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Waihi Beach's lifeguard service will be able to fund new first aid equipment thanks to community spirit of Katikati College student Rikayla Richardson. The Trust Waikato Waihi Beach Lifeguard Service will receive $250 donation from Rikayla who this...

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NZ First party leader Winston Peters is talking tough on foreign ownership, land sales and race-based political parties as seen during a public meeting in Katikati today. In front of standing room only at the War Memorial Hall, Winston addressed the party...

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Fonterra holding its milk price to $6 per kilogram of milk solids for the 2014/15 season is a relief for farmers, says Federated Farmers. “The milk price hold is good news given there's been widespread speculation about it sliding below the...

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A lack of information about a workplace accident at the Port of Tauranga which resulted in a cargo worker's death is being slammed by the Maritime Union of New Zealand. The Union today condemned both the Port of Tauranga company and the man's...

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Bay of Plenty Regional Council is working to remove the wrecked pilothouse cutter Checkmate from Motuhoura, or Whale Island, where it grounded on Friday. The Regional Council moved to declare the boat a wreck earlier this week, and salvage of the 47 foot...

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Tauranga bride-to-be Kerri Harnett's five children are scurrying around city stores to organise her a free wedding, thanks to the family winning MORE FM's Kids Choose the Wedding competition. Invitations, hair, make-up and all the planned...

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Bay of Plenty Police are appealing for information about the whereabouts of Christopher Hansen. The 50-year-old man was last seen driving his 2003 Nissan Liberty station wagon, with the registration number FBN130, about 12.30pm in Kawerau today. Christopher...

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The Foundation for Youth Development will receive $120,000 from the Acorn Foundation towards the Kiwi Can programme over the next few years. The grant is part of $430,000 the foundation is giving to 83 organisations in the Western Bay of Plenty community. ...

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A record number of clubs are vying for title honours at the ASB Arena courts in Volleyball New Zealand's 47th National Club Championships. From today until Saturday 50 teams will play across four divisions, for men's and women's first...

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This week National announced it would pump a further $40 million into aged care as earmarked in the recent budget. The extra funding will increase resthome bed subsidies by five per cent from October 1, and provide further support for dementia care. National...

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