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Ten Years On - The House Of Ngāpuhi Stands Firm

Ten Years On - The House Of Ngāpuhi Stands Firm

An independent review of Te Rūnanga-Ā-Iwi-O-Ngāpuhi's governance and operations over the past decade has found a high performing organisation, Chair Sonny Tau announced today.

Mr Tau said the Rūnanga - which today represents 120,000 Ngapuhi - had achieved a very good report card.

Accused Emma Agnew Killer Says He Was Framed By Police

Accused Emma Agnew Killer Says He Was Framed By Police

Christchurch, Oct 28 NZPA - Emma Agnew murder accused Liam James Reid said today that scientific evidence against him must arise from accidental transference, contamination, or from being planted.

Second Child Gives Evidence In Nia Glassie Trial

Second Child Gives Evidence In Nia Glassie Trial

Wellington, Oct 28 NZPA - More harrowing details of the last days of three-year-old Nia Glassie's short life were outlined in the High Court at Rotorua today.

Strong Interest In Returned Medals

Good crowds were experienced by the QEII Army Memorial Museum over Labour Weekend with almost 1500 visitors making the trip to Waiouru over the three days.

New Partnership Aims To Prevent `Shocking Level' Of Child Dental Disease In New Zealand

New Partnership Aims To Prevent `Shocking Level' Of Child Dental Disease In New Zealand

28 October 2008 - Half of all New Zealand children starting primary school have preventable dental disease, according to leading specialist paediatric dentist, Dr Nina Vasan.

Sunsmart: Not So Smart?

Sunsmart: Not So Smart?

28 October 2008 - The Indoor Tanning Association NZ Inc (INTANZ) says it is ``extremely keen'' to work together with SunSmart and The Cancer Society to improve public health outcomes for skin cancer.

Bike Bash Riding Into Record Books

Bike Bash Riding Into Record Books

28 October 2008 - CanTeen's Annual Bike Bash is back this year with a mission in mind; to set a world record for the furthest distance a team of 12 cyclists has travelled across 12 hours.

Water Availability Community Meetings In Canterbury

28 October 2008 - Environment Canterbury (ECan) is hosting a series of community meetings to discuss the availability of water pumped from wells, rivers and streams, along with the implementation of the new national environmental standard for the measurement of water takes throughout the region.<

Water Availability Community Meetings In Canterbury

Environment Canterbury (ECan) is hosting a series of community meetings to discuss the availability of water pumped from wells, rivers and streams, along with the implementation of the new national environmental standard for the measurement of water takes throughout the region.

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28 October 2008 - The path is open for Hollywood to come to Rodney.

Last week the Rodney District Council's District Plan Committee voted to allow a variation to the District Plan that would enable Kelly Park in Wainui to be designated a special zone for film production.