NEWS AND YOUR VIEWS FOR OUR DISTRICT

   

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Cross country champions

More than 200 Kaipara school kids raced up and down hills and over fences in the Northern Wairoa schools cross country championship last week.

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Successful local artist takes to the road

Dargaville artist Pauline Gough has one more reason to celebrate in a long list of achievement....

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Local identity retires

After almost five decades in the building trade, Maungaturoto builder Kelvin James has hung up his hammer and apron. ...

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Sights set high for local waterskier

After one season on the competitive circuit, Baden Curel is hoping to represent New Zealand in waterskiing within the...

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Maungaturoto club turns 100

Current and former members of the Maungaturoto Bowling Club came from as far as Picton recently to celebrate 100 years...

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Riding skills on display

The Hakaru Pony Club is celebrating four decades of success which have produced riders with a life-long interest in ...

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A timely donation

Dargaville Lions Club presented Big River FM with a donation last week which will help the radio station purchase two...

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Seven decades of superb service

"Jack Fannon's is closing down." That rumour spread quickly around town, but after more than ten decades of the firm...

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New owners hope to build on Jack’s success

The new owners of Jack Fannon's menswear store say their lack of experience in the trade is no great disadvantage....

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Your journey to BUILDING or RENOVATING

The walls are up, the roof is on, the carpets are down, and it's time to take the keys in hand for your new build....

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Rangers reunion celebrating success

Reunions can sometimes be a fraught occasion there's always someone from your old sports team or school who you know is...

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Two world championships on one wheel

Successfully defending her world championship title was an 'amazing experience' for Dargaville teen Sam La Hood. ...

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Hospice Kaipara fundraising luncheon

The wife of Ruawai's most famous farmer is donating her time for Hospice Kaipara....

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