NEWS AND YOUR VIEWS FOR OUR DISTRICT

   

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Council CEO leaving

Kaipara District Council CEO Steve Ruru has resigned to take up the equivalent position with the Southland District Council. He leaves in October after three years at the helm

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Agreement secures health facility

Dargaville and the wider Kaipara community have the assurance of the continuation of dedicated health services for the...

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Tying the knot in true Kaipara style

Kaipara has had more than its fair share of wind and rain recently, and for Pahi newlyweds, Ngaire and Andrew 'Red'...

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Lions reward community service

Ruawai Lions have recognised one of its longest serving members by presenting him with the organisation's highest award....

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DLT from strength to strength

Dargaville Little Theatre is now a month into rehearsals for Footloose one of its biggest productions to date....

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More rain follows storm

Kaipara farmers, residents, utility providers and local authorities are starting to count the cost of the storms this...

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Recycling helps the community

When we put out our blue rubbish bags each week, most of us also have the chance to recycle our waste in yellow bags...

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A safe space for shared experiences

Dargaville's new Sands Coffee Group is the first of its kind in the Kaipara and one of only three in Northland....

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Storm didn’t dampen spirits

Torrential rain and gale-force winds proved to be no match for passion during the Dave Culham Taniwha Shield, which ...

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Kauri dieback fears lead to closure

Public access to two forested hills in the Kaipara has been closed off in a bid to limit the spread of Kauri dieback...

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Double accolade for automotive giant

There are countless awards in the automotive world for the appearance and design of cars and even more which judge...

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Built to tackle the toughest terrain

Over the years the words 'Honda' and 'tough' have become somewhat synonymous to Kiwi farmers...

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Dargaville MX triumphs

Dargaville Motocross Club triumphed over incessant rain and tough competition to come second overall at the...

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Morning squash meet

Southern Squash Club life member Viv Smith is starting a Thursday morning squash meet exclusively for the ladies....

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Mangawhai decision imminent

A decision on the contentious Mangawhai rates dispute is likely later this week....

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