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West Coast Mills In Crisis May Get Remedy

It appears that the on-going efforts of the West Coast Timber Association and related interested parties seeking government assistance to the troubled timber industry on the West Coast may be about to bear fruit.

Arthritis New Zealand Support Mtb Report

The recently released Medical Training Board report has found there is a major shortage of doctors, which Arthritis New Zealand believes will cause serious problems as the population ages.

Art Scholarships Created In Memory Of Karen Aim

Following the tragic death of young Scottish tourist Karen Aim in Taupo early this year, a community working group has proposed that a memorial scholarship programme be established to honour Miss Aim's memory.

Wanganui Homicide Enquiry: Operation Cross

Wanganui Homicide Enquiry: Operation Cross

Detectives investigating the unprovoked killing of Paul Shane Kumeroa are trying to trace the movements of a car believed to be involved in a number of incidents of disorder, and found burnt out in the early hours of morning on wasteland near to the Mole.

Taxi Industry Champions Braille Signs In Taxis

Taxi Industry Champions Braille Signs In Taxis

The Association of Blind Citizens of New Zealand (Association) applauds the efforts of the NZ Transport Agency (previously Land Transport New Zealand) and the taxi industry for its recognition of the rights of New Zealand's blind, vision impaired and deafblind population.

PGG Wrightson / Silver Fern Farms Settlement Delay

PGG Wrightson / Silver Fern Farms Settlement Delay

Federated Farmers has linked the delay of the PGG Wrightson / Silver Fern Farms settlement on upheaval in global finance markets.

Federated Farmers Meat & Fibre chairman, Bruce Wills, said:

Ellerslie Ticket Sales Top 15,000 In A Month

Ellerslie Ticket Sales Top 15,000 In A Month

The first Christchurch-hosted Ellerslie International Flower Show is shaping up to be an outstanding success with 15,000 Christchurch residents/ratepayers buying tickets during the last month.

Mobile Library Service Continues

Auckland City Council's Community Services Committee has today recommended the continuance of the current mobile library service.

This will be considered by the full council at the Long Term Council Community Plan direction-setting meeting in November.

Defence Force Teams Up For The Challenge

Three New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) teams headed off from Auckland today with $10 and the challenge to get to Queenstown in three days.

National Disaster Week Timely Reminder For Canterbury Residents

Emergency organisations are encouraging Cantabrians of all ages to prepare for emergencies as part of National Disaster Awareness Week, which runs from October 5-11.