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A Kaipara dawn

Halcyon summer days on the Kaipara Harbour are being enjoyed by residents and visitors on land and sea. An early rising fisherman, moored overnight in Port Albert, awoke to a stunning sunrise, which he caught on camera from this rare vantage point.

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$500,000 electricity upgrade

A major power project is underway in Dargaville to upgrade lines and improve reliability of the town's electricity...

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Local takes things into own hands

Matakohe resident Jim Duffy knows how valuable life rings can be in water emergencies. ...

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Heading for the top

A rare opportunity to climb Baldrock Mountain presents itself next month as part of the annual Top of the Rock...

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Youth engagement key for TokaFest

Greater youth engagement is a key priority for organisers of this year's TokaFest....

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Delightful Dolls

The late Lothee Diamond was well known in Dargaville for her collection of dolls....

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No roads like Other Roads

After their stunning debut tour of New Zealand in 2014, Other Roads folk trio from the UK, are back and are performing...

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Zonta garage sale

Mangawhai Zonta group will be holding a fundraising garage sale, inclusive of designer clothing, on Saturday, February 7...

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Fun at the lakes

Kai Iwi Lakes is having a free open day on Sunday, February 1 organised by the Mountain to Sea conservation trust and...

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Primed and ready for air

"Hamburger Hunter" is never hard pressed for a quirky comment, which means he is in good company with Big River FM's new...

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Get the most out of your renovation

When it comes time to spruce up the old homestead, whether for reasons of style, substance or sale, there is always a...

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Summer proof your home

With the hottest part of the year well and truly here, many people around the North are thinking about ways to beat ...

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Friendly faces at the Funky Fish

Phillipe and Sophie Guerin always dreamt of working and bringing up their young family in New Zealand. Now they are...

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Fresh new business in town

Fresh is best and that's the message new business owners Gloria Imms and Matthew Sander are bringing to Normanby Street...

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A dog’s tail …

"Well Dog, so wear back to werk." Ya no readas, there is no wurries wiv the Boss. He really tells it like it is eh? ...

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Be my Guest

It is a clich perhaps that every cloud has a silver lining, but it is certainly an apt one at the present, when we ...

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Circus festival ‘awesome’

Circus Kumarani's 9th annual Northland Community Circus Festival was held at Waipoua Forest Camping Ground on January 17...

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Council asks questions

Kaipara residents may soon get a phone call asking questions about the Kaipara District Council and ...

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Yulia and friends in concert at Kaiwaka

Celebrated New Zealand female vocalist Yulia, together with local talent, is to perform in the Kaipa...

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