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We are going to have a ball


PREPARATIONS are well underway at two schools for a night of glamour, music, food and dancing at their annual balls this weekend. The theme for…

Faster internet for Kawerau


HIGH speed wireless broadband is coming to the Kawerau district within the next month. Evolution Networks, a privately-owned high-speed internet company, will provide the wireless…

Further post-flood photo digitisation


THE photography team is back in Whakatane completing stage one of the photographic digitisation project which has arisen out of the April 6 flood. For many…

Literary heroes visit Kawerau


KIWI writers behind the words and pictures of children’s books will visit Kawerau in August as part of a nationwide tour. The group of authors,…

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Volcanix team ready for season


TWO Eastern Bay players have been named in the Bay of Plenty Volcanix squad for the Farah Palmer Cup. Matata’s Davina Thompson and Opotiki’s Luka…

Surf club double


THE Whakatane Surf Lifesaving Club was recognised at the Zespri Bay of Plenty and Coromandel Awards of Excellence for surf lifesaving last week. Whakatane vice…