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Scoop.co.nz
Are you up for the challenge?Central and Victoria Park Skate Park is Circability's Youth Circus Challenge. Y
Are you up for the challenge?
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 minutes ago
Central and Victoria Park Skate Park is Circability's Youth Circus Challenge. Youth and expert trainers from Auckland and Northland are sharing amazing skills in juggling, poi, rola bola, hula hoop, diabolo, acrobatic and much more. Unicycle world... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
National Tells Many Kiwis To ‘Get Stuffed’has told a majority of New Zealanders to “Get Stuffed” in their eighth year in
National Tells Many Kiwis To ‘Get Stuffed’
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 minutes ago
has told a majority of New Zealanders to “Get Stuffed” in their eighth year in office, New Zealand First leader and MP for Northland Rt Hon Winston Peters said today.“Today’s Budget sent that message to every Kiwi wanting an affordable education... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tightening of loo-se free camping guidelinesWe need rules. How we enforce them, is another story. Freedom campers travell
Tightening of loo-se free camping guidelines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 34 minutes ago
We need rules. How we enforce them, is another story. Freedom campers travelling throughout Northland are going to get greater guidance on where they can and can't park. The rules are slightly discriminatory toward modern-day hippies. If you are... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
$17.8m to create Māori Land Serviceto shift from passive leasing to more active use, particularly in high priority
$17.8m to create Māori Land Service
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
to shift from passive leasing to more active use, particularly in high priority regions with significant Māori land such as Northland, East Coast, Bay of Plenty and Manawatū/Whanganui,” Mr Flavell says.“Te Tumu Paeroa has a critical role in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
$4m to commemorate New Zealand Warscommunities who have organised their own commemorative events to recall these b
$4m to commemorate New Zealand Wars
Scoop.co.nz / Posted an hour ago
communities who have organised their own commemorative events to recall these battles.Armed conflict occurred in Wairau, Northland, Taranaki, Waikato, Te Urewera, Tauranga, Ōpōtiki and the East Coast during the 19th century.“These battles shaped... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Millions for NZ land war commemorationscommunities who have organised their own commemorative events to recall these b
Millions for NZ land war commemorations
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
communities who have organised their own commemorative events to recall these battles. Armed conflict occurred in Wairau, Northland, Taranaki, Waikato, Te Urewera, Tauranga, Opotiki and the East Coast during the 19th century. "These battles... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Michael Barnett: Let's see a hand-up for our regional economiesa successful country relative to many others, I would like to see some measured
Michael Barnett: Let's see a hand-up for our regional economies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted an hour ago
a successful country relative to many others, I would like to see some measured investment risk ploughed into our regions - Northland, Waikato, East Coast, West Coast and other regions. Chief executive of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce Michael... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Two B.C. wind farm projects halted with huge Site C dam in wingsPublicly traded Northland Power has withdrawn two wind projects from B.C.’s env
Two B.C. wind farm projects halted with huge Site C dam in wings
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
Publicly traded Northland Power has withdrawn two wind projects from B.C.’s environmental approval process, officially halting proposals that had been dormant for several years as the Site C hydroelectric dam puts a chill on renewable energy... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Have you seen this blanket?New Zealand Police It could help Police investigating the theft of high-powere
Have you seen this blanket?
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 hours ago
New Zealand Police It could help Police investigating the theft of high-powered firearms in NorthlandPolice investigating the burglary of a Dargaville gun collector’s home where 15 firearms were taken are releasing a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Prisoners' art sold to benefit refugeInmates from "the big house" at Ngawha have reached out their hands to another
Prisoners' art sold to benefit refuge
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
Inmates from "the big house" at Ngawha have reached out their hands to another Northland house concerned with the shelter and repair of troubled lives - Kaitaia Women's Refuge centre, Whare Timatatanga Hou Ora. Whare Timatatanga Hou Ora, which... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Crow Wing County Board: How organized should Unorganized be?with addressing transportation needs and gave the example of what he called the
Crow Wing County Board: How organized should Unorganized be?
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 hours ago
with addressing transportation needs and gave the example of what he called the "road to nowhere" that ends west of the Northland Arboretum. Where he foresaw resident response, he said, was in planning multi-family residential areas. "A lot of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Farming turns Jack into a winnerpositive that I've helped them get there." Jack said he was certain he still h
Farming turns Jack into a winner
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 hours ago
positive that I've helped them get there." Jack said he was certain he still had relatives living around Whatuwhiwhi. He planned to look them up when he and his fiancee, Charlotte Park-Stewart, brought their children to Northland for a... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Northland standoff ends with woman getting shotKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A standoff in the Northland ended with police shooting a wo
Northland standoff ends with woman getting shot
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 5 hours ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A standoff in the Northland ended with police shooting a woman who had threatened to harm herself. The incident happened in the area of Chaumiere Lake Park, near NE 43rd Street and Chaumiere, and the woman was taken to a... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Woman involved in standoff at Chaumiere Lake shotlake is located at Northeast 43rd Street and Northeast Chaumiere Road in Kansas
Woman involved in standoff at Chaumiere Lake shot
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 6 hours ago
lake is located at Northeast 43rd Street and Northeast Chaumiere Road in Kansas City. It was a dangerous situation in the Northland that caused the lake to be closed off as police surrounded it. Neighbors said the large police presence made them... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Southfield installs 16-foot sculpture in roundabouttax dollars, Siver said. Last year, he championed the city’s use of $500,000 t
Southfield installs 16-foot sculpture in roundabout
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 hours ago
tax dollars, Siver said. Last year, he championed the city’s use of $500,000 to buy sculptures and other art in the doomed Northland Centershopping mall, soon to be demolished. Fundraising has brought $485,000 in donations toward repaying that... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Measles update – Good response to vaccination clinicsThursday, 26 May 2016, 10:09 amPress Release: Northland District Health Board25
Measles update – Good response to vaccination clinics
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Thursday, 26 May 2016, 10:09 amPress Release: Northland District Health Board25 May 2016, but number of immunised still too low to stop spread... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Fatal vehicle crash in NorthlandThursday, 26 May 2016, 10:02 amPress Release: New Zealand Police""At 1.20am thi
Fatal vehicle crash in Northland
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 hours ago
Thursday, 26 May 2016, 10:02 amPress Release: New Zealand Police""At 1.20am this morning, Police attended a fatal single-vehicle crash on State Highway 10 about 300 metres north of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Burglars hit small businessesof attempted burglaries. A Dargaville superette which was severely damaged aft
Burglars hit small businesses
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
of attempted burglaries. A Dargaville superette which was severely damaged after a vehicle rammed into it was one of four Northland business targeted in a string of burglaries and attempted burglaries. The Victoria St Superette, Dargaville Honda,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Freedom camper crackdowntired to drive." Related ContentYouth choose funky T-shirtDust hits danger lev
Freedom camper crackdown
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
tired to drive." Related ContentYouth choose funky T-shirtDust hits danger levelArrests made in relation to kidnapping in Northland The Freedom Camping Act - the guiding legislation for the bylaw - allows for people who are resting to avoid... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Man dies after vehicle rollsroad and then rolled. Photo / File A 26-year-old man died after the vehicle he
Man dies after vehicle rolls
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
road and then rolled. Photo / File A 26-year-old man died after the vehicle he was driving rolled on State Highway 10 in Northland early this morning. Police attended the crash about 300 metres north of the Puketona Rd intersection about... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Michael Barnett: Let's see a hand-up for our regional economiesa successful country relative to many others, I would like to see some measured
Michael Barnett: Let's see a hand-up for our regional economies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
a successful country relative to many others, I would like to see some measured investment risk ploughed into our regions - Northland, Waikato, East Coast, West Coast and other regions. Chief executive of the Auckland Chamber of Commerce Michael... Read more
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NZCity
Man killed after car rolls in NorthlandA man is dead after his car rolled on a Northland highway. The 26-year-old loc
Man killed after car rolls in Northland
NZCity / Posted 7 hours ago
A man is dead after his car rolled on a Northland highway. The 26-year-old local died at the scene of the crash on State Highway 10 near Oromahoe at about 1am on Thursday, police say. They said the car was travelling south when it veered off the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Avocados but at a priceselling the fruit. "People are paying $6 a piece, which I'm amazed at.'' The
Avocados but at a price
Otago Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
selling the fruit. "People are paying $6 a piece, which I'm amazed at.'' The New Zealand avocado crop, mostly grown in Northland and Bay of Plenty, was in short supply because more of it was being exported to Australia. "A lot of guys ramped... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Midday Stock RoundupCorp. was up 5.6% to $5.50 and a $277 million market cap. The patent licensing
Midday Stock Roundup
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 10 hours ago
Corp. was up 5.6% to $5.50 and a $277 million market cap. The patent licensing company’s shares have risen about 15% since Northland Capital upgraded Acacia to an “outperform” rating. Irvine-based Boot Barn Holdings Inc. was up 9.7% to $7.99 and a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Kroger to sink millions into Columbus area, with several new stores plannedwill be used to build several new stores, including replacements for stores in
Kroger to sink millions into Columbus area, with several new stores planned
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
will be used to build several new stores, including replacements for stores in Newark, Lancaster, Marysville, Marion and at Northland. Kroger is also expanding the footprint of its store in Grove City, remodeling several stores, and investing in... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Maroons off to schoolChris Corgan and Declan Conway will get the chance to use their lumber right aw
Maroons off to school
Chatham Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
Chris Corgan and Declan Conway will get the chance to use their lumber right away in the NCAA. They've committed to Northland College, where the two former Chatham Maroons forwards are expected to help in a rebuilding process. “They said that... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Exhibition: He Tangata, He Tangatao te ao? He Tangata He TangataWelcome and Haere mai to an outstanding exhibitio
New Exhibition: He Tangata, He Tangata
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 hours ago
o te ao? He Tangata He TangataWelcome and Haere mai to an outstanding exhibition of artists from Gisborne , Auckland and Northland. Including storytelling, music with dance, large scale painting and graffiti, this collaboration of artists... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Videos show dire consequences of DOC underfunding25 May 2016, 4:57 pmPress Release: Forest And Bird in Northland25 May 2016Fores
Videos show dire consequences of DOC underfunding
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 hours ago
25 May 2016, 4:57 pmPress Release: Forest And Bird in Northland25 May 2016Forest & Bird has released two dramatic videos showing how Northland's forests, which are undergoing a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Workshop topped off with beach tripthe history and some of the wealth of stories associated with it from a cultura
Workshop topped off with beach trip
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 hours ago
the history and some of the wealth of stories associated with it from a cultural perspective. "We were also briefed by the Northland Regional Council and Department of Conservation staff about their associated work programmes and some of the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Frustrations mount over flooded Northland yardsMany people in the Northland say, when the rain falls, a river forms in their f
Frustrations mount over flooded Northland yards
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
Many people in the Northland say, when the rain falls, a river forms in their front yards. In the neighborhood near Northeast 37th Street and North Cherry Street, many complain of flooding. The problem is a lack of efficient storm... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Seniors Caught In Confusion Over Auckland Travel CardSeniors to a new travel card.“It’s making one ridiculous decision after another
Seniors Caught In Confusion Over Auckland Travel Card
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Seniors to a new travel card.“It’s making one ridiculous decision after another,” says New Zealand First Leader and MP for Northland Rt Hon Winston Peters.“There is so much confusion we’ve had numerous reports this morning of SuperGold Cardholders... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
FMA Placebo Look At Silver Fern Farms Beggars BeliefKiwis are getting ripped off,” says the Rt Hon Winston Peters, Leader of New Ze
FMA Placebo Look At Silver Fern Farms Beggars Belief
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Kiwis are getting ripped off,” says the Rt Hon Winston Peters, Leader of New Zealand First and Member of Parliament for Northland.“The FMA did not even call us once to discuss our complaint. We understand their ‘engagement’ with Silver Fern... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Safety improvements to start on State Highway 11line markings (rumble strips) from the Haruru Airfield to the Lily Pond Bridge.
Safety improvements to start on State Highway 11
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
line markings (rumble strips) from the Haruru Airfield to the Lily Pond Bridge.The Transport Agency’s Road Safety and Northland Regional Director, Ernst Zollner, says the safety improvements will make the route safer by reducing the risk of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dust hits danger levelSo this is not an issue of people buying a house in the country and then compla
Dust hits danger level
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
So this is not an issue of people buying a house in the country and then complaining about dusty country air," she said. Northland District Health Board's medical officer of health Clair Mills also submitted in support of Ms Wright's call to have... Read more
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NZCity
Head Hunters meth cook jailed for 19 yearsJoseph Rogers, 27, was part of an industrial-scale methamphetamine operation fo
Head Hunters meth cook jailed for 19 years
NZCity / Posted yesterday
Joseph Rogers, 27, was part of an industrial-scale methamphetamine operation for the Head Hunters gang at a rural Northland property where he helped produce more than seven kilograms of the drug. Another cook, Anthony Hone Mangu, 34, was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers – May 24Government of infrastructure that is delivering this game-changing motorway for
Questions & Answers – May 24
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Government of infrastructure that is delivering this game-changing motorway for Auckland.Rt Hon Winston Peters: What about Northland—10 bridges?Mr SPEAKER: Order! The member has had his series of supplementaries today.Police—Funding10.STUART NASH... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Urgent Action Needed After 7th Logging Truck CrashThe seventh crash involving a logging truck in Northland in just over seven wee
Urgent Action Needed After 7th Logging Truck Crash
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
The seventh crash involving a logging truck in Northland in just over seven weeks proves again a balanced road and rail transport plan must be implemented in the region,” says New Zealand First Leader... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Boil order in effect for several businessesand was isolated near Kmart. The break caused a drop in pressure that affected
Boil order in effect for several businesses
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
and was isolated near Kmart. The break caused a drop in pressure that affected several businesses, including McDonald's, Northland Mall, Sauk Valley Media, and the Illinois State Police District 1 building. When water pressure drops below 20... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Harris denies murder chargeMurder-accused Paul Edward Harris during his trial in the High Court at Whangar
Harris denies murder charge
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Murder-accused Paul Edward Harris during his trial in the High Court at Whangarei. Photo / Michael Cunningham A Northland man out shooting possums with his family at night was confronted by a neighbour who tried to wrestle a slug gun off the hunter... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Logging truck crash in NorthlandA crash involving a logging truck on Otaika Valley Road, Whangarei has become t
Logging truck crash in Northland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
A crash involving a logging truck on Otaika Valley Road, Whangarei has become the seventh logging truck crash in Northland just over seven weeks. A fire communications spokesman said there had been a crash involving a logging truck and a ute on the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Logging truck crash in Northlandcrash involving a logging truck on Otaika Valley Road, Whangarei has become the
Logging truck crash in Northland
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
crash involving a logging truck on Otaika Valley Road, Whangarei has become the seventh logging truck crash in Northland just over seven weeks. A fire communications spokesman said there had been a crash involving a logging truck and a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Yikes! Epic lightning storm lights up Wellington as MetService warns of more thunder and squallstornadoes. The rest of the North Island can expect showery conditions, especia
Yikes! Epic lightning storm lights up Wellington as MetService warns of more thunder and squalls
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
tornadoes. The rest of the North Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from Taranaki to Northland, WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said. "Some of these showers will become heavy with some thunder at times... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Drivers take care as ice coats the southtornadoes. The rest of the North Island can expect showery conditions, especia
Drivers take care as ice coats the south
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
tornadoes. The rest of the North Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from Taranaki to Northland, WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said. "Some of these showers will become heavy with some thunder at times... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rents in Auckland jump $20 a week to record hightake advantage of the increase in demand for properties. Rents were also on th
Rents in Auckland jump $20 a week to record high
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
take advantage of the increase in demand for properties. Rents were also on the rise in other markets. The median rent in Northland was up 16.7 per cent to $350 a week on April last year. Bay of Plenty rose 12.7 per cent to $400 a week and the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Movement afterparties: 10 top events during fest weekendskaters and techno DJs for a night at the rink. Featuring DJ Soulnificent and D
Movement afterparties: 10 top events during fest weekend
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
skaters and techno DJs for a night at the rink. Featuring DJ Soulnificent and DJ Arson. 11 p.m. Saturday-5 a.m. Sunday, Northland Roller Rink, 22311 W. 8 Mile Rd., Detroit. 313-535-1666. $15. Soul Clap’s House of Efunk: The spectrum of beats,... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Otago youngsters taking on Australia's bestAuckland events and going to Sydney is expensive but we have received generous
Otago youngsters taking on Australia's best
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
Auckland events and going to Sydney is expensive but we have received generous support with funds also coming from my two Northland tribes,'' father Dan said. "The kids also raise their own money which is being matched by a generous... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Thunder and squalls for western regionstornadoes. The rest of the North Island can expect showery conditions, especia
Thunder and squalls for western regions
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
tornadoes. The rest of the North Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from Taranaki to Northland, WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said. "Some of these showers will become heavy with some thunder at times... Read more
7 related stories
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The New Zealand Herald
Rents in City of Sails jump $20 a week to record hightake advantage of the increase in demand for properties. Rents were also on th
Rents in City of Sails jump $20 a week to record high
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
take advantage of the increase in demand for properties. Rents were also on the rise in other markets. The median rent in Northland was up 16.7 per cent to $350 a week on April last year. Bay of Plenty rose 12.7 per cent to $400 a week and the... Read more
2 related stories
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Wet pattern remains in place (TUE-5/24was forecast…almost to perfection except for one minor thing…the need to build
Wet pattern remains in place (TUE-5/24
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
was forecast…almost to perfection except for one minor thing…the need to build an ark up the I-35 corridor into the Northland because of the flooding rains. my forecast from the day/night before yesterday morning was for rain…70s to 60s to... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Hodag golfers win GNC finale, look ahead to regionalsG.C., Par 36-36 72Team Scores: 1, Rhinelander, 344. 2, Medford, 353. 3, Lakelan
Hodag golfers win GNC finale, look ahead to regionals
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted yesterday
G.C., Par 36-36 72Team Scores: 1, Rhinelander, 344. 2, Medford, 353. 3, Lakeland, 359. 4, Antigo, 363. 5, Tomahawk, 382. 6, Northland Pines, 393. 7, Mosinee, 422. Individuals: 1, Klayton Kree, 81. 2 (tie); Nick Twite, Rhi; Alex Gaber, Rhi; Ben... Read more
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