Taranaki's gas-guzzling Americarna festival has finally been handed to a charitable trust but founder John Rae will cover any losses the 2015 event incurs.
"I don't feel old."
Firefighter Ian Drewery didn't want his story in the paper.
A tale of violent retribution and divided family loyalties played out in the New Plymouth District Court yesterday.
Isaac Kettle won his heat with a score combined two-wave heat total of 14.23 out of a possible 20.00 at the National Scholastic Surfing Championships at Back Beach.
Mrs Brown, played by Morris West, will be at the Karaoke Takes to the Stage event.
There's a lot of activity at Patea's public ablution block.
From the Archives - Where the boats came in
TSB Bank managing director Kevin Murphy swapped his business suit for overalls and gumboots and headed to a cowshed yesterday.
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