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Both world and NZ records smashed at NZ Pool Championships

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 October, 2017 - 15:05

The second day of the annual Surf Life Saving New Zealand (SLSNZ) Pool Championships held this weekend in Auckland has seen a staggering 29 national records broken, alongside two world records, showcasing the surf lifesaving talent that exists here in New Zealand.

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Serious crash in Otaki

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 October, 2017 - 15:05

State Highway 1 at Otaki is closed following a serious crash just before 4pm near the main roundabout.

Initial reports indicate it involved at least one vehicle and a pedestrian.

The pedestrian has been taken to hospital in a serious condition.

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Hartley's F1 news sensational for NZ motorsport

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 October, 2017 - 15:05

The announcement that Kiwi racing driver Brendon Hartley will race for Formula 1 team Scuderia Toro Rosso in America next weekend is a yet another major milestone in Hartley’s stellar career and for New Zealand motorsport as a whole.

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King beaten in US Open semi final

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 October, 2017 - 15:05

Joelle King put on a hard fought display of squash in the semifinal of the US$165,000 US Open in Philadelphia, but couldn’t prevent second seed Raneem El Welily from making an all-Egyptian women’s final at this year’s tournament.

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Serious crash in Mosgiel

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 October, 2017 - 15:05

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash near Dunedin in which two people remain trapped.

Their injury status is not confirmed at this stage.

It happened at the intersection of Tirohanga Road and Outram-Mosgiel Road just before 3pm, and involved one car.

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Shock and awe in the Government House Ballroom

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 October, 2017 - 15:05

An audience at Government House in Wellington last night were left stunned when Pasifika multimedia artist and fashion designer Lindah Lepou presented a video of her burning many of her iconic gowns designed over the past 25 years.

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Pyper takes lead at PGG Wrightson Wool National Shearing Circuit

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 October, 2017 - 15:05

Winton shearer Troy Pyper won’t be taking the foot off the pedal despite taking an early near-certain finals-placing lead in the PGG Wrightson Wool National Shearing Circuit after the second round in Waimate today.

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Search in Dunedin continues for missing man Gordon McLean

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 15 October, 2017 - 00:05

Police continue to search for 63-year-old Gordon Mclean, who has not been seen since 3pm Thursday afternoon.

Mr Mclean is considered very frail and Police have serious concerns for his welfare.

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New Zealand still in the hunt for world title

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 22:50

The New Zealand International Taekwon-Do team remains in the hunt for the overall title after three days of the ITF Taekwon-Do World Championships in Dublin, Ireland.

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NZF: Top female talent set for spotlight

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 21:35

The focus in the women’s game has recently been on international action with the Football Ferns taking on the world’s best team on a two-match tour of the United States. But attention will turn back to the domestic scene this weekend as the National Women’s League kicks off.

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Moana Jackson speaking today at campaign launch against solitary confinement

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 20:20

Prison abolitionist organisation People Against Prisons Aotearoa (PAPA) is launching its campaign against solitary confinement today in Auckland. The group’s aim is to have all forms of solitary confinement in prisons banned.

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Post Haste Hamilton delivers support to Waikids

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 19:05

Specialists in parcel delivery, Post Haste Hamilton, recently brought our staff a very special delivery to help purchase a vital piece of equipment.

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On The Nation: Workers' Rights Panel

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 19:05

On The Nation: Workers' Rights Panel

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Napier Port announces new Chief Executive

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 19:05

Napier Port has announced Todd Dawson as its new Chief Executive.

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Water main burst on Birdwood Road

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 17:50

A section of Birdwood Road in Massey, between Chamberlain Road and Mudgeways Road is closed due to a burst water main.

Auckland Council staff and contractors are on scene and organising repairs.

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Legacy project to create tech-savvy generation for Dunedin

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 17:50

A $90,000 GigCity Community Fund grant has been awarded by Chorus to a network of technology educators in Dunedin who plan to create a new generation of tech-savvy youth.

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All Whites - Hudson calls for NZ to get behind the team

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 17:50

All Whites coach Anthony Hudson is calling for New Zealand to get behind his team as they look to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

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Player field for Long Drive event confirmed

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 16:35

The player field for the upcoming New Zealand International Long Drive Invitational in Auckland has been confirmed

On Sunday November 5th at Remuera Golf Club the field of 16 entrants featuring 12 different nations or territories will hit for over US$10,000 prizemoney.

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DairyNZ supports decision to cull animals infected with M. bovis

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 15:20

Dairy farmers around the country will be reassured by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) decision to cull animals on farms infected with the disease Mycoplasma bovis (M. bovis), says DairyNZ chief executive Dr Tim Mackle.

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NZF: Battle for youth supremacy begins

Popular NZ News on Voxy.co.nz - 14 October, 2017 - 15:20

A jam-packed weekend of domestic action is in store with the National Women’s League, Futsal National League and Charity Cup match between Team Wellington and Auckland City all set to take place.

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