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Opotiki boy flies the coop

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FLYN Hocart-Saunders says he got into flying for the view. So far, that view has taken in the mountain peaks of Kahurangi National Park, the…

Taking care of our Earth …

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SIXTEEN-YEAR-OLD Alana McConkey has emerged from a week-long environmental leaders’ forum a changed person, and even more determined to continue working in a field she…

A journey of hope

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WHAKATANE nurse Julie Moore’s sister was diagnosed with breast cancer “out of the blue” four-and-a-half years ago. Lucy Marshall, a mother of three young teens,…

Marae inspires graduates

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TODAY there is no doubting the mana of Te Patuwai. Eight members of the Ngati Awa subtribe are among those graduating from Te Whare Wananga…

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Franklin notches up 50

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TOM Franklin has racked up 50 Super Rugby games, but still has nerves before a game. The Opotiki-born Highlanders lock reached the milestone in the…

Paroa miss their shot

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MISSED opportunities hurt Paroa on a cold night in Paengaroa. They were beaten 30-5 in their Baywide rugby premier division clash against Rotoiti last night…