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The fire service's maori liason officer Te Aorangi Harrington speaks children to Ngati Hineaute about fire safety as part of maori language week.

L-R Te Aorangi Harrington and Nevaeh Daniels-Campbell, 2.

Fire safety taught in te reo Maori video

Fire safety lessons delivered in te reo Maori.

Councillor resigns

Tararua District Council offices, Dannevirke, New Zealand, Saturday, July 26, 2008. Credit:NZPA / Ross Setford

1 min ago  Five-term Tararua councillor Warren Davidson has resigned, claiming cases of bullying and abuse.

A date with a judge

A groom gets a date with the courts the night before his wedding.

Bar gunpoint robbery

A woman has been robbed Palmerston North's Sportsman's Bar.

Schools' Pasifika passion shines

Horowhenua schools claimed top two places for cultural performance at annual festival.

Victim's ashes appear in court

Tyrone Gideon's ashes were at the appearance of man accused of his manslaughter.

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Students question their world

Samara Southcombe (12) talks through her hypothesis with judge Alison McRae at the Palmerston North Intermediate Normal School science and technology fair.

0 min ago  More than 700 children showed off their inventions at the Palmerston North Intermediate Normal School science and technology fair on Thursday.

Kura kids share thoughts on language week video

3:32 PM  Kids who started life in te reo share thoughts in language week.

Victim's ashes appear in court

Councillor claims bullying, resigns


Sparkling win for Turbos

Wing Newton Tudreu rampant in the Manawatu Turbos' pre-season rugby game against Tasman Makos.

Manawatu's Turbos score seven tries to three in beating Tasman Makos.

Boys' High first XI football team too strong for Napier

The Palmerston North Boys' High School first XI football team overcame a boggy pitch to comfortably put away Napier Boys' High School on Wednesday.

Palmerston North Boys' High School centre Jackson Ferris, centre, in the act of offloading to set up Liam Giltrap for a try in their Polson Banner clash against Napier Boys' High School on Wednesday.

Boys' High thrash Napier to keep Polson Banner

Palmerston North Boys' High School turned an ordinary season into a good one with a 51-10 pumping of Napier Boys' High School.


Laumape signing a cross-code coup

Ngani Laumape scoring for  Palmerston North Boys' High School against Napier Boys' High School in 2011.

This Ngani Laumape saga has been a publicity coup for rugby.

Sad history repeating

OPINION: Building regulation lessors are not being learned, writes Karl du Fresne.

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TPP details needed

OPINION: Opponents of the Trans-Pacific Partnership were crowing on Tuesday in the belief they'd caught the Prime Minister out in his statements over the deal's potential impact on Pharmac.


Art trail price hike slammed

Kapiti artist Anne Bellamy with one of her watercolours.

Trail no democracy as art and crafters revolt.

MasterChef turns over a new lettuce leaf

MasterChef New Zealand (TV3, Sundays) started with two fresh faces but, better still, it began with an improved atmosphere.

Leo Cooney's model DC-3 inspired a display at Te Takere about early air travel in New Zealand.

DC-3 comes in for landing

A project illustrating a slice of New Zealand aviation history has taken off.

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