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Scoop.co.nz
A wet end to the weekWatch is in force,” said MetService Meteorologist Claire Flynn. “There is also
A wet end to the week
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 31 minutes ago
Watch is in force,” said MetService Meteorologist Claire Flynn. “There is also the potential for severe gales for Auckland, Northland and Coromandel Peninsula until early Friday, though the winds may become severe again for Auckland and Coromandel... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Weather influences farm salesWidespread demand for kiwifruit orchards led to six Northland horticultural pro
Weather influences farm sales
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 43 minutes ago
Widespread demand for kiwifruit orchards led to six Northland horticultural properties selling for a median $149,684 a hectare in the three months to July 31. Photo / Zespri The 54 farms sold in Northland over the past three months was nine more... Read more
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NZCity
Police hunt barefoot runnerA Northland man is actively avoiding police after evading officers who attempte
Police hunt barefoot runner
NZCity / Posted an hour ago
A Northland man is actively avoiding police after evading officers who attempted to arrest him for allegedly breaching court release conditions relating to domestic assault charges. Mark Andrew Fletcher, 39, fled barefoot into bush and nearby... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Fonterra Payout Boost Welcome But Banks Warned OffMember of Parliament for Northland 25 AUGUST 2016 New Zealand First welcomes F
Fonterra Payout Boost Welcome But Banks Warned Off
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
Member of Parliament for Northland 25 AUGUST 2016 New Zealand First welcomes Fonterra Cooperative Group lifting its 2016/2017 forecast Farmgate Milk Price by 50 cents to $4.75 per kilogram of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wild weather to hit NorthlandUmbrellas will be needed today with heavy rain forecast for Northland Heavy ra
Wild weather to hit Northland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
Umbrellas will be needed today with heavy rain forecast for Northland Heavy rain and strong winds are predicted to hit Northland today, with up to 50mm of rain expected in some areas over six hours from around midday. The MetService said a deep low... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wild weather to hit Auckland, Northland, CoromandelMetService reported heavy rain and north westerly winds were expected to lash m
Wild weather to hit Auckland, Northland, Coromandel
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
MetService reported heavy rain and north westerly winds were expected to lash much of the upper North Island, including Northland, Auckland, Great Barrier Island and the Coromandel. "A trough moves southeast across the North Island overnight,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Public in for 'nice surprise'50 tradespeople to perfect the techniques necessary for the main Hundertwasser
Public in for 'nice surprise'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
50 tradespeople to perfect the techniques necessary for the main Hundertwasser Art Centre that will be built over the old Northland Harbour Board building. The Te Kakano build had been "very challenging and complicated for everyone involved", Mr... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Champ gains Master Shearer titlehe said, recalling the first time he saw the multiple champion shear at Warkwor
Champ gains Master Shearer title
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
he said, recalling the first time he saw the multiple champion shear at Warkworth, about 1999. Smith, who grew up in Northland and farms at Maraekakaho with wife and fellow shearing record breaker Ingrid (nee Baynes), is the fifth Hawke's Bay... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Southfield officials reveal plans for Northland mall siteSOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) - Officials in Southfield have revealed to residents pla
Southfield officials reveal plans for Northland mall site
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 hours ago
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) - Officials in Southfield have revealed to residents plans for the now-closed Northland shopping center building and land. City officials want the site north of Detroit redeveloped for homes, shops and office space. Plans also... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Southfield officials reveal plans for Northland mall siteSOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) - Officials in Southfield have revealed to residents pla
Southfield officials reveal plans for Northland mall site
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 4 hours ago
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) - Officials in Southfield have revealed to residents plans for the now-closed Northland shopping center building and land. City officials want the site north of Detroit redeveloped for homes, shops and office space. Plans also... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Fish ladders offer hope to native fishThursday, 25 August 2016, 10:08 amPress Release: Northland Regional Council Dat
Fish ladders offer hope to native fish
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
Thursday, 25 August 2016, 10:08 amPress Release: Northland Regional Council Date: 25 August, 2016 The idea of installing ladders for something without arms or legs may seem a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Courtesy call, warning as spring burning season loomsThursday, 25 August 2016, 10:09 amPress Release: Northland Regional CouncilDate
Courtesy call, warning as spring burning season looms
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 hours ago
Thursday, 25 August 2016, 10:09 amPress Release: Northland Regional CouncilDate: 25 August, 2016Northlanders are being asked to be courteous and... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Southfield officials reveal plans for Northland mall siteSOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) - Officials in Southfield have revealed to residents pla
Southfield officials reveal plans for Northland mall site
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 4 hours ago
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (AP) - Officials in Southfield have revealed to residents plans for the now-closed Northland shopping center building and land. City officials want the site north of Detroit redeveloped for homes, shops and office space. Plans also... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Southfield officials envision residential, office, retail center on Northland siteofficials unveiled a residential, retail, office, entertainment and public park
Southfield officials envision residential, office, retail center on Northland site
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
officials unveiled a residential, retail, office, entertainment and public park complex that they envision for the former Northland Center mall property. At a public meeting Tuesday, Aug. 23, representatives of OHM Advisers, an architectural and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NCTC receives donated drone from Northrop GrummanAug. 24--Students in Northland Community and Technical College's unmanned aircr
NCTC receives donated drone from Northrop Grumman
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 hours ago
Aug. 24--Students in Northland Community and Technical College's unmanned aircraft systems programs will have a new resource available to them courtesy of a donation from a defense contractor. The Thief River Falls school announced Tuesday it has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
ARU boss says Michael Cheika's position not under pressureHigh aiming for Top 4Chris Rattue: Warriors still have more questions than answ
ARU boss says Michael Cheika's position not under pressure
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
High aiming for Top 4Chris Rattue: Warriors still have more questions than answersRugby: Auckland make four changes for Northland clash Saturday's injuries further eroded Cheika's choice of inside centres with Kurtley Beale, Christian... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Weather wisdomthat first slap of cold air smacks us across the face, we are reminded that sum
Weather wisdom
Marshall Independent / Posted 20 hours ago
that first slap of cold air smacks us across the face, we are reminded that summer won't last forever. We in the Northland know that the only endless summer is the one that involves a particular Beach Boys album. As the days grow shorter... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Maori Miss Out on Jobs with ‘Brown Table’ Iwi-Owned CompanyMember of Parliament for Northland 24 AUGUST 2016 Ngāi Tahu and Tainui-owned c
Maori Miss Out on Jobs with ‘Brown Table’ Iwi-Owned Company
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 hours ago
Member of Parliament for Northland 24 AUGUST 2016 Ngāi Tahu and Tainui-owned company Go Bus is recruiting driver and trainee drivers from overseas, instead of training and hiring Maori... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
ARU boss says Michael Cheika's position not under pressurein this series," Cheika quipped. Related ContentRugby: Boys' High aiming for T
ARU boss says Michael Cheika's position not under pressure
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 hours ago
in this series," Cheika quipped. Related ContentRugby: Boys' High aiming for Top 4Rugby: Auckland make four changes for Northland clashRugby: Is Quade Cooper still worth booing? Saturday's injuries further eroded Cheika's choice of inside... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Oak Park HS band director out after allegations of 'inappropriate communications' with former studentA popular band director is gone from a northland school following a complaint a
Oak Park HS band director out after allegations of 'inappropriate communications' with former student
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 23 hours ago
A popular band director is gone from a northland school following a complaint about inappropriate contact with a student. North Kansas City Schools spokeswoman Rochel Daniels would not say whether the Oak Park High School teacher resigned or was... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Talk, it's a cheap cure for depressionDavies has walked through that door, and now he's helping other people open it.
Talk, it's a cheap cure for depression
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
Davies has walked through that door, and now he's helping other people open it. And Sir John Kirwan, who is heading to Northland to talk about his experiences with depression, probably helped Kurt by opening up about the D word. Sadly, it... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Rural water, sewer to be completed by late 2019officer Kevin Scoble added. Stroud asked when the Conklin School would have pi
Rural water, sewer to be completed by late 2019
Fort McMurray Today / Posted yesterday
officer Kevin Scoble added. Stroud asked when the Conklin School would have piped water, since construction on the Northland Drive water main is nearing completion. Khan said they expected to have it completed by November. “We will hook... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fort McMurray fire burns $500 million hole in Alberta's financesper cent hit to Alberta's employment growth. The forestry sector also suffered
Fort McMurray fire burns $500 million hole in Alberta's finances
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
per cent hit to Alberta's employment growth. The forestry sector also suffered, with extensive feed acreage destroyed. At Northland Forest Products, the sawmill and log yard was interrupted for a month. Still, Northland president Howard Ewashko... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Auckland make four changes for Northland clashto their starting line-up as they attempt to redeem themselves for Friday's nig
Auckland make four changes for Northland clash
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
to their starting line-up as they attempt to redeem themselves for Friday's night's Mitre 10 Cup crossover clash with Northland at Eden Park. As Robbie Deans himself used to say, we should "expect a response" as Auckland rethink their... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Full house for first aidtook part in the 12-hour course - spread over two days - this week. The course
Full house for first aid
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
took part in the 12-hour course - spread over two days - this week. The course was provided through Volunteering Northland and a Pub Charity grant which covered 90 per cent of the workshop costs. For New Zealand Rugby League participant... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Northland Pines school district may implement new student drug testing policyThe Northland Pines school district may have a new drug testing policy for thei
Northland Pines school district may implement new student drug testing policy
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
The Northland Pines school district may have a new drug testing policy for their students this fall. "We're trying to educated students, we're trying to help parents out, we are trying to prevent any addiction from happening before it's too late,"... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Southfield eyes huge redevelopment at Northland siteCould be biggest development vision in Oakland County since "Bloomfield Park"
Southfield eyes huge redevelopment at Northland site
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
Could be biggest development vision in Oakland County since "Bloomfield Park" The old Northland Center mall property in Southfield would be transformed into a massive residential, commercial and retail project anchored by a new public park under a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rippa experience for junior teamthey came away with some lifelong memories, including meeting the All Blacks.
Rippa experience for junior team
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
they came away with some lifelong memories, including meeting the All Blacks. The school's rippa rugby team represented Northland in the national championship in Wellington this week but failed to make it through to the finals, despite some good... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Woman diagnosed with lung cancer thanks donors for Givealittle help/ John Stone For many, a cancer diagnosis spells a bout of nauseating radiatio
Woman diagnosed with lung cancer thanks donors for Givealittle help
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
/ John Stone For many, a cancer diagnosis spells a bout of nauseating radiation and chemotherapy. But for 36-year-old Northland woman Alethea Nathan, the treatment plan for her stage 4 lung cancer comprises time with family including her... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Course a life-changer: teenand the Defence Force and provides 14- to 17-year-olds with life-skills and lea
Course a life-changer: teen
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
and the Defence Force and provides 14- to 17-year-olds with life-skills and leadership training. Nikita was one of two Northlanders awarded top prizes at the end of the course, which ended with a parade last Friday at Blockhouse Bay in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Woman diagnosed with lung cancer thanks donors for Givealittle help/ John Stone For many, a cancer diagnosis spells a bout of nauseating radiatio
Woman diagnosed with lung cancer thanks donors for Givealittle help
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
/ John Stone For many, a cancer diagnosis spells a bout of nauseating radiation and chemotherapy. But for 36-year-old Northland woman Alethea Nathan, the treatment plan for her stage 4 lung cancer comprises time with family including her... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Northland rugby player opens up about depressionKurt Davies, seen here in action for Northland against Otago in the ITM Cup, is
Northland rugby player opens up about depression
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Kurt Davies, seen here in action for Northland against Otago in the ITM Cup, is speaking out about depression. A Northland rugby player who has opened up about dealing with depression in a candid video is encouraging more people to speak up about... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Northland rugby player opens up about depressionKurt Davies, seen here in action for Northland against Otago in the ITM Cup, is
Northland rugby player opens up about depression
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Kurt Davies, seen here in action for Northland against Otago in the ITM Cup, is speaking out about depression. A Northland rugby player who has opened up about dealing with depression in a candid video is encouraging more people to speak up about... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Fort McMurray fire burns $500 million hole in Alberta's financesper cent in 2016. The forestry sector also suffered, with extensive feed acrea
Fort McMurray fire burns $500 million hole in Alberta's finances
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
per cent in 2016. The forestry sector also suffered, with extensive feed acreage destroyed. The sawmill and log yard of Northland Forest Products was interrupted for a month. All of that added up to an ugly employment picture, in which jobless... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Property crisis: 1 in 3 have looked at leaving Aucklandsaid there were two types of Aucklanders leaving for the provinces - retirees h
Property crisis: 1 in 3 have looked at leaving Auckland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
said there were two types of Aucklanders leaving for the provinces - retirees heading for cheaper areas like Tauranga and Northland, and families looking for a better lifestyle. Related ContentAuckland rents hit median $510/week: new dataAuckland... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Team preview: RHS volleyballquestion for the Hodags is who will get the ball to the attackers. Kim Bilogan
Team preview: RHS volleyball
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
question for the Hodags is who will get the ball to the attackers. Kim Bilogan graduated and Daleigh Neveaux transferred to Northland Pines over the summer, leaving Rhinelander searching for a setter. Juniors Ally Seefeldt and Makayla Kuester were... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Student Access Day at UAS Summit and Expo facilitates connectionsfuture gathered Monday in Grand Forks to help launch their career plans. More
Student Access Day at UAS Summit and Expo facilitates connections
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
future gathered Monday in Grand Forks to help launch their career plans. More than 100 students and educators from UND, Northland Community and Technical College and other schools gathered for a day of their own as part of the UAS Summit and... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Michael Jules VanDammeEscanaba with Father Al Mott officiating. A celebratory meal will be held after
Michael Jules VanDamme
The Mining Journal / Posted yesterday
Escanaba with Father Al Mott officiating. A celebratory meal will be held after the service. Burial will take place in the Northland Cemetery. Mike will take his last ride to Northland on his Harley, driven by his sister Laurie and her husband... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Team preview: RHS boys' soccerMedford boasts reigning conference offensive player of the year, Osy Ekwueme, M
Team preview: RHS boys' soccer
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
Medford boasts reigning conference offensive player of the year, Osy Ekwueme, Millot said long-standing rivals Lakeland and Northland Pines cannot be overlooked. "We know that, as defending conference champions, you always have a target on your... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Hodags start stronglast August in Rhinelander - the only victory of the Hodags' 2015 campaign. The
Hodags start strong
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
last August in Rhinelander - the only victory of the Hodags' 2015 campaign. The Chargers are 1-0 following a 13-12 win over Northland Pines on Friday. Jeremy Mayo may be reached at jeremy@rivernewsonline.com.Article Comment Submission Form Please... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Michael Jules VanDammeAl Mott officiating. A celebratory meal will be held after the service. Burial
Michael Jules VanDamme
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted yesterday
Al Mott officiating. A celebratory meal will be held after the service. Burial will take place on Thursday, Aug. 25, in the Northland Cemetery. Mike will take his last ride to Northland on his Harley, driven by his sister Laurie and her husband... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 23 August 2016order while we can have the supplementary question.Rt Hon Winston Peters: With
Questions & Answers - 23 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
order while we can have the supplementary question.Rt Hon Winston Peters: With regard to his statements to the people of Northland that he would deliver on super-fast broadband, Government-funded cell tower coverage, a Pūhoi to Wellsford... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Northland Roadblock – We Can’t Drive Over UpdatesThe PM promised in Parliament today to give updates on National’s by-election p
Northland Roadblock – We Can’t Drive Over Updates
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
The PM promised in Parliament today to give updates on National’s by-election promises, but he’ll struggle to do that – you can’t drive across updates,” says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP... Read more
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Timmins Times
Reviving Moosonee's tourism industrytrain ride to the remote community itself is one such draw. Corina Moore, the
Reviving Moosonee's tourism industry
Timmins Times / Posted yesterday
train ride to the remote community itself is one such draw. Corina Moore, the President and CEO of Ontario Northland Transportation Commission, said the views while riding the Polar Bear Express are breathtaking and something she... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Council's decision questioneddepartmental waiver," he said in his submission. There were a number of repres
Council's decision questioned
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
departmental waiver," he said in his submission. There were a number of representatives of both the Far North District and the Northland Regional councils at the hearing and seven objectors. Commissioner Bill Smith's finding is due on Septem... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Northland Avenue woman, 33, arrested after burglaryA Northland Avenue woman was arrested about 8 a.m. Monday for her alleged role
Northland Avenue woman, 33, arrested after burglary
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
A Northland Avenue woman was arrested about 8 a.m. Monday for her alleged role in an early morning burglary at a Butler Avenue home, according to Buffalo Police. Ajita Brooks, 33, was charged with felony counts of second-degree burglary and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Wheeler Waves the White Flaghas announced that they’re just a spectator when they ought to be a player,” sa
Wheeler Waves the White Flag
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
has announced that they’re just a spectator when they ought to be a player,” says Leader of New Zealand First and MP for Northland Rt Hon Winston Peters.“Aside from admitting he’s the ‘Eeyore’ of Reserve bank governors, Governor Wheeler has... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Flower power helps raise funds for cancerBurdette, 14-month-old Leah Bennett and ABC Kamo Central centre manager Tracey
Flower power helps raise funds for cancer
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Burdette, 14-month-old Leah Bennett and ABC Kamo Central centre manager Tracey Cummings. Photo / John Stone Hundreds of Northlanders will hold events and shake buckets in support of Friday's Daffodil Day, with the smallest collectors first out... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pink Caravan coming to your townThe Breast Cancer Foundation's Pink Caravan will be in Northland next month. A
Pink Caravan coming to your town
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The Breast Cancer Foundation's Pink Caravan will be in Northland next month. A bright pink caravan will be doing the rounds in Northland next month giving women and men information and advice on breast cancer. The Breast Cancer Foundation's Pink... Read more
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NZCity
Ocean upbringing has Olympic pay-offpurchased the yacht when their two children were toddlers. They spent about tw
Ocean upbringing has Olympic pay-off
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
purchased the yacht when their two children were toddlers. They spent about two years in the mid-1990s cruising off the Northland coast, with Simon working as a locum. The time was then right to set sail for England, taking in lengthy stopovers... Read more
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