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New club man rolls up sleeves

Gary Parker-Nance

Gary Parker-Nance is getting stuck into grass roots level sport after two decades running international stadiums.

Young talent makes the cut

Clara Wigmore

Clara Wigmore has gone from making pillows and trackpants to high fashion garments out of old bed sheets.

Dangerous trees choppered out


A jogger's close call with a falling branch has resulted in four large trees being removed from a park.

Hospice needs nurse

Cancer family

Totara Hospice is appealing for urgent donations so it can fund a specialist triage nurse.

Theatre debut a dream come true

Leighton Stichbury

Leighton Stichbury is in acting heaven after debuting alongside Michael Hurst and Theresa Healey.

Good progress at Guy homestead

guy homestead

The restoration of a derelict and burnt-out historic house has reached the halfway mark.

Flu shots in demand at busy clinic

Flu shot

Demand for the winter flu vaccination has doubled at the Manukau SuperClinic this year, with more than 1000 doses used so far.

Sisters saddle up, ride to success

Emelia Forsyth

Equestrian expertise is a family trait for Georgina and Emelia Forsyth who are busy claiming titles in national competitions.

Opera singer's musical score

Filipe Manu

An internship with New Zealand Opera will help Filipe Manu's classical music career hit the right notes.

Mobility dog's mysterious death


The police and SPCA are investigating the possible poisoning of a much-loved mobility dog.

General election's first step unfolds


3.2 million envelopes are about to be sent around the country so that registered voters can check their details.

Planner: gas station by school alright


BP should be allowed to build a service station next to a primary school, an Auckland Council officer says.

'Worst served in public transport'


Long-suffering public transport passengers from South-East Auckland are among the most poorly served in the city.

Kids invent fire alert for deaf

Students with deaf device

Three youngsters who invented a device to help deaf people escape fires are showing it off in the US.

Scott's speedy visit a hit

Scott Dixon and Tony Marsh

Scott Dixon took time out from his busy schedule to talk about life as an IndyCar driver at the Howick Club.

Rustlers make off with model cow


Rustlers have pinched a calf - albeit a fibreglass version from the Howick Historical Village in Auckland.

Reunion for Polish migrants

John Roy-Wojciechowski

It has been 70 years since Auckland man John Roy-Wojciechowski settled as a refugee in Pahiatua.

Sumobots clash at school


Two Auckland high schools have had a fight to the robot death in the first ever Sumobot Contest.

Busy road for 'hardy few'

Luke Christensen

Luke Christensen is confident pedalling through the CBD but says he would not ride along Pakuranga Rd.

Auckland service station opposed

Bp opposition

BP's plan to build a petrol station on Pakuranga Rd remains unpopular despite proposed design changes.

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