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The Courier Mail
‘Brotherly love’: Barrett’s concussion fearsof brothers to play together for the All Blacks, against Samoa in June. Their
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
of brothers to play together for the All Blacks, against Samoa in June. Their father Kevin was a hard-running forward for Taranaki while mother Robyn was a noted athlete that the brothers suspect bestowed upon them their flair. Fiercely... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TIN Profiles NZ's Growing Māori Technology Ecosystemthe flagship product of Navilluso Medical, has created the first pop-up virtual
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 hours ago
the flagship product of Navilluso Medical, has created the first pop-up virtual medical centre in New Zealand in the small Taranaki town of Patea.Among the key findings, the 2017 Report shows that New Zealand’s top 200 technology companies have set... Read more
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Canberra Times
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen tells Sonny Bill Williams' critics to stop bleatingthe selectors believed they already had enough cover in the backs for the injur
Canberra Times / Posted 20 hours ago
the selectors believed they already had enough cover in the backs for the injured Nehe Milner-Skudder. Rather than pick Taranaki's Seta Tamanivalu, who made two test appearances against Wales last year, to join the squad it was decided the three... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Kiwis conspicuous by their quietnessvisitors wandering along Queen St Mall gazing up open-mouthed at the four-store
The Courier Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
visitors wandering along Queen St Mall gazing up open-mouthed at the four-storey skyscrapers? Where were the Taranaki truckies and Kakanui cattlemen camping out near King Wally’s statue in the hope of getting a good seat on Saturday... Read more
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News.com.au
Kiwis conspicuous by their quietnessvisitors wandering along Queen St Mall gazing up open-mouthed at the four-store
News.com.au / Posted 20 hours ago
visitors wandering along Queen St Mall gazing up open-mouthed at the four-storey skyscrapers? Where were the Taranaki truckies and Kakanui cattlemen camping out near King Wally’s statue in the hope of getting a good seat on Saturday... Read more
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NZCity
Barrett watchful of big brotherof brothers to play together for the All Blacks, against Samoa in June. Their
NZCity / Posted 22 hours ago
of brothers to play together for the All Blacks, against Samoa in June. Their father Kevin was a hard-running forward for Taranaki while mother Robyn was a noted athlete that the brothers suspect bestowed upon them their flair. Fiercely... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
‘Brotherly love’: Barrett’s concussion fearsof brothers to play together for the All Blacks, against Samoa in June. Their
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 23 hours ago
of brothers to play together for the All Blacks, against Samoa in June. Their father Kevin was a hard-running forward for Taranaki while mother Robyn was a noted athlete that the brothers suspect bestowed upon them their flair. Fiercely... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Brotherly love’: Barrett’s concussion fearsof brothers to play together for the All Blacks, against Samoa in June. Their
News.com.au / Posted 23 hours ago
of brothers to play together for the All Blacks, against Samoa in June. Their father Kevin was a hard-running forward for Taranaki while mother Robyn was a noted athlete that the brothers suspect bestowed upon them their flair. Fiercely... Read more
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The North West Star
NZ coach tells Sonny Bill Williams' critics to stop bleatingthe selectors believed they already had enough cover in the backs for the injur
The North West Star / Posted yesterday
the selectors believed they already had enough cover in the backs for the injured Nehe Milner-Skudder. Rather than pick Taranaki's Seta Tamanivalu, who made two test appearances against Wales last year, to join the squad it was decided the three... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen tells Sonny Bill Williams' critics to stop bleatingthe selectors believed they already had enough cover in the backs for the injur
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
the selectors believed they already had enough cover in the backs for the injured Nehe Milner-Skudder. Rather than pick Taranaki's Seta Tamanivalu, who made two test appearances against Wales last year, to join the squad it was decided the three... Read more
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The Age
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen tells Sonny Bill Williams' critics to stop bleatingthe selectors believed they already had enough cover in the backs for the injur
The Age / Posted yesterday
the selectors believed they already had enough cover in the backs for the injured Nehe Milner-Skudder. Rather than pick Taranaki's Seta Tamanivalu, who made two test appearances against Wales last year, to join the squad it was decided the three... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Lifestyle Market Softens Furthersector.“As is always the case, some regions are displaying greater resilience t
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
sector.“As is always the case, some regions are displaying greater resilience than others, particularly Auckland, Waikato, Taranaki, Manawatu/Wanganui and Otago where volumes have been maintained or increased. All other areas have experienced... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TRC meetings bulletinranking brings a high but slightly lesser level. These statuses will be incorpo
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
ranking brings a high but slightly lesser level. These statuses will be incorporated in the review of the Coastal Plan for Taranaki. People will get an opportunity to have a say when the proposed new Coastal Plan goes out for formal public... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Two-day symposium provides Māori perspective on conflictNew Zealand Wars began in 1843 near Blenheim with the Wairau massacre. Other ma
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
New Zealand 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... Read more
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NZCity
Cerebal palsy sufferer loses court appealIt marks another milestone in the fight that Mr Adlam began in 2006, when he wa
NZCity / Posted 2 days ago
It marks another milestone in the fight that Mr Adlam began in 2006, when he was just six. He was born prematurely at Taranaki Base Hospital in 2000 and due to a lack of oxygen to his brain, he suffered his disability soon after. Until then,... Read more
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NZCity
Five-try haul for Li in North Harbour winWinger Tevita Li has scorched his way to five tries as North Harbour ran riot i
NZCity / Posted 3 days ago
Winger Tevita Li has scorched his way to five tries as North Harbour ran riot in thumping premiership leaders Taranaki 64-33 in the final round-robin match of rugby's national provincial championship. With a spot in the semi-finals already assured,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Oil Industry Representative Misleads Publictesting harmed marine mammals. Smith was reacting to news that Schumberger plan
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
testing harmed marine mammals. Smith was reacting to news that Schumberger plans to explore almost 90,000 sq km of the Taranaki Basin, after seismic exploration of the East Coast Basin with its survey ship Amazon Warrior.Madgwick, interviewed... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Woolhandlers spotlighted at Waimate Spring Shearsin Waimate.Runner-up in the 2014 New Zealand Championships in 2014, Kamura’s bi
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
in Waimate.Runner-up in the 2014 New Zealand Championships in 2014, Kamura’s biggest Open-class wins to date were in the Taranaki Shears that year, and the North Island Championships in hometown Marton last February.Today, on the first-day of the... Read more
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Surfers Village
Top Kiwi school team? Bay of Plenty take national titleentrants in the event. Team Points 1, Bay of Plenty, 7790 2, Gisborne, 7715
Surfers Village / Posted 4 days ago
entrants in the event. Team Points 1, Bay of Plenty, 7790 2, Gisborne, 7715 3, Canterbury, 7045 4, Auckland, 6970 5, Taranaki, 6535 6, Northland, 6320 7, Coromandel, 5493 8, Waikato, 5448 9, Otago, 5365 10, West Coast, 2255 11,... Read more
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Surfers Village
Scholastic Surfing Champs in New Zealand eye final daya couple of team mates and we need the good results on the final day to take th
Surfers Village / Posted 5 days ago
a couple of team mates and we need the good results on the final day to take the title” added Lee. The defending champion Taranaki Team has their backs against the wall as they sit mid-table in fourth. However the team has five team members... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Tips for building resilience and wellbeing in young peopleThursday, 12 October 2017, 4:48 pmPress Release: Taranaki DHB Media Alert Octo
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Thursday, 12 October 2017, 4:48 pmPress Release: Taranaki DHB Media Alert October 11, 2017 Taranaki DHB is kicking off a 12-day... Read more
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NZCity
Property sales slump in SeptemberThe REINZ house price index edged up 0.7 per cent in September from August to a
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
The REINZ house price index edged up 0.7 per cent in September from August to a record 2699 * All regions except Auckland, Taranaki and Canterbury reached a new high during September * The number of properties available for sale fell 2.6 per cent... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Despite challenging conditions, residential prices increasein the number of sales in comparison to August, and two regions experienced dou
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
in the number of sales in comparison to August, and two regions experienced double-digit growth – Gisborne (up 25%) and Taranaki (up 11.4%).“The soggy start to spring combined with the ‘election effect’ has had a significant impact on the number... Read more
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Surfers Village
Northern Makorori hosts youngest Kiwi scholastic competitorsthe conclusion of the day’s action, Bay of Plenty had retained their number one
Surfers Village / Posted 6 days ago
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 individual result away from eclipsing Bay of Plenty while teams ranked fourth through... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
First Race in NZ's Inaugural Marokopa Munter in TaranakiThursday, 12 October 2017, 9:01 amPress Release: Marokopa Munter First Race in
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
Thursday, 12 October 2017, 9:01 amPress Release: Marokopa Munter First Race in New Zealand’s A1 Adventure Racing Series Underway in Taranaki This WeekendPersistent widespread rain across... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
WOMAD NZ Wins ‘Best National Event of the Year’prestigious ‘Best National Event of the Year’, TAFT Chief Executive, Suzanne Po
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
prestigious ‘Best National Event of the Year’, TAFT Chief Executive, Suzanne Porter, says “This is an award that recognises Taranaki, our partnerships and our loyal WOMAD audience as much as the festival. We thank our WOMADers and partners for their... Read more
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NZCity
Taranaki retain Log o' Wood against TurbosTaranaki will hold the Ranfurly Shield through the New Zealand summer after out
NZCity / Posted 6 days ago
Taranaki will hold the Ranfurly Shield through the New Zealand summer after outclassing Manawatu 46-25 on Wednesday. Fijian-born All Blacks Waisake Naholo and Seta Tamanivalu did all the damage in New Plymouth, bagging a brace apiece and running... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Stratford To Host A Meet Your Maternity Services RoadshowWednesday, 11 October 2017, 10:59 amPress Release: Taranaki District Health Boa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 10:59 amPress Release: Taranaki District Health Board Stratford to host a Meet Your Maternity Services roadshow A range of free and low cost support services for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Council Assessments Show Councils Performing Stronglycouncils:Waimakariri District Council, Hastings District Council, Nelson City C
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
councils:Waimakariri District Council, Hastings District Council, Nelson City Council, Masterton District Council, South Taranaki District Council, Far North District Council, Waikato Regional Council and Whakatane District Council. The reports... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Housing Affordability Improves in Some Regionsto experience the greatest improvement in affordability over the most recent qu
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
to experience the greatest improvement in affordability over the most recent quarter are Northland at 11.5 per cent, and Taranaki at 7.5 per cent.“Borrowing costs have remained relatively low and wages static, so house prices continue to be the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
BERL to celebrate 60 years in businessarising from the improved outcomes of those in owner-occupier housing. “We have
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
arising from the improved outcomes of those in owner-occupier housing. “We have provided regular impact assessments for the Taranaki Arts Festival Trust across the range of their events including WOMAD and the Garden Festival.“We are proud to renew... Read more
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Surfers Village
Bay of Plenty makes push at Kiwi National Schools comphas the team 500 points ahead of their nearest rivals Auckland in second with C
Surfers Village / Posted 7 days ago
has the team 500 points ahead of their nearest rivals Auckland in second with Canterbury in third while defending champions Taranaki have some work to do to retain the title, currently sitting in fifth. Bay of Plenty’s Elin Tawharu along with team... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
NZ's darkest hour, the Battle of Passchendaele remembered by survivors' sonsdominated the ridge." Young, born in 1886, the year of the Mt Tarawera eruptio
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
dominated the ridge." Young, born in 1886, the year of the Mt Tarawera eruption, was older than most in the trenches. The Taranaki solicitor had been refused enlistment in early 1915 due to a hernia. After it was fixed, he reapplied. By mid-1917... Read more
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Surfers Village
Kiwi national schools champs kick off in Gisbornethrough to the second round of the event with only one surfer being relegated t
Surfers Village / Posted 8 days ago
through to the second round of the event with only one surfer being relegated to the repechage round. Defending champions Taranaki had to rely on a powerful performance from Reef Matthews to see them through at the end of the day in the Under 18... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New surgeons provide services closer to homeMonday, 9 October 2017, 1:43 pmPress Release: Taranaki District Health Board M
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 9 days ago
Monday, 9 October 2017, 1:43 pmPress Release: Taranaki District Health Board Media Release September 27, 2017 for Taranaki patients Taranaki patients needing... Read more
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NZCity
NPC relegation looms for beaten Aucklanddominant win guarantees them a play-off berth and means the semi-finalists have
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
dominant win guarantees them a play-off berth and means the semi-finalists have been found one round early. They will join Taranaki, Canterbury and North Harbour regardless of the results in the final round next weekend. More interest will focus... Read more
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NZCity
Soaking rains move into Bay of Plentyupper North Island where morning falls are expected to become heavier by Sunday
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
upper North Island where morning falls are expected to become heavier by Sunday afternoon in Northland, Auckland, Waikato, Taranaki, Whanganui and the Coromandel Peninsula. Heavy rain alerts are now in place for the Bay of Plenty, Mount Taranaki... Read more
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NZCity
Nelson set for a weekend soakinglow pressure system is also set to bring weekend wet weather to much of the Nor
NZCity / Posted 11 days ago
low pressure system is also set to bring weekend wet weather 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... Read more
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NZCity
Taranaki claim Ranfurly ShieldCanterbury's 13-month custody of the Ranfurly Shield is over, falling 55-43 to
NZCity / Posted 11 days ago
Canterbury's 13-month custody of the Ranfurly Shield is over, falling 55-43 to an unrelenting Taranaki in Christchurch. Ahead 31-7 before the half-hour mark, the Cantabrians appeared all but certain to retain the Shield since reclaiming it in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
G-G Opens the Halberg Junior Disability Gamesin regional teams, support by their local Parafed (Northland, Auckland, Waikato
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
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 including athletics, swimming, triathlon,... Read more
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Surfers Village
School surfing descends upon Gisborne for Kiwi champson Monday morning. Eleven regional teams have confirmed their attendance at th
Surfers Village / Posted 12 days ago
on Monday morning. Eleven regional teams have confirmed their attendance at the event and are hoping to topple the mighty Taranaki Team who stormed to victory for the first time in 2016. Taranaki will go into the five-day event as one of the hot... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A Family Planning Film Fundraiser: Girl RisingThis Year”– Huffington Post • Tuesday 10 October• Doors open 6pm, film screenin
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
This Year”– Huffington Post • Tuesday 10 October• Doors open 6pm, film screening at 6:30pm• Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision, 84 Taranaki St, Te Aro,Wellington• Running time 1hr 41minRead more information on our event page.Watch the trailer here.© Scoop... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Settled weather coming to an end this weekendrain accumulations will be in the high lying regions exposed to the northerly f
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
rain accumulations will be in the high lying regions exposed to the northerly flow, such as the Nelson Ranges, Mount Taranaki and the Tongariro National Park” explained Meteorologist Kyle Lee. “Also, the northerly winds associated with the... Read more
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NZCity
Activists in court for oil protestsearching for oil and last week applied for an exploration licence for an almos
NZCity / Posted 13 days ago
searching for oil and last week applied for an exploration licence for an almost 19,000 square-kilometres stretch of the Taranaki Basin. This included areas inhabited by the critically endangered Maui dolphin and New Zealand Blue Whale... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Biodiversity Group Wild for Taranaki Means BusinessThursday, 5 October 2017, 10:52 amPress Release: Taranaki Regional Council Wil
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 13 days ago
Thursday, 5 October 2017, 10:52 amPress Release: Taranaki Regional Council Wild for Taranaki, the region's biodiversity umbrella group, has entered... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Auckland Property Values Decrease, While Regions Gainthree months the regions seem to have been performing better than the cities pa
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
three months the regions seem to have been performing better than the cities particularly Stratford District up 7.5%; South Taranaki up 6.0% and South Wairarapa up 5.8%.In the South Island, over the past three months values are still performing well... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Dismantling Wellington’s trolley bus wiresemergency section runs along Featherston Street, Hunter Street, Victoria Street
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
emergency section runs along Featherston Street, Hunter Street, Victoria Street, Jervois Quay, Wakefield Street, lower Taranaki Street and Whitmore Street. “Residents along trolley routes should expect some limited machinery noise, but only for... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Chapman Tripp Acts on Beach Energy’s Au$1.5bn Acquisitionis transformative for ASX-listed Beach Energy, and will see Beach Energy acquir
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
is transformative for ASX-listed Beach Energy, and will see Beach Energy acquire a major interest in the Kupe gas field in Taranaki, which is New Zealand’s third largest production facility. The transaction is subject to approval by the Overseas... Read more
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NZCity
Ex-All Blacks coach Burke dies, aged 90administrator; our game is better off because of men like Peter," Mr Impey said
NZCity / Posted 15 days ago
administrator; our game is better off because of men like Peter," Mr Impey said. "Our thoughts are with his family and the Taranaki rugby community at this time." A lock and No.8, Burke played 12 matches for the All Blacks between 1951 and 1959,... Read more
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NZCity
Kereru count results 'exciting': WWFyear is Dunedin which is exciting," a WWF-NZ spokeswoman said. Good numbers we
NZCity / Posted 16 days ago
year is Dunedin which is exciting," a WWF-NZ spokeswoman said. Good numbers were also seen at Waiheke Island, Whangarei, Taranaki, Bay of Plenty, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, the West Coast and Christchurch. There were 122 observations of... Read more
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