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Winston’s win finds local support

"I will set about to ensure the promises that were discussed in the campaign are delivered," is Winston Peter's pledge in his first week as the MP for Northland, and a straw poll of local reaction to his election is generally favourable.

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Deputy PM ‘impressed’ by visit

Dargaville and the wider Kaipara form a "vibrant community of resilient people" according to deputy prime minister, Bill...

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Community feedback for council

Kaipara District Council held a week long community planning exercise giving the community the opportunity to have their...

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Dreaming big

ANZ Bank has delivered dreams to the Northern Wairoa Cricket club and Dargaville High School Cricket teams as part of...

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All aboard the Northern Wairoa

The Northern Wairoa Boating Club regatta will be held on Saturday, April 4 with racing starting at approximately...

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A dream realised

Several years ago a quote on Anne Shank's wall was the epitome of her dream: 'Vision is the art of seeing things...

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Taste of the Kaipara

Plenty of snapper fillets will be on the menu for Maungaturoto Rest Home residents following a generous catch donation...

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Fun for young and old in April

There's fun for the whole family this April in Dargaville, kicking off with something for the kids, and finishing up...

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Preserving outboard history

Stuart McCully was the oldest contestant in the Northern Wairoa Boating Club Seagull race on the weekend and at 91, he...

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Getting vehicles back in shape

Dargaville panelbeater Peter Fowlie has seen a lot of change in the trade over his years behind the tools....

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New force in Kaipara farming

After an extensive period of renovation and upgrades, an unassuming building on the approach to Dargaville is now home...

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New year fresh image

As businesses construct their new budgets for a fresh fiscal year, it's a good time to assess the image they portray ...

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Real estate figures

First National has released figures showing there was a 40 per cent rise in sales volume in Northlan...

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