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Carvings vandalised at college

Police are seeking information from the public after vandals attempted to set fire to three newly erected Maori carvings at Whangaparaoa College on Monday. Read more >>

BUSINESS

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Mechanic ready for retirement

Fifty-three years of his head stuck under the bonnet have come to an end for Bernie Donovan, of VTNZ, in Warkworth.

HEALTH & LIFESTYLE

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Bridge keeps brains healthy

Maths, strategy and concentration may not sound like an entertaining night out, but Warkworth Bridge Club members would disagree.

MAHURANGI

Sandspit Wharf parking frustration

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The lack of parking at Sandspit Wharf is frustrating Kawau Island residents, who fear the only change will be a hike in parking fees.
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ENTERTAINMENT

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Island rhythms raise funds

Singers and musicians will take to the stage for Music in the Gardens at Mansion House, on Kawau Island, on February 14.

ENVIRONMENT

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Septic tanks under microscope

Public concern over the impact of septic tanks on water quality in Whangateau has prompted Council to begin weekly sampling.

OPINION

History: Auckland’s anniversary celebrations

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In January 1890, Auckland and New Zealand both marked their 50th Jubilee with three days of festivities in Auckland. 
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SPORT

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Top of the Rock challenge

Runners, walkers and mountain bikers will take to the countryside around Kaiwaka next month for the multi-sport event, Top of the Rock.

FEATURES

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Mahurangi Matters features

See our stories and advertiser specials in the latest Mahurangi Matters features on Water and Education.
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Auckland’s budget for the next 10 years will be released for public comment later this month.

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During the next year, we will follow the events of the Great War and share local stories.

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One of the largest infrastructure projects ever proposed in the Mahurangi area has been given the go ahead.

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Kia Ora and welcome to our very special part of NZ. Learn more about local attractions and events.

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Local green solutions for a better future unite business, government and community.
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The smart money is on local businesses who provide reliable products and service.
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Sports mad kiwis love to hear the starter's whistle - sports news and results here.
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Good health and well-being starts at home. Local advice can get you started.
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Auckland's north boasts a vibrant arts community, embracing all ages.