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NZCity
Stolen Bay of Plenty police car foundPolice have found one of their patrol cars after it was stolen in the Bay of Pl
NZCity / Posted an hour ago
Police have found one of their patrol cars after it was stolen in the Bay of Plenty town of Murupara. The car was taken from Oregon Drive early on Tuesday evening, sparking an air and ground search that included the police Eagle helicopter. The car... Read more
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NZCity
Police car stolen in Bay of Plenty townA police car has been stolen in the Bay of Plenty town of Murupara, sparking a
NZCity / Posted 10 hours ago
A police car has been stolen in the Bay of Plenty town of Murupara, sparking a search on the ground and from the air. The vehicle was taken from Oregon Drive at 7pm on Tuesday. Police units are actively searching for the car and the Eagle... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Lifestyle Market Softens Further2016 to sit at 65 days. Compared to the three months ended August 2017 the medi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 19 hours ago
2016 to sit at 65 days. Compared to the three months ended August 2017 the median number of days to sell eased by two days. Bay of Plenty recorded the shortest number of days to sell in September 2017 at 52 days, followed by Auckland, Waikato and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Warm temps ahead of Labour Weekendcountrywide. The largest difference from average has been observed across the w
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 hours ago
countrywide. The largest difference from average has been observed across the western South Island and across parts of Bay of Plenty, Waikato, and Gisborne.The upcoming warm spell will dramatically increase October temperature anomalies across... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Two-day symposium provides Māori perspective on conflictWars began in 1843 near Blenheim with the Wairau massacre. Other major incident
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 hours ago
Wars began in 1843 near Blenheim with the Wairau massacre. Other major incidents included Whanganui, Waikato, Taranaki, the Bay of Plenty and the East Coast, and the Te Kooti campaign in 1872.Professor Te Kani Kingi, Executive Director of Research... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Prep your boat, check your gear, know the rulesTuesday, 17 October 2017, 10:13 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty Regional Council
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 23 hours ago
Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 10:13 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty Regional Council 17 October 2017With the long weekend just around the corner, boaties are... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Another star re-signs with All Blacksto a new contract extension, which will see him stay with New Zealand rugby, hi
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted yesterday
to a new contract extension, which will see him stay with New Zealand rugby, his Chiefs Super Rugby franchise and the Bay of Plenty Province for four more years. The deal is a major coup for New Zealand Rugby with 25-year-old Cane becoming... Read more
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iafrica.com
Another star re-signs with All Blacksto a new contract extension, which will see him stay with New Zealand rugby, hi
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
to a new contract extension, which will see him stay with New Zealand rugby, his Chiefs Super Rugby franchise and the Bay of Plenty Province for four more years. The deal is a major coup for New Zealand Rugby with 25-year-old Cane becoming... Read more
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NZCity
Truck driver dies in quarry crashA driver is dead after a truck and trailer unit flipped at a Bay of Plenty quar
NZCity / Posted yesterday
A driver is dead after a truck and trailer unit flipped at a Bay of Plenty quarry. Police say the vehicle rolled while emptying gravel at the Tauranga Quarry on Welcome Bay's Kaitemako Road about 2pm on Monday. The crash was being treated as a... Read more
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EuroNews
All Blacks flanker Cane commits to New Zealand to 2021Bledisloe Cup match against Australia on Saturday, will also remain with Super
EuroNews / Posted yesterday
Bledisloe Cup match against Australia on Saturday, will also remain with Super Rugby’s Waikato Chiefs and provincial side Bay of Plenty for the next four years. “I’ve grown up supporting all three teams and they’re teams that I love, so to re-sign... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
All Blacks flanker Cane commits to New Zealand to 2021Bledisloe Cup match against Australia on Saturday, will also remain with Super
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
Bledisloe Cup match against Australia on Saturday, will also remain with Super Rugby's Waikato Chiefs and provincial side Bay of Plenty for the next four years. "I've grown up supporting all three teams and they're teams that I love, so to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Better information gets patients back on their feet fasterMonday, 16 October 2017, 10:34 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty District Health B
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Monday, 16 October 2017, 10:34 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty District Health Board Monday 16 October, 2017Better information gets hip and knee patients back on their feet fasterBetter... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Northern clubs dominate record-breaking Pool ChampionshipsSLSNZ sports calendar is the DHL International Surf Rescue Challenge, which see
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
SLSNZ sports calendar is the DHL International Surf Rescue Challenge, which sees a variety of nations from around the world descend on Mt Maunganui in the Bay of Plenty to compete for country honours from 30 November to 3 December.Ends © Scoop... Read more
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NZCity
Hawke's Bay win wrecks Manawatu hopesdeep into stoppage time, holding on for just their second win of the season. T
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
deep into stoppage time, holding on for just their second win of the season. The final standings mean runaway leaders Wellington will host Northland next weekend, while third-placed Otago will travel to Tauranga to meet second-ranked Bay of Pl... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
2017 New Zealand Extra Virgin Olive Oil Awardsto Wairarapa, 12 to Canterbury, 9 to Nelson, 8 each to Hawke’s Bay and Kapiti,
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
to Wairarapa, 12 to Canterbury, 9 to Nelson, 8 each to Hawke’s Bay and Kapiti, 6 to Northland, 4 to Auckland and 1 each to Bay of Plenty, Central Otago, Marlborough and Waiheke Island. This equated to 19 Gold Medals, 43 Silver Medals and 33 Bronze... Read more
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NZCity
Steamers win seals Waikato relegationWaikato's final desperate bid to avoid relegation has fallen short, the NPC rug
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
Waikato's final desperate bid to avoid relegation has fallen short, the NPC rugby premiership tailenders edged 36-32 by Bay of Plenty at Tauranga Domain on Saturday. Both teams scored five tries, but Bay of Plenty's Mike Delany proved more accurate... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Prisoners and Community Offenders help for Conservation Weekproject to enhance the water quality and reinstate wetlands and see the wildlif
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
project to enhance the water quality and reinstate wetlands and see the wildlife return.· Community work crews in the Bay of Plenty have recently constructed 72 predator traps to help manage pests in the 1200 hectare forest and are now busy... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Predator Free starts in your own backyardon what to plant.” “There’s also a backyard trapping workshop in Wellington and
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
on what to plant.” “There’s also a backyard trapping workshop in Wellington and a clean-up of the Awatapu Lagoon in the Bay of Plenty.”“Getting out into nature and weeding and trapping not only helps our natural environments, it also has a... Read more
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NZCity
Snow in the south but warm in the norththough there's good news for the last weekend of the school holidays, with some
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
though there's good news for the last weekend of the school holidays, with some decent weather predicted for the Bay of Plenty and the East Coast of the North Island. However, there is some wetter weather on the West Coast on Saturday... Read more
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Surfers Village
Top Kiwi school team? Bay of Plenty take national titleNew Zealand National Scholastic Surfing Championships Bay of Plenty Win Nation
Surfers Village / Posted 4 days ago
New Zealand National Scholastic Surfing Championships Bay of Plenty Win National Scholastic Surfing Championships Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 13 October, 2017 - Bay of Plenty has claimed the tightest ever title race at the 2017 National... Read more
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NZCity
Anxious wait for Auckland after last losson the table, Auckland will have to wait for the result of Saturday's cross-ove
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
on the table, Auckland will have to wait for the result of Saturday's cross-over match between last-placed Waikato and Bay of Plenty to see who will play in the championship next year. If Waikato win, Auckland will be demoted, while a Waikato... Read more
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Surfers Village
Scholastic Surfing Champs in New Zealand eye final dayThe final day of action is set for the 2017 National Scholastic Surfing Champio
Surfers Village / Posted 5 days ago
The final day of action is set for the 2017 National Scholastic Surfing Championships being held in Gisborne with the young Bay of Plenty Team desperate to hold on to their number one ranking for one more day. The penultimate day of the event was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
If you can’t call for help, you can’t be rescuedThursday, 12 October 2017, 10:40 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty Regional Counci
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Thursday, 12 October 2017, 10:40 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty Regional Council Thursday 12 October 2017Safer Boating Week (October 13-20) kicks off... Read more
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Surfers Village
Northern Makorori hosts youngest Kiwi scholastic competitorsalso increased with strong cross shore gusts making surfing challenging at time
Surfers Village / Posted 5 days ago
also increased with strong cross shore gusts making surfing challenging at times. By the conclusion of the day’s action, Bay of Plenty had retained their number one ranking. However, second and third placed Taranaki and Auckland are only one... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
2018 NZ Dairy Industry Awards Entries Open SoonLIC, Meridian Energy, Ravensdown, DeLaval and industry partner Primary ITO.Not
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
LIC, Meridian Energy, Ravensdown, DeLaval and industry partner Primary ITO.Not every region is holding a launch event, with Bay Of Plenty choosing to have a prize for their region’s Early Bird entries instead, explains Mrs Keeping.“If you enter the... Read more
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NZCity
Fixed speed cameras confined to two citiesspeed cameras operating in the country and they are all in Auckland and Welling
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
speed cameras operating in the country and they are all in Auckland and Wellington, police admit. Canterbury, Waikato and Bay of Plenty are among the country's eight other policing districts that "do not have static safe speed cameras", a police... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Civil defence preparedness a farmer prioritymeans for staff.Federated Farmers has been actively involved in the response an
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
means for staff.Federated Farmers has been actively involved in the response and recovery following the recent Otago and Bay of Plenty flood events and, last November’s Kaikoura-Hurunui earthquake. One consistent theme has been loss of power... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Efforts continued to tackle pesky weed near Mount TaraweraWednesday, 11 October 2017, 1:27 pmPress Release: Bay of Plenty Regional Counci
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 1:27 pmPress Release: Bay of Plenty Regional Council Media ReleaseWednesday 11 October 2017Bay of Plenty... Read more
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NZCity
Baker, young duo sign up for NZ Sevensmentality which will be great for our group." In a first for the Sevens progra
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
mentality which will be great for our group." In a first for the Sevens programme, all operations will be centralised for the upcoming international season, which starts in November. The whole team will live and train in the Bay of Plenty r... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Investigation into Taupo fatal underwayand Police extend their sympathies to the loved ones of all of those involved,”
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
and Police extend their sympathies to the loved ones of all of those involved,” says Senior Sergeant Nicky Cooney, Acting Bay of Plenty Road Policing Manager.“The investigation is in the very early stages but what is clear is that the vehicles... Read more
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Surfers Village
Bay of Plenty makes push at Kiwi National Schools compNational Scholastic Surfing Championships Bay Of Plenty Back in Familiar Terri
Surfers Village / Posted 7 days ago
National Scholastic Surfing Championships Bay Of Plenty Back in Familiar Territory Atop Rankings Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 10 October, 2017 - Bay of Plenty have returned to the top of the table after a big second day at the 2017 National... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Married at First Sight bride thought Rotorua honeymoon was 'a joke'the only thing erupting in the honeymoon of one Married at First Sight couple w
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
the only thing erupting in the honeymoon of one Married at First Sight couple who spent their post-nuptial holidays in the Bay of Plenty, although Rotorua was not steamy enough to heat up the second couple. Claire, 51, and Dominic, 58, made no... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Squash NZ Confirms Team For Men's World Champsin the Queensland Open and the Cairns International prior to the World Men’s Te
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
in the Queensland Open and the Cairns International prior to the World Men’s Teams.Ben Grindrod hails from Tauranga in the Bay of Plenty and will make his debut appearance for New Zealand in the senior ranks having last represented New Zealand at... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Patients asked to vote for preferred communication methodMonday, 9 October 2017, 9:36 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty District Health Boa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Monday, 9 October 2017, 9:36 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty District Health Board Monday 9 October, 2017The main corridor at Tauranga... Read more
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NZCity
NPC relegation looms for beaten Aucklandto the second-tier Championship. Waikato are three points behind but have two
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
to the second-tier Championship. Waikato are three points behind but have two matches remaining, against North Harbour and Bay of Plenty. Auckland's sixth loss from nine matches came via an error-strewn effort at a waterlogged Trafalgar Park,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Mixed bag - settled week ends abruptly over the weekendwith heavy rain warnings in place there until 3:00am Monday morning” explained
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
with heavy rain warnings in place there until 3:00am Monday morning” explained Meteorologist Kyle Lee. Next in line is the Bay of Plenty with a heavy rain warning in force for today through to Monday 6:00pm. While northern and central New Zealand... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Akarana win second successive National Premiership titlePhilip Kingi, Cole Waaka tries; Mark Graham 5, goals) Waikato 4 (Eric Taiulu tr
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Philip Kingi, Cole Waaka tries; Mark Graham 5, goals) Waikato 4 (Eric Taiulu try) Promotion/relegation: Counties Manukau v Bay of Plenty – October 7, Mt Smart Stadium, Auckland, 5.30pmCounties Manukau Stingrays 64 (Michael Blucher, Roydon Gillett... Read more
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NZCity
Soaking rains move into Bay of PlentyNorthland, Auckland, Waikato, Taranaki, Whanganui and the Coromandel Peninsula.
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Taranaki, Whanganui and the Coromandel Peninsula. Heavy rain alerts are now in place for the Bay of Plenty, Mount Taranaki and the Kakoura Ranges. The heaviest rains are tipped for the Bay of Plenty where up to 160mm... Read more
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NZCity
Driver named in fatal truck v train crashA truck driver killed in a collision with a train in the Bay of Plenty has been
NZCity / Posted 9 days ago
A truck driver killed in a collision with a train in the Bay of Plenty has been named by police. Wayne William Fagasa, 48, died at the crash site on Friday morning. He was passing through a level crossing on Lambert Road, southwest of Whakatane,... Read more
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NZCity
Labour's mandate now stronger: Ardernhave a shared policy platform with the parties we are in negotiations with," sh
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
have a shared policy platform with the parties we are in negotiations with," she said. The Labour leader also acknowledged Bay of Plenty candidate Angie Warren-Clark would now be entering parliament, saying this inched the party closer to its... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Labour welcomes final resultsmost vulnerable in her community as manager of Tauranga’s Women’s Refuge. She w
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 days ago
most vulnerable in her community as manager of Tauranga’s Women’s Refuge. She will also strengthen Labour’s presence in the Bay of Plenty.“The final vote tally shows how this election galvanised people to enrol and vote with the highest turnout... Read more
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NZCity
Nelson set for a weekend soakingto much of the North Island. Hitting the surrounds of Mt Taranaki first from a
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
to much of the North Island. Hitting the surrounds of Mt Taranaki first from about 7pm on Saturday, MetService forecasts the rain to then soak Waikato, Bay of Plenty and Tongariro National Park in a more than 25 hour burst from about 4am on Su... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
G-G Opens the Halberg Junior Disability Gamesgives athletes the opportunity to compete in regional teams, support by their l
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 11 days ago
gives athletes the opportunity to compete in regional teams, support by their local Parafed (Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Taranaki, Manawatu, Wellington, Canterbury and Otago/Southland) across 21 sports... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Research to improve speech rehab for stroke patientsFriday, 6 October 2017, 8:49 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty District Health Boa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Friday, 6 October 2017, 8:49 amPress Release: Bay of Plenty District Health Board Friday 6 October, 2017Tauranga Hospital is one of two New... Read more
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Surfers Village
School surfing descends upon Gisborne for Kiwi champsfive-day event as one of the hot favourites alongside last year’s runner up Auc
Surfers Village / Posted 12 days ago
five-day event as one of the hot favourites alongside last year’s runner up Auckland. However the return of a full strength Bay of Plenty Team will have their opponents concerned, the Bay team comprising five current New Zealand... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
People in Bay of Plenty Enjoy Spending on EntertainmentWednesday, 4 October 2017, 12:48 pmPress Release: Westpac Bay of Plentians are
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Wednesday, 4 October 2017, 12:48 pmPress Release: Westpac Bay of Plentians are more likely to splash out on entertainment compared to many... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland Property Values Decrease, While Regions GainValues there are now 42.6% higher than the previous peak of 2007. The average v
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Values there are now 42.6% higher than the previous peak of 2007. The average value in the city is $686,759. The Western Bay of Plenty market increased 6.9% year on year and 0.4% over the past three months and the market is now 36.5% higher than... Read more
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NZCity
Base of Edgecumbe floodwall faulty: panelto build planned upgrades are likely at fault for a breach that flooded the tow
NZCity / Posted 14 days ago
to build planned upgrades are likely at fault for a breach that flooded the town, an independent review has found. The Bay of Plenty town was flooded and its residents evacuated earlier this year when the Rangitaiki River breached a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Findings of the independent review into Rangitaiki SchemeRangitaiki River Scheme Review Panel.Below the release you will find links to a
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Rangitaiki River Scheme Review Panel.Below the release you will find links to additional information from the Panel and the Bay of Plenty Regional Council. Findings of the independent review into Rangitaiki River SchemeTuesday 3 October 2017Sir... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
October 2017 – Finally, some drier weather!(excluding Marlborough), as well as in the south and west of the North Island.
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
(excluding Marlborough), as well as in the south and west of the North Island. For Northland, Auckland, Coromandel, the Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, and Marlborough, closer to normal October rainfall is forecast.A warmer than usual... Read more
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