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Orewa fireworks event fizzles out
The popular Guy Fawkes event held on Orewa Beach each November by the local fire service has been cancelled. Organisers are blaming a mix of funding, logistical and consent issues.
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Court hears of systemic failure at Nautilus
The problems with the Nautilus, which were laid bare before the Auckland High Court, involve much more than leaky cladding.
Beachcombers pick up slack
Business class council flights
College remembers Great War
A toy story
Targeting a cleaner coast
Manly movers and shakers
Straker Translations, a family business in Manly Village, is being acknowledged as a major mover and shaker.
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Stanmore joins Breakfast Club
Free breakfast at local schools is catching on, with Stanmore Bay the second on the Coast to offer a morning meal to its students.
Supercity opposition heads to High Court
NAG has filed an appeal against Local Government's decision not to assess its bid to establish a North Rodney Unitary Authority.
Mangawhai Park plan
New Warkworth bus network
Ti Point harvesting
Araparera forest joint-venture
Council takes Rodney money
Saddle up for country dance
Stetsons, blue jeans and boots will be the dress code for a Country Dance at the Ranfurly Hall, Kaipara Flats, on Saturday, August 23.
Environmentalism takes root
Farmland was transformed into forest this month, after students planted 1600 natives as part of an initiative to improve water quality.
History column: Seafarers and solicitors
The Sellars family (originally ‘Sillars’) came from the Isle of Arran in Scotland and many of their men were master-mariners.
Viewpoint: Council service cuts
TOSSI: Nursery team salute
Cuisine: Spud surprise
Health: Don't stress
World title beckons
NZ kickboxing champion Ricki Byass likes a challenge, and one of the biggest lies ahead of him – a chance to compete for a world title.
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