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Adult’s absence blamed


CORONER Wallace Bain has found a lack of direct supervision led to the death of 15-year-old Jamie Ross Johnston in a duck shooting accident on…

Celebrity chef brings scones


THE smell of freshly-baked scones greeted home cooks as they lined up to meet their culinary hero at Whakatane Paper Plus this week. Celebrity chef…

Jury deliberates Warren verdict


THE jury was yesterday considering its verdict in the case of a man accused of shooting four police officers during an armed siege at an…

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Season rolls into second round


ONE of the Eastern Bay’s entertaining rivalries will feature in round two of the Baywide rugby premier division tomorrow. Poroporo host Paroa in what will…

Gold in sights for rowers


CREWS are aiming for gold at next week’s National Secondary School Rowing Championships at Lake Karapiro. As well as thousands of rowers the Maadi Cup,…

Honour for top coach


WHAKTANE’S Matt Te Pou was awarded a life membership by the Bay of Plenty Rugby Union on Wednesday. It’s been noted he’s one of the…