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Top U14 team in Northland

The Northern Wairoa/Otamatea/Rodney U14 representative rugby squad has won the Northland U14 championship. After training together and two end-of-season games, they are now the top regional rep team in the whole of Northland, from Wellsford through to Cape Reinga. Coach, Paul Slimo, said he is proud of the boys for their strategy and discipline. "It has been a real pleasure to coach all of these potential All Blacks." Eleven players have been selected for the South Zone squad, which will go on to play Auckl

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Council takes action against auditor and ex-CEO

Kaipara District Council commissioners are taking Audit New Zealand to court for negligence over the loss of millions of...

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In a landmark first, the decision by the Kaipara District Council commissioners to launch legal action over the...

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Museum exhibition eyes the future

Across the world, centennial commemorations of the 'war to end all wars' are taking place over the next four years....

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Blessing of generosity returned

Crowds gathered on Saturday August 23 for an interesting cultural experience in Dargaville the visit to local...

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New Habitat home

Work is set to begin on Dargaville's fifth Habitat for Humanity house the most complex on-site build that the housing...

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New street lighting saves power and money

New street lights being installed in the coastal settlement of Baylys Beach could save ratepayers thousands of dollars...

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Art awards opening gala

An opening gala for the Gilmore Brown Art Awards will be hosted by the Kauri Museum on September 5, ahead of a month...

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Bowling along for a century

It might have taken 99 years, but the Maungaturoto Bowling Club now finally holds a senior Northland bowls title as it...

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Your journey to BUILDING or RENOVATING

It has a myriad meanings but in the case of construction it can be put as simply permission to build a structure with...

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Spring spruce up for Kaipara’s fleet

It's been a harsh winter in the north, at least by our fairly temperate standards. But however you slice it, the...

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Learner driver mentors update

Volunteer mentors are being sought for a new project to help young drivers in the Kaipara....

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Seminar to look beyond retirement

Dargaville Cancer Support Group and Hospice Kaipara are hosting a seminar to address the questions t...

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