sides ahead of them by a point, North... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Council to consider fixing rates rebate 'anomaly'in central government policy to include owners of such units, but in the meanti
Council to consider fixing rates rebate 'anomaly'
Otago Daily Times / Posted 11 days ago
in central government policy to include owners of such units, but in the meantime other councils including Auckland and New Plymouth had stepped in. Council staff recommended councillors waited until an update was provided to the next council... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Plymouth: Tangerine dreamare for kids and the elderly. Except if you're on holiday. The first night was
New Plymouth: Tangerine dream
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
are for kids and the elderly. Except if you're on holiday. The first night was spent in the Anniversary Suite of New Plymouth's King and Queen Hotel Suites - across the road from the mirrored Len Lye Centre which showed off the reflection... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Ford's Mark II Concorde takes offyear that he learned where his sculpture had flown to and of its unscheduled de
Ford's Mark II Concorde takes off
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
year that he learned where his sculpture had flown to and of its unscheduled demise. The sculpture had been bought for New Plymouth engineer and art patron John Matthews by his wife Lynda. Unfortunately their home and a majority of their... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Kiwi multi-millionaire says Africa holds big opportunities for NZlow profile in NZ. That's illustrated by the fact he can usually walk along th
Kiwi multi-millionaire says Africa holds big opportunities for NZ
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
low profile in NZ. That's illustrated by the fact he can usually walk along the beach at Oakura, on the coast near New Plymouth, without being recognised as a pioneer of emerging markets finance and one of NZ's richest people. But he has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Marama Fox and Hone Harawira agree to ceasefireintend to stand in more general seats to try to push up its party vote. High pr
Marama Fox and Hone Harawira agree to ceasefire
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
intend to stand in more general seats to try to push up its party vote. High profile former league player Howie Tamati, a New Plymouth District Councillor, was seeking the nomination for Te Tai Hauauru which Labour's Adrian Rurawhe won after the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Fox, Harawira agree to truceintend to stand in more general seats to try to push up its party vote. High pr
Fox, Harawira agree to truce
Otago Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
intend to stand in more general seats to try to push up its party vote. High profile former league player Howie Tamati, a New Plymouth District Councillor, was seeking the nomination for Te Tai Hauauru which Labour's Adrian Rurawhe won after the... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Milking cows had teats cut off with scissors by workerWelfare hotline in November last year when Da Costa was working as a contract m
Milking cows had teats cut off with scissors by worker
Daily Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
Welfare hotline in November last year when Da Costa was working as a contract milker at a property in Okato, south of New Plymouth. MPI's Wellington/Taranaki District Compliance Manager, Mike Green, says the farm's owners found 12 dairy cows... Read more
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Northern Star
Milking cows had teats cut off with scissors by workerWelfare hotline in November last year when Da Costa was working as a contract m
Milking cows had teats cut off with scissors by worker
Northern Star / Posted 13 days ago
Welfare hotline in November last year when Da Costa was working as a contract milker at a property in Okato, south of New Plymouth. MPI's Wellington/Taranaki District Compliance Manager, Mike Green, says the farm's owners found 12 dairy cows... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Milking cows had teats cut off with scissors by workerWelfare hotline in November last year when Da Costa was working as a contract m
Milking cows had teats cut off with scissors by worker
The Daily Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
Welfare hotline in November last year when Da Costa was working as a contract milker at a property in Okato, south of New Plymouth. MPI's Wellington/Taranaki District Compliance Manager, Mike Green, says the farm's owners found 12 dairy cows... Read more
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