NEWS AND YOUR VIEWS FOR OUR DISTRICT

   

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Rates must be paid

A High Court judgement on the contentious Mangawhai rates case has delighted Kaipara District Council and upset protesting Mangawhai ratepayers.

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Bridge campaign gets boost

Replacement of Matakohe's two one-lane bridges is likely to be listed in Northland's regional land transport plan for...

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Twenty years in business

Dargaville's sewing centre has been a popular destination for those of a creative disposition for many years. ...

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Au revoir Dargaville

Exchange student Claire Rameaux admits when she found out she was coming to Dargaville, she knew nothing about the place...

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A dog’s tail …

Gidday readas. Boss an' me been watchin' the widescreen TV waitin' for the Komminwelth Games, and we was pleased to see...

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Fertiliser applied with pinpoint precision

Despite bucolic stereotypes, the modern farmer uses far more science than his suit-and-tie wearing city counterpart....

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A dab hand at banking — and milking

Meet BNZ Dargaville's new milking, calf-rearing, tambourine-playing, yodelling bank manager....

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Pool will reopen this summer

Dargaville's Kauri Coast Community Pool will reopen this summer while talks continue with Sport Nort...

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Calling all artists

Entries for the Gilmore Brown 2014 Art Awards are now open and artists have until August 29 to submi...

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Lower beach speed

A proposal to drop speed limits on Ripiro Beach to 30km/h has been given the green light from Kaipar...

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