NEWS AND YOUR VIEWS FOR OUR DISTRICT

   

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Community supports Poppy Day

Last week volunteers from the Returned Services Association began selling poppies to remember the dead of past wars and fund RSA welfare services.

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Marae’s Anzac anniversary

Closely watched by tutor Mathew Wati, NorthTec painting students (from left) Sarah Toko, Teresa Rai and Patrick Tau ...

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KSA sports awards celebrate 30 years

Kaiwaka Sports Association held its annual awards' dinner last Monday, celebrating three decades of service and...

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Rates rise stirs revolt in Te Kopuru

Te Kopuru ratepayers opposing a proposed 8% rates hike say they want some accountability from Kaipara District Council....

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New academy helps students learn hospitality

Students studying hospitality at Dargaville High School now have a state-of-the-art facility to learn their skills....

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Hockey star gives Olympic message to Dargaville kids

Dargaville Intermediate students have been told 'you can all make it to the Olympics if you want to'....

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Winning partnership

Chairman of Hikuwai Kaipara Waka Ama Club, Archie McCahon, could see that the hefty price of waka ama paddles was...

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A long weekend of art

Dargaville Arts Association will hold a series of two-day workshops over Queen's Birthday Weekend in Dargaville,...

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Mentors are needed for revived programme

Tu Tamariki Ki Kaipara Youth Mentoring programme is up and running again....

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New faces at Pahi

The Pahi Reserve camping ground has a new couple at the helm with local identities Julie Dry and Andrew Kenny taking...

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ANZAC Services

There are opportunities at ANZAC Day commemorations throughout the Kaipara....

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The price they paid

Although their religious convictions made them not want to take part in the fighting, three Te Kopuru mates Henry...

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Highest level of care for elder citizens

The vision of a complete elder care community serving the people of Dargaville has come full circle for the ...

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A dog’s tail… Who tha Boss gonna vote for?

"Ya no, Dog," seda Boss wile we was was cleanin' the big red quod wot he got atta Feel Daze. Well, Boss was. I was ...

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The real Radio Hauraki story

It's an old adage that fact often surpasses fantasy and it has been proven in a new account of the Radio Hauraki...

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Great War to be remembered in Kaiwaka

One hundred years ago the First World War began - a conflict that cost the lives of millions of sold...

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Water Wars

Over the last 100 years we have all witnessed the developed nations spending billions of dollars on ...

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